Celebrate Labor Day Weekend at  2nd Annual WET Party, Sept. 2! Viceroy, EC Twins Michael Sparks, LZRD + Special Guests!
Aug18

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend at 2nd Annual WET Party, Sept. 2! Viceroy, EC Twins Michael Sparks, LZRD + Special Guests!

What better way to kick off the Labor Day 3 day weekend than a party at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA. It’s an amazing EDM party and one you won’t forget!       WHAT: The Queen Mary announces the return of WET, Southern California’s hottest deck party aboard the legendary ship on Saturday, September 2, 2017. The Labor Day festival will light up three historic decks aboard the Queen Mary and bring the best...

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Today is National Pinot Noir Day: Celebrate with Great Pinot Noir Wines from Drouhin Wineries!
Aug18

Today is National Pinot Noir Day: Celebrate with Great Pinot Noir Wines from Drouhin Wineries!

National Pinot Noir Day is an interesting “holiday”. It gives you the opportunity to test drive a lot of different Pinot Noir brands so you can identify a brand you like Pinot Noir is a lush, fruity red wine. It’s perfect with foods on the grill and dishes that have a fruity or vegetable sort of base. It’s a great wine if you want to have something to drink that’s not as heavy as a Cabernet. It allows you...

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Chuck McDermott Band  at McCabe’s Guitar, Santa Monica, August 20!  Buy Tickets NOW!
Aug17

Chuck McDermott Band at McCabe’s Guitar, Santa Monica, August 20! Buy Tickets NOW!

Some of my favorite music genres are pretty well related. Indie/alt, Americana and Bluegrass all seem to be interwoven at times. Or it has when I have been looking at and hearing great new music and interviewing musicians. Here’s another “Americana”/country/”almost rock” musician who is definitely not new to the scene, but has done amazing work for many, many years . He’s well-known in many music...

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Celebrating – or Watching- the Eclipse? Cocktails Worthy of an Eclipse- Courtesy of Jägermeister!
Aug17

Celebrating – or Watching- the Eclipse? Cocktails Worthy of an Eclipse- Courtesy of Jägermeister!

The eclipse is this Monday, August 21! It hits about 10 AM PT, 1 PM ET. What are you going to do about it? Skip it? Watch it? Photograph it? Try to remember it? How about celebrate this amazing event with friends this weekend! Here are some superb cocktails courtesy of Jägermeister!     The Bad Moon Rising Created by Alejandro De La Parra (Teardrop lounge, Portland)     Ingredients: 1 oz Jagermeister 1 oz Macchu...

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Tatiana Maslany Talks to MarieClaire.com about  Orphan Black’s Finale + Lots More!
Aug16

Tatiana Maslany Talks to MarieClaire.com about Orphan Black’s Finale + Lots More!

I am able to share this with you as an excerpt from MarieClaire.com. I don’t have a complete video, but I do have a quick one along with a few photos and part of her comments. Do visit the MarieClaire.com  website to see everything!    Photos courtesy of MarieClaire.com     MarieClaire.com features an exclusive new interview and photo shoot with Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany. Now that the cult-favorite series has...

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Whole Foods Opens 365 Store on Cloverfield in Santa Monica!   Check Out the Great Product Mix!
Aug16

Whole Foods Opens 365 Store on Cloverfield in Santa Monica! Check Out the Great Product Mix!

The fifth Whole Foods Market 365 opened last Wednesday, Aug. 9, in Santa Monica, CA at 2121 Cloverfield Blvd at Pico. Regular store hours are 7 a.m. – 10 p.m., seven days a week. This will be the second Whole Foods Market 365 location for the Los Angeles area.   The vibrant 30,000-square-foot space takes “neighborhood grocery store” to the next level with its mix of affordable grocery items, unique venues and retail innovations...

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