Paul T. Bradley
11 days ago | Theme Parks
Universal Studios opened an "expansive new themed environment" dedicated to the Simpsons Tuesday night, and more than merely meh, it is sublimely cromulent in so many ways. Built to surround and enhance the Simpsons Ride, which opened in...
13 days ago | Last Night
I learned a valuable lesson about pop music this weekend at the 17th annual Wango Tango festival. Pop. It's what you do to a troublesome blister, a boil, an unsightly whitehead pimple. It's also short for "popular music." Wango Tango is a fe...
1 month ago | Coachella
Just south of 1:30 a.m., as the car crowd heads back to their $500 motel rooms and the VIPs are airlifted to their alpha-resorts, the camping Coachella plebes are making the long, dusty march back to the tent city of earthly delights they've built...
2 months ago | Coachella
We were hoping to have a living, breathing fashion expert talk to us about the really fashionable things you're supposed to put on your body at Coachella this year, but that dude flaked out at the last minute and no others were available. So ...
6 months ago | Photography
Spot is best known as the guy who engineered some of the grittiest and most influential punk and hardcore in America from 1979 to 1985 at Hermosa Beach's Media Art Studio. As the house producer for SST Records, he had his hands on the board for al...
6 months ago | Haterade
Time and time again, L.A. has proved itself to be the global epicenter of live and recorded music. Bands drive here in rusted-out vans, singers flock to open mics, and every block from La Puente to Ventura has at least one garage full of dudes try...