October 2019

Los Angeles is community.  All the deep urban/suburban blocks from West Adams, Jefferson, Arlington Heights, Little Tokyo, Arts District, Highland Park, Eagle Rock, Culver City, Inglewood, Boyle Heights, Bunker Hill, DTLA, East LA, Vernon, West Hollywood, Larchmont, Beachwood Canyon, Los Feliz, Silverlake, Atwater Village, Echo Park, Glassell Park, Frog Town, Pacific Palisades, Malibu, Santa Monica, Venice, Culver City, Mid-City,

In case you hadn't heard the word is Hot Topic has a dedicated My Hero Academia packout!  Complete with an exclusive character (exclusive tool in very low numbers), and exclusive treatments, including C28, rare chase finds, collector cards, and other goodies!   How rare is rare?  Well, toy manufacturing is set up for mass production, what TLS does is the exact opposite, like dedicat

Ever seen one of those 80’s tour videos?  Usually accompanied by a ballad from the hair band of the day; life on the road, truck stops, loading in gear, setting up in big venues, sound checks, load out, backstage exhaustion, back in the van…the wear and tear of the road as you setup to play from city to city.  Journey “Faithfully”, Motley Crue “Home Sweet Home”, you know, the “tour video”!  As a kid I’m thinking, “That d

My Hero Academia, for those that don't know it is one of the best Anime, and Manga of its time.  Centered in a world which folks have super powers, surreptitiously a young boy named Izuku Midoriya, affectionately better known as “Deku” is born without super powers but finds a mentor in one of the most recognizable, and famous super hero contemporaries, “All Might”.  All Might