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Calling All Local Bands
If you are in a band in Los Angeles, this post is for you.
We want to know about you—and more importantly, we want to hear you. LAist is going to start reviewing local bands, so we need demos, CDs, tapes, MP3s or any other form of audio you can throw at us.
If you recorded it, we will write about it.
So, if you want your band covered on LAist, write to us here. Tell us a little bit about yourself, what kind of music you play, point us to your website, do a tap dance...doesn't matter, so long as you write us.
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