Have some time to kill over the holidays while avoiding chit-chat with your second cousin twice removed? Well, why not peruse L.A. Weekly's favorite photos of 2008. We've broken down this year's most unforgettable images into several categories: Year in Photos, Year in Food, Year in Music, Year in Nightranger and Year in Cobrasnake. Click the images below for each slideshow, enjoy and go easy on that eggnog.
L.A. Weekly braved rabid audiences at the best concerts of 2008 including Prince, Coldplay, Wilco, Sigur Ros, the Raconteurs, Portishead, Public Enemy, Siouxsie Sioux, Murs and more. Plus, we hung out one-on-one with some of our favorite musicians like Flogging Molly, Slash, David Lee Roth, Brandon Boyd, Aesop Rock and Gogol Bordello. View the full slideshow here.