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Passion Pit Takes On The Wiltern

Passion Pit has seemingly been under the radar for the last few years, with their third album Kindred slipping onto the charts. With a smaller presence, the indie-electronic band has since been playing smaller venues. Wednesday evening’s show, on October 28th, at The Wiltern was nothing short of energetic. The band opened with an oldie but goodie, Little Secrets, getting the crowd pumped for a lively show. Passion Pit slyly

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Noisey and ACE Hotel Present: The Reflektor Tapes

It was a dreamy Monday evening as the sky turned to pink cotton candy hues and I walked into The Theatre at ACE hotel. Arcade Fire’s first feature film, The Reflektor Tapes, has finally made it’s way to the US and was premiered at The Theatre at ACE Hotel in partnership with Noisey. The documentary directed by Kahlil Joseph, chronicles the band’s creative process, which includes a trip to Haiti and

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Sonos Studio and KCRW Presents: An Evening with Jamie xx

Jason Bentley of KCRW hosted Jamie xx at Sonos Studios on a particularly beautiful Monday August evening. Jamie xx is well known in his role of electro band The xx, but has grown as a solo act. It was my first visit to Sonos Studios and I felt welcomed into a community of music lovers alike. The intimate space is acoustically designed and acts as a shared gallery space to the

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Barbie Q(uixote) BBQ @ Quixote Studios

While there were no Barbies at the annual Quixote BBQ, there was definitely a decent amount of eye candy, as if Mattel had handpicked the crowd themselves. With an open lot and an open studio space, there was plenty of room for two bars, several food trucks, a music stage, and most importantly, a mechanical shark. The party was like every other warehouse type party in LA; a cool band,

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My Confession on LA’s Latest Lounge: Confession

Robert Kennedy partnered with Sunset Entertainment Group founders Chris Breed and Alan Hajjar to bring us Confession, the latest Hollywood lounge in a historic building. Confession is located behind the Pig ’n Whistle, and has a fittingly cathedral feel boasting various craft cocktails and a decadent food menu. The private opening on Monday welcomed an eclectic crowd of Instagram “celebs” and an older Hollywood crowd. The only thing missing from the event was a

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