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,...
It was tribal drum night at the El Rey on Monday with performances by Glass Ghost, Local Natives and White Rabbits. All three had the duo floor tom drummers running their rhythm sections. Headliner White Rabbits threw down one of the greatest performances we've seen lately.
Popular club Banana Split Sundaes bid adieu last weekend at Bardot with a tribute to the late DJ AM, who along with Steve Aoki held residency at the party. On the decks were Z-Trip, Cut Chemist, So-Me, A-Trak and others.
Halloween at HARD Haunted Mansion brought out the big guns for L.A.'s all-age night walkers and candy ravers. Here's a look at the tens of thousands of costumed hardcore kids offering glowstick massages to collective neon retinas. View more photos from HARD Friday and Saturday night.
Mega-party Hard returned to The Shrine for a two-night Halloween techno fest. Night two featured sets from Justice, Basement Jaxx, Crookers, Major Lazer, Modeselektor, Steve Aoki, Buraka Som Sistema, Shinichi Osawa, Zombie Nation, Classixx and more. View more photos from night one.
Mega-party Hard returned to The Shrine for a two-night Halloween techno fest. Friday night's event featured sets from Deadmau5, 2ManyDJs, A-Track, The Bloody Beetroots, Don Remini, Mixhell, Danger, Destructo, Harvard Bass, Staccato and more. Some NSFW. View more photos from night two.
The Grimm Fairytale Ball kicked off Oct. 30 featuring costumed partygoers, some S&M, DJ Xian (Malediction Society, Ruin Hollywood, Wumpskate) and DJ Pumpkin (Kabinet Theatre, Cirque Berzerk, The Wandering Marionettes). Some NSFW. Read Liz Ohanesian's "8 Great Reasons Why Goth Clubs Are the Only...