Host of the movie review podcast The Lunch
A promiscuous girl, a gift you don’t want, an aging rock musician and a man actually made from rock are all part of this weekend’s releases.
Aug. 7, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A scary remake, a disgusting sequel and a star-studded trip to the future are all coming to a screen near you this weekend.
May. 22, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s Friday, so it’s time to talk movies.
Apr. 24, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
For one artist, digital adaptation is nothing new. A gallery opens a new show during shutdowns. An arts conference goes virtual.
Mar. 24from Arts & Culture Stories
Americans see coronavirus in terms of politics more than public health. Blue states are enforcing “social distancing.” Red states are reluctant.
Mar. 26from To the Point
LA Rabbi Steve Leder says there’s a lot of catastrophic (and thus unproductive) thinking among his congregants.
Mar. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Humans are social animals, and social distancing is hard. This weekend, countless Angelenos headed for hiking trails and beaches.
Mar. 23from Greater LA
Several clinics in Santa Barbara have begun testing patients for COVID-19 from their cars, but only certain people qualify.
Mar. 24from KCRW Features
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
Undocumented housekeepers are losing work due to the coronavirus outbreak. They don’t qualify for unemployment income and may not be eligible for government bailout.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
As the first big wave of COVID-19 infections hit San Francisco and LA, some city dwellers want to ride out the pandemic in more rural environments.
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has had a rocky relationship with L.A. County Supervisors ever since he took office.