[Editor's note: Weekly scribe Jeff Weiss's column, "Bizarre Ride," appears on West Coast Sound every Wednesday. His archives are available here.]
You can't sort 30 years of life in 30 seconds. But that's what confronted Kutmah on the morning of May 5, 2010. Except that he didn't know it at the time ... More >>
Andreya Triana meets Lotus and KimbieFlying Lotus fans will remember London's Andreya Triana from her beautifully haunting vocal turn on "Tea Leaf Dancer" from Flying Lotus' 2008 Reset EP.
As it turns out, that fortuitous appearance was one of her first, as Triana plans to release her debut ... More >>
Two months ago, news broke that the popular Dublab and Low End Theory-affiliated DJ, Justin "Kutmah" McNulty had been detained by Department of Homeland Security authorities for failing to honor a voluntary deportation notice that he had signed over a decade earlier.
The arrest triggered a ... More >>
Brian Jonestown Massacre, making friends in AustraliaThe Brian Jonestown Massacre got a little bit of that dance-music religion on its latest album, and why not? You can only drone for so long, right?
BJM's latest album Who Killed Sgt. Pepper? (recorded last year in Iceland and Berlin, relea ... More >>
Villa Blanca: Knew you'd be a vision in whiteSunday Supper at Lucques is a standing weekly event that brings new surprises to help chase away the Sunday-night blues. Now the restaurant eases the weekday doldrums with a prix-fixe lunch. A two-course lunch is $25; three courses is $30. From now throu ... More >>
Words and Photographs by Timothy Norris
Kooks frontman Luke Pritchard on stage at the Palladium. Click image for entire slideshow.
The boys from Brighton brought it back to Los Angeles, playing the Palladium this time for what may be their last trip to sunny Southern California in support of their ... More >>