Lily Moayeri

music journalist since 1992 teacher since 2004 blogger since 2012 podcaster since 2020

Best Home-Based Spa Experience: Pampered People

Write up on Stacy Cox‘s Pampered People for LA Weekly‘s Best of LA 2016 Issue: Best Home-Based Spa Experience: Pampered People Follow Stacy’s movements via her Instagram.

October 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

L.A.’s 50 Best Music Venues

Write-ups on Getty Center and Mack Sennett Studios for LA Weekly: L.A.’s 50 Best Music Venues

June 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

17 More Songs That Sound As Much (Or More) Alike Than Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” And Tom Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down” (Part 2 Of 2)

Write-ups on One Direction vs The Who and The Police vs Rihanna for The A.V. Club: 17 More Songs That Sound As Much (Or More) Alike Than Sam Smith’s “Stay … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Global Green Oscar Party Flashbacks With Crystal Method And Moby

Report for Vibe: Global Green Oscar Party Flashbacks With Crystal Method And Moby Watch Moby’s arrival on the Green Carpet. Watch the Crystal Method’s arrival on the Green Carpet.

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

SPCA Red Carpet Luxury Lounge At SLS Hotel Beverly Hills For The 2012 Emmy Awards

The Emmys are like my Academy Awards. I absolutely love television. Pre-Emmys, Secret Room Events threw their Red Carpet Luxury Lounge, benefitting the SPCA of Los Angeles, at the SLS … Continue reading

September 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

TILT Q&A

Q&A with the TILT boys: Mick Park, Nic Britton, and Alex Brown in anticipation of their residency, Rez, and their upcoming full-length album. Lily Moayeri: What makes the present time … Continue reading

May 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Secret Room Event At L’Ermitage Hotel For The 2012 Academy Awards

Us “regular” people watch the Academy Awards from our couches and buy our toiletries at the drugstore. This year, I am sitting next to my father–who has watched the Oscars … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of February 3, 2012

•Premiere of Re:Generation with (clockwise from top left) Pretty Lights, DJ Premier, Mark Ronson, the Crystal Method, and Skrillex at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre on February 9, 2012, to be released … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

NAMM 2012

NAMM, National Association Of Music Merchants, been going since 1901 if you can believe that. Every January they have the NAMM Show at the Anaheim Convention Center where you can … Continue reading

January 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Morning After Girls: alone (Xemu)

Morning After Girls alone (Xemu) This group of boys does an exceptional job of interpreting classic shoegazer elements: moody introspective lyrics, swirling psychedelic melodies, and walls of fuzzy guitars. Their hook-laden … Continue reading

January 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.8: The Women of Strictly Rhythm March 25, 2020
      In the eighth episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experience behind the scenes of interviewing Gladys Pizarro and Bari Gossman, the women behind legendary … Continue reading →
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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.7: Raphael Saadiq March 11, 2020
    In the seventh episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experience behind the scenes of interviewing Raphael Saadiq about his album, Jimmy Lee, for Mix Magazine October 2019 … Continue reading →
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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.6: Underworld February 26, 2020
    In the sixth episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experience behind the scenes of interviewing Underworld‘s Karl Hyde and Rick Smith about their year-long project, DRIFT Series … Continue reading →
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