Favourite bars? Ones with coffee in the title.
Favourite neighbourhood? I have always loved Downtown LA ever since I got here in '95. The neglect of that area in terms of development for 50 years has led to one of the best unintended preservation programs of many of the world's major cities. Just hoping now everyone's woken up to how rad it is that it remains preserved.
Best LA secret? Watts Towers . No secret it exists but still there's never anyone there, so I figure the secret is you have to go there to experience it. Also, the Peterson Auto Museum Vault and ordering your In N Out Animal Style.
Perfect LA day? In late fall or winter, mid afternoon, warm sun, clear skies, view for miles in great soft light, just cruising stores, the beach or any iconic LA locations with no real agenda. In summer, anything at the Hollywood Bowl.
Favourite shops? Hemmingway and Picket in Silverlake.
Favourite neighbourhood? Los Feliz.
Best LA secret? That it's an incredibly vibrant, diverse, stimulating city to live in.
Favourite neighbourhood? Venice and Echo Park.
Best LA Secret? Topanga Canyon.
Perfect LA day? Every day that incorporates a morning surf, walking the dogs, coffee with my flatmates, writing a ditty or two and managing to avoid having to drive anywhere for the day.