Lily Moayeri

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

Bass Music Queen Reid Speed Is As Loud And High-Energy As Her Music

Reid Speed interviewed ahead of her gig at Bassrush presents Funktion with Calyx & TeeBee and State of Mind for LA Weekly Bass Music Queen Reid Speed Is As Loud And High-Energy As … Continue reading

February 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of October 25, 2013

•Interview with Howe Gelb for his album, The Coincidentalist, for Under The Radar (bottom left) and dinner with Julien and Thomas Dirtyphonics at the Misfit on Sunday October 27, 2013. •Culver City … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of October 18, 2013

•MSMR at the Troubadour on Friday October 18, 2013 (top right). •Reid Speed‘s birthday brunch and surprise party on Saturday October 19, 2013 (bottom right). •Junip at the Troubadour (top left) and … Continue reading

October 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of September 20, 2013

•Brunch and Almost Holden Collection (top right) with Reid Speed and Peter Hook and the Light (top left) performing the first two New Order albums at the Fonda Theatre on Saturday September … Continue reading

September 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

The #DnB Daily News

Urban Kronix Radio‘s The #DnB Daily News picked up my post “Running Around Los Angeles Week Of August 30, 2013“ with Reid Speed including her brand-new drum ‘n’ bass mix, Resound. … Continue reading

September 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of August 2, 2013

•Interview with producer Dave Fridmann for MGMT‘s new self-titled album on Saturday August 3, 2013 (bottom middle). •Interview with Amir Amor of Rudimental and Rudimental live at Bardot on Monday August 5, … Continue reading

August 9, 2013 · 4 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of July 5, 2013

•Post July 4th get together at theBPM.net‘s Jon Levy‘s home on Friday July 5, 2013. •Running the streets with Reid Speed, Calvertron (top left), and Dickie Drysdale on Saturday July … Continue reading

July 12, 2013 · 3 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of June 28, 2013

•Valleys at the Satellite (left) and AM & Shawn Lee (with Chicano Batman and Greenhorse) at the Echo (me with them, center) on Friday June 28, 2013. •Walking and working with Reid … Continue reading

July 5, 2013 · 4 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of June 14, 2013

•Empire of the Sun at Jimmy Kimmel Live! with Robert Swerdlow on Tuesday June 19, 2013 (top row). •Skype interview with Hooverphonic‘s Noemie Wolfs on Wednesday June 20, 2013 (bottom center). •Campus … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 3 Comments

Running Around Indio and Los Angeles Week Of April 12, 2013

•Day One of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival: Johnny Marr (<3), Blur (musical highlight of the festival for me), the Stone Roses (why did they all, bar Reni, … Continue reading

April 19, 2013 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of March 1, 2013

•Beachwood Cafe opening with Allyson DeMunda and Casey “Schpilkas” Dunmore on Friday March 1, 2013 (top right). •Day with Monday Night Social‘s Mick Cole (background Moonshadows, Mick’s “office”) and Strfkr (top center) with … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of January 18, 2013

•Interview with Dominic Monaghan for his new show Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan on BBC America for Under The Radar on Friday January 18, 2013. •Acted as doorwhore for Play Me … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles And Amsterdam Week Of October 12, 2012

•Catch up drinks with MC Messinian at Bar 107 on Friday October 12, 2012 (second top left). •Mac ‘n’ cheese (the mission to find the best one continues) at Taix … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of September 14, 2012

•Lianne La Havas in-store appearance at Amoeba Music, loved her guitar playing, on Friday, September 14, 2012 (bottom right). •Poolside at Off The 405 at the Getty Center with Jenn … Continue reading

September 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of August 17, 2012

•Sunset Strip Music Festival and Jack Daniels‘ premiere of Jim Marshall’s Rolling Stones 1972 photo book at the Andaz Hotel on Friday August 17, 2012 (bottom left). •The Comedy Store for the … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of August 10, 2012

•Work and tacos with Reid Speed post brand-new car stereo installation on Friday August 10, 2012 (top right). •Duran Duran at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the OC Fair (featuring lots … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of July 27, 2012

•Gustav Klimt: The Magic Of Line Exhibit then Nick Waterhouse at Saturdays Off The 405 at the Getty Center on July 28, 2012. •Lots of hard work with Reid Speed … Continue reading

August 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of June 29, 2012

I have been missing out on the awesomeness that is staycationing in Los Angeles in the summertime. This city is so fun and so diverse. The weather is perfect and … Continue reading

July 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of June 22, 2012

•Ultra Music EDM industry mingling at Lexington Social House–where aging individuals gathered to swap stories about keeping up with social networking and keeping up with their children’s schedules on June … Continue reading

June 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week of June 8, 2012

•Tacos and lots of hard work with Reid Speed and our new addition, Aaron Kessler on Monday June 11, 2012. •Screening of Rock of Ages on Wednesday June 13, 2012, and it … Continue reading

June 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of May 4, 2012

•With Reid Speed, Beastie Boys’ Mike D’s Transmission LA exhibit at Geffen Contemporary at MOCA  (top six photos half by me, half by Reid) unintentionally the week of MCA’s passing, … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Running Around London (and Los Angeles) Week Of April 6, 2012

•Richmond Park and lunch with Rocky of X-Press 2 on April 6, 2012 (bottom left, that picture is what he looked like when I met him 19 years ago). •Luxurious … Continue reading

April 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of February 17, 2012

•Alan Kupchick photography show at haleArts Space with Jim Tremayne from DJ Times, Total Recall Stevie, Reid Speed, and the photographer’s stepson, Alex Rosson of Audeze on February 17, 2012 … Continue reading

February 24, 2012 · 1 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 10, 2012

•The Iron Lady on February 11, 2012. •Interview with Jon Horvath from Fort Knox Five on February 12, 2012. •Brunch at Thyme Cafe and Market then lots of productive time with Reid … Continue reading

February 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of January 13, 2012

•M83 at Club Nokia on Friday January 13, 2012. •With Jonny Cragg at the Venice Canals, Tacos Por Favor, Abbot Kinney, Andaz Hotel on Saturday January 14, 2012. •With Jonny … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Reid Speed Says, “Play Me”

Reid Speed interviewed for her Play Me and Play Me Too Records’ compilation, Play Me Too Presents The New Blood Of Dubstep, for DJ Times Magazine: Reid Speed Says, “Play Me” and … Continue reading

April 1, 2011 · 3 Comments

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