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Wednesday, June 11 2014

Eve Babitz, with Los Angeles at Her Feet

As the cynosure of the counterculture, Eve Babitz knew everybody worth knowing; slept with everybody worth sleeping with and better still, made herself felt in every encounter.


Wednesday, July 24 2013

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013

Diversity is the modus operandi for the 29th edition of LAAPFF.


Wednesday, May 8 2013

Poetic or Introspective Registers Carom Off R-Rated Vernacular in ‘The King of Good Intentions’

The King of Good Intentions depicts scenes that have not yet vanished, although most of its record stores have, on shady blocks off Melrose or Wilshire.


Sunday, April 28 2013

Hands: Synesthesia

With no deal breakers, and a boatload of potential, Hands provides more than enough for some alt-music thrills.


Friday, February 3 2012

The Barbaric (and Poetic) Yawp of Shelby Lynne

Shelby Lynne performs live for you on 6 February 2012.


Wednesday, October 5 2011

Grouplove: Never Trust a Happy Song

The Los Angeles quintet settles for a mixed bag of goods on their debut album. Or perhaps a mixed bag of bads is more applicable?


Thursday, September 22 2011

Today’s Seriously Sagging Britches Have a Precedent in the Society Challenging ‘Zoot Suit’

Kathy Peiss takes us back to a time whe “clothes make the man” led some to adopt a wild sartorial departure from the mainstream, and others to beat them viciously for it.


Tuesday, September 20 2011

100 Monkeys: Liquid Zoo

The album's inconsistent, but 100 Monkeys have too much talent to go unrecognized.


Sunday, February 13 2011

Seven Saturdays: The Snowflakes That Hit Us Became Our Stars

Homesick Angeleno drafts a love letter to his native city.


Friday, February 11 2011

Happy 50th, Henry Rollins

A conversation with Henry Rollins, who is turning 50 this February. He discusses what it's like to get older as a celebrity, his radio show and his upcoming tour.


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E3: 15-17 June 2010 - Los Angeles (Notes from the Road) [23.Jun.10]
Murs & 9th Wonder: Fornever (Reviews) [5.May.10]
Ancestors: Of Sound Mind (Capsule Reviews) [16.Feb.10]
Chinatown (Centennial Collection) (Reviews) [17.Nov.09]
What It Was Like (Features) [29.Jan.09]
Crips and Bloods: Made in America (Reviews) [29.Jan.09]
Midnight Club: Los Angeles (Reviews) [15.Jan.09]
The Best Albums of 2008 (Features) [18.Dec.08]
Flying Lotus: Los Angeles (Reviews) [12.Jun.08]
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