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Live Review: Majical Cloudz at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever (1/29)

When bittersweet is used to describe something, it’s usually with the sense that the negative detracts from the positive, the bitter lessening the sweet or the pain shadowing the pleasure. 704 more words

Concert Reviews

Live Review: Okkervil River's Will Sheff at Hollywood Forever Cemetery's Masonic Lodge (12/20)

Maybe it doesn’t need to be said, but the older you get, 10-year anniversaries of songs or albums begin to shift in their meaning. It’s one thing to look back and remember your childhood or high school years when an album touched you, but it is another thing when you can look back at a decade and see pretty much the same person you are today. 817 more words

Indie Rock

Dante Carfagna Scores Apocalypse Now At hollywood Forever

Movies at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery are a Los Angeles tradition unrivaled. Each week during the summer, the awesome folks at Cinespia entrust a different record collector/selector to set the mood for the evening’s feature presentation. 124 more words

Dante Carfagna

Sugar Skulls

Not gonna lie, Día de los Muertos freaked me out as a kid. Even with a Spanish teacher for a mother and friends who celebrated, I didn’t quite get it. 551 more words


Dia De Los Muertos

Hollywood Forever Cemetery

The dead are speaking to me. Sometimes when I am drifting off to sleep, my uncle Gene calls my name. In the shower or washing dishes, I hear Gam call me, “Shir.” Perhaps it’s because of this time of year, when the veil between this world and the next is as thin as the lace curtains in my kitchen. 214 more words

Hollywood Forever

Last week’s American Horror Story premiere had a scene that ties in nicely with one of  my “scary moments”, and since I promised to share those this month, here it is. 328 more words