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Liz Ohanesian writes about art, pop culture, music and, sometimes, a combination of the three. Her work has appeared in L.A. Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, Hi-Fructose and a number of other publications. She lives in Los Angeles.
Post date: 2017-12-11T00:00:00-08:00
Today, Adam Steltzner is a renowned engineer with NASA JPL. His contributions helped the Curiosity rover successfully land on Mars in 2012 and he is currently the chief engineer for the Mars 2020 project.
Post date: 2017-09-12T08:39:45-07:00
Punk. Hip-hop. Cumbia. The sounds of Los Angeles — indeed, the sounds of the world — have influenced Buyepongo. This local band takes those disparate influences and lets them simmer together to make music that doesn't stick to one genre.
Post date: 2017-09-05T08:15:57-07:00
Music and activism are deeply intertwined. From spirituals of the slavery era to the pro-peace anthems of the Vietnam War period to Green Day's "American Idiot" to Beyonce's "Lemonade," these songs reflect the issues of the eras that gave birth to them.
Post date: 2017-09-05T08:01:33-07:00
The L.A.-based singer-songwriter who earned viral fame with a performance of her song "Quiet" uses songs to delve into her artistic struggle and finds the light with the help of her audience.
Post date: 2017-08-29T08:30:51-07:00
There's the Low Leaf that records albums and plays live, often with a band now, and the artist who uses her musical gifts for therapeutic purposes.
Post date: 2017-08-22T08:10:03-07:00
Blacc refers to himself as an "artivist," a portmanteau of the words artist and activist. From early in his career, he has been writing songs that point to struggles in the world and and has been involved with various causes.