The valleys are alive…with the sound of music: Songwriter Showcases – Part 2

  Go Go’ers, every corner of L.A. is chockablock with writers with songs in their hearts and their well-thumbed notebooks.   Check out a few (or a lot!) at these cozy, Valley (some San Fernando, one San Gabriel, all good) hangouts and make your ears happy.  The rest of you will surely follow.         Kulak’s Woodshed    You’ll feel like you’re inside your hippie…

“Blood & Dumplings” and “Absinthe, Opium & Magic: 1920’s Shanghai”: Chinese geishas and the San Gabriel Valley.

  Mother’s Day is imminent and whether you have a Mother Mary or a Mommy Dearest, isn’t it best to indulge your love of murder and mayhem before you see la mere ? The following tours, one literal, one theatrical, will  soothe all bloodthirsty inclinations so you can sit down to Sunday brunch with a clear conscience.      Hollywood may get the most…

Six Taste Food Tour of New Chinatown/San Gabriel Valley: Dim Sum and then some….

In-the-know Go-Go-ers  grab their gastronomical goodies in the San Gabriel Valley: the new hub of Cantonese food in Los Angeles.   Game for a new source of Chinese chow, but not sure where to start?  Let Six Taste Food Tours demystify dim sum as well as guide you to some of the neighborhood’s best BBQ, buns, and boba in their morning tours this Saturday and Sunday….