• Dogs Just Trying To Be Adopted at L.A.'s Dog Cafe "Pup-Up"
    4 days ago

    In hopes of becoming America's first, The Dog Cafe is hosting a pop-up preview in downtown L.A. that will continue through January 25. The cafe atmosphere gives dog lovers a chance to interact with adoptable animals while getting a caffeine fix...

  • Famous L.A. Restaurants and Bars in Movies and TV Shows
    5 days ago

    In a city with thousands of restaurants and bars, it can be a daunting task for film or television production to find the perfect location for an eating or drinking scene. Does the film take place in modern day or 1950s Los Angeles? Does the...

  • Cats in Residence: Cute Kitty Performance Art
    5 days ago

    Meet the adorable purr-formers (get it??) of writer/artist Rhonda Liberman's Cats-in-Residence installation. In partnership with Kitten Rescue L.A., this interactive performance piece allows cats to roam free in a giant kitty playground while...

  • Ración: Spanish Food Far Beyond Tapas
    7 days ago

    Although the room is utterly comfortable and on the edge of informal (in the best possible sense), there's nothing blasé about this food. Named Ración to distinguish it from the tapas craze, you won't find any simple boquerones...

  • James Williamson and Friends @ The Bootleg Theater
    7 days ago

    James Williamson performed to a packed Bootleg Theater on Friday night with a number of guest vocalists including Jello Biafra, Joe Cardamone of The Icarus Line, Alison Mosshart of The Kills, Lisa Kekaula, Ron Young, Carolyn Wonderland, Shea...

  • L.A. Style Lights Up Artists & Fleas Market
    7 days ago

    Artists & Fleas brings out colorful displays of style, animals and food. The market is a transplant from NYC operating on the third weekend of every month in downtown L.A.'s arts district, bringing together eclectic visions by vendors and the...

  • HRM Steampunk Symposium 2015 @ the Queen Mary
    7 days ago

    Her Royal Majesty's Steampunk Symposium returned to the Queen Mary in Long Beach from Jan. 16-19. The annual convention featured lectures, workshops, a mercantile and of course a masquerade ball! All images by Taylor Hamby.

  • Lagwagon @ The Fonda
    7 days ago

    Lagwagon brought their Hang Tour to The Fonda Theatre on Saturday night. Swingin’ Utters opened up the night. All photos by Timothy Norris.

  • Parade Of Lights @ The Echo
    10 days ago

    Los Angeles band Parade Of Lights performed at The Echo on Thursday night having recently completed recording their debut full length album, due out on Astralwerks early this year. Dark Waves opened the night and Swedish singer Tove Styrke made...

  • 2015 Oscar Best Picture Nominees
    11 days ago

    Announced again in the pre-dawn hours in Los Angeles—this year by actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs—were the nominations of eight films out of a possible ten for the Best Picture Academy Award. Also announced...

  • Run the Jewels @ The Regent
    11 days ago

    Run The Jewels performed to a very sold out house at The Regent Theater on Wednesday night in support of their latest release Run The Jewels 2. Until The Ribbon Breaks opened up the night. All photos by Timothy Norris.

  • Golden Globes: Secret Room Events and HBO's Gifting suites
    12 days ago

    Secret Room Events held their amazing one-day Golden Globes gifting suite last Friday at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills. Lucky celebs got to walk away with Jennifer Reeves black opal jewelry, Derma E skincare, Sleepbelt and much more. Plus, there...

  • Golden Globes: GBK and Pilot Pens Luxury Gifting Suite
    12 days ago

    On Friday and Saturday, GBK and Pilot Pens Luxury Gifting Suite hosted their celebrity gifting suite in honor of the Golden Globes at the W Hollywood hotel. Our favorite finds were the four-night stay at CéBlue – Villas & Beach...

  • Backstage with Leighton Meester at Hotel Cafe
    12 days ago

    Leighton Meester performed the second night of her three night residency at Hotel Cafe to a sold out house on Tuesday night in support of her recently released full length Heartstrings. We spent the afternoon with Meester and her band...

  • L.A.'s Filipino Food Scene Comes Alive at Rice & Shine
    13 days ago

    Chef AC Boral presented his touring pop-up restaurant “Rice & Shine” on Saturday inside Koreatown’s Escala restaurant and bar. Delicious Filipino flavors were presented in colorful and wonderfully succulent dishes. That along...

  • No Pants Subway Ride 2015
    14 days ago

    The 7th Annual No Pants Metro (Subway) Ride took place on Sunday, with “agents” gathering at the furthest reaches across the Metro system prior to converging on Union Station in downtown Los Angeles. Once the groups...

  • No Pants Subway Rides Across America, 2015
    14 days ago

    What started 14 years ago in New York has spread across the globe: The No Pants Subway Ride, started by social pranksters Improv Everywhere, again attempted to get as many people as possible to dispense with their pants while keeping a straight...

  • World Dog Awards Brings the Cute to L.A.
    14 days ago

    The CW network honors man's best friend with The World Dog Awards, a fun, furry, star-studded affair hosted by George Lopez. Extraordinary canines (and one cat) walked the green carpet, sharing the limelight with their human counterparts. The...

  • Barrel and Ashes' Suburban Barbecue Chic
    14 days ago

    The feel of the restaurant is suburban barn chic: There are wooden tables and wood-paneled walls, chalkboards over the open kitchen and a wooden sign that says “rodeo.” Sports play on the two TVs over the bar, and the seating is...

  • Lina in L.A. -- Celebrating Elvis' 80th Birthday with a Luau
    17 days ago

    The 80th birthday of The King was celebrated at The Burgundy Room in Hollywood as only they could do it -- with a wild glam luau that featured burlesque shows, DJs, dancing and lots of Ziggy Stardust style. (David Bowie shares Presley's date of...