James Blake has announced four solo piano shows for December.
Dates are set for Los Angeles Ace Theatre (10th and 11th) and New York's Harvey Theatre (17th and 18th). Performances will involve original solo and collaborative work.
California vinyl pressing plant Rainbo Record is to close its doors and end operations early next year.
The Los Angeles business has been running and pressing vinyl since 1939, also producing CD, DVDs and cassettes over the years, but a recent rent hike in its Canoga Park base has forced its owners to cease trading.
A letter from Rainbo Records President Steve Sheldon to the business' various clients revealed the news.
Promoter GoldenVoice has confirmed the full lineups for its upcoming series of electronic music-focused events in Los Angeles, with the likes of Solomun and Madeon leading the announcement.
Solomun is set to play his only LA performance of 2019 at the Shrine LA Outdoors venue on Saturday, November 2nd, while Madeon will play two shows at Shrine Expo Hall on Friday, November 15th and Saturday, November 16th. The dates make up part of his Good Life world tour and follow his live performance at Lollapalooza festival over the summer.
Secret Project is returning to downtown Los Angeles this October.
Acts billed for it second edition, happening October 12-13, include Four Tet, Ben UFO, Gerd Janson, Denis Sulta, Leon Vynehall, Honey Dijon, Jayda G, Mall Grab, Daniel Avery and Peach, with b2b performances from Nina Kraviz and Helena Hauff, as well as Loco Dice and William Djoko.
DJ Tennis will host a full-day Life and Death takeover, and Peggy Gou and Dixon will make their festival return. Âme and KiNK will play a live back-to-back set, and German duo Modeselektor will also play live.
Primavera Sound has confirmed plans for its first-ever US festival next year.
Set to take place at Los Angeles State Historic Park, the festival will form part of Primavera Sound's 20th anniversary celebrations and will mark the first time the festival has taken place outside Europe.
It will be co-hosted by promoters Live Nation and take place on September 19th and 20th. The lineup is due to be announced later this year, while tickets are set to go on sale this Friday (June 7th).
Flying Lotus has announced a new 3D live tour for North America in support of his recently-announced sixth album, 'Flamagra'.
The artist— also known as Steven Ellison— also has a video to promote for the track 'More', which appears on the new LP. He began teasing the forthcoming work, his first full-length release in five years, by spray painting pavements in Texas during this year's SXSW.