Tag Archives: film

Sid and Nancy photo
Win Tickets to “Sad Vacation: The Last Days of Sid and Nancy” Screening at The Regent Theater

Calling all film and music buffs! The Regent Theater will be hosting a very special screening on Wednesday, November 9th of the new documentary Sad Vacation: The Last Days of Sid and Nancy, from director Danny Garcia (The Rise and Fall of The Clash, Looking for Johnny). This film takes a deeply personal look into […]

More
Grrrls On Film Poster photo
Interviews With Evelyn McDonnell, Penelope Spheeris & Vega Darling: We Talk Grrrls On Film, Feminism, Punk Rock & More

What better way to celebrate Women’s History Month than at Grrrls On Film, a three day film and music festival at Loyola Marymount University this Friday, March 18th through Sunday, March 20th. Grrrls On Film will feature some amazing feminist voices who will be sharing their stories and experiences via film, live music, workshops and […]

More
straight outta compton
An Interview with Director F. Gary Gray on his new film Straight Outta Compton, the state of hip hop, the price of honesty.

Biopics aren’t known for their socio-politcal impact. Few of them ever do more than crystallize an accepted artistic narrative into mythos. They aren’t supposed to talk about issues larger then their subject. They may skirt with race relations, but it isn’t the focus. They don’t talk about police brutality, unless the subject is the one brutalized. […]

More
Win Tickets to The Godfather Film with Symphony Orchestra at Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live

Francis Ford Coppola’s iconic and award winning film The Godfather is coming to the big screen in hi-def, accompanied by a live symphony orchestra, at Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live on Saturday, January 24th. While we aren’t always acutely aware of it, music and sound are an integral and important part of the movie-going experience. […]

More
Father-John-Misty-photos
Win tickets to Sundance NEXT FEST with Father John Misty

Photo: Angelz Holtzen The always enamoring Father John Misty (aka Josh Tillman) has a solo acoustic show coming up at the Theatre at Ace Hotel on Friday, Aug. 8th. His performance is one of the many great concerts coming up at the Sundance NEXT FEST. The four day event takes place Aug. 7 – 10 […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
passion pit ian hulquist
SXSW Interview: Passion Pit’s Ian Hultquist scores new film, Animals

Ian Hultquist graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston in 2008. He majored in film scoring and never really foresaw Passion Pit – the über popular elctro-pop for 20-somethings band with whom he plays guitar and keys for – taking off like it did. “Passion Pit kind of took off the second I graduated,” […]

More
Valentina Valentini |
Tickets: Jeff Bridges & The Abiders at El Rey Theatre – April 25, 2013
Tickets: Jeff Bridges & The Abiders at El Rey Theatre – April 25, 2013

Most of us remember him as “the dude” in the cult classic, the Big Lebowski.  Aside from being an amazing actor, Jeff Bridges is also a talented musician. The dude has a flair for that sweet Americana sound. In 2005, Bridges showed up at a Lebowski Fest in Los Angeles singing and playing the theme […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Death Grips short film
Death Grips Short Film: Come Up and Get Me

No need to turn-up the volume, Death Grips have created a silent film (well, almost). Check out Death Grips’ short film for “Come Up and Get Me,” off the free album that broke them, No Love Deep Web. The video is in black-and-white and plays like an artistic short film. Like many great artists and musicians, […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Francis Ford Coppola Assigns Dan Deacon to Score His Next Film, “Twixt Now and Sunrise”

Whoa! This is big news for the eccentric electro musician, Dan Deacon. Known for his warm and exciting performances that instigate a whole lot of crowd interaction, Deacon has been brought on board to score Francis Ford Coppala’s next film “Twixt Now and Sunrise,” due late this year. In addition to scoring the film, Mr. […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros Premier Second Installment of Salvo!

Whoa! These shorts are pretty weird but super cool. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros have gone beyond the traditional concept of a music video with an ambitious project entitled SALVO!, a feature-length movie musical split into 12 visually striking segments. In the first, “Desert Song,” singer (and former Ima Robot frontman) Alex Ebert confronts […]

More
Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Page 1 of 3123