The East 7th Punx venue has been dedicated to DIY and the underground in Los Angeles for over 1 year now. We’ve managed to sustain the venue over the past year through gigs, individual and community support, resources offered to artists and the distro. It’s amazing that we are still standing stro…
normally i woulda kept this off the draw blog but 375 people have shared this link and 15 have donated…the internet is sick and all but seriously fuck the internet for making it so easy to pose. there is no need to ‘like’ this or whatever, just give east 7th a couple bucks.
i wrote about it in the latest issue of nuts! but it’s really in everyone’s best interest for there to be a great all-ages venue in los angeles. if you live on the west coast you already know you need this place to stay alive and if you’re planning on doing a west coast tour you’re going to want this place to be standing when you come through—it’s where like 90% of good LA shows happen. for example, in march: secret prostitutes, la misma, needles, mongoloid (portland), gun outfit, nasa space universe, damages, stoic violence, blazing eye and perfect pussy (ok yeah perfect pussy sucks but you get the point, which is that a lot of good and/or popular bands rely on this space). also it’s one of the only places in LA you can buy punk records from someone who actually gives a shit about punk.
Chances are that your touring punk/hardcore band has played this spot in the past year, so why not throw them a few bucks.