Up & Coming
MikeWiessBand
Underground, Up & Coming
Jan 6, 2014

SPOTLIGHT ON MIKE WEISS, NEW MUSIC ALERT

PPLA is always on the hunt for the best new music. Enter Mike Weiss!  This band has played at Hollywood hotspots ranging from The Roosevelt…read more >

AdrianMartinezWalterMitty
Film, Interviews, Underground, Up & Coming
Dec 27, 2013

GETTING TO KNOW ADRIAN MARTINEZ

Adrian Martinez is a man of many faces. The actor, writer, producer and soon-to-be director has been acting since high school and has shown up…read more >

47RoninSpiritOfSamurai
Film, News, Reviews, Underground, Up & Coming
Dec 24, 2013

DIRECTOR HASRAF DULULL RETURNS WITH 47 RONIN: THE SAMURAI SPIRIT

You may remember we featured Director Hasraf Dulull’s short film Project Kronos on Press Pass LA. Well Haz’s latest film 47 Ronin: The Samurai Spirit is an…read more >

SemiPreciousWeapons
Concerts, Music, Underground, Up & Coming
Dec 15, 2013

SEMI PRECIOUS WEAPONS & RUMOR WILLIS HEAT UP HOLLYWOOD HOTSPOT- THE SAYER’S CLUB

The Sayer’s Club is definitely one of Hollywood’s hottest places to be. In fact, the Sayers club is always so intimate and cozy, it’s the…read more >

Lissie
Interviews, Music, News, Underground, Up & Coming
Dec 9, 2013

LISSIE BRINGS “BACK TO FOREVER” TO THE FONDA

Having the musical capacity to gain the respect and admiration of legendary rockers such as Lenny Kravitz, Bruce Springsteen & Tom Petty is no simple…read more >

Screencraft
Award Shows, Events, Film, Interviews, News, Underground, Up & Coming
Dec 2, 2013

1ST ANNUAL SCREENCRAFT SCREENWRITING FELLOWSHIP TO BE ANNOUNCED AT WGA Awards

The First Annual 2013 ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship, presented by Celtx, has been announced and will offer up and coming screenwriters a fellowship opportunity to work…read more >

RandyMichael
Interviews, Music, Underground, Up & Coming
Oct 13, 2013

NEW MUSIC: RANDY MICHAEL, “DISORDER ON THE DANCE FLOOR”

PPLA recently caught up with Punk Aristocrats’ artist Randy Michael about his new music video “Disorder on the Dance Floor” off Adult Cinema. We think this…read more >

corbins list a vampire set on revenge
Underground, Up & Coming
May 27, 2013

CORBIN’S NASH: A VAMPIRE SET ON REVENGE

You may remember an article we published just before the holidays about a directing-acting duo from England, the Jagger Brothers. They were taking Hollywood by storm, namely,…read more >

ppla exclusive q and a with new comer christiana leucas
Underground, Up & Coming
May 12, 2013

PPLA EXCLUSIVE: Q & A WITH NEWCOMER CHRISTIANA LEUCAS

Hollywood can be a rough place. For decades people have come from all over the world seeking fame and fortune- lured celluloid dreams. Everyone calls…read more >

redwood stills
L.A. Local, Underground, Up & Coming
Nov 5, 2012

NEW MUSIC: REDWOOD STILLS

I’ve never considered myself a groupie, that is, until now. A few months ago I first saw Redwood Stills play live at a small L.A….read more >