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Album Review: Beach House Retool and Reinvigorate on the Remarkable 7

Album Review: Beach House Retool and Reinvigorate on the Remarkable 7
  • Album Review: Beach House Retool and Reinvigorate on the Remarkable 7 FWC: Album Review: Beach House Retool and Reinvigorate on the Remarkable 7

    To download, click “Share” and right-click the download icon | iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS The Lowdown: After settling into a comfortable groove on their last couple of albums, Beach House decided to shake things up by parting ways with producer Chris Coady, who had worked with them on every record since Teen Dream, and working on their seventh record with Peter Kember of…

  • What did Stephen Hawking give Sheldon and Amy as a 'Big Bang Theory' wedding gift? FWC: What did Stephen Hawking give Sheldon and Amy as a ‘Big Bang Theory’ wedding gift?

    Minneapolis rapper Lizzo is among the big names slated to perform at Music Tastes Good in September. (Robert E. Klein / Invision/Associated Press) The Long Beach-based Music Taste Good festival has announced the lineup for its third annual installment, and it will feature performances by British singer and producer James Blake, the influential Mancunian post-punk band New Order, rising Minneapolis rapper and singer…

  • Composers go for a repeat and relist their house in Hollywood Hills West FWC: Composers go for a repeat and relist their house in Hollywood Hills West

    Two years since they previously listed it, Oscar-winning composer and music producer Atticus Ross and his wife, film-score composer Claudia Sarne, have put their home in Hollywood Hills West on the market at $1.695 million. That’s the same price they were asking last time for the rustic three-story…

  • Skechers sues Adidas over alleged payments to basketball prospects FWC: Skechers sues Adidas over alleged payments to basketball prospects

    Skechers USA Inc. is suing rival footwear maker Adidas America Inc., saying that the college-basketball corruption scandal that allegedly includes people affiliated with Adidas placed Skechers at an unfair competitive disadvantage that cost Skechers sales. In a lawsuit filed this week in U.S. District…

  • Sun City Music Festival is Cancelled for 2018 FWC: Sun City Music Festival is Cancelled for 2018

    After Disco Donnie split with Insomniac to form Disco Donnie Presents, he launched a number of regional EDM festivals. Sun City Music Festival in El Paso, Texas, was one of those music festivals, and it has been running since 2011. The festival celebrated a huge year in 2017, and many were curious to see how 2018’s lineup would turn out.…

  • Confusion, calculation and fear keeping DACA recipients from renewing their status while they can FWC: Confusion, calculation and fear keeping DACA recipients from renewing their status while they can

    For thousands of undocumented young men and women, a judge’s order in January amounted to a reprieve — a chance to renew their legal protections after President Trump’s decision last year to kill the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. But many DACA recipients have been slow to reach…

  • Cleveland, Chatsworth share West Valley League championship FWC: Cleveland, Chatsworth share West Valley League championship

    With the 2018-19 sports season moving up a week, leagues have begun to make changes in their scheduling, and the Mission League has decided to no longer have a 12-game league schedule in basketball. Teams will play each other once, then have a four-team tournament to decide the top four seeds from the league. “We don’t want to play in…

  • 'Revenge' and other movie picks for May 11 FWC: ‘Revenge’ and other movie picks for May 11

    Movie recommendations from critics Justin Chang, Kenneth Turan and other reviewers. Annihilation Natalie Portman plays a biologist who joins an all-female expedition into the heart of an environmental disaster zone in this eerily beautiful and hypnotically unsettling mind-bender from “Ex Machina”…

  • Dispute between two students leaves 1 shot at Palmdale high school, suspect detained FWC: Dispute between two students leaves 1 shot at Palmdale high school, suspect detained

    A dispute between two students led to a shooting that sparked panic and drew a massive law enforcement response to a Palmdale high school early Friday morning. Deputies responded to reports of a person with a gun on the campus of Highland High School around 7:05 a.m., after a 14-year-old student…

  • Dave Matthews Band share “Samurai Cop” from new album, Come Tomorrow FWC: Dave Matthews Band share “Samurai Cop” from new album, Come Tomorrow

    Dave Matthews Band celebrated their 25th anniversary in 2016, and the following year saw them reenter the zeitgeist via Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird, which reminded us all just how much we still love “Crash Into Me”. Now, after teasing a new album back in January, Matthews and his venerable crew have announced Come Tomorrow, which is due out June 8th. Come Tomorrow, the band’s ninth…

  • Elon Musk unveils video of his first underground L.A. tunnel, predicts rides within months FWC: Elon Musk unveils video of his first underground L.A. tunnel, predicts rides within months

    Angelenos may be able to hitch a ride through town on Elon Musk’s first underground tunnel in just a few months — at least for a very short distance. The entrepreneur offered a glimpse Thursday night of what riders can expect from his proposal to help unsnarl the city’s traffic problems. The exact…

  • Here's how the four NHL conference finalists match up FWC: Here’s how the four NHL conference finalists match up

    The Washington Capitals ended the Pittsburgh Penguins’ quest for a third straight Stanley Cup championship, but a goaltender who helped the Penguins earn those back-to-back titles is still pursuing a three-peat. Marc-Andre Fleury, who was claimed by Vegas from Pittsburgh in the expansion draft…