The Kawaller Report: College Football Playoff Party Edition

Local sports ignoramus Ben Kawaller was invited to cover a college football event thrown by ESPN. Here’s how that went…

LAMag’s Ultimate Guide to New Year’s Eve 2023

Here is your rundown of some of the best places to eat, drink, and dance into the new year, both in and around Los Angeles

The Tropicana Motel’s Totally Rocking Heyday

Joan Jett and the Ramones checked in and out of the West Hollywood hangout. Tom Waits called it home

L.A. to Vegas: The Best Performers and Events in Sin City on New Year’s Eve

LAMag’s semimonthly go-to guide for that getaway you’ve already planned has all of Saturday night's major events, including Bruno Mars, The Killers and more
Aquarius Theatre

Uncovering a Secret Gem From the Aquarius Theatre’s Psychedelic Past

Alison Martino unearthed a relic outside the club where Jim Morrison recorded “Absolutely Live”

These Candy-Colored Nutcracker Costumes Are Almost Too Gorgeous For Words

Designers Isabel and Ruben Toledo’s costumes and sets put a new spin on the classic ballet

EXCLUSIVE: Pizza Pandemonium on Sunset as YouTube Star’s Parlor Debuts

Social media influencer David Dobrik has thousands of fans waiting hours, some even for days, to buy a slice. LAMag is the first to speak with the Slovak sensation about the wild opening

The Late Great Nightspots of Early ’90s L.A.

Writer Michaela Carter takes readers on a tour of a vanished L.A. demimonde in her debut novel Further Out Than You Thought