The week's top stories in LA media, politics and culture.
Warner Music just moved its employees to a new home in an old factory building in the Arts District.
Friends, family and fans continue to mourn the loss of rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was shot and killed over the weekend outside his clothing store in South Los Angeles.
The L.A. County Coroner’s Office has concluded that a man who died at the home of a prominent Democratic donor in West Hollywood overdosed on crystal meth.
Before former Governor Jerry Brown left office, last year, he put his pen to a couple, new transparency laws. Both have to do with public access to internal police investigations and…
Think of Santa Monica and there are a number of things that come to mind: an idyllic, beachside setting; a tech-saturated economy; a bastion of liberal politics.
Those who cast their ballot in the LA Unified School Board election at a local school or church likely did so for the last time.
It’s the team that’s had to deal with a geography and identity crisis for years, with some of the most supportive fans in Major League Baseball. The L.A.
A landmark bill signed by then-Governor Brown last year is intended to make records of police misconduct available to the public.
John Lanchester’s The Wall is a wild love story with a dystopian backdrop.
Apr. 25from Bookworm
The Freeze were an early American punk band. Now, 40 years later, two members reckon with the lyrics they wrote as teenagers.
Apr. 25from Lost Notes
The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.
Apr. 26from Scheer Intelligence
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.
A storytelling show that explores the night, the landscape of the unseen, and how thoughts, feelings and behaviors transform in the dark.
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.
In-depth interviews with the most innovative & influential people in entertainment, art, and pop culture. Hosted by film critic Elvis Mitchell, at KCRW.com.
Apr 27LA River
Apr 27Eastern Projects Gallery
Apr 28Annenberg Space for Photography Century Park
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the pleasure of his visual voraciousness
Apr. 25from Art Talk
Following a well-received Twitter thread, Abigail Disney wrote an op-ed in The Washington Post highlighting just how much more Bob Iger takes home compared to the median pay of a…
Apr. 25from Hollywood Breakdown
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I go to a pitch meeting and at the end of it, I have no idea who is supposed to call whom. That used to be an agent’s job.
Apr. 24from Martini Shot
Sudan has been involved in ongoing civil wars since 1983. The wars were about religion, culture and resources. By 2005, approximately two million civilians had died. Listen to the latest episode of Here Be Monsters.
Apr. 24from Here Be Monsters
Edward Goldman talks about a variety of cultural and political programs at Los Angeles Museums challenging our perspectives concerning art, sex and politics.
Apr. 23from Art Talk
Film Independent Presents and KCRW bring you an advance screening of Trial By Fire from Roadside Attractions.
Apr. 23from Arts & Culture Stories
In the spirit of Passover, DnA explores an exodus story with a profound design impact.
Apr. 23from Design and Architecture
It was Easter Sunday in Paris and this year Catholics did not celebrate the holiest of days at Notre Dame.