CuriousJosh brings you scenes from the LA Underground. This week Terrakroma bids a final farewell to their favorite art collective space, and The Beckys themed murder mystery boat cruise "OMG! Who Killed Becky!?," sets sail from Long Beach featuring DJ Pumpkin.
Amanda Palmer and The Grand Theft Orchestra packed The Roxy Theatre on Wednesday night for an hour plus set that included songs from the yet to be released album Theatre Is Evil. Jherek Bishoff and Die Rotten Punkte opened the show. All photos by Timothy Norris.
Los Globos was "Los Locos" this past weekend when Trannyshack LA welcomed backwoods drag rapper Christeene downstairs and Whore Haus celebrated Friday the 13th upstairs with an androgynous horror-themed cabaret. All photos by Lina Lecaro.
Frank Ocean performed to a sold out Wiltern Theatre on Tuesday night in support of his recent release Channel Orange. Read our review of Frank Ocean's live performance over at West Coast Sound. All photos by Timothy Norris.
The chefs wander between piles of wooden slats and sandy earth, picking mustard, flowering arugula, dandelion greens and chamomile. Kear kneels in the dirt like a little kid, picking and eating what he finds: wood sorrel ("it ups the acidity of the dish") and chickweed ("it tastes like raw...
Mount Analog held its grand opening party on Saturday. The new and used vinyl shop offered customers entertainment as they browsed through the shop and mingled outside. Among the generous list of entertainment were DJ sets by Peanut Butter Wolf, Vex Ruffin and Peaking Lights, and performances...
Latin funk night Descarga celebrated its 9th anniversary this past Saturday night at Los Globos with KCRW's Jeremy Sole, DJ Sloe Poke, Billy Goods, Bobby Soul and, direct from Puerto Rico, bomba outfit Grupo Atabey. All photos by Ivan Fernandez.
Sunday found hundreds of women participating in the Beach Babe Bicycling Classic that began in Long Beach along the coast to Huntington Beach. There was a costume contest, catered food, a vendor expo and a beach party to celebrate the finish, that included live music. All photos by Susan...
The Venice Beach Biennial, part of Made in L.A. 2012, took place this past weekend amongst the usual sidewalk fare. Thousands enjoyed art installations, live music, henna tattoos, and even a live performance graffiti wall.
All photos by Susan Slade Sanchez.
CuriousJosh brings you scenes from the LA Underground. This week the poetically immersive Mental Head Circus surrounds audience members with performances from LA's top aerialists at their sold out King King show. Mental Head Circus returns to King King in October.
Pool party season is in full swing, with Swimming With Sharks taking over The Standard Downtown this weekend. Champagne flowed, water gun fights broke out, and DJs kept the crowd moving. Guest appearances by Riff Raff and Adam Weiss perked up the day.
All photos by Colin Young-Wollf.
Moby opened the Who Shot Rock & Roll concert series presented by KCRW and The Annenberg Space For Photography on Saturday evening in Century City with an acoustic set followed by a DJ set to a capacity crowd. Week two features Portugal. The Man and is the release party for the new T. Rex vs....