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11Jan
Warbly Jets
8:30 PM - 11:59 PM Echo
Date: January 11, 2019 to January 11, 2019
Where: Echo, 1822 W Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, United States, 90026
Phone: N/A
Event Type: Concerts & Music
Ticket Price: N/A

In our globalized, algorithm-ruled, data-based society, where the lines between public and private are blurred beyond recognitionwhere the hive mind masquerades as marketable individualism and Big Brother is welcomed with open arms in the name of convenience some alarming questions present themselves. What is human connection? How easily are webought and sold? Is there any way to cut through all the noise? Is it too late? Do we even care? And how does musicreal musicfit into it all?These are the ideas that motivated Warbly Jets new EP, Propagandawhich has the LosAngeles trio examining the idea of life-commodified, with a genre-wrecking sample-based set of rock songs that highlight their studio dexterity as well as their disinterest in doing whatanyone expects of them. Just like their self-titled debut, released in 2017, Propaganda pullsno punches, articulately and acidicly riffing on the seedy state of things, over an arena-ready, anthemic sound and massive beats. Propaganda is a term as much as its a cultural ethos thats been widely accepted. Anything from advertisement to self-aggrandizement qualifies, explains multi-instrumentalist Julien Oneill. From social media, push notifications, targeted adsweve openly elected to carry around miniature billboards, playing our part under the promising guise of a sense of connection. We feel empty without it.After a non-stop year spent on the road opening for Liam Gallagher, The Dandy Warhols, Mystery Lights, and Night Beatsas well as headlining international tours of their own in China and the UKPropagandaserved as a welcome return to Ultrasound Studios, the bands home-base in downtown Los Angeles, and a chance to use their newfound experience, stamina, and perspective to take things to the next level. We were getting burnt out and really wanted to shake up our writing process, so weve been working much more with samplers and keyboards, adds frontman Samuel Shea. And while Propagandadoes provide a distinct shift in the
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