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tallestman
Festivals, Music
Aug 9, 2012

TALLEST MAN ON EARTH: LOLLA’S ONE MAN SHOW

There aren’t very many people we enjoy watching toot their own horn. In the music world, the right to blatantly do so is reserved for…read more >

blackkeys
Festivals, Music
Aug 9, 2012

BLACK KEYS HIT ALL THE NOTES AT LOLLA

You know you’ve made it into the big leagues when the mayor of the city introduces your set.That was the case for Friday’s Lollapalooza headliners…read more >

deathbychina
Film, Reviews
Aug 9, 2012

DEATH BY CHINA, DOCUMENTARY REVIEW

Peter Navarro’s scathing documentary Death By China pulls no punches: China is destroying America. The best-selling author and filmmaker points out America’s increasingly destructive trade relationship with…read more >

oddlife
Film, Premiers
Aug 9, 2012

THE ODD LIFE OF TIMOTHY GREEN PREMIERE

Press Pass LA was on the red carpet for the premiere of Disney’s The Odd Life of Timothy Green which took place at the El Capitan Theatre…read more >

franzferdinand
Festivals, Music
Aug 9, 2012

WELCOMING FRANZ FERDINAND BACK TO AMERICA

There couldn’t have been a better time for Franz Ferdinand to perform. On the heels of a storm that set off a surplus of rumors…read more >

sigurros
Festivals, Music
Aug 9, 2012

SIGUR ROS

If you don’t understand a word that the band Sigur Ros’ front man Jonsi Birgisson sings, it’s because of one or two reasons. The first…read more >

jackwhite
Festivals, Music
Aug 9, 2012

JACK WHITE ROCKS GRANT PARK

It’s a good thing Jack White didn’t become a priest. The twist of fate that turned the seminary-school prospect into an aspiring rocker seemed truly…read more >

totalrecall
Film, Reviews
Aug 8, 2012

TOTAL RECALL REVIEW

There seems to be a new development in the world of the Hollywood remakes. In an attempt to distance them from the original, they will…read more >

ambassadors
Festivals, Music
Aug 8, 2012

AMBASSADORS TAKE THE STAGE AT LOLLA

The Brooklyn-based group Ambassadors took the stage early on at Lollapalooza this year but their performance fell short of their capabilities. While front man Sam…read more >

passionpit
Festivals, Music
Aug 8, 2012

PASSION PIT DELIVERS AT LOLLA

Give one listen to Cambridge-based electro-pop quintet Passion Pit and you’ll wonder if they can pull it off live. The possibility that they may not…read more >