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Weekend In LA

It’s your last chance to get to the Getty this year to enjoy their Saturdays Off The 405 series. Since summer has ended and it’s getting darker earlier it’s only fitting that New York based/Joy Division inspired band Cold Cave close the proceedings. Cold Cave takes its Joy Division inspiration seriously.  As evidence, may I […]

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Weekend In LA

Linda Barrett is probably the worst friend you can have.  She’s in high school and here is some of her wisdom when questioned by her friend, Stacy. Stacy Hamilton: When a guy has an orgasm, how much comes out? Linda Barrett: A quart or so Linda Barrett: What do you mean, better in bed? Either […]

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Weekend In LA

The next to last First Friday is here. There will be a discussion with The Liar’s Club sounding “What on Earth is this Thing?” with Dr. Margaret Hardin (Division Chief, History and Anthropology) and Dr. John Long (Vice-President, Research and Collections) followed by The Twilight Zone-esque look into the future panel “Can Mammals Keep Up When Climate […]

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Transmission LA

Some great things are happening at the MOCA and it’s all surrounding Mike D. of the Beastie Boys currently curating Transmission LA: AV Club. “The 17-day festival will illustrate how audio and visual art forms complement and influence each other, through various exhibitions, concerts, DJ nights, performances, and installations,. The event’s logo embodies Mike D’s […]

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Weekend In LA

Due to Good Friday next week we get to celebrate our First Friday a week early with Fifth Friday.  Confused?  All you need to know is that Matthew Dear and Songodsuns are performing at The Natural History Museum.  As if that wasn’t enough you’ll also get Dr. Jared Diamond leading in the discussion of “Is It […]

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Weekend in LA

First things first and the first thing to do this weekend is First Friday.  First Friday haven ingeniously combined education with music.  This month’s discussion revolves around The Evolving Universe and Why Pluto Had To Die.  Music will be spun by Anthony Valadez and Chuck P while you enjoy the dioramas of the African Mammal Hall. […]

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Grammy weekend

Okay, so we don’t have tickets to the Grammy Award show or the pre or post show parties but we can still enjoy it in our own way. Paul McCartney is being honored on Friday by MusiCares as the 2012 Person Of The Year.  You may not be able to afford the minimum price of […]

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Weekend In LA

Just like last week, the place to go to in Los Angeles are the museums. First Fridays return to Natural History Museum.  This month’s presentation is going to get H-O-T, as biological anthropologist, Amy Parish discusses the sexual interaction of the bonobos, the closest living relative to humans.  The social system of the Bonobo is […]

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Weekend in LA

This weekend is a Museum Free For All! Click on the link to see the list of museums opening up their door for you to explore. If you find yourself at the MOCA, make sure to see Under The Big Black Sun, California Art 1974-1981.  Afterwards, try to find a way to get into get into […]

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Weekend in LA

Do you love The Who?  Do you love automobiles?  Well The Peterson Automobile Museum is hosting a listening party for The Who’s Quadrophenia.  I’m sure the sound will be a lot better than listening to it on your crappy computer speakers on  Spotify so go and enjoy! Extra cool points if you take your Vespa to […]

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