Andy Hermann is L.A. Weekly's music editor. His work has also appeared in Metromix (where he was national music editor), XLR8R, BPM, the Daily Dot and the Boston Phoenix. He lives in Highland Park and loves house music, wine, cats and Phil Collins, though not necessarily in that order.
18 hours ago | Vinyl
The Highland Park shop, open this Friday and Saturday only, will honor the release of "Aromanticism" with a deconstructed take on traditional romantic bouquets.
4 days ago | Last Night
Whether you wanted a slavishly faithful "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" or a funked-up, extended jam on "I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)," these two veteran acts covered all the bases.
6 days ago | Premiere
In July, Bianqui lost her sister to a heroin overdose. She's releasing "Victim" as a charity single to raise money for drug abuse education and harm reduction.
8 days ago | Charity Case
Dreamcar, Reggie Watts and Raury round out the lineup for the second annual mini-festival, benefiting Mercy for Animals.
11 days ago | Tech Shit
The new Mighty, an $86 ultra-small music player, syncs with your Spotify playlists and plays them offline. Can it replace the increasingly obsolete iPod?