[Editor's note: Weekly scribe Jeff Weiss's column, "Bizarre Ride," appears on West Coast Sound every Wednesday. His archives are available here.]
Internet radio station Dublab is less KCRW and more MOCA. Thirty rotating "Labrats" operate as a permanent exhibit, seamlessly switching between the mode ... More >>
AirplaneHappy!A UCLA psychology professor claims to have found the happy gene.
The gene, the school reports this week, has been linked to optimism, self-esteem and mastery, or what UCLA explains as "the belief that one has control over one's own life."
Well, we have news for you, "distingui ... More >>
Denny RenshawSufjan StevensIf you take in Sufjan Stevens' shows in Los Angeles this weekend expecting some warm-and-fuzzy orchestral pop from a banjo-toting folkie, you've got another thing coming.
In fact, dancing shoes may be in order. Stevens' newest album The Age of Adz is full of insist ... More >>
funnyordie.comBobby Brown covered by fellow fist-user Mike Tyson
We often find Funny or Die more die than funny, and, granted, this is kind of a one-note joke.
But, still, it's Wayne "Choke a Bitch" Brady and Mike Tyson reenacting Bobby Brown's "Every Little Step".
Why? Because they can.
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