Monthly Archives: May 2012

LA Girl: Claire Viele

Claire Viele is and artist, photographer, writer and model from Northern Michigan—now living and promoting her artwork in the fantastic LA art community and via her online portfolio here. In Claire’s own words: I am never the same person, therefore … Continue reading

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Disc Junkie: DVD and Blu-Ray Releases, May 29-June 4, 2012

Please note: titles released solely in DVD format are listed in italics, while Blu-ray/DVD and Blu-ray only released are in italics and bold font. MULTIPLEX Goon (Magnet) is a big, amiable lug of a picture, not unlike its hero-of-sorts, an … Continue reading

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Mount Analog Opens in Highland Park

A new vendor and performance venue, Mount Analog, will have a grand opening on Saturday, July 14 at 5906 1/2 Figueroa Ave, near the Highland Park Gold Line train station. Serving as the West Coast office for the UK’s Finders … Continue reading

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Get the Look: Olivia Munn

On May 25th Olivia Munn appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to talk about the her new film Magic Mike and sported a very sexy hairstyle. We received the inside scoop from her Hair Stylist- Mika Fowler- who styled her … Continue reading

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New York’s Hester Street Fair Coming to LA

New York’s Hester Street Fair is going Hollywood this year, bringing some of the finest tastes of New York to our city. The event kicks off with a Bite Size Food and Craft Festival on June 2nd. Participants include Macaron … Continue reading

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Everybody Ought To Know Amy Allison

“My dad’s work and mine has a unique sense of humor that runs deep: kind of existential and philosophical. There’s like some sort of self-effacing quality. I feel like my family has a real bullshit detector. We’re real. We don’t … Continue reading

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The Beach Boys at 50 Years: Santa Barbara County Bowl 5/27/12

In 1966 the Beach Boys released their masterpiece, album, Pet Sounds, now universally recognized as one of the greatest rock and roll recordings of all time. I will be dating myself here, but I was 1 in 1966. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Food Kick Pick: Kale

Kale here, kale there, kale, kale every where! All this talk about kale! I know you’ve seen more kale snacks in your local health food stores lately.  If you’re like me and were asking, “what the kale is going on here?” … Continue reading

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Dirty Dancing Dance-a-Long

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the beloved cheesefest that is Dirty Dancing, (RIP Patrick Swayze), Dance Camera West presents the Dirty Dancing Dance-a-Long: a screening of the film at California Plaza downtown with a pre-show salsa lesson from local … Continue reading

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Tammy Faye IS Nico in Chelsea Mädchen @ Largo on Wed, 6/6

In the wake of her much lauded string of New York performances of Chelsea Mädchen at Joe’s Pub, The HOWL! Festival and The Duplex, and three sold out performances earlier this year at LA’s Bootleg Theatre and another at Woody’s in Palm … Continue reading

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