Category Archives: History

Pebble Beach Concourse d’Elegance, Sunday, August 21, 2016 Presented by Rolex

As the field opened at dawn, 200 of the most magnificent collector cars in the world rolled onto the famed 18th fairway of Pebble Beach Golf Links. Pebble Beach Concourse d’Elegance is one the most competitive top-ranking collector automotive events worldwide. … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Live! RM Sotheby’s Historic Monterey Auction

On Saturday, August 20th, Sotheby’s blue-chip, Crème de la Crème car auction took place at the lovely Portola Hotel and Spa in Monterey. Sotheby’s splendid listing of “best of category” had 49 cars, featuring exotic sports and racing cars. A beautiful  green … Continue reading

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Concorso Italiano at the Pebble Beach 2016 Concours d’Elegance

All photos by Rachel Ganz for The Los Angeles Beat On Saturday, August 20, at Black Horse Golf Course, there was a showcase of over 800 Italian designer cars.  The event featured automobiles from Alpha Romeo, Porsche, Ferrari and my favorite — the … Continue reading

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“The Bollocks” Books Signing by Dennis Morris at The Salon (Automatic Sweet)

Anyone who was at “The Bullock” art opening back in 2014 at The Known Gallery knows of the majesty, mayhem and excitement it created in the Art and Punk worlds. My article “The Bollocks” A Private Reception for Dennis Morris at Known … Continue reading

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One Republic Concert and Wine Tasting Presented by IFINITI at the Pebble Beach Concourse 2016

Late Friday afternoon and evening The Concours hosted a fun event. The Charity Wine Tasting and concert was to benefit Pebble Beach Company Foundation and Soberanes Fire Relief Efforts. Guests enjoyed fine wines while strolling on green grass and checking out a few … Continue reading

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Elvis Presley’s BMW 507 at the Pebble Beach 2016 Concours d’Elegance

Automotive displays on Friday afternoon included a sneak peek at Elvis Presley’s BMW 507. 1958 was the year that Elvis Presley fell in love and bought the BMW 507 in a feather white color. After a few months of his many … Continue reading

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Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and Monterey Car Week

This renowned event, opened in 1950 is a celebration of both modern and classic automobile, is more than a prestigious showcase of beautiful cars from around the world. This week-long event (this year spanning August 15-21) draws thousands of people to … Continue reading

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Cornerstone Theater Company Presents “Ghost Town, a Love Letter to Venice”

Cornerstone Theater Company is pleased to present the premiere of “Ghost Town,” a love story between a woman and her home, set in the colorful neighborhood of Venice, CA. “Ghost Town” was created in collaboration with the community of Venice and … Continue reading

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Everyone Prefers Blondes – Marilyn Event at Morrison Hotel Gallery

Coming up at The Morrison Hotel Gallery at Sunset Marquis is “Some Like It Hot,” an exhibition of the works of renowned photographer Milton H. Greene, in which never before seen images and footage of Marilyn Monroe are featured. In 1953, … Continue reading

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Night Talks with Soraya Sebghati, Friday, June 17, DTLA

You see her before you hear her. And you sense her before you see her. Soraya Sebghati, songwriter and lead vocalist for Night Talks, a Los Angeles alternative rock band, takes the stage long after sundown with the metallic burn … Continue reading

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