Sunnin is a loud, bustling, big-city restaurant in Westwood's Persian neighborhood, with crashing dishes in the open kitchen, jars of spicy green sauce on the tables of customers who know how to ask for it, and enormous platters of shawarma, chicken kebabs and falafel in constant motion around...
She & Him played to a sold out house at the El Rey Thursday night, just days after the release of their latest record She & Him Volume 2. Living Sisters featuring Becky Stark, Eleni Mandell and Inara George opened the show.
Nightranger stomps on and off the runway at Gen Art's Alumni bash at the Roosevelt, Project Ethos at the new Music Box, White Trash Beautiful at Sunset/Gower Studios, Odd Molly's store opening on Robertson and more. Read more in Lina Lecaro's latest column.
Austin locals have a saying: Keep Austin weird. Apparently they're doing quite a good job. Here's a collection of our favorite WTF SXSW photos from 2010. Boner cupcake, anyone? Or how about a DUI-waiting-to-happen license plate that says "DRKN3S"? You're welcome.
She and Him and Broken Bells performed at Lustre Pearl as part of part of Dickies Sounds, Mayer Hawthorne performed at Levi's Fader Fort as part of Converse presents the Get Out of the Garage Showcase, and Liars performed at Antone's.
Whether it was during SXSW Interactive or SXSW Music, one thing we noticed was a ton of great ink this year in Austin. Here are our picks for the top 25 SXSW tattoos, along with portraits of the people sporting them.
Obama fever has officially hit Legoland. The Carlsbad, CA, park has modified its U.S. Capitol model to illustrate the historic Presidential Inauguration of Barack Obama. The display opens to the public tomorrow, Jan. 16, and will stay on through Memorial Day. Photos by Christopher Victorio.