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Grimes Shares Demo of New Song “Pretty Dark”: Listen

Grimes Shares Demo of New Song “Pretty Dark”: Listen
  • Grimes Shares Demo of New Song “Pretty Dark”: Listen FWC: Grimes Shares Demo of New Song “Pretty Dark”: Listen

    She dropped a song from her “AR musical,” shared an update on her new album

  • Techyes is on its way to Miami – Anthony Attalla, Anime Edge & Dance, Lubelski, + surpise guests FWC: Techyes is on its way to Miami – Anthony Attalla, Anime Edge & Dance, Lubelski, + surpise guests

    Techyes is here to set Miami ablaze. The beloved brand, now an East Coast institution for all things tech house, is coming back for its usual Miami Music Week jaunt. Ever the serious curators, Techyes dug under the surface to reveal a heavy slate of up-and-coming talent for its March 31 takeover at Dream South Beach. Lucati, Tim Baresko, Lubelski,…

  • Big Star, Radio City, and the Downside of Being a Cult Favorite FWC: Big Star, Radio City, and the Downside of Being a Cult Favorite

    Popular music is not a meritocracy. It’s a hard lesson that’s been learned by countless acts across music history. Sometimes bad bands and artists get heard by everyone, and sometimes great bands get utterly ignored. But there are also those acts that fall into the weird middle ground of cult success, hardly ignored but also far from household names. Commercial success…

  • Adrian Kempe salvaging his season for the Kings after scoring slump FWC: Adrian Kempe salvaging his season for the Kings after scoring slump

    A line graph of Adrian Kempe’s season practically mirrors that of the Kings. He went into it with serious expectations, based on what he built in the previous season, but it was uphill from the start. Kempe scored three goals in his first 27 games, and by early December it became a matter of getting…

  • Sign up for our weekly California Inc. newsletter FWC: Sign up for our weekly California Inc. newsletter

    Newsletter: California Inc. What to expect: The California Inc. newsletter tells you what’s coming in the week ahead. We’ll also point out interesting business stories both in the L.A. Times and elsewhere that you may have missed. This weekly business news cheat sheet lands in your inbox Monday…

  • Lori Loughlin taken into custody in college cheating scandal FWC: Lori Loughlin taken into custody in college cheating scandal

    Actress Lori Loughlin was taken into custody Wednesday morning in a sweeping college admissions corruption scandal. Loughlin will be booked at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Los Angeles and is expected to appear before a federal magistrate at 2 p.m. She was among dozens swept up in what prosecutors…

  • Album Review: Stephen Malkmus Breaks Loose on the Spectacular Groove Denied FWC: Album Review: Stephen Malkmus Breaks Loose on the Spectacular Groove Denied

    The Lowdown: Groove Denied, in its title alone, gets to the heart of the frustrations that so often imbue the work of Stephen Malkmus. It’s in the way what he leaves out is equally as significant as what is included, the manner in which gloriously poignant moments that teeter on universal appeal are suddenly halted, to be skewered with obfuscations,…

  • NIH and top scientists call for moratorium on gene-edited babies FWC: NIH and top scientists call for moratorium on gene-edited babies

    Scientists and ethicists from seven nations on Wednesday called for a moratorium on gene-editing experiments designed to alter heritable traits in human babies. It’s the latest alarm sounded by researchers who have been both excited and unnerved by the powerful genetic engineering technique known…

  • Derryck Thornton makes sure USC's season isn't over in a 78-65 win against Arizona FWC: Derryck Thornton makes sure USC’s season isn’t over in a 78-65 win against Arizona

    Derryck Thornton dribbled out the final seconds and embraced Jonah Mathews, the USC players patting each other tenderly on the head. A pack of students in Trojans jerseys sitting beyond the baseline inside T-Mobile Arena provided the triumphant soundtrack, chanting “We are SC!” A gloomy season…

  • Roger Stone faces angry judge over gag order FWC: Roger Stone faces angry judge over gag order

    As a self-described Republican dirty trickster, Roger Stone spent decades gleefully and gratuitously inspiring ire among his critics and opponents. Now the former political advisor to President Trump is struggling to stay out of jail while awaiting trial in the Russia investigation. Stone is due…

  • tyDi and Jes – Fading FWC: tyDi and Jes – Fading

    Australian production talent tyDi teams up with the thrice Grammy nominated singer Jes for his latest club friendly output. A swirling whirlwind of crunchy synths with a scintillating top line, “Fading” is the type of track that feels at home in a set of headphones just as much as it does on big room dance floors. The inventive finished product…

  • Lakers explored leaving Staples Center for return to Forum, emails reveal FWC: Lakers explored leaving Staples Center for return to Forum, emails reveal

    The day before the Clippers announced plans to explore building an arena in Inglewood, business mogul Irving Azoff floated an idea to Lakers owner Jeanie Buss and top advisor Linda Rambis about a move that could undercut the Clippers and prompt a seismic shift in the Los Angeles sports landscape….