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LA's Digital Billboards Become a Bohemian Blasphemynew

The neighborhoods of Silver Lake, Hollywood, the Valley and Westside are all taking on City Hall's anti-green transformation of Los Angeles.
L.A. Weekly  |  Christine Pelisek  |  11-21-2008  |  Environment

Gregg Perloff Is the New Bill Grahamnew

How his Another Planet Entertainment beat the competition to host the epic Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival.
East Bay Express  |  David Downs  |  08-14-2008  |  Music

4,000 Illegal Billboards Choke L.A.'s Neighborhoodsnew

The mayor and Los Angeles City Council have let the billboard industry flout the law -- in this case, a flat-out 2002 ban on new billboards -- so openly that activists in other big cities laugh out loud when they hear the latest tales.
L.A. Weekly  |  Christine Pelisek  |  04-25-2008  |  Media

CBS and Clear Channel Lose Billboard Secrecy Bidnew

The judge says L.A.'s thousands of billboards are hardly a "trade secret."
L.A. Weekly  |  Christine Pelisek  |  04-04-2008  |  Media

Spanglish FM

Corporate radio has mostly ignored Hispanics -- until now.
Santa Fe Reporter  |  Nadra Kareem  |  07-07-2005  |  Media

Ugly is the New Black: Young Should Resist Blandnessnew

We need a revolution of ugly and dangerous art in response to Clear Channel's censorship of an antiwar billboard.
Metroland  |  John Rodat  |  07-29-2004  |  Commentary

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