Category Archives: Music

Music Editor Bob Lee’s Holiday Playlist for People Who Hate Christmas Music

From the years 2000 – 2013, L.A. Beat Music editor Bob Lee created annual compilations of all of his favorite and hard-to-find Holiday music called “Thanks for Christmas.” He has created a Spotify list this year with 100 of the … Continue reading

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Liquid Kitty Punk Rock BBQ at Harvelle’s in Santa Monica

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LA Through a Cracked Lens: December 8, 1980

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The 2019 Krampus Run is Happening at Alpine Village in Torrance Saturday!

UPDATE Saturday 12/07 12:06 PM: The Krampus Run is on. UPDATE 3:45 Friday 12/06/91 Krampus LA will decide by tomorrow at 4 PM whether or not they need to cancel the run due to weather. The Krampus Run, or Krampuslauf, … Continue reading

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The Intown Report’s Gig Picks of the Week 12/5/19 – 12/11/19

Looking for cool live music this week? Here’s some show recommendations: Thursday 12/5 Malone’s – Big Rig Dollhouse, Ascen, + Tragic Radicals The Observatory – The Hu, + Crown Lands; From Indian Lakes, Queen of Jeans + Yummm (Constellation Room) … Continue reading

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Party while you Give: Fun and Rockin’ Holiday Drives in LA

Everyone has a special moment when it really starts to feel like Christmas. It might be shopping on Black Friday, baking cookies, or buying the tree. For me, it is that magical moment when I am taken unawares by a … Continue reading

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POPS’ ‘La Bohème: AKA The Hipsters’ Returns to Highland Park

Pacific Opera Project closes the 2019 season with its signature production, “La Bohème: AKA The Hipsters.” First staged in 2012, the show transports Puccini’s timeless story of love and loss from Paris to contemporary Los Angeles, transforming the 19th century … Continue reading

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Upcoming Lou Reed Tribute at Beyond Baroque with Warhol Superstar Mary Woronov & the Legendary Angie Bowie

An unquestionable genius, Lou Reed’s importance in rock and roll history, particularly in germinating the earliest seedlings of punk rock, cannot be denied. From the Velvet Underground, through decades of solo work, to his death in 2013, Reed’s brilliance burned … Continue reading

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The Intown Report’s Gig Picks of the Week 11/28/19 – 12/4/19

Looking for cool live music this week? Here’s some show recommendations: Thursday 11/28 HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Friday 11/29 The Doll Hut – D.I., The Hajj + Narcoleptic Youth Maui Sugar Mill Saloon – Arthur Alexander Band, Glimmer Stars + Hollywood Sink Hole The Monty … Continue reading

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6th Annual Princegiving, a Long Beach Dance Party the Night Before Thanksgiving

Everyone knows the night before Thanksgiving is an even better party night than New Year’s Eve. What better way to start your long weekend’s hangover than shaking your tailfeather to Prince and Prince-related tunes at the 6th annual Princegiving, a … Continue reading

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