1 day ago | Clubland
Thanksgiving is, for all intents and purposes, the kick-off to a month of holiday hustle — not to mention parties, shows and mad haps galore. We say why not dive right in? Here, a mixed bag of bashes to do just that this weekend. HIGH & TIGHT ...
1 day ago | Lina In L.A.
Rocky Dawuni and Cary Sullivan’s Afro Funké has provided African music lovers a place to celebrate the continent’s culture, art and joy for well over a decade. While it used to be weekly, the events now are more sporadic, which makes them all the ...
6 days ago | Lina In L.A.
It was three years ago in December that the clubbing cognoscenti bid a tearful farewell to club night Mr. Black at Bardot, above the Avalon. Promoters Luke Nero and Andres Rigal have gone on to do some stellar soirees since, but none as magical as...
8 days ago | Punk
The Facebook “real name” Nazis are at it again, and this time they’re denying a punk legend with arguably one of the coolest monikers in music his well-known handle, Cheetah Chrome. The Dead Boys guitarist's extensive Cheetah Chrome page on Wikipe...
13 days ago | Lina In L.A.
We’re not sure why Headline Records gets left off most “best record store” blog lists these days. Perhaps because it’s not a trendy new “all-vinyl” shop? Nonetheless, the punk-music emporium deserves props as both a beacon for a bygone era (when M...
20 days ago | Lina In L.A.
Talk about a meme-licious night of hijinks and hashtaggery! “A Blog House Party” from healthgoth.com, DJ Paparazzi and Hotel Figueroa brings together trendoids from different worlds for a night of sweat and sonic release. For those of you who don’...