How L.A. Punks of the ’80s and ’90s Kept Neo-Nazis Out of Their Scene

John Doe and other insiders from the era reflect on what worked then—and what we can learn today
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The L.A. Mag Guide to Every Music Festival That Matters in 2019

Our authoritative guide to festival season has something for every type of fan
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This New Long Beach Fest Is Like Coachella for Elder Millennials

MGMT, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Phoenix, and Beach House headline the first Just Like Heaven Festival
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The Best Summer Concerts in Los Angeles

A guide to L.A.'s free summer concert series
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Celeb-Approved, Instagram-Worthy Coachella Parties and Pop-Ups

As celebs, influencers, and music fans descend on the desert, parties follow
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The Cure Has Curated—and Is Headlining—a New L.A. Music Fest

Robert Smith and Co. have invited some of their favorite artists to join them for “a celebratory show”
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How the Beatles Really Ended Up at a Garden Party in Brentwood

Actress Nancy Olson, who hosted the Fab Four at her mother’s home, on having her idols over for lemonade
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In 1979 a Hit Song Made This Future L.A. Real Estate Agent a Pop Culture Icon

40 years later, America is still on a first-name basis with Sharona Alperin
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A History of L.A.’s Most Legendary Bygone Music Festivals

Remember Newport Pop or Wattstax? How about US Festival or Desolation Center?
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The Rock Legends Who Populated Laurel Canyon in the ’60s Listen Back to the Echo of Their Influence

In the new doc Echo in the Canyon, Jakob Dylan excavates an important moment in L.A. music history with the people who were there