Sep 032015

FIDLAR- West Coast

Things to do in Los Angeles this weekend (9/3-9/6)-


FIDLAR is playing a set at Amoeba Records to celebrate their new record Too and signing copies afterwards-

HEALTH are playing a free show at Los Globos sponsored by Fader and Coors Light-RSVP here-

It’s Craft Night at CAFAM-this time it’s Felt Objects inspired by the L.A. River with Billy Kheel ($8)

Think Tank Gallery is having Summer Send Off and BBQ and Brew with live music, food and art, as well as a panel discussion on throwing events in Los Angeles (free)-

Cinefamily is showing the work of the Quay Brothers (curated by Christopher Nolan) all weekend but tonight is the only night Nolan will be in attendance-


There are still tickets left to the Barnsdall Park Wine Tasting- four selections for $30-

The LA County Fair opens today in Pomona with Patti Labelle and Chaka Khan performing-

Real Estate guitarist Matt Mondanile’s solo project Ducktails is playing at The Echo-

Tijuana Panthers are playing at the Regent-

Mystic Braves are playing at the Teregram Ballroom-


The Observatory in Santa Ana is hosting Burger Records Burger-a-go-g-2- with a big list of bands including Cults, Bleached, Cherry Glazerr-

The outdoor movie at the Autry this week is Fight Club with live music beforehand-

The Damned are at the Fonda Theatre-


Fiesta Hermosa, calls itself the “Largest Arts & Crafts Fair in Southern California,” and is going on all weekend in downtown Hermosa Beach-


The Hollywood Bowl is showing E.T. while the Los Angeles Philharmonic performs John Williams’ score (also on Friday and Saturday)-

Diet Cig are playing at the Bootleg with Kera and the Lesbians-

All weekend (Friday through Labor Day)- Chungking Road in Chinatown is having a weekend of events including art openings, BBQ, live music, art talks, and more (free)-

Mar 262015

Slutever- White Flag

Things to do in Los Angeles this weekend (3/26-3/29)-


Substrate Gallery presents Factory of Light– a screening for House of Light’s new music video with performances by the band and other musical guests. $10 entrance gets you a pop art print and complimentary beer and wine-

Pete Rock and Slum Village are playing at the Echo-

Grand Central Market is having Game Night until 9pm with classic and new games-

Thursday- Sunday

Zoe Scofield’s dance collaboration with visual artist Juniper Shuey, BeginAgain is at REDCAT. Scofield is also having a dance workshop on Saturday-


Roky Erickson (of 60′s band The Thirteenth Floor Elevators) & The Hounds of Baskerville are at the Roxy-

Terry Malts is playing at The Smell with Wild Moth-


Robert Williams will be signing his book at Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery in Barnsdall Park-

Bernhard Willhelm will be guiding tours and discussing his exhibit at MOCA Pacific Design Center- RSVP here (free)-

For Panache Spring Fling there are several bands playing at the Echo including Jacco Gardner, Dream Boys, Happyness, and a “secret guest”-

Electric Dusk Drive-In downtown is showing Mean Girls-

Saturday and Sunday

Burgerama is Burger Records’ two day festival at the Observatory in Santa Ana and the lineup is incredible- Ty Segall, Fidlar, Thee Oh Sees, Weezer, Ariel Pink, Cherry Glazerr, Black Lips, Roky Erickson, Tobacco, Bone Thugs and Harmony, White Fence and many, many, many more- $47.50 for one day or $90 for two- it’s well worth it to see all these great bands-


Slutever are one of four bands opening for Pile at Los Globos ($8) –

Connected Fashion Festival Pop Up is at Hotel Figueroa’s pool downtown and is a combination shopping event and boozy brunch ($30 brunch +bottomless mimosas)-

Jul 312014

Mykki Blanco- Haze.Boogie.Life

Things to do in and around Los Angeles this weekend (7/31-8/3)-


Mykki Blanco at Los Globos-

Made in LA:Music continues at the Hammer Museum with DJ Marcus Wyatt and DJ Doc Martin-

Summer Nights in the Garden at the Natural History Museum gardens with DJs, tours, drinks and tonight bird house building-

Omar Souleyman at the Santa Monica Pier (free)-


REDCAT’s New Original Works Festival 2014 continues with Program 2-


Grand Performances presents a screening of the animated French film Les Triplettes de Belleville with a live score by the original composer-

Arcade Fire, The Unicorns and Dan Deacon at the Forum (also Saturday)-

Echo and the Bunnymen are playing the Orpheum Theatre-


Over thirty Los Angeles street artists will be part of a pop-up at Kesspro Studios in the downtown arts district, curated by Roy Paz with Cartwheel Art as the media partner. Food, drink, music, and a raffle-with proceeds from sales donated to The Epilepsy Foundation of LA-

Burger Records presents Burger-a-Go-Go at the Observatory in Santa Ana- bands include- Best Coast, Dum Dum Girls, Bleached, Shannon and the Clams and more-

Inner City Arts is having a benefit which will include a rooftop concert with performances by Peanut Butter Wolf, Yacht, De Lux and dublab DJs-


ShopWalk DTLA- discounts, sales and events at restaurants and shops downtown-

Free admission to see a sneak preview of the sequel to Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s The Trip- The Trip to Italy at Cinefamily (pre-registration required)-