3 days ago | Hip-Hop
Compton rapper Problem's 11th mixtape, Outta Town, dropped yesterday afternoon. The set was recorded in Atlanta and is "hosted" by Atlanta radio personality DJ Holiday, who occupied a similar role on Chief Keef's recent release, Sorry 4 ...
9 days ago | L.A. Stories
Normally, a young female model sits in the glass box behind the check-in desk at the Standard Hollywood. But right now it’s occupied by two men in their late forties. Instead of reclining sexily, Tim and Mike Biskup are scratching away a thin laye...
17 days ago | Tech
Love them or hate them, Silicon Valley types have the ability to work miracles. Sure, they may use buzzwords like “synergy” and “freemium,” and you may want to punch them right in their perfect glimmering teeth. But you can't deny that, upon occas...
1 month ago | Community
Editor's note: What better topic than gentrification to split people in Los Angeles into distinct camps? Below, writers Art Tavana and Isaac Simpson passionately argue the point and counterpoint of L.A.'s gentrification boom. Just Say "Yes" t...
2 months ago | Public Art
This year should have been a pinnacle for street art in Los Angeles. A 10-year ban on public murals was lifted at the end of last year, and our city, with unlimited walls and unmeasurable creative energy, was expected to become saturated with publ...
2 months ago | Shopping
The Melrose Trading Post flea market spreads like a colony across the pavement surrounding Fairfax Senior High School, home of the Lions and an institution of 2,500 students in grades nine through 12. A hundred years ago, the area was marshy ciene...