This past year has been a wild ride for Philly rockers Thorazine, who re-emerged onto the hardcore scene after a decade-long hiatus. Like any rebirth, there was lots of kicking and screaming—the best kind. A new rehearsal space introduced the band to a great space where they could road test new material and put a … Read more
As we get closer to year’s end, lucky Southern California residents have two fabulous holiday events to attend this weekend – on Saturday, 12/14 A Very Vintage Xmas variety show and marketplace at the mid-century Mayflower Club in North Hollywood and on Sunday 12/15, Jonny Whiteside’s rockin’ Messaround at the Viva Cantina across from the … Read more
The Blackeyed Soul Club Fri. May 10th Presented by Resident Hosts & DJs HOWIE PYRO & JASON PANDORA + Special Guest DJs KARI KAOS (LuxuriaMusic.com) LEE JOSEPH (Dionysus Records, LuxuriaMusic.com) performing live! SUEDEHEAD 9:45-10:15 THE GREEN MACHINES 9:00-9:30 9pm – 2am BANDS ARE ON FROM 9-10:30 SO COME EARLY $5, but… FREE with Facebook RSVP … Read more
La Luz de Jesus’ 2013 Laluzapalooza / Kitschen Sync Juried Group Show Includes Art by The Creepy Creeps / Creepxotica’s Dave Warshaw! After publicly extending their annual Laluzapalooza juried group show submission deadline an extra month, La Luz de Jesus Gallery‘s Billy Shire and Matt Kennedy sorted through over 15,000 images to select over … Read more
LuxuriaMusic Live DJs Return Inaugural Celebration Broadcast! Saturday, January 5, 6 – 10 PM LuxuriaMusic, the small but feisty Internet radio pioneer, has moved its live broadcast studio to a new location at the Empire Media Center in the Tropico neighborhood of Glendale, California. Tune in this Saturday, January 5th from 6 to 10 pm for the inaugural celebration … Read more
4th Annual FERAL HOUSE / PROCESS MEDIA WINTER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION Book Release, Signing and Sale – Saturday, Dec 8, 2012 7-10 PM Drink & Snack with: * Adam Parfrey discoursing on Secret Societies, Cults and Conspiracy! * Sean Tejaratchi previewing his coming Craphound / Feral House book on Unhappy People! * Shambhalla Institute talks about … Read more
The Martini Kings “Palm Springs Serenade” vinyl LP release, closing party for Brad “Tiki Shark” Parker and Miles Thomspon and Tiki Oasis pre-party!
Brad “Tiki Shark” Parker Tales From the Tiki Lounge Miles Thompson Warm Fuzzies, Cold Pricklies July 6 – 29, 2012 Opening Reception: Friday, July 6th; 8-11 PM Closing Party: Sunday, July 29, 4 pm – 7 pm La Luz de Jesus Gallery 4633 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90027 323-666-7667 Tales from the Tiki Lounge … Read more
On the last Thursday of each month, Southern California’s axis of underground pop culture, Wacko / La Luz de Jesus Gallery hosts Billy’s Thursday Night Fish Fry & Community Social. The monthly event presents a diverse multi-media mixed-bag variety show of acoustic based music, spoken word, unusual performance and more. Billy Shire calls the night a “21st century salon” and aims to re-connect the local creative community with a free, two plus hour “in the round” show, with the performers in the center of the gallery. The show is open to all ages and there is no cover charge!
This slideshow, shot over a four-day period captures La Luz de Jesus Gallery owner/curator Billy Shire, gallery manager Matt Kennedy and company transforming the empty walls into the “Greatest Group Show on Earth!”