Category Archives: Videos

Offbeat L.A. Takes a Video Trip to Velveteria, the Velvet Painting Museum

A few months ago Offbeat L.A. for the LA Beat was fortunate to get the first scoop on writing about Velveteria, the newly opened velvet painting museum in Chinatown. Read the article here: offbeat-l-a-some-velvet-morning. The owners, Caren & Carl were so interesting … Continue reading

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OFF! Announces Upcoming Album with a Parody of The Decline of Western Civilization

OFF! is releasing a second album, Wasted Years, set to drop April 8th. The album is a follow-up to their self-titled album, and features cover art by Raymond Pettibon. Check out this teaser video of “Void You Out.”

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“The Art of Punk” Screening at Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair Friday Afternoon

The second annual LA Art Book Fair starts this week from January 31 through February 2nd at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. As part of the programming, MOCAtv will screen “The Art of Punk” series at the Tateuchi Democracy Forum … Continue reading

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Los Angeles City Budget 101: What this great city can look like!

Politics are normally not referenced as a part of entertainment or dining, but Los Angeles’ Mayor Eric Garcetti’s pending budget will influence what the future of this city will look like. Mayor Garcetti is seeking a “return to basics”  by … Continue reading

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The International Swingers: A Musical Documentary In 48 Hours with 2 Shows To Make a 2 Sided 45RPM Single

It was the surprise show by the Foo Fighters rocked out at Redballs Rock & Pizza in December that got the Rock N’ Roll ball rolling. Now everyone’s eyes are peeled for some action in North Hollywood after that banger … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A. Goes on a Video Adventure: Two Bizarre Prop Houses- Bischoff’s Taxidermy & Dapper Cadaver

Our beguiling and wondrous city is most famously known for being the epicenter of the movie and TV industries. Accordingly so, Los Angeles has all the trimmings available to cater to everything to do with spinning the illustrious web of … Continue reading

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New Single “Garden’s Heart” by Natasha Khan & Jon Hopkins

“Garden’s Heart” is a collaboration between Bat For Lashes’ Natasha Khan and electronic artist Jon Hopkins. The single (available here) will be on the soundtrack for the upcoming film How I Live Now, which stars Saoirse Ronin and Tom Holland, … Continue reading

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Offbeat L.A. Goes on a Video Journey to the Los Angeles County Fair

Join Offbeat L.A. hostess with the mostest, Nikki Kreuzer, as I explore some of the more eclectic parts of the Los Angeles County Fair in this 5 minute video. I’ve been to equally strange fairs in some of our neighboring … Continue reading

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Wayne Coyne and Moby Want You Naked! Last Minute Casting Tuesday!

Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips and Moby are making a video in Los Angeles for a song  collaboration, and they need you! It sounds just as spectacular and bizarre as any Flaming Lips video. I have issues with the … Continue reading

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MOCA The Art of Punk: Black Flag

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