Category: EVENTS

The List: Your Guide to New Years Eve

OBAMA 4EVER WHEN: Saturday, Dec 31st 2016, 9 PM WHERE: Playground Studio | 835 N. Broadway 90012 WHAT: As we count down the days until “He who shall not be named” takes office… we’ve come to appreciate POTUS even more.

The Weekly: Twerksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

Thanksgiving is a little off this year, and we are not talking about the food—grubbing is always the best part— but it feels pointless to celebrate and shop like nobodies business when there are people protesting for basic human rights

30 Days in LA: Sampha, Kelsey Lu and Serpentwithfeet

Night one of 30 days in LA was beyond memorable with the most unexpected and yet eerily cohesive line-up we’ve experience yet. RedBull Sound Select brought together Serpentwithfeet, a unique character who self-described his music as “Pagan Gospel”; Kelsey Lu,

Complexcon: The Kid Cudi Setlist Wishlist

Complexcon is around the corner and the anticipation had been too real ever since the official line-up was announced. With headlining acts like Skrillex, Travis Scott, Snoop Dogg and 2Chainz we could all safely assume that things couldn’t get any

Beach Goth V: The Pros and Cons of the ‘Rain or Shine’ Event

Beach Goth was wild. The annual Halloween-themed festival, put on by The Growlers at The Observatory in Santa Ana, took place this weekend and while practically everything that could go wrong went wrong (IE. Location changes, the rain, overcrowding, etc.)

Event Queue: Get Weird With Lagunitas’ Beer Circus

Calling all beer lovers! If you still haven’t decided on a Halloween costume, this new bit of info might kick that task into high gear. On October 22nd, the Lagunitas crew will bring their annual Beer Circus to their brand new brewery in Azusa, CA

Your Party-Focused Guide to Hotels in LA

It’s common knowledge amongst LA locals that hotels serve some of the most happening events in the city, but since it’s summertime- arguably the best season ever- we will let all future tourists in on a little secret: you don’t

Indelible Vibes: Woogie Weekend

After a stormy but audacious inaugural year, Woogie Weekend, the Do LaB’s beloved house- and techno-centric affair, made a triumphant return earlier this month to Southern California’s Oak Canyon Park. As an intimate but potent experience, this offshoot of the famed

Golden Sound: Q&A with Producer/DJ Claptone

Masked and anonymous musicians are a dime a dozen but one masquerader catching our attention nowadays is Berlin-based act, Claptone. Coming off performances at this year’s Coachella (both at the Sahara and a surprise performance at the Do LaB stage), Claptone’s

BRINGING THE WOOGIE: Q&A with ANTON TUMAS

  If you’re a dance music fan or festival-goer in LA, chances are you’ve heard of Do LaB – the fun-loving team behind Coachella’s most colorful (and arguably most dynamic) stage, and masterminds of the premiere campout festival Lightning in a

Your July Dance Music Itinerary, Served

Dealing with June, which brought waves of heat instead of days of gloom, prompted us to sit tight alongside the humming of an air conditioning unit, albeit that gorgeous evening breeze the Solstice’s Strawberry Moon brought in. Sometimes, we need a

Perfectly Handsy: Please Touch the Art Show

There is something about the forbidden act of touching art that makes us go haywire. Maybe it’s the novelty of touching something invaluable or our inner asshole that really wants to cause havoc in a place so soothing, it makes our

Gregory Siff ‘s Portrait of an American Ice Cream Man

This past weekend, acclaimed multimedia artist Gregory Siff debuted his new collection of artwork in his DTLA studio. The series is sentimentally named Portrait of an American Ice Cream Man, inspired by Siff’s beloved childhood neighborhood ice cream man, Gus.

C.R.E.A.M: A Look into CatVideoFest

What’s better than the opportunity to watch adorably hilarious cat videos on the BIG screen while surrounded by people who share the “cats rule everything around me” motto? Nothing. Nothing at all. CatCon is presenting the first annual CatVideoFest to

The Weekly: Jazz Cartier, Lutz Bacher, Kim Gordon

JAZZ CARTIER  WHEN: Thursday, May 19th, 9 PM WHERE: Belasco Theater | 1050 S. Hill St. 90015 WHAT: The Toronto native dropped “Hotel Paranoia” last February, and its been on repeat in our office ever since. In collaboration with The

The Weekly | James Blake, Beyoncé Tour, Friday The 13th Screening

Calling Out of Context: Dan Deacon and Junglepussy Thursday, May 12th, 8 PM Teragram Room | 1234 W 7th St. 90017 The Broad presents two artists that are restlessly experimental. Both extremely danceable, this series is meant to bring artists that are creating subversive music that

The Cool Mom’s Guide to Mothers Day

Ah, Mother’s day. The only day wearing mom jeans makes an extra sensible fashion choice and eating until you look semi-preggo just means extra attention and maybe a free waffle, score. The way we see it, deep down inside, we