The California coastline stretches more than 1,200 miles with more than 100 beach towns each with their own personality and unique appeal. Now USAToday and 10Best are pitting those California beaches against one another in a reader’s choice poll and Santa Monica is one of the finalists.
When it comes to live music in Los Angeles, most people turn their attention toward Hollywood. But the Westside boasts a range of bars and music venues that deliver consistent live music on a nightly basis. Here are some of our top picks.