Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Mating Album Cover Series – Part Two

Here’s some more from our buddies at Black Cat Bone – the results of a photoshop war in a private message forum, and some inspired riffs on familiar images. Thanks to Geoff Cowgill, Conny Olivetti, Brother Louis and M3PO as … Continue reading

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Totally 80’s! Hollywood Bowl, 9/29/12

Friday night at the Hollywood Bowl was a walk back in time to a place where things were far simpler. Bow Wow Wow, The Motels, The Psychedelic Furs and the Go-Gos took the stage for a musical revival of the … Continue reading

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Street Artists Support Keeping a Breast!

This is what happens when you take plaster casts of female American Rag Employees and ask some of the hottest Los Angeles Street artist to decorate the casts. The venerable street art gallery Lab Art Los Angeles was the host … Continue reading

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‘Detonation’ of the Blues:an Interview with Dave Fields Part 2

How did you come to select David Z as your producer for ‘Detonation’? Well, I’d met David Z in Memphis a few years ago, and the second I met him he struck me as being such a nice, easy-going guy. … Continue reading

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Firewater

Last night, I got a call from my friend saying that their buddies’ band was playing, did I want to come up and have dinner and see a show. In spite of not having my camera with me, I feel … Continue reading

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Carmageddon II is Here: 405 will be closed until Sunday Evening!

Starting tonight the 405 freeway between the 101 and the 10 will be CLOSED until Sunday evening.  Here are some helpful links to get you through the weekend: For more info, caltrans has a new traffic website, http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/. For public … Continue reading

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Album Review: Purity Ring’s “Shrines”

Purity Ring, whose name has a religious implication not reflected in the music, are Megan James and Corin Roddick from Edmonton, AB. Originally a pianist and drummer – as well as members of the group Born Gold – the duo … Continue reading

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FIRST FRIDAY OF FALL 2012 AT THE REFINE HOUSE

Guests are invited to REFINE Mixers’ First Friday of Fall at the REFINE House in Venice on Friday, October 5th from 7-10:30pm and will be treated to complimentary Refine specialty low-calorie cocktails while enjoying a LAB ART pop-up with special … Continue reading

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Working Californians presents Prop 32 Opposition Concert

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‘Detonation’ of the Blues:an Interview with Dave Fields Part 1

“I know that’s why I’m here: to bring happiness to people. There’s nothing more amazing in this world than to see another human being smile, and if it’s because of something I’ve played or sang or performed then that makes … Continue reading

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