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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Gavin Turek

Singer/songwriter/producer and professionally-trained dancer Gavin Turek was born and raised in LA, and at 15 she borrowed her sister’s ID to see live music at places like The Echo. “LA keeps me hungry and pushes me creatively,” she says. Turek collaborated with Mayer Hawthorne for his band Tuxedo, and the disco-pop queen also released the EP You’re Invited with LA-producer TOKiMONSTA.

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Los Angeles, CA
coffee
Go Get Em Tiger
Relaxed wraparound counter dispensing sophisticated coffee & tea creations & pastries.
317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA
food
Cafe Stella

Classic French bistro fare served on a romantic patio or in a warm dining room with brick walls.

3932 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029, USA
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food
Prado

A longtime staple for Caribbean fare with mismatched chairs, a cloud mural ceiling & sidewalk seats.

244 N Larchmont Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90004, USA
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outdoors
Griffith Park
Griffith Park is a large municipal park at the eastern end of the Santa Monica Mountains, in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles.  The park is also home to the Griffith Observatory, the L.A. Zoo, and the famous Hollywood Sign.
4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
bar
Cafe Brass Monkey

Funky Koreatown fixture draws crowds with karaoke, specialty cocktails & a high-energy atmosphere.

3440 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010, USA
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landmark
Hollywood Bowl
The Hollywood Bowl is a world-famous amphitheater that hosts performances of jazz, classical, and modern orchestral and vocal music. "It’s big, it’s beautiful, it’s outdoors, it’s filled with music, and you can bring your own booze."  —  BRÅVES
2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068, USA
theater
Vista Theatre
The Vista Theatre is a historic single-screen movie theater located in Los Feliz on the border with East Hollywood.
4473 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
venue
Troubadour
The Troubadour is a nightclub located in West Hollywood, California, USA, at 9081 Santa Monica Boulevard just east of Doheny Drive and the border of Beverly Hills.
9081 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069, USA
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food
Ocean Seafood Restaurant

Comfortable dining room known for its dim sum lunch featuring a wide variety of seafood dumplings.

750 N Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90012, USA
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bar
El Prado

Cozy, wood-paneled watering hole lures locals with craft beers, select wines & vinyl music.

1805 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA
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food
Pa Ord Noodle

Cash only, no-frills Thai eatery. 

5301 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
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