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Anya Marina @ El Rey Theatre (06/19/2009)

Anya Marina @ El Rey Theatre

Here are a few shots of Anya Marina, who opened up for Emiliana Torrini at the El Rey Theatre on August 19th. I’ve been playing her single “Move You” for a while, so it was a nice surprise to find out she was the opening act. Anya will be playing a couple of more Southern California shows (Hotel Cafe on August 26th and Street Scene 2009 on August 28th) before hitting the road in September. Visit http://www.myspace.com/anyamarina for tour dates. Read on to see more photos. Continue reading Anya Marina @ El Rey Theatre (06/19/2009)

Emiliana Torrini @ El Rey Theatre (06/19/2009)

Emiliana Torrini at the El Rey Theatre

Emiliana Torrini played to a packed house at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday, August 19, 2009.  For close to two hours, Emiliana and her band treated the captive audience to a wide variety of her catalog, including “Sunny Road,” “Jungle Drum,” “Me And Armini,” and “Heard It All Before” (not on the set list).  She was in a very jovial mood, perhaps because of the El Rey’s ambiance.  She admitted that it felt great to play at such a Presidential-looking venue (complete with a red velvet interior, chandeliers and a balcony area in the back).  The sound and lighting was equally impressive, making it her best L.A. performance to date. Continue reading Emiliana Torrini @ El Rey Theatre (06/19/2009)