Was the Death of Guitar Hero Inevitable? Slash, Star of Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Answers Here5 years ago | Goodbye
Our inner 13-year-old boy cried yesterday when news broke via Rolling Stone that video game company Activision was officially pulling the plug on popular music game franchise, Guitar Hero. The game that made plastic kiddie guitars cool and launche...
5 years ago | Weird
It's official -- dreams do come true on the Internet. This whole time we thought online shopping store Etsy.com was mostly for stay at home moms pimping handmade oven mitts or for hippies slinging animal cruelty-free soaps. Turns out we were wrong...
Video Interview: In Person with Community Activist Cary Brazeman Who is Fighting Mayor Villaraigosa's Crusade to Allow Development Everywhere5 years ago | Development
In this week's cover story, "Community Watchdog Cary Brazeman Fights Villaraigosa's Crusade to Allow Development Everywhere: L.A.'s postwar zoning code on the chopping block," writer Steven Leigh Morris interviews Cary Brazeman, the former CB Rich...
(Video) Inside the Controversial World of Megaraves: Death, Money, Ecstasy, and Politicians That Embrace Them5 years ago | Festivals
In this week's cover story, "Death, Money and Megaraves: Why Los Angeles politicians embrace a growing Ecstasy phenom that kills," Dennis Romero goes inside the controversial world of megaraves which are emerging as a uniquely Los Angeles phenomen...
5 years ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
Nothing beats a good laugh over a truly ridiculous photo. You know the ones. Family portraits gone horribly awry. An epic photo bomb. Those photos you never, ever want tagged of yourself on Facebook. They're those happy mistakes that have enlivene...
100% Contemporary: With a Billboard Top 200 Album and a Star-Studded Gig at the Troubadour, the Melvins Are No Oldies Act5 years ago | Last Night
Let's get one thing straight -- The Melvins are not an oldies act. Sure, after over 20 years and 18 studio albums the drone-metal kings are still referred to as the Godfathers of Grunge but don't ever expect them to pull any Sha Na Na shit. Buzz O...