Meet the Reformed Gangsters Trying to Save Venice Beach from Gentrification

Matty Matheson hangs out with the LA locals behind Born x Raised, and Meg Gill samples New York's finest home brews Thursday on VICELAND.

by VICE Staff
May 4 2017, 9:10pm

On a new episode of VICELAND's DEAD SET ON LIFE, celebrity chef Matty Matheson flies out to Los Angeles to catch up with Spanto and 2Tone of Born x Raised, a local alternative clothing brand. The two Venice Beach natives and reformed gangsters are fighting to save their hometown's spirit from a wave of gentrification.

DEAD SET ON LIFE airs Thursdays at 10:30 PM on VICELAND.

Plus, BEERLAND is back with its second episode, taking Golden Road Brewing's Meg Gill to New York to sample the city's best home brews. She tries out an everything bagel ESB, steeps a log in some beer, and discovers how tough it can be to brew your own booze in a city notorious for being short on space.

BEERLAND airs Thursdays at 10 PM on VICELAND.

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