Silver Lake, Los Angeles

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work Los Angeles Times date February 24, 1994 accessdate September 20, 2010 first Richard last Cromelin * Richard Neutra, architect "Neutra VDL Studio and Residences". Neutra VDL. Retrieved April 12, 2014. * Anaïs Nin, author Valerie (January 18, 2011).home "Anaïs Nin's Silver Lake Home". Take Sunset. Retrieved


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Angeles Sunset Junction Silver Lake, known as one of "the city's hippest neighborhoods", Khouri, Andrew (July 13, 2013).story "In urban L.A., developers are building trendy homes on tiny lots". ''Los Angeles Times''. Retrieved July 14, 2013. has many bars, night clubs and restaurants. Since the 1990s, Silver Lake has become the center

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. The current Walt Disney Studios, located at 500 South Buena Vista (Buena Vista (Walt Disney Company)) Street, Burbank (Burbank, California), was built from the revenue from the 1937 release of ''Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs'' (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937 film)). Walt Disney and his staff began the move from the old studio at Hyperion Avenue in Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles) on December 24, 1939. Designed primarily by Kem Weber under the supervision of Walt Disney and his brother Roy, the Burbank (Burbank, California) Disney Studio buildings are the only studios that have been owned by The Walt Disney Company, to survive


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in the city, including two homes designed by Frank Lloyd Wright: Ennis House and the Hollyhock House, and Richard Neutra's Lovell House. Disneyland recreation '''Buena Vista Street''', the new entrance to the California Adventure (Disney California Adventure Park) theme park at the Disneyland Resort, is partly modeled after Los Feliz during the 1920s, when Walt Disney first arrived and set up shop in Los Angeles.


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Charlie Chan movies were filmed, as well as "Hurricane" starring Dorothy Lamour and the camp classic "Johnny Guitar". (The western street from that movie remained until the mid 1980s when KCET razed the set to make way for a much-needed parking structure—but they threw a huge studio-wide party there on its final days.) The neighborhood has historically been home to movie stars, musicians, and the Hollywood elite. It boasts some of the best known residential architecture


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Charlie Chan movies were filmed, as well as "Hurricane" starring Dorothy Lamour and the camp classic "Johnny Guitar". (The western street from that movie remained until the mid 1980s when KCET razed the set to make way for a much-needed parking structure—but they threw a huge studio-wide party there on its final days.) The neighborhood has historically been home to movie stars, musicians, and the Hollywood elite. It boasts some of the best known residential architecture


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, Los Angeles Silver Lake ; songs like "Knock Me Down" were formed from jam sessions without any input from returning producer Michael Beinhorn. Apter, 2004, p. 185. Although there had been stress and conflict during the recording of other Chili Peppers albums, the ''Mother's Milk'' sessions were especially uncomfortable due to Beinhorn's incessant desire to create a hit. Frusciante and Kiedis were frustrated with the producer's attitude.<

, was refurbished, but the cafeteria and other portions were razed. "School History." ''John Marshall High School.'' Retrieved 24 Feb. 2012. KCRW Rare on Air (1994–98, four albums); KCRW Morning Becomes Eclectic Vol. 1 (1999) – Soon after the Atlantic joint-venture deal went down, Mammoth hooked up with Chris Douridas, host of the hugely influential L.A. NPR station KCRW, opening


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, timeless and so freakin’ French—like waves crashing. Jeff Buckley’s ‘So Real’ is one of my favorite tracks Douridas ever culled from his extensive sessions; it may even surpass the album version. The first time Radiohead played “Subterranean Homesick Alien” live was on Chris’ show, and as might be expected, it’s beautiful. Evan Dando’s harmonizing with Juliana on the live version of his Lemonheads song ‘My Drug Buddy’ reminds me of how great they were. Jules played bass on ''It’s a Shame About


