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The Raveonettes: Lust in the Wind

The video for the Raveonettes' infectious, fuzzy-sweet new single "Candy" features a montage of the Danish duo in the studio, containing footage with a few...

Shelf Life

Eli Goodman has been the sole owner of the Cosmopolitan Book Shop (7017 Melrose Ave., L.A., 323-938-7119) for nearly 50 years. I stumbled upon his cluttered gem of a store in the ’90s while attending Fairfax High School up the street. Cosmopolitan Books is responsible for about 80 percent of......

Art Galleries

Art Connection L.A. (8687 Melrose Ave., Suite B483; 310-659-9260) houses contemporary art, original paintings, posters, antique prints, engravings, etchings, sculpture and custom mirrors. Blitzstein Museum of Art (428 N. Fairfax Ave.; 323-852-4830) offers some 300 exciting, original expressionist oil paintings by Blitzstein, circa 1964–2000. Chac Mool (8920 Melrose Ave.; 310-550-6792)......

Ladybug Man

John D. Williams is vacationing in Florida, it is 1988, and he’s flipping through a farmer’s seed catalog when he sees a picture of a ladybug. Wham! It hits him, a revelation, the solution for his Silver Lake tenants who can’t make the rent. Give them ladybugs, he thinks, so......
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