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Yasi Salek

Blog Entries by Yasi Salek

Radio Garage: All the NYFW Details Unfit to Print

(0) Comments | Posted September 11, 2012 | 1:15 PM


Oh, New York Fashion Week. You have such an aura of glamor and inaccessibility: a week of some of the most talented designers in the world showing their incredible clothing to rooms full of celebrities, socialites, and various other pretty, special people....

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Henry Rollins Hosts Charity Event for Drop In The Bucket With Pals Scott Ian, Dave Lombardo, and More

(11) Comments | Posted December 1, 2011 | 2:07 PM

Henry Rollins with Drop In The Bucket founders John and Stacey Travis
(all photos by Rick Rodney)

Wednesday night punk rock's biggest overachiever Henry Rollins hosted a benefit concert for Drop In The Bucket, his current favorite charity, and a bunch of...

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Cole Sternberg: The Content Is Bleeding Through

(0) Comments | Posted February 6, 2011 | 2:56 PM

All Photos: Jupiter Desphy

Oscar Wilde once said, "It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information." He may have had plenty to be sad about in the late 19th century, but the flamboyant Irish writer would have...

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The Past, the Present, and the Odd Future

(1) Comments | Posted January 11, 2011 | 8:31 PM

(All photos: Rick Rodney)

I don't exactly pride myself on being on the absolute cutting edge of new music. Left to my own devices, I would listen to some combination of Pavement, the Replacements, and Talking Heads all day, with occasional...

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In Which My Mind Is Blown by Henry Rollins at the Echoplex

(16) Comments | Posted December 15, 2010 | 4:50 PM

Let it be known that one night in Echo Park, my life was altered. Through a rare stroke of luck and good fortune, and the infinite kindness of one Nic Harcourt from TheLiveBuzz, I was able to attend a KCRW event with Henry Rollins called "Rare Cuts and...

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FYF Rocks Chinatown (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted September 7, 2010 | 5:59 PM

Born out of music lover Sean Carlson's dream of throwing a festival where people could pop in and out of multiple venues and experience a variety of entertainment, FYF (then known as Fuck Yeah Fest) launched in 2003. With a lot of hard work and a little help from friends,...

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Nine LA Bands to Watch -- or Listen to

(10) Comments | Posted March 29, 2010 | 2:36 PM

With no pedigree or qualification whatsoever, I profile the nine best up-and-coming Los Angeles bands. Why not ten? Because even numbers make me uncomfortable. Enjoy.

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