Category Archives: Photo Essays

Flesh Eaters & Mudhoney at The Echoplex 1.19.19

In case you haven’t heard the big news, the original line-up of L.A. punk legends The Flesh Eaters have reunited and recorded their first album together since their 1981 masterpiece “A Minute To Pray, A Second To Die”.  The new … Continue reading

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watt’s picture of the week – sunday, january 20, 2019

making headway: both old (starboard) and new (port) versions of the gerald desmond bridge that connects terminal island w/long beach, spanning the back channel. I shot this from where the tree d boon jumped down on me from back when … Continue reading

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Hansel and Gretel Storybook Architecture: The Witch’s House of Beverly Hills

I like to show people this house. It is known as the Spadena House, but more commonly referred to as the Witch’s House, and as of late, Beverly Hills Landmark #8. It was originally built in Culver City in 1921. … Continue reading

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25 Years Ago The Northridge Earthquake Rocked LA

Just the facts, from John Martin, engineer (JAMA) “At 4:31 A.M. (local time) on Monday, January 17, 1994, a magnitude 6.8 earthquake woke nearly everyone in southern California. The earthquake epicenter was beneath the San Fernando Valley, 20 miles west-northwest … Continue reading

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watt’s picture of the week – wednesday, january 15, 2019

teachers on strike yesterday at san pedro high. photo by mike watt – – – – – mike watt’s hoot page Please follow and like us:

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Harry Cloud and Paul Roessler’s New Album “Permadeath”

  Harry Cloud and Paul Roessler (Gitane Demone Quartet, The Screamers) have collaborated on a new 2-record set specifically written and recorded for artist Tanja London’s sol(e)menace-sculpture audio tour “Ancestral Stress and Trauma” (a part of Jason Watson’s Permadeath residency … Continue reading

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watt’s picture of the week – saturday, january 5, 2019

“happy 2019!” is what I’m hearing these chicken friends in my pedro town telling me… maybe our first rain of the year tonight – please take care! photo by mike watt – – – – – mike watt’s hoot page … Continue reading

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In Fuzz We Trust Hosts New Years Eve at The Redwood Bar in DTLA

This New Year’s Eve, Eddie Lopez of “In Fuzz We Trust” threw a kick-ass party at The Redwood Bar in DTLA, and I’m telling you, it was LIT! The place was packed, and the band line-up was solid. Eddie’s band … Continue reading

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X / Los Lobos / The Blasters at O.C. Observatory 12.27.18

Last night I kissed 2018’s ass goodbye the best way I possibly could: by driving down to the O.C. Observatory to see X, Los Lobos and The Blasters play. You already know it was great. It’s ALWAYS great every time … Continue reading

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watt’s picture of the week – thursday, december 27, 2018

polish tall ship dar mlodziezy paid my pedro town a visit during this world tour she’s now on… left today for panama – safe seas, ahoy! photo by mike watt – – – – – mike watt’s hoot page Please … Continue reading

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