Monthly Archives: July 2012

The New Grand Park

Photos by Dave Childs  

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Beefeater’s Gin-Tastic Olympics Party

Beefeater Gin, in association with the Supper Club,  hosted a pre-Olympic opening soiree in celebration of its new Beefeater 24 line of spirits. Guests at the Simon House in Beverly Hills were treated to a series of in-pool performances by … Continue reading

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Bloomfest Art Exhibit

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Disc Junkie: DVD and Blu-ray Releases, July 24-30, 2012

Please note: titles released solely in DVD format are listed in italics, while Blu-ray or Blu-ray/DVD combo releases are listed in italics and bold font. MULTIPLEX Loathing for Silent House (Universal) reached China Syndrome status upon its brief release in September … Continue reading

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Matthias Düwel’s “EDEN” @Martha Otero Gallery

Martha Otero Gallery is proud to present Eden, an exhibit of paintings and drawings by Matthias Düwel, curated by Julie Machado. The Opening reception is Saturday, August 4, 2012 from 6 to 8pm; and the show will run August 4 – August … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Evening Under the Stars

Many of you in the South Bay are familiar with Torrance Memorial and have benefitted from its services. Now it’s a good time to give back while having a good time. From the press release: “Evening Under the Stars,” Gourmet … Continue reading

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The LA Beat Presents: Trotsky Icepick, Lawndale, Amadans This Sunday At The Redwood

It’s time for another afternoon of free music and good cheer at the Redwood bar And Grill courtesy of your friends at the Beat. Prior to a handful of reunion shows last year, Trotsky Icepick (6pm) haven’t been seen in … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Night:an Interview with Author Jim Fetters

(All photos, except where indicated, courtesy of Jim Fetters. Copyright 2012)   In  1962, a Los Angeles-based television channel by the name of KCOP 13 premiered a horror show by the name of ‘Jeepers’ Creepers Theatre’, igniting in 12 year … Continue reading

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Fun with Necomimi Cat Ears

Necomimi from Neurowear are wearable cat ears that use sensors to move according to your current mood. Why would anyone want to wear them? Because they are weird, hilarious and incredibly fun. The ears rest on an adjustable headband that … Continue reading

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Bloomfest: Mike Watt and the Missingmen, The Gears

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