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Dum Dum Girls Release Sophomore Album

On Wednesday, October 12th, 2011
dumdumgirls Want to listen to something female-driven, fresh, and on the cusp of blowing up? Look no further than the Dum Dum Girls, a band of pop punk girls reminiscent of The Shangri-Las, The Cramps, and Mazzy Star. We haven’t been this excited about an all-girl band in a while and we’re stoked the Dum Dum […] ...

Raddest Videos of the Week

On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011
lykke li minx society 1. LCD Soundsystem may have called it quits this past year, but that doesn’t mean they’ll ever be forgotten. Here’s a reinterpretation, by Michael J. Greene, of their classic, “All My Friends,” but in LEGO! 2. Young Buffalo’s “Catapilah” channels a little bit of Vampire Weekend, has a touch of country, and lotsa youth — […] ...

Spotify Has Landed: Changing Your Music Listening Experience

On Thursday, July 21st, 2011
spotify It’s here minxes. It’s finally here! We’ve been waiting for what seems like ages for Spotify to be available in the U.S. and the exclusive invites are going out stateside now.  Spotify is a free computer application that, up until recently, was only available Europe. It’s going change everything you ever knew about listening to […] ...

Grocery Shopping Just Got Sexy

On Wednesday, July 6th, 2011
160375_night_GMF_ There is no reason to work up a sweat when buying your fresh produce. Fortunately, one of the most acclaimed farmers markets in Los Angeles provides relief from sun and then some. Boasting some spectacular views, tons of vendors, and nighttime hours of operation, the Yamashiro Farmers Market is swiftly becoming a weekly “yes ” […] ...

Casa Vega: L.A.’s Best Kept Secret + Mega Deal!

On Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
casa_vega If you’ve ever been to Seattle, you know that you can’t walk two blocks without encountering a coffee shop. They’re on every. Single. Corner. The Los Angeles equivalent to Seattle’s omnipresent coffee shop is Mexican food. There is an overabundance of Mexican restaurants in this city and many don’t hold a candle to the delicious, […] ...

Here’s Your In With The Fashion World

On Tuesday, June 21st, 2011
runway Are you a minx who aspires to be the next big thing in the fashion world? Do you often find yourself doodling outfit ideas on cocktail napkins? Do you eat, breathe, and sleep couture? If you answered yes to any of these questions and haven’t heard of Velvet Brigade yet, it’s time to start paying […] ...

Minx of the Moment: Oh Land

On Thursday, June 16th, 2011
OhLand Growing up with an organist for a father and an opera singer for a mother has its perks. Just ask our newest musical obsession, Oh Land. Hailing from Denmark, Nanna Øland Fabricius is wowing us with her vocal talents and sixties Nico-like style, earning her the lllustrious title of Minx of the Moment. Miss Oh […] ...

The Summer of Free Music Is Upon Us

On Thursday, June 16th, 2011
bestcoast Did you miss out on Coachella? Sasquatch Festival came and went without you? Is Lollapalooza too far of a trek? Never fear minxes! Los Angeles is rife with music fests all summer long and the best part is…they are absolutely free. Get your outdoor music fix started at One Colorado in Pasadena brought to you […] ...

The Sayers Club: Get in Trouble at Hollywood’s Newest Speakeasy

On Saturday, June 11th, 2011
the_sayers_club Sure, hidden speakeasies are no longer necessary in this WAY post-prohibition era, but that doesn’t mean we can’t pretend – especially when a premier nightlife group like sbe rolls out their latest den of debauchery, The Sayers Club. Now officially open to the public, The Sayers Club is on track to become one of Hollywood’s […] ...

Album Review: Bon Iver (Squared)

On Friday, June 10th, 2011
boniver We didn’t think it was possible that one man’s melodic voice had the power to evoke such visceral reactions among us stone-cold minxes.Well, get ready to fall in love with Bon Iver all over again because the latest from Justin Vernon is dripping with romance. For his sophomore album Justin Vernon added a few new […] ...