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Skid Row - Quicksand Jesus (1991; Slave To The Grind)

In Zeiten, in der mir metallische Musik so ziemlich deftig auf den Geist ging und ich an einem Zürcher Flohmarkt meine doch umfangreiche Sammlung dem dort umherirrenden Volk regelrecht hinterher warf, gab dann doch ein paar wenige Scheiben resp. 148 more words

Song Des Tages

Skid Row, LA: No job. No home. Dignity?

I’ve been visiting Los Angeles on a work trip; it’s been an experience! I was staying in a trailer located within a production warehouse- super artsy/ pretentious but I loved it. 710 more words


Teacher Choosing To Be Homeless Hopes To Teach Students A Lesson With Time On Skid Row

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A Florida teacher has traded in his classroom for the streets with the hope of teaching a lesson on empathy.

Thomas Rebman, a schoolteacher from Orlando, quit his job to raise awareness about the complex issue and launch a program called “Homeless and Hungry.” 200 more words


Finding Charly

I’ve just come in from the funeral of Charly Lendeu Keunang aka Africa. It is the culmination of a very long and sometimes stressful journey. You may remember Charly. 947 more words


Mourners Gather to Remember Homeless Man Fatally Shot by LAPD on Skid Row

Mourners gathered Saturday in South Los Angeles to remember a homeless man fatally shot by police during an altercation caught on camera in Skid Row. Kirk Hawkins reports from Jefferson Park for the KTLA 5 News at 6 on Saturday, May 16, 2015. 19 more words

Local News

Funeral Held For Homeless Man Fatally Shot By LAPD More Than 2 Months Ago

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  A funeral was held Saturday for a homeless man who was fatally shot by LAPD on Skid Row more than two months ago. 190 more words


Artist Known As Skid Robot Produces Piece On Canvas To Raise Funds For Homeless

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An anonymous artist whose paintings are seen throughout Skid Row is producing a piece on canvas for the first time to raise funds for the homeless. 185 more words