Lainna FaderPhife from A Tribe Called QuestThe inaugural edition of Paper Ships was a party celebrating the release of Michael Rapaport's documentary, Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest, which opens in L.A. and New York today. Featuring sets from frosty (Dublab), Garth T ... More >>
Thievery Corporation--yeah, but what time are they playing?[UPDATE, 11/5: Updated mainstage set times. See below.]
Here are some more details about LA 101 from the LA Weekly Marketing team:
Line up: KCRW DJ Stage, CityWalk Stage: Voxhaul Broadcast, Saint Motel and Red Cortez. Main Stage: Th ... More >>
ZocaloMr. Gold and company talking shop in 2009 at Union Station
Time to get out the flapper dresses, the Prohibition-era whatsits, the hipper-than-thou suspenders and cloche hats and sparkly bits, and head on down to Union Station (please God, take the Metro) this Saturday night for Jonathan ... More >>
Neptunes Grind-ING!Started by Vikter Duplaix and Garth Trinidad sometime around late 2006, when it was promoted last-minute and solely by word-of-mouth, Kiss-n-Grind must be in summer school, cause lately they're so thematically well-structured. Tonight's studies Chad Hugo and Pharrell Willi ... More >>
In this week's Best of LA issue of LA Weekly, writer Wendy Gilmartin gives proper love to two radio shows on KXLU: Part Time Punks' Michael Stock snagged Best Afternoon DJ, and Melissa McAllister was honored with the award Best Reason to Turn on Your Radio in the A.M.
Both great shows, and ... More >>
KCRW's ever-illuminating Guest DJ Project, which this year alone has featured Danny Boyle, Zach Braff and Sara Vowell, among others, this week offers the LA Weekly's Pulitzer-Prize-winning food editor and former music editor Jonathan Gold, who picks five tracks to share with listeners.