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Stark Insider TV: The King of Tacos (Loreto, Baja Sur, Mexico)

Eat just once at El Rey del Taco in Loreto, Baja, and you’ll be forever hooked. Watch as I pay a visit to one of the Baja’s most popular taco stands.

Napa Gras: ‘A Sensory Odyssey’ at Raymond Vineyards (VIDEO)

Loni experiences sensory overload at the Napa Gras trade party. Later, she’s attacked by a lion during an 80′s style fashion shoot. Fortunately and regrettably it was all caught on camera, exactly as it happened…

Backstage: Madama Butterfly – Costumes, Betrayals, Geishas (Video)

I go backstage at the stunning California Theatre where I discover the magic of Puccini’s most famous opera. Plus: how not to walk in a kimono.

Freak Flag Alert: Shrek Musical coming to Berkeley

Shrek The Musical comes to Berkeley Playhouse. Go backstage in “Shrek Unmasked” as an actor preps for the lead role.

Colbie Caillat takes to the stage this weekend at Robert Mondavi Winery. Singer-songwriter Andrew Ripp opens.

Wine Country
Loni Stark
07.09.2014

Classical rockstar Joshua Bell kicks off opening night this Friday when he performs Vivaldi’s Four Seasons at the spectacular Castello di Amorosa in Calistoga.

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Wine Country Culture
BY | 06.23.14 VIDEO

Festival del Sole. July 11-20. Mark your calendars. One of Napa’s cultural gems features another strong line-up of performers. Classical rockstar Joshua Bell headlines the opening night gala.

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Wine Country
BY | 05.27.14 VIDEO

Video highlights from the annual Russian River Valley Pinot Classic and Paulée in Sonoma. Including a tour by Jean-Charles Boisset of the 18th century appointed grounds at DeLoach Vineyards.

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On Location
BY | 05.27.14 VIDEO

The creative aspect of running a new media venture such as SI and producing videos has been a challenging, frustrating, rewarding, unpredictable, mile-burning, thankful, inspiring endeavor.

In Gia Coppola's Palo Alto (based on the the book of short stories by James Franco) teens smoke, fail to communicate, and pursue nihilism. GLEE this is not.
Indie Film
BY | 05.13.14 VIDEO

First time director Gia Coppola (PALO ALTO) sits down with Stark Insider to talk about meeting James Franco at a deli, the willingness to fail and … cheeseburgers.

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Culture & Arts
BY | 05.09.14 VIDEO

“Nobody wants to be the outsider,” says comedian/actor Brian Copeland. In NOT A GENUINE BLACK MAN he tells his story of overcoming the odds, finding laughs along the way.

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Silicon Valley
BY | 05.08.14 VIDEO

“Creative” can help companies see through the data and short-term metrics and help create lasting customer connections.