1 month ago | Interviews
Orgone make life-affirming music; their irresistible funkiness and ability to transcend genre will force anyone out of their seat and onto the dance floor. Even the band's name — a cosmic amalgamation of the words orgasm and hormone — is a referen...
3 months ago | Hip-Hop
The Root Down, dedicated to showcasing the roots of hip-hop, launches a monthlong residency at the Virgil on Thursday, Dec. 7.
4 months ago | Reggae
To hear Mark Morales and Wally Caro talk is the sound of teamwork — everything is, "Wally and me thought this," or "When Mark and I decided that." Their unified vision, love of the old school and familial attitude spawned Angel City Records, a fou...
5 months ago | Reggae
Run by veteran record executive Marv Mack, Soulside brings legendary Jamaican and northern soul artists to L.A. ever year at their Soul Invasion Weekender, which comes to Cafe Club Fais Do-Do this weekend.
7 months ago | Latin Music
The 12-piece multiethnic group calls their sound "West Coast Spanish Harlem." It's a hit everywhere from outdoor festivals to salsa clubs.
7 months ago | Reggae
Founded by Brooks Ellis and Amit Gilad when they were still teenagers, the festival now draws thousands of fans and top performers like this year's headliners, Sly and Robbie.