Men are strange creatures. We create something long and hard -- like, say, The King's Speech -- and we want everyone to see it.
This applies to photos of one's penis, of course. And the joke is that women would much rather see a picture of your bank account. But seriously, men are so clueles ... More >>
If we ever start a band, we're gonna call it "secret special guest." Okay that's probably about as lame as "Barenaked Ladies," but there's no denying the frequency of the words "surprise" and "secret" on party invites these days.
Usually, the secrecy is about contractual obligations with ... More >>
Review by Daiana Feuer. View more photos in Anna Webber's slideshow.
The Smell will not stink for long.
After ten years collecting sweat, The Smell's fundraiser for an A/C unit, last Wednesday night, brought out excited supporters, but also protestors who enjoy asphyxiating. Neither party could r ... More >>
By Daniel Hernandez
Peres Projects, Berlin Los AngelesDetail from untitled collage, 2006The artist Dash Snow promised me an interview, over and over. Every time I ran into him during his 2007 stay in L.A., he'd say, "We still gotta talk, man." The last time he said so was at the after-party to ... More >>
(The Henry Clay People perform at the Echoplex)
Yeah, we're sick of all the lists, too, for sure. But if you want a definitive podcast of some of Los Angeles' best guitar songs of the year, Kevin Bronson at Buzzbands recently offered his definitive take. Notable absences: anything from any of t ... More >>
Let's say that you're drunk. You're very drunk. It's 7:00 p.m. You've been steadily getting smashed since work got out two hours ago and you have a fiery, insatiable craving to listen to some music. But then you realize that the High Places and Abe Vigoda show at the Smell (you carpetbagger you), ... More >>
If you're looking for some nookie this weekend, as in: your special one has been hesitatin', and you've been motivatin' but there is no reciprocatin', well, maybe you need to butter up with some Keith Sweat. For example:
Tonight you can check out Hot Buttered Sweat at the Greek Theatre on a bill ... More >>