If you, like the rest of Silver Lake, is heading to Coachella this weekend or next, then you no doubt already have most of your itinerary planned out: How you'll get there, where you'll stay, and -- with the set times just released -- what bands you'll see. To this, you might want to add what you pl ... More >>
That "equals" symbol all over Facebook is the brainchild of the Washington, D.C.-based Human Rights Campaign, which set out to make social media "awash in a sea of red" to support marriage equality as the U.S. Supreme Court takes up the legality of California's Prop. 8.
The viral change from blue t ... More >>
The Silver Lake Chorus formed in the winter of 2010 through word of mouth, flyers ("can you or anyone you know sing tenor?") and Facebook. Auditions pared 60 hopeful singers down to a choir of 25 young men and women, many of whom had previous choral experience and most of whom actually reside in Sil ... More >>
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It's time for the much-anticipated annual CMT Awards, held tomorrow night on Country Music Television. But even those who don't know much about country -- or think the whole thing is little more than a red state conspiracy -- ar ... More >>
A fully functioning hoverboard...y'know...for the kidsLocal memorabilia-selling powerhouse, Profiles in History did another one of their epic auctions this weekend at the Paley Media Center in Beverly Hills -- and the nerds cleaned house. Again.
Compared to Debbie Reynolds' series of show-st ... More >>
Lina Lecaro Moscow Girls.Club Moscow, the popular 18 live music and dance night marked seven years strong last night at Boardner's. Even after all this time, the place is still packed with the hippest haircuts and happiest faces at a Hollywood club.
The bands are pretty much always good he ... More >>
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Tiesto's Home Depot Center Show in October Billed as Largest One-DJ Gig in U.S. History
The Home Depot Center
October 8, 2011
Better than...shows that aren't the biggest of their kind ever.
The last time I saw Tiesto was February 2002 at Exit in New York City, ... More >>
Margaret Cho's sassy humor often veers on the nasty, even the scandalous, but what's really shocking about her new CD, Cho Dependent, out next week, isn't the explicitness of tunes like "Your Dick," "My Puss," and "Gimme Your Seed," or even the super-stellar list of musicians who join her on each tr ... More >>
ScarJo meets SteeTrayWe suppose the shock value's faded, since ScarJo has already proved she's a rocker. Or at least, that she aims to be one.
Within a year of her unexpected debut album, a collection of Tom Waits covers called Anywhere I Lay My Head, she teamed up with singer-songwriter Pet ... More >>
The Coachella message board is doing a good job of tracking the upcoming Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio. Now's the time that bands begin leaking confirmations, revealing their hands on MySpace, Twitter and Facebook, and basically spilling the beans one way or another. For example, this f ... More >>
Yesterday the California State Lottery and Warner Bros. Records announced a landmark partnership that will place images of the label's vast and ever expanding roster on lottery tickets. Here, we'll let the Cali Lottery explain:
Warner Bros. Records and the California Lottery announced today ... More >>
Austin YoungL.A. Weekly got a chance to talk with Margaret Cho about "Fingerbang," her upcoming March 24 musical show at Largo, before she headed over to South by Southwest last week. With an album of comedic songs in the works, Cho has been learning the guitar and working with an eclectic collectio ... More >>