Sunshine, beautiful beaches, and a laid-back lifestyle ... guess where Lomography is making its next stop? Santa Monica, California! To honor the Lomography Gallery Store Santa Monica opening, we've prepared a playlist highlighting music from artists who lived/were born in this beachfront city ...
Stephen Malkmus (vocalist, Pavement) – This indie rock icon was born in Santa Monica
John Frusciante (guitarist, Red Hot Chili Peppers) – Lived with his mother in Santa Monica during his childhood
Bob Dylan – Acquired a 3-storey building (sometime in 1978) on the corner of Ocean and Main in Santa Monica, where his 18th studio album, Street-Legal was recorded
Suzanne Vega – Born in Santa Monica
Jack Black (Actor, 1/2 of Tenacious D) – Born in Santa Monica
Now, on to our playlist …
Shady lane : Pavement
Breaking the girl : Red Hot Chili Peppers
Baby stop crying : Bob Dylan
Luka : Suzanne Vega
Let’s get it on – Jack Black (from the movie High Fidelity)
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