Los Angeles is a city carved out of the desert — a conjured image of paradise. Award-winning journalist David Weinberg returns with stories of people who learn what lies beyond the dream.
When David first got the email, it just seemed like one of those offers that’s too good to be true.
Jul. 8, 2020
A crossover spectacular! Richard Parks III helps David Weinberg find where food meets fame in Los Angeles.
Jul. 1, 2020
Remember what Friday nights used to feel like? It was freedom, that moment when you get off work, and your time no longer belongs to someone else — the night is yours.
Jun. 24, 2020
In this episode of Welcome to LA: A look at redlining in Southern California.
Jun. 17, 2020
‘Welcome to LA’ is not putting out a new episode this week. In the meantime, host David Weinberg recommends some podcasts that are worth a listen during this current moment.
Jun. 10, 2020
Inside an old restaurant you can hear the sound of kids hunkered down at the counter, plotting a revolution. It’s a long shot for sure, but maybe they will pull it off.
Jun. 3, 2020
How did a group of stuntmen in the 1960s diversify Hollywood? The origin story of the Black Stuntmen’s Association.
May. 27, 2020
Have you ever had a friend who you thought should live their life differently than they do? A story about building a meaningful life out of chaos.
May. 20, 2020
Help us raise $15,000 by midnight tonight and an anonymous supporter will match your donations — that means $30,000 for KCRW