Genre music provides inspiration for artists

In a corner of the museum, a painting hangs surrounded only by the sounds of soft chatter and footsteps. Yet the piece seems to speak volumes with its unique mixture of colors and inspiration from one of the biggest music genres in history: the blues. The Geffen Contemporary at the Museum of Contemporary Art’s current […]

MOCA Geffen showcases bold art

Now that “Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945-1980” is in full swing, new exhibitions are popping up left and right as part of the initiative. So it comes as no surprise that choosing from the many exhibitions under the umbrella of this new project might seem overwhelming. But an easy way to experience this […]

Haute Highlights

Ra Ra Riot Remember last year’s Welcome Week concert? Of course you do, given that indie up-and-comers Ra Ra Riot left a lasting impression. The band comprises an eclectic mix of instruments including a cellist and violinist among the tried and true bassist, guitarist and vocalist, has been on the rise since its 2010 Coachella […]