Power Players Doja Exclusive and Backpack Boyz Collab on Merch and Weed

Doja Backpack Boyz

On Saturday, February 25th at the Backpack Boyz dispensary in Los Angeles, two powerhouse brands launched a collab that got the whole scene talking. Doja Exclusive and the Backpack Boyz teamed up officially to drop new limited edition merch plus a new weed strain. The two brands say that this is just the start. At […]

Meme King Sourwavez Launches Genetics Project


Sourwavez is known for his searing and insightful meme commentary on the California weed industry, dispensed from his various Instagram accounts that frequently get shut down. One of the main reasons that his memes are so popular is that they clearly come from someone well versed in the Cali weed industry and in the underground […]

LA Weed Brand Life is Not Grape Is Science Mixed with Emotion

Life is Not Grape

Life is Not Grape is a small-batch local brand in LA that specializes in top shelf weed with a unique approach to marketing. The man behind Life is Not Grape, who goes by Mr. Grape to protect his identity, has a hand in every aspect of the product he puts out, from growing it using […]

Puffco’s Proxy Show Highlights Glass Artists

On Satuday February 11th, the eDab maker Puffco held an art show in Downtown LA focused on custom glass works for its Proxy device. LA-based Puffco makes electronic devices specially made to smoke hash. They offer a series of models, but the Proxy model has a fanbase due to it being shaped like a beautiful […]

Long Beach’s Party on Pine is Cancelled, Yet Lives On

Party on Pine

Since it began in the summer of last year, the monthly Party on Pine has been a fun weed-centric community festival right in Long Beach. It was supported by the dispensary Catalyst as part of owner Eliot Lewis’s goal of revitalizing what he felt was a street that had fallen into disrepair. But after what […]

Baby Yungin and High Class drop Baby Bag

Baby Yungin HIgh Class

Dallas’s Baby Yungin moved to LA a few years ago after the success of his first album release when he was only a teenager. Now at 21, Baby Yungin will soon release his fourth album, Youngest in Charge, along with a weed strain called Baby Bag. An event in late December of last year was […]

The Vybe Event Series and Subscription Box Launches in LA

The Vybe

Late in December The Vÿbe relaunched as a regular event in LA that brings together weed enthusiasts to check out new and innovative products while socializing and consuming. Vÿbe is produced by three up and coming weed industry insiders. It was founded by Cliff Marleyy and Chaisson, both of whom have ties to the weed […]

Fidel’s and Anwar Carrots Limited Edition Box Collab Drops

Fidels Anwar Carrots

Popular LA street brand Fidel’s just recently emerged on the recreational market with top-shelf, award-winning flower and his famous hash holes. Fidel’s has been known to collaborate with artists and to create its own fashion line, making his weed brand a luxury lifestyle brand representing SoCal cannabis culture. His latest collaboration with Anwar Carrots recently […]

LA’s Sunset Strip Gets First Dispensary Urbn Leaf

Urbn Leaf opening

Last week Urbn Leaf opened in the heart of West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip, targeting the elite of LA’s Hollywood Hills neighborhood. To kick off Grammy weekend and to celebrate the opening of the first adult-use cannabis retail store on the Sunset Strip, Urbn Leaf opened its doors to the public on Friday, February 3, 2023. […]

GOAT Global Continues LA Expansion with Westwood Opening

GOAT Global Westwood Opening

On a rainy Saturday January 14th GOAT Global Westwood held an opening event that drew a huge crowd of LA weed insiders. GOAT Global first established themselves in Humboldt where their first store remains one of the best of the region. They took their expertise to the Southland when they opened GOAT Global South LA […]