Beer Art & Music (BAM) Festival Returns to Santa Monica

Beer lovers will be glad to know that the BAM Fest, which stands for Beer.Art & Music, is making a come back in Santa Monica on October 9th, featuring more than 20 southern California craft breweries. The event comes complete with wine tastings, art exhibits, galleries and five hours of […]


Live Review: L.A. Spring Fair Monster Truck Show

var addthis_config = {“data_track_clickback”:true}; Review by Steven Buena  The Los Angeles Spring Fair at the Irwindale Speedway drew fans of Monster Trucks, fried EVERYTHING, petting zoos and classic fair rides. When I got to the venue around 6p.m. on a Friday, I wondered when and if I would get […]

Live Review: Second Annual Tasty Awards at The Egyptian Theatre Food, fashion and TV celebrities gathered on Thursday, January 13th at the historic Egyptian Theatre to celebrate the 2nd Annual TASTY Awards. Hosted by comedian Zane Lamprey, the show featured a distinguished line up of presenters including the Food Network’s Brian Boitano and Aida Mollenkamp, E! Entertainment’s Amy Paffrath, […]

Live Review: Artisanal LA Holiday Pop-Up Shop It sure doesn’t feel like Christmas outside. At 85 degrees in the middle of December, L.A. residents (remotely like me), are more than pleased with every little reminder that it’s the holiday season. This time of year, we relish the scent of our freshly cut pine tree with its string […]

Live Review: Artisanal LA Weekend Wrap Up Apparently, Los Angeles foodies are a tenacious bunch. Not even a huge line of 15,000 runners snaking their way through downtown L.A. for the Rock ’n’ Roll Half Marathon could keep this crowd from showing up to Artisanal LA on its second day, Sunday, Oct. 24. Despite the more-than-inconvenient […]