Wednesday, June 11 2014
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
Diversity is the modus operandi for the 29th edition of LAAPFF.
Wednesday, May 8 2013
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
With no deal breakers, and a boatload of potential, Hands provides more than enough for some alt-music thrills.
Friday, February 3 2012
Shelby Lynne performs live for you on 6 February 2012.
Wednesday, October 5 2011
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
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
The album's inconsistent, but 100 Monkeys have too much talent to go unrecognized.
Sunday, February 13 2011
Homesick Angeleno drafts a love letter to his native city.
Friday, February 11 2011
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.