American writer; son of author Joe McGinniss
A married couple wind up in a wasteland of foreclosed houses and abandoned homes.
Aug. 25, 2016
Charles Yu’s "Interior Chinatown" is a contemporary novel about dealing with the difficulty of being whoever you are.
In 1980, anti-disco sentiment was at a high and Grace Jones was coming off a trilogy of disco albums. If she stayed stagnant, it felt like her career could be swept away.
from Lost Notes
In December of 1980, two exiled artists and freedom fighters attempted return to their home in South Africa for a concert.
How Raymond Pettibon’s pandemic paintings made Gumby punk. Drawings made during the pandemic pull from pop culture. Two artists use ceramic glazes for sculptural effects.
from Arts & Culture Stories
Writer/director Billy Ray talks about the making of his Showtime limited series “The Comey Rule,” which stars Jeff Daniels as former FBI director James Comey and Brendan Gleeson as…
from The Business
Six months have passed since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down much of life as we knew it.
from Greater LA
In May of 1980, Joy Division lost its lead singer, Ian Curtis. The band decided that they would carry on with a different name.
Burger Records was a garage rock record label in Orange County that built its brand on bringing rock and roll to teens and putting the spotlight on underground bands.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week, Kevin de León will be sworn in as a new member of the LA City Council. He’ll represent downtown, Boyle Heights, and parts of northeast Los Angeles.
from Greater LA