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Change the Name Protest Against the Washington Redskins ~ Photos by Douglas Miles

Change the Name Protest Against the Washington Redskins ~ Photos by Douglas Miles

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Douglas Miles is an artist living and working on the San Carlos Apache Nation in Arizona. Here he recounts his experience at the recent “Change the Name” protest in Phoenix, and shares his photographs of the event.

On Sunday October 12th the Phoenix Cardinals were to play the Washington Redskins in Phoenix Arizona. My friend Monica and I were invited personally via facebook by Amanda Blackhorse…

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Tune of the Day: “Cloud City” by Sweater Beats

Tune of the Day: “Cloud City” by Sweater Beats

One of the most original and forward-thinking record labels in the world is Huh What and Where which was founded out of a dorm room at UC Riverside and reps Los Angeles to the fullest.

Their latest upcoming release is Sweater Beats’ Cloud CityEP, which is due 10/28. Check out the title track above, which is also a free download.…

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[Preview] CURIO Studio & Collection Presents: Austin Irving - Artist In Residency ~ October 18th in Venice

[Preview] CURIO Studio & Collection Presents: Austin Irving – Artist In Residency ~ October 18th in Venice

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CURIO Studio & Collection Presents: Austin Irving – Artist In Residency
Opening Reception Saturday October 18th, 2014 7pm to 11pm
324 Sunset Ave, Venice, CA 90291
Sponsored by Sapporo

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LAteria: A Chicano Loteria Game Celebrating Los Angeles

LAteria: A Chicano Loteria Game Celebrating Los Angeles

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Husband and Wife team Andrew and Izette Montejo have created LAteria, a chicano-themed mashup of Loteria cards with East L.A. xipster Icons like Morrissey, the Raiders, Fixies, and more. Take a look and if you like the art, consider supporting the Kickstarter campaign.

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Red Bull Latagráfica Closing Party & Frank Romero Mural Celebration ~ Friday, October 24th

Red Bull Latagráfica Closing Party & Frank Romero Mural Celebration ~ Friday, October 24th

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The epic closing party for Red Bull Latagráfica Edición II project is next Friday, October 24th!!!

The event and mural release will be happening at Plaza de La Raza, located at 3540 N. Mission Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90031 from 8:30pm to 11:30pm. To get in you must be 18+ and RSVP. Please confirm your attendance by no later than Thursday 10/23. RSVP here (http://win.gs/lataparty)

The closing event…

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Video Interview with RAKAA from DILATED PEOPLES

RYO1 (Ghetto Dojo Crew) sat down with the legendary RAKAA from Dilated Peoples for a discussion of his music, graffiti past, jiu-jitsu, and what the future holds for him and his crew.

Explore Urban Trails With Experimental Mobile Site From Los Angeles State Historic Park

Explore Urban Trails With Experimental Mobile Site From Los Angeles State Historic Park

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On October 16, 2014, UCLA REMAP, California State Parks, the National Park Service, the California Endowment and the City of Los Angeles will celebrate the public release of LASHP Trails, an experimental mobile website featuring urban trails that explore the past, present, and future of the neighborhoods surrounding the Los Angeles State Historic Park (LASHP). At the same time, they will unveil…

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Bang for your Burger Buck: Dog Haus Biergarten ~ Pasadena, CA

Bang for your Burger Buck: Dog Haus Biergarten ~ Pasadena, CA

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Hi, my name is Freiburger, I’m a triple topping monstrosity made by men who worship hot dogs and sausages as much as burgers. I live in a Dog Haus. You will like me.

A lot can be said of a restaurant when describing the ambiance. At Dog Haus, the extended drum solo of Rush’s Closer to the Heart, playing in the background, is all you need to know. Shiny, ultra skinny flat screens broadcasting all…

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[Preview] Come & Knock on Our Door: A Tribute to John Ritter ~ October 17th at Meltdown Comics

[Preview] Come & Knock on Our Door: A Tribute to John Ritter ~ October 17th at Meltdown Comics

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Everyone likes hot group action, right? Hoping to make art shows more fun and maybe a little more like a party, former roller derby girls Jane Dope, Sleazy Bake Oven and Hussy Whipped are stepping out of their roller skates and getting into group art parties built around a central theme. The first in the series is “Come & Knock on Our Door: A Tribute to John Ritter” which opens this Friday at…

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Deadbeat Club: Full Release ~ October 17th in Long Beach

Deadbeat Club: Full Release ~ October 17th in Long Beach

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Deadbeat Club Presents: Full Release
Fri. October 17th – 6-10pm – 1347 Loma Ave, Long Beach CA 90804

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