L.A. Eater: A sad farewell to Yujean Kang's Gourmet Chinese in Pasadena.
Food GPS: Following up with the progress of Pipe Dream Brewery.
Zester Daily: The House of Switzerland venue to cook the Olympics.
Grub Street: The opening of Dogtown Coffee in Santa Monica brings us back to the days of "ska ... More >>
Few genres are as protective of their past as jazz. Some might say it's all they've got.
The discipline is largely defined by the classic record labels that brought the sounds to the masses. Jazz nerds will argue the superiority of one golden recording era versus another just as stubbornly as baske ... More >>
Jena ArdellHey Dave Grohl, cut your hair so we can get a better look at you!
Two hundred fans who pre-ordered the Foo Fighters' new album, then raced to Fingerprints record store in Long Beach on April 4th, were given wristbands to attend an intimate show inside the store last Saturday, where ... More >>
Mose Allison has always been a misfit. Not a misfit in the sense of a James Dean or even a Chet Baker (I mean, if Bruce Weber does a documentary on your meaningful junkie wrinkles, you've found some kind of "fit"), but a true unclassifiable. After all, the blues are rumored to be something the devil ... More >>
No More Mr. Zombie: Roky Erickson, UnfilteredLocal label Anti- has been steadily ignoring the prophets of doom who claim that the record industry is dead, quietly building instead a very impressive stable of alterna-classic stars. Anti-'s roster already includes Bob Mould, Tom Waits, Os Mutan ... More >>