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Henry Rollins

Ring in the New Year with Henry Rollins, Pepe Aguilar and more

As 2014 wraps up, Off-Ramp looks back at some of its best music coverage: all female tributes to Iron Maiden, Venice Beach's most beloved busker, Henry Rollins and more.

Happy Hanukkah! Merry Christmas! And so on. Off-Ramp for Dec. 20, 2014

A surprising Hannukah TV special; a deeper look at "Batman Returns;" Angela Lansbury, Queen of all Medias - and Mediums; our All-Star Night Before Christmas

Don Bachardy's psychological portraits of Hollywood icons - Off-Ramp, Dec. 13, 2014

80-year old portrait artist Don Bachardy saw Angelina Jolie naked, Kevin Ferguson saw something disturbing in "Batman Returns," Jerry Siegel's daughter sees him in his Superman typewriter.

How a KPCC editor's cool mom helped integrate Peanuts - Off-Ramp, Dec 6, 2014

In 1968, KPCC editor Paul Glickman's mom wrote to Charles Schulz, asking him to integrate Peanuts. Franklin was born. Plus: a tribute to Chandler, Pierce College Farm Center, and the harpsichord.

Meet Jim Tully, a forgotten man - Off-Ramp for Nov. 22, 2014

Jim Tully, rescued from obscurity; Canadian v American Thanksgiving; Getty Research Institutes World War 1 exhibit; the big (art) heroes behind "Big Hero 6"

We go inside the only musical instrument you can go inside - Off-Ramp Nov. 15, 2014

Let's all sing "Happy Birthday" to the Disney Organ, 10 years old; water witchery is debunked, but still popular; Merv Griffin interviews now memorialized on 12 DVDs.