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James Franco + Agyness Deyn

On Friday, June 24th, 2011
James and Agyness It seems like the historical Chateau Marmont is everywhere nowadays, and that includes the camera lens of James Franco. The handsome multi-hyphenate has added photographer to his ever-growing list of titles (which include movie star, soap opera villain, Oscar host, recording artist, instructor and grad student) with a spread shot with the Chateau as a backdrop. The […] ...


Fuck Yeah Fest Lineup Announced!

On Saturday, June 18th, 2011
FYF_Fest Suffering from Coachella withdrawal? There’s a festival right here in downtown LA that’ll give you one more infusion of summer music and summer sun before fall rolls in: Fuck Yeah Fest. This year marks the eighth incarnation of the festival, which highlights some of the best bands out there that still hold a low profile, […] ...



Artichoke’s Heart Crosses the Mexican Border to WeHo

On Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Artichoke_Heart_Restaurant As fun as multi-colored tortilla chips and a margarita out of a plastic cup can be, sometimes you want to hit a Mexican restaurant with a little more class. That’s why Artichoke’s Heart, which started as El Corazon de Alcachofa in Mexico City and Guadalajara, has expanded out from Mexico to land in West Hollywood. […] ...

Mary Kate and Ashley Drop In With Terry Richardson

On Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
Mary-Kate and Terry It doesn’t much matter what you think of Terry Richardson’s alleged behavior…there’s no denying that the guy knows how to use a camera. For proof, check out Terry’s Diary, the mega-Tumblr/online scrapbook where Richardson has been stowing all of his personal faves including pictures with celebs, objects of interest, the “T Shirt of the Week,” […] ...

Admire Graffiti At ‘Art in the Streets’

On Monday, April 25th, 2011
art_in_the_streets If you’ve ever marveled at the many “Obey” posters mounted around LA by Shepard Fairey or wished you could see an original Banksy piece, now is your chance. From now until August 8th, the graffiti exhibition “Art in the Streets” will be on display at the MOCA downtown. The surprisingly large exhibit features the work […] ...

April 22nd, 2011 – Movies to Catch This Weekend

On Thursday, April 21st, 2011
143930_access-extended-robert-pattinson-and-reese-witherspoons-water-for-elephants-premiere Water for Elephants Romance movies are a dime a dozen, but a setting as unique as the one in “Water for Elephants” helps to set it apart. Based on the bestseller by Sara Gruen, “Water for Elephants” follows the tale of a veterinary student (Robert Pattinson) who begins working at a circus. He soon falls […] ...

Comfort Food Moves to WeHo with The Fat Dog

On Wednesday, April 13th, 2011
fat_dog If you’re at the newly-facelifted 801 N. Fairfax and you want something a little heartier than coffee and pastries at Coffee Commissary, just take the other door marked “The Fat Dog.” You won’t be sorry. It used to be that you had to go to Montrose to enjoy the amazing fare that The Fat Dog Gastropub […] ...