Monthly Archives: August 2012

Disc Junkie: DVD and Blu-ray New Releases, August 28-September 3, 2012

Please note: titles released only in DVD format are listed in italics, while Blu-ray and Blu-ray/DVD combos are in italics and bold font. MULTIPLEX Though not as consistently enjoyable as some Aardman Animations’ previous efforts (like the Wallace and Gromit … Continue reading

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The Nail Files with Katie Cazorla

Katie Cazorla is a doll. No, really. Watch her in action on this week’s episode of “The Nail Files:” Katie, you do a great Drew Barrymore impersonation. Has she gotten over it? Maybe collaborate on a polish?  I love Drew! … Continue reading

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Beat Recommends: The New Corvairs at Liquid Kitty 9/2

Liquid Kitty is known for many things- Punk Rock BBQs, $4 Pabst Blue Ribbon, and their neon “martini and cigarette” sign that draws folks to an otherwise nondescript section of Pico Blvd.  But on Sunday night September the 2nd, they’ll … Continue reading

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What Will They Fry at the County Fair this Year?

Drumroll please…this year’s new treat is DEEP FRIED COOKIE DOUGH! Courtesy of Chicken Charlie’s, of course. They will also be serving deep-fried cereal and classics like Oreos, avocado and frog legs. The avocados are pretty good, actually. Other treats await at Fresh … Continue reading

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Redd Kross @ Amoeba

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Punk Rock Marathon at harold’s Place

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About Lester Bangs

Astral Weeks, insofar as it can be pinned down, is a record about people stunned by life, completely overwhelmed, stalled in their skins, their ages and selves, paralyzed by the enormity of what in one moment of vision they can … Continue reading

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Charles Swenson, Consistently Creating

Charles Swenson has been creating for most of his life. Starting his career at the Charles Eames’ design office, he then stepped into the position as principal animation designer at Filmfair taking over for Jimmy Murakami. When Murakami started a … Continue reading

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Upcoming: The Taste

This is the weekend foodies wait for all year. On Labor day Weekend, from September 1-3, The LA Times will be presenting The Taste at Paramount Pictures Studios on Melrose. This year 5 events will vy for your attention. Tickets are only … Continue reading

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FYF Fest: A Preview from the Bottom Up – Part 2

Here’s part two of our review of the small print on the FYF flyer, most of which is brand new to us. Here are Elise’s immediate responses to the Youtube clips posted on FYF’s artists page. Click here to see … Continue reading

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