1 day ago | Lina In L.A.
Celebrating three years of dressing women of all shapes and sizes in sexy, vintage-inspired fashion, Pinup Girl Boutique goes full retro with its annual prom party. Only this time, it’s not limited to the shop’s usual ’50s and ’60s attire. PUG inv...
8 days ago | Lina In L.A.
It’s enough to make a Gen-X’er go postal: The ’90s are officially and majorly retro in clubland right now. Most young clubsters were literally babies when Amy Heckerling’s film Clueless came out, which makes it the definitive pop culture inspirati...
12 days ago | Goodbye
In 1973, the first African-American female-owned disco in Los Angeles, Jewel’s Catch One, opened its doors, providing an inclusive, exuberant and one-of-a-kind environment for gays of color to party in. It was out of necessity too, as West Hollywo...
15 days ago | Lina In L.A.
Part Time Punks always throws brilliant bashes, particularly with its theme nights paying homage to seminal record labels and retro U.K. hotbeds. But when it comes to celebrating rock’s most iconic music makers, only one PTP tributee makes us bow ...
16 days ago | Asian Cuisine
Just as the best music producers have a knack for meshing seemingly disparate rhythms and tempos, so do the best chefs have a skill for commingling diverse flavors and textures — knowing exactly what goes together well and what to pump up, dilute ...
18 days ago | Op-Ed
In the aftermath of the Huffington Post’s story about former Runaways bassist Jackie Fuchs (Jackie Fox) being drugged and raped by Kim Fowley, those of us who knew the man have been grappling with a mess of emotions, mostly a mix of disgust and do...