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De La Soul, Damon Albarn, Pussy Riot Close Out Banksy's Dismaland

Banksy's dystopian "bemusement" park Dismaland entered the final weekend of its occupation of the sleepy British seaside town of Weston-super-Mare Friday night with a farewell concert featuring Pussy Riot, De La Soul and Damon Albarn. Massive Attack were originally scheduled to headline Dismaland's final night festivities but cancelled their gig; De...

All the Coolest Stuff We Saw at Riot Fest, Illustrated

Bootsy Collins, GWAR, and De La Soul were among the many highlights we captured in ink for your viewing pleasure.

Riot Fest 2015 day three: De La Soul returns, Hum brings back the '90s

Sunday is the Riot Fest day to sate those fans of rap and electronic sounds, with the likes of Doomtree, De La Soul, Cypress Hill and Snoop Dogg. Even here, repect for the elders is in full effect, which works as long as the oldsters show them how it's done.

Fear the Walking Dead Recap: Episode 2, “So Close Yet So Far” - Riots, detoxes, creepy high schoolers ... and hardly any walkers. Again.

last monthHumor / odd : Geekosystem

We've met the characters, and now things are getting real in LA.,em>Fear the Walking Dead started to find its footing, but is this a believable beginning to a zombie apocalypse? Possibly...

Ice Cube and O’Shea Jackson Jr. Plan LA Riots Feature

2 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

Lionsgate is developing the action thriller, titled April 29, 1992 The post Ice Cube and O’Shea Jackson Jr. Plan LA Riots Feature appeared first on

Ice Cube & Son Say “No Plans” To Do LA Riots Movie

Amid reports that Ice Cube and his son O'Shea Jackson Jr. are coming on board the long-in-the-works L.A. Riots movie  April 29, 1992, the duo issued a statement to Deadline denying any involvement. “Ice Cube and O’Shea Jackson Jr. have...Show More Summary

Ice Cube and Son May Star in Thriller Set During 1992 LA Riots

2 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

Straight Outta Compton, produced by Ice Cube based on his own life and starring his son O’Shea Jackson Jr., has proven to be box-office gold, and you can already see evidence of producers trying to kickstart projects that might imitate or borrow some of Compton’s qualities. Show More Summary

Ice Cube And Son Want To Make An LA Riots Thriller

2 months agoHumor / odd : Badass Digest

The O'Sheas will get together again after STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON. Read more...

Walter Mosley on the Watts Riots

Walter Mosley in from of LA home with his father; courtesy Walter Mosley Walter Mosley, whose "Easy Rawlins" mystery novels are largely set in Watts, looks back 50 years ago to the night when the neighborhood first went up in flames...

LA news and notes: Watts +50, bike lanes and Maya Angelou's typewriter

A busy day of politics, media and place and another round of Watts riots remembrances.

50 Years After The Watts Riots: The New Latino Majority Says: "For Now We'll Leave The 'Black Jesus' On The Walls Of The Church, But The Black Progressive Elected Officials Must First Be Replaced With Elected Representatives Who LOOK LIKE US And Who Care


Miguel Premieres New 'NWA' Music Video - Watch Here!

Miguel flaunts his rock hard abs while performing on stage shirtless during his Wildheart Tour at the Joy Theater on Monday (July 28) in New Orleans, La. “I fucking LOVE NEW ORLEANS! Thank you for rioting with us tonight,” the 29-year-old singer captioned on his Instagram post. “ATLANTA TOMORROW, get some! #wildheart.” PHOTOS: Check out [...]

LA runs riot

Ryan Gattis’s novel All Involved is set in South Central Los Angeles in 1992, during the riots that began after four white police officers were acquitted of beating the black… Read more The post LA runs riot appeared first on The Spectator.

“True Detective” recap: The hotly-anticipated orgy finally happens (and it’s a mess, of course)

And, as if this show isn't confusing enough, the detectives have a new lead: chasing down 2 orphans of the LA riots

Future – Concert Riot ... Everyone Showed Up At The Same Damn Time

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Future is throwing a free concert at the Roxy in LA tonight and it's not off to a smooth start because the cops just showed up... in riot gear. We’re told fans started lining at 9 AM, and the show doesn’t start till midnight. The…

Rancid playing Boston & NYC w/ H2O in between Riot Fests

photo: Rancid at Punk Rock Bowling 2015 (via) Rancid just played their classic 1995 album,...And Out Come the Wolves, for its 20th anniversary at Las Vegas' Punk Rock Bowling last month, and they're set to do the same at...

Transforming One Of LA's Most Notorious Neighborhoods, One Vacant Lot At A Time

5 months agoNews : Huffington Post

WATTS – For community stakeholders interested in transforming vacant lots, it may seem easier to clean up blighted areas than to change public opinion about the area of South Los Angeles widely known for its infamous riots. Yet, several community-based organizations are determined to do both. Barbara J. Show More Summary

One of LA's Most Troubled Neighborhoods Envisions a Brighter, Greener Future

50 years after famously being besieged by devastating, deadly riots that gripped the nation, the long-neglected Watts neighborhood in South Los Angeles is moving forward with an exciting new revitalization partnership that envisions a transformed "Main Street," transit-oriented development, and state-of-the-art "green streets," among other features. Show More Summary

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