Category Archives: Miscellanious

Virtual Adventure: Ride Mystic Mansion at Disneyland Hong Kong

Mystic Manor is a dark ride at Hong Kong Disneyland featuring music by Danny Elfman. Unlike the Haunted Mansion, it is not about hauntings, but about a magic music box that makes an old adventurer’s collection come to life. It … Continue reading

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Virtual Adventure: The Great Wall of China Toboggan Run

I am disappointed that this toboggan wasn’t actually on the Great Wall of China, but I guess it would be a pretty slow ride, and historical preservation and all that. This ride POV manages to give you some thrills without … Continue reading

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Movies Till Dawn: Comfort Cinema for Close Quarters

“Sixteen Candles” (1984, Arrow Video) Her family’s failure to remember her 16th birthday is the first in a string of indignities endured by Molly Ringwald, who must also contend with her sister’s wedding, the attention of manic nerd Anthony Michael … Continue reading

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Homefree: Report from the Front Lines of Homelessness in L.A.: What it’s Like

Tabetha Blesser 1/2020 I’m writing you from the parking lot of LA Safe Park; one of a couple lots (this one for a church) where you can go park if you’re living in your car, and they’ve a porta potty, … Continue reading

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Support Black-Owned Businesses and Treat Yourself by Ordering Some of the Best Take-Out in L.A.

While dining rooms are closed, we need to do everything we can to keep restaurants afloat, especially ordering take-out and delivery. It’s a good time to try new places, return to former stomping grounds, and support black-owned businesses. Here is … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Pandemic Affects Musicians In Many Ways: Interviews

The Coronavirus pandemic affects musicians in a lot of ways, and certainly more than many other careers. Major festivals, such as Coachella in Southern California, Treefort in Boise, Ultra in Miami and SXSW in Austin have been postponed. These have … Continue reading

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‘The Great American Takeout’ to Help Support the Restaurant Industry

The Great American Takeout begins today, March 24, 2020, as hungry would-be sit down diners are encouraged to order at least one delivery or pick-up meal in support of the restaurant industry that is currently taking a hit during the coronavirus … Continue reading

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Something Witchy: Day Goth 2nd Anniversary Party with Lydia Lunch

Last week, on Sunday, March 8, Day Goth held it’s second anniversary party and on hand to help celebrate was the legendary confrontational and transgressive musician Lydia Lunch (Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, 8-Eyed Spy, Beirut Slump, Harry Crews, Medusa’s … Continue reading

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The Intown Report’s Gig Picks of the Week 3/12/20 – 3/18/20

Now is a great time to go out and see some live music, the bands will thank you and so will your soul. Here’s some show recommendations: Thursday 3/12 Garden Amp – Deviated State, The Pawns, Alter Boys, Square Up! … Continue reading

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The Intown Report’s Gig Picks of the Week 3/5/20 – 3/11/20

Looking for cool live music this week? Here’s some show recommendations: Thursday 3/5 Alex’s Bar – Native Sun (NYC), Kevin, Rx + Love Friend The Prospector (Long Beach) – Soraia + Electric Children Friday 3/6 5 Star Bar – Radolescents, … Continue reading

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