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Over the weekend Kelly Killoren Bensimon gave advice while signing copies of her book I Want To Make You Hot, the StyleCaster crew teamed up with Dove to have a day party with an emphasis on beauty, Billy Joel and Alec Baldwin celebrated the beauty of the East End, Beaumarchais hosted a white hot brunch, East Hampton Point provided a perfect launch pad for Lexington Clothing Companies party and so much more! More»
'Tis the season for music festivals with the Governor's Ball Music Festival schedule release and Pitchfork Music Festival's line-up release. Also, Radiohead plays two unreleased songs in Miami, Ne-Yo is "Principal for the Day," Rihanna might play Whitney and more! Check it out in today's Music News Round Up.
I don't need to be jealous of Bonnaroo, I told myself. Coachella has a better lineup, I said, I'm sure Bonnaroo's great, but it's nothing special. But, um, Bonnaroo went down last weekend, and having heard from several of the 80,000+ attendees, and discovered this absolutely awesome collection of photos, I'm less convinced. In fact, with no disrespect whatsoever intended to Coachella, this looks really, really, really fun. We'll let the pictures speak for themselves: More»
There's nothing like getting to see The Next Big Thing in music before they become that way. Maybe your roommate grew up in Chicago with Kanye, or your dad saw The Beatles when Pete Best was still on the drums, or maybe you saw Lady Gaga when he was still a man named Stephan. But all of these discoveries probably involved trial and error, and lots of nights spent watching subpar music, waiting to find something that could blow you away. More»
John Varvatos, Shepard Fairey, Billy Idol, Mick Rock, Glenn Hughes
Rarely is an event a good enough reason to justify the closure of busy L.A. city streets. But the John Varvatos' 8th Annual Stuart House Benefit yesterday which took over a chunk of Melrose and Robertson around his store was an exception. Hosted by Jillian and Patrick Dempsey, yesterday's star-studded event raised over $500,000 for the Rape Treatment Center's Stuart House for children. More»
All Points West Music & Arts Festival starts today over at Liberty Square Park. I am so bummed that I'm missing out on this concert and jealous of Ben Kaufman, who will be there front and center enjoying bands like:
Friday: Radiohead, Underworld, The New Pornographers, Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Go! Team, Girl Talk, CSS, Duffy, Forro in the Dark, Little Brother, Andrew Bird Grizzly Bear, Mates of State , The Duke Spirit, Lowry
Saturday:Radiohead, Kings of Leon, Animal Collective, Metric, Chromeo, The Roots, The Black Angels, The Virgins, The Felice Brothers, Alberta Cross, Sia, K'NAAN, Nicole Atkins, Your Vegas
Thursday, May 23
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.