Post-apocalyptic cabaret troupe Lucent Dossier kicked off its new Wednesday night residency at industrial vintage club H.Wood on Nov. 11. In between exotic aerial performances, drinking and dancing, guests indulged in rose water foot baths, aura readings and more. Read Erin Broadley's "Last Night: Lucent Dossier Seduces Hollywood & Highland."
From the red dome hats at Devo to the '90s getups at Vice Magazine's 15th Anniversary Bash and a sizzlin’ new drag-o-rama in WeHo, autumn is off to an audacious start, and Nightranger anticipates a whimsical — and wacky — winter ahead. Read more in Lina Lecaro's column.
Svedka vodka and PAPER mag teamed up with mr. BLACK for a trippy "2033" party on Nov. 10 at Bardot. Despite the futuristic theme, the prevalence of glow sticks and extravagant costumes felt very '90s but the partygoers loved it. Has the NYC Club Kid scene made an LA comeback?
The top seeded L.A. Galaxy defeated crosstown rivals Chivas USA 1-0 in front of 27,000 at Home Depot Center on Nov. 8. Landon Donovan tied the MLS playoff scoring record with his penalty kick goal and the Galaxy advanced to the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Dynamo this Friday...
Last weekend, cosplayers, fashionistas and Jrock and Kpop fans gathered at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport for Pacific Media Expo. The annual, three-day convention brings together the many facets of Asian pop culture for a US audience. Read "There's More Than Just Anime at Pacific Media Expo".
On November 7, LMFAO's Party Rock Tour hit Hollywood Palladium. Featuring performances from LMFAO, Shwayze, Far East Movement, Paradiso Girls and Space Cowboy, the event brought out the kids in goofy glasses for a night of partying and back flipping.
The Strokes' Julian Casablancas began his highly anticipated downtown residency on Friday Nov. 6 at the Palace Theater. Guests in attendance included Fabrizio Moretti, Albert Hammond Jr. and Devendra Banhart. Rainbow Arabia opened. Read Drew Tewksbury's live review.
Scenes from The Crystal Method's invite-only show Saturday night, Nov. 7, at the Echoplex in Echo Park for a crowd of a few hundred people. Read more in Dennis Romero's review, "The Crystal Method Performs Surprise Live Set."
"Resting before rising to haunt the town on Halloween always sounds like a good idea — especially when it lands on a Saturday — but this year more than ever, the city of (dark) angels beckoned with big boo-gie nights beforehand." Read more in Lina Lecaro's Nightranger column.
Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders and Maxim "Hometown Hotties" joined celebrities like Olivia Munn, Pauly D, Guy Fieri, and the great Kevin Sorbo at Fair Park's Centennial Hall on Saturday Night, February 5th for Maxim Party, powered by Motorola XOOM. Wyclef Jean played the event with Jason Derulo....
On November 3, LA Weekly hosted its first LA 101 event with performances by Dengue Fever, Matt & Kim, Dandy Warhols and Silversun Pickups on the main stage. Added bonus? We joined Matt and Kim backstage and shot some photos in the original DeLorean time machine from Back to the Future,...