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; on the property. The neighborhood is crisscrossed by numerous municipal staircases that provide pedestrian access up and down the neighborhood's signature hills. Among these are the Descanso Stairs, Redcliffe Stairs and the Music Box Stairs. The famous flight of stairs in Laurel and Hardy's film ''The Music Box'' are located between lower Descanso Drive and Vendome Street, as it winds up and around the hill. thumb left Filming location &amp; plaque at site of Laurel and Hardy (File:Music Box steps montage.jpg)'s '' The Music Box'' (1932), as seen in 2010 Beginning in the 1970s, the Silver Lake neighborhood became the nexus of Los Angeles' gay leather subculture, the equivalent of the SoMA neighborhood in San Francisco (SoMa, San Francisco). Townsend, Larry. ''The Leatherman's Handbook''. New York: Other Traveller, 1972. Since 2000, gentrification has intensified in the neighborhood, including the opening of many stylish independent boutiques, coffee shops, fitness studios, and restaurants. As of 2013, Silver Lake is represented by Los Angeles City Council Members Mitch O'Farrell and Tom LaBonge and the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council. "City of Los Angeles Council Directory". Retrieved September 2, 2013. The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council was formed in the early 2000s and certified as part of the City of Los Angeles Neighborhood Council system in February, 2003. Its 21-member Governing Board is elected for two-year terms in September. "Silver Lake Neighborhood Council". Retrieved September 2, 2013. Recent projects have included "Street Medallions" created by artist Cheri Gaulke, "ArtCans", the "Electrical Art Box Project", and the second annual "Make Music LA" amyclarke (June 28, 2013). "Make Music LA: Sunset Triangle Plaza Acoustic Concert, Silver Lake". Gaia Grove. Retrieved September 2, 2013. created by several different artists, groups, and the SLNC Arts & Culture Committee, whose current co-chairs are Charles C. Renn and Amy Clarke. "SLNC Arts & Culture Committee". Retrieved September 2, 2013. The Silver Lake Residents Association, "Welcome to Silver Lake". Retrieved August 1, 2008. Silver Lake Improvement Association, "Silver Lake Improvement Association". Retrieved April 22, 2011. Silver Lake Reservoirs Conservancy, "Silver Lake Reservoirs Conservancy". Retrieved April 22, 2011. and the Silver Lake Chamber of Commerce, "Silver Lake Chamber of Commerce". Retrieved April 22, 2011. are all active in the area. Reservoir birth_place Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) residence Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) birth_place Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) residence Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) religion DATE OF BIRTH October 6, 1953 PLACE OF BIRTH Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) DATE OF DEATH '''Redistricting.''' After several attempts at redrawing councilmanic districts in accordance with a U.S. court order to provide for increased Latino representation, the City Council in 1986 adopted a plan that stripped Chinatown (Chinatown, Los Angeles), Echo Park (Echo Park, Los Angeles) and adjoining areas from Woo's 13th District but maintained his power base in Hollywood and Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles) and also cut north into Studio City. Larry Gordon, "Voters Scramble to Make Sense of New Districts," ''Los Angeles Times,'' September 18, 1986, page GD-1 With map. birth_place Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) residence Echo Park (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), Los Angeles, California, U.S. (United States) religion Judaism Personal life Garcetti is an avid photographer (Photography), jazz pianist and composer. He lives in Echo Park (Silver Lake, Los Angeles) with his wife Amy Elaine Wakeland. He also serves in the United States Navy as a Lieutenant in the reserve component (United States Navy Reserve). Notes *''Hats Off'' was remade by Laurel and Hardy as ''The Music Box'', utilizing the same steep flight of concrete steps in the Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles) district of Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California). While a washing machine was delivered in ''Hats Off'', a piano would be delivered in ''The Music Box''. *''Hats Off'' was also remade as ''It's Your Move'' (1945), starring Edgar Kennedy. Los Angeles–Ventura areas The fault continues west to form the hills of Highland Park (Highland Park, Los Angeles, California), the lower eastern Santa Monica Mountains from Dodger Stadium, Silver Lake (Silver Lake, Los Angeles), and Griffith Park through the Hollywood Hills above the Sunset Strip and Studio City (Studio City, California). Further west the Raymond Fault creates the higher central and western Santa Monica Mountains from Beverly Hills (Beverly Hills, California) and along the southern San Fernando Valley to Thousand Oaks (Thousand Oaks, California) and Malibu (Malibu, California), and on to Point Mugu at the Pacific Ocean.

Silver Lake, Los Angeles

'''Silver Lake''' is a residential and commercial neighborhood (Neighbourhood) in the central (Central Los Angeles) region of Los Angeles, California, built around a city reservoir which gives the district its name. The "Silver" in Silver Lake is not because of the water's color, but named for the local engineer who built the reservoir. It's known for its restaurants and clubs (nightclub), and many notable people have made their homes there. The neighborhood has three public and four private schools.

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