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Chef Josef Centeno says one thing’s for sure about Tex-Mex: it’s inauthentic. He’s known for his modern interpretation of the cuisine at Bar Ama in downtown LA, and now Amacita in downtown Culver City.
from Good Food
If you’ve been following the new-look LA Times Food section, there’s a good chance you know the name Lucas Kwan Peterson .
Oct. 18from Good Food
Ivan Orkin is the chef and restaurateur behind Ivan Ramen in New York.
About 10 years ago, a group of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan killed innocent civilians for sport and covered it up by framing the victims.
Oct. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The head of Pacific Gas and Electric, Bill Johnson, recently admitted that his utility did a poor job of overseeing the scheduled blackouts in the Bay Area last week.
Los Angeles is having an identity crisis. City officials tout new development and shiny commuter trains, while longtime residents are doing all they can to hang on to home.
A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.
An anthology of some of the greatest music stories never truly told. Top journalists present stand-alone audio documentaries that highlight music’s head, heart and beat.
Everything you wanted to know about good cooking, good eating, good food! From LA Chef, author, radio host, and restaurateur Evan Kleiman, at KCRW.com.
Our critics review “Jojo Rabbit,” from part-Jewish director Taika Waititi, who plays Adolf Hitler in this comedy; “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil,” the sequel to the 2014 orginal film…
Hollywood has been chasing Chinese money for years, and to do so, studios have been self-censoring themselves so that their movies can be played in the Communist country.
Oct. 18from Hollywood Breakdown
In what NASA is calling "HERstory" in space, Christina Koch and Jessica Meir stepped outside the International Space Station Friday to replace a bad battery charger.
Oct. 18from NPR
Benjamin Moser’s Sontag: Her Life and Work is interested in the writing and ideas of Susan Sontag.
Oct. 17from Bookworm
In the Willmore neighborhood of Long Beach, countless people are waiting to enter a nonprofit called Beacon for Him Ministries (BHM).
Oct. 17from Greater LA
Desert X is a public art exhibition that happens every two years.
Charles Jencks, architect, landscape designer and prodigious writer, has died at age 80. He made a mark from the halls of UCLA to the hills of Scotland.
Oct. 17from Design and Architecture
KCRW invites you to an advance screening of Motherless Brooklyn from Warner Bros. Pictures.
Oct. 17from Arts & Culture Stories
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I remember a few weeks ago, when videos of unidentified aerial phenomena surfaced, and the Navy said, yeah, those were UFOs, and then we…
Oct. 16from Martini Shot
Producer Bethany Denton wants to know if her meat-eater’s guilt is justified.
Oct. 16from Here Be Monsters
More adults are living with their parents now than they have in more than a century. It’s a third of all adults under 34. But in Los Angeles, it’s more than 40%.
Oct. 16from Greater LA
Country singer Tanya Tucker was only 13 years old when her first single “Delta Dawn” became a major success.
Oct. 16from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Scotty Bowers died earlier this week. He was 96. He was a matchmaker of sorts in Hollywood.
Scientists say climate change is an urgent problem that needs drastic action, but not everyone buys it.