A sun-filled soundtrack inspired by a recent trip to California. Image: White Palm by George Byrne. Good Times Roll – The Cars Going Back to Cali – LL Cool J Hollywood – Madonna Moonlight Drive – The Doors Drop – The Pharcyde Set the Dogs – YEYEY One Too Many – Phoenix You Make Loving Fun – Fleetwood Mac Regulate – Warren G (featuring Nate Dogg) Untitled 08 | 09.06.2014 – Kendrick Lamar This Time (I’m Gonna Try It My Way) – DJ Shadow California Soul – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell We Got the Beat – The Go-Go’s Road Tripping’ – The Red Hot Chilli Peppers California Dreaming’ – José Feliciano
Bingeing on Love, an original Netflix TV series by Judd Apatow, Paul Rust, Lesley Arfin and David King, starring Gillian Jacobs, Paul Rust and Claudia O’Doherty.
A new scent by Byredo, described as “reminiscent of sun-dappled California in the ’60s”. Image via: mecca.com.au
“New mysteries. New Day. Fresh doughnuts.” David Lynch
Everything happens kind of the way it’s supposed to happen, and we just watch it unfold. And you can’t control it. Looking back, you can’t say, ‘I should’ve… ‘ You didn’t, and had you, the outcome would have been different.
Unlike the original character in Less Than Zero, the Bret Easton Ellis novel about rich, disaffected youth in the early 80’s, the Jami Gertz version of Blair was raven haired, ruby lipped and wore what I’m guessing was a lot of Azzedine Alaïa. The kind of girl who gets in to all the right parties and all the right places but would rather be somewhere else. Clay: “Are you happy Blair? You don’t look happy. Blair: “But do I look good? Less than Zero 1987, directed by Marek Kanievska, starring Andrew McCarthy, Jami Gertz, Robert Downey Jr and James Spader
As Elaine Robinson in The Graduate Katharine Ross is the ultimate 60’s California girl, with her slick of black eyeliner, sun-kissed glow and chestnut-brown, Bardot-esque hair. The Graduate 1967, Directed by Mike Nichols, starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross.