Cosplay Makes Every Day Like Halloween

Step Into A World of Wonder and Painstaking Attention to Detail

Halloween is not so far off. You can feel it in the air. The decorations are going up. Seasonal pumpkin flavors have invaded nearly all your favorite refreshments. There is nothing quite like it, dressing up as your favorite character and acting out for your friends. If only it happened more than once a year!

Well guess what? Now thanks to a sweeping new trend you don’t need an excuse to play make believe. Short for Costume Play, Cosplay is is a type of performance art that you participate in by dressing up as a specific character or even an idea.

It differs from Halloween, or even Mardi Gras, in that the celebration centers completely around the adoration and fetishization of a particular character, rather than using a holiday as the theme.

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HARD Presents HARD LA w/ M.I.A. & Friends July 17th 2010

LOS ANGELES — The HARD Summer Music Festival will span 12 hours on two massive stages Saturday AUGUST 7th 2010 at the LOS ANGELES HISTORIC STATE PARK. Confirmed performers include SOULWAX, CRYSTAL CASTLES, MAJOR LAZER, EROL ALKAN, DIPLO, TIGA, DIGITALISM (DJ SET), GREEN VELVET, PROXY, SKREAM, CASPA, BENGA, SINDEN, DESTRUCTO, THE TWELVES, BREAKBOT, RORY PHILLIPS, and SCHLACHTHOFBRONX.

VENUE: The Los Angeles State Historic Park is a scenic 36-acre property adjacent to Chinatown and Dodger Stadium.

HARD Summer Music Festival Venue Parking and Facility Map

Hard Beats that Bring Smiles Ear to Ear

If you’re into dirty beats and the kind of crowd that doesn’t give a F&*$ about nothin’ but getting down then check out Joker at 103 Harriet on November 27th . In just 2 years Joker has gone from obscurity to being on the lips from everyone in the know from Bristol to Beijing. Come witness what all the fuss is about. A new reign has begun and Its Purple!!
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