Pamela Chelin is a Canadian writer/entertainment journalist based in Los Angeles. Pamela has written and reported for a variety of outlets including L.A. Weekly, L.A. Times, Rolling Stone, Spin, Associated Press, Village Voice, Forbes, Variety and TheWrap. Her short stories have been published in magazines including German Glamour and Spanish Glamour. Pamela has made guest appearances on TV shows Good Morning, America, Entertainment Tonight, and BBC World TV and radio programs on KROQ and NPR. Pamela studied psychology and linguistics as a double major honors student at Toronto's York University before attending Osgoode Hall Law School for two years.
1 month ago | Premiere
In the spring of 2014, tragedy struck Los Angeles-based industrial rock band Black Lodge when their bassist Ventura XIII (Ventura Banuelos) was killed in a motorcycle accident. “It was something that tore me apart,” says guitarist Johnny Royal, wh...
2 months ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
Aimée Nash, one half of Australian duo The Black Ryder, is seated at a cafe in Hollywood, dressed in her characteristic black from head to toe, sipping tea and looking relaxed. In just a few days, she'll head out on tour in support of her gro...
2 months ago | Rock
Listening to L.A.-based photographer/filmmaker Noah Abrams talk about his career over iced coffee at a Venice beach cafe, the word that immediately comes to mind is "industrious." Abrams has a marked tendency to downplay his accomplishments, dismi...
4 months ago | Indie Rock and Stuff
After the release of their first record Girls Like Us in 2013, and playing opening slots for Sleigh Bells and Warpaint, U.K. "gloom pop" band Pins, who also recently toured with Sleater-Kinney, did not succumb to the mounting pressure bands o...
4 months ago | Singing and Songwriting
In the 2012 documentary Butch Walker: Out of Focus, Willard Eugene "Butch" Walker (aka "Big Butch"), suffering from pulmonary fibrosis and an ailing heart, looks into the camera and talks about the film's subject, his Grammy-nominated son, si...
6 months ago | Film and TV
In January, as an intern at Lazard Asset Management, Paige Jennings created a Twitter account where she posted nude photos of herself. She didn’t anticipate that within 24 hours of posting them, her Wall Street employers would discover her budding...