Sasha Frere-Jones has landed at the Los Angeles Times after exiting his role as Genius executive editor to "work on other projects." Joining the LA Times as a cultural critic at large, Frere-Jones is charged with starting a digital entertainment vertical. Prior to Genius, Frere-Jones was a music writer and contributing editor to The New Yorker.
The timeless East vs. Best Coast debate had to be invoked, of course.
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