A few years ago, longtime LA Weekly writer John Payne interviewed Les Paul, who died yesterday, as part of a comprehensive overview of his career. We'll be publishing Payne's remembrance on the guitar and recording innovator in next week's paper. Below is an excerpt of that piece.
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View more photos in the Comic Book Vixens Burlesque slideshow.
Following a spit-heavy set of middle finger-waving, punk-ish rock from Die Fast, a mild-mannered young man in thick glasses and a reporter's hat stepped onto the Bordello stage, fumbling through his pockets as the mayor rang his cell ph ... More >>
Updating our blog from yesterday, a team of FBI and Columbus, Ohio cops gunned down the alleged Los Angeles serial rapist who cops here had dubbed the "High Desert Rapist." It all went down in a bizarre series of events after he was released from Los Angeles County jail on a huge bond -- $3.4 millio ... More >>
View more photos in the Alice in Wonderland burlesque slideshow.
Erin BroadleyCourtney Cruz as the Mad HatterBefore the Devil's Playground "Wonderland Burlesque and Cabaret Show" took center stage on Saturday, the near-capacity audience at Bordello was already getting randy. In one dimly-lit booth ... More >>
It really seems like yesterday. My husband and I were at El Compadre, our favorite place to get stuffed and sloshed (their Cadillac margaritas the mole enchiladas = heaven) on a chilly January evening last year. The topic of New Years resolutions came up and I boldly declared, "I only really want ... More >>
Welcome Charlotte Elsie Cadillac Pinkerson!
On November 4th, our gal pal Lina gave birth to healthy baby girl! With a name like that, we know she's gonna be a little rock star, and we can't wait to hang with her. Mama Lina promises more details later in the week, but she's a little busy right now ... More >>