From Winnetka to the World: Flying Lotus' Cosmogramma
The one album that defined The Sound of Los Angeles in 2010 came from a spiritually minded stoner from Winnetka with deep jazz connections. Sure, his Los Angeles album from 2008 might have already been a cosmic success, but Flying Lotus' ... More >>
PHOTO BY STAR FOREMANSteven Ellison, aka Flying LotusThe great nephew of jazz legend John Coltrane might be expected, destined to become a music titan himself. But Echo Park's Steven Ellison, aka Flying Lotus, who Chris Martins profiles in our print edition, was dead set on a career in film, ... More >>
Hannibal Moncrief saw the future last night. No, he didn't brew mushroom tea and watch Doc Brown tinker with the fabric of the space-time continuum. And no, he didn't spend three hours inside the glowing pink origami bird mumbling the phrase, "cool colors, man." The double-stacks of white ... More >>
Local party-thrower and events curator ArtDontSleep recently organized an impromptu jam session between several beat music masters and acoustic instrumentalists at Echo Park's Knobworld recording studio.
Grace OhThe guest of honor was Flying Lotus, a.k.a. Steven Ellison, on the occasion of ... More >>