15 days ago | Pop Music. Ever Heard of It?
When L.A.-based singer-songwriter Borns (stylized as BØRNS) played KCRW DJ Chris Douridas' It's a School Night last month at Bardot in Hollywood, it was like attending a wildly anticipated prom. A line stretched down the block; inside, the crowd w...
3 months ago | Rocking Unironically
At a recent performance for KCRW DJ Chris Douridas' weekly School Night series at Bardot in Hollywood, a packed house moved increasingly closer to the stage while Dorothy, whiskey in one hand and microphone in the other, mesmerized the crowd with ...
4 months ago | L.A. Stories
Lili Haydn was an honorary member of George Clinton's band. He nicknamed her the "Jimi Hendrix of the violin." Born in Toronto and now based in L.A., her father was a famous LSD dealer, and she was raised for a time in a cult before he rescued her...
6 months ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
When Los Angeles rock quartet The Eeries' brash song "Cool Kid" was played on KROQ last month, it was the first time in two years the influential Los Angeles radio station had added an unsigned band to its rotation. After discovering the cheeky od...
8 months ago | Transplants With Heart
When one thinks of the '80s Minneapolis music scene, one thinks of Prince and Morris Day. Everyone, of course, has seen Purple Rain. But don't forget about André Cymone. He began playing music with Prince when they were 13. He went on to in...
8 months ago | Food & Sports
Game four of the 2014 Stanley Cup finals is tonight, and the L.A. Kings could complete a sweep of the New York Rangers. Though Kings players like goalie Jonathan Quick and defenseman Drew Doughty receive a lot of attention, one of the biggest...