KCRW's newest cultural project Sonic Trace, which documents the experiences of L.A. residents who have immigrated from places like Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, will be hosting an opening party tonight at Koreatown's Guelaguetza restaurant from 7-11 p.m.
So far this summer, the club scene is...whatever you want it to be. Be it indoor or outdoor, goth or groove, retro or nouveau, there's even more to do than usual around town. Here are this week's boogie bests.
The Stone Roses get spun FridayFri., July 22
We've heard of week-long birthday c ... More >>
Barbara HansenChef Kerry SimonNearly two decades ago, David Bowie and Iman got engaged in Kerry Simon's kitchen. Last week, "rock 'n roll chef" Simon (Simon LA, LA Market) really got to rock out, stepping up to the mic for KCRW's Guest DJ Project.
Following in the footsteps of Rick Bayless, ... More >>
austin youngThe Lady Tigra - New Year's Eve at the Echoplex
Did you wait till the last minute on your New Year's Eve plans? Is that because you are anti-social or because you think New Year's Eve is overrated, overcrowded, and overpriced but always end up getting dragged out to an event anyw ... 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 >>
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 >>