| Apr 14, 2014
| 11:44 AM
**1/2 (out of four)
Fans of "Paul's Boutique"-era Beastie Boys, Fatboy Slim and, yes, disco, step right up: A-Trak, Kanye's former DJ who co-founded Fool's Gold Records (Danny Brown, Chromeo, Kid Sister), and Armand Van Helden (the legendary DJ who has...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Those who commute past Chinatown this week are forgiven for thinking the circus had arrived in town. Although the candy-striped tents occupying the L.A. State Historic Park may suggest ringmasters, clowns and lion tamers, in truth the tents will house the...
| Nov 29, 2013
At the Pulse Art Fair in Miami, visitors to Kerry Phillips' booth may notice a distinct lack of framed contemporary art, furniture and price stickers. Instead, the Miami artist, in collaboration with the Girls' Club Collection in Fort Lauderdale, has...
| Jun 7, 2013
About a year ago, the musician Jack Kennedy was on a tour, in a manner of speaking. The local disco-pop antagonist rode Greyhound buses making Alan Lomax-style field recordings of amateur musicians along the byways of America. He'd tape their performances...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 9:05 PM
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is considered one of the music industry's premier festivals, connecting the dots between musical generations and genres with a diverse lineup that attracts fans from around the globe. But the festival, which...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Secret Cities w/ Other Factors
Free. 9 p.m., Aug. 29. BAR, 254 Crown St., New Haven, manicproductions.org
In summer 2001, Marie Parker made the most important soda purchase of her life. While attending the week-long International Music Camp by the...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 4:00 PM
Grebe's garden is filling up - with weeds. It's been way too hot to get out there and carefully pluck and pull.
On the other hand, the tomatoes are growing and there is plenty of green fruit on the vine. Now on to the...
| Apr 8, 2012
As the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival expands from one weekend to two, so do the fashion and music marketing opportunities in Southern California.
Labels such as Levi's, H&M, Lacoste, Armani A|X, Mulberry and Madewell (J. Crew's little sister)...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Leave No Trace
If you thought that the emergence of bands like Vampire Weekend and Toubab Krewe was some kind of multi-culti anomaly, then the latest release from L.A.'s Fool's Gold should demonstrate that a whole generation of...