| Sep 27, 2011
The nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 were announced today.
The nominees are: Beastie Boys The Cure Donovan Eric B. & Rakim Guns 'N Roses Heart Joan Jett and The Blackhearts Freddie King Laura Nyro...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Thursday September 29
SON OF BOOGIE
Marc Broussard is a Louisiana-bred soul singer from a musical family; his father, guitarist Ted Broussard of The Boogie Kings, is a respected member of the Louisiana Hall of Fame. The younger Broussard's new self-...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Classic crooner Tony Bennett stirred it up last week with some controversial comments concerning possible U.S. "blame" in the downing of the Twin Towers in New York. But I've "over-Snerd" from people close to the "I Left My Heart In San...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:38 AM
It seems like just yesterday ‘The X Factor’ began. That’s probably because it was only last week, but considering I am seven blogs in, it feels like it has gone by very quickly. Especially since Thursday night brought the final round...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 4:54 PM
1. Alphabet Song - The Muppets
2. Luck be a Lady Tonight - Robert Alda
3. With a Little Luck - Paul McCartney and Wings
4. Spinning Wheel - Blood, Sweat & Tears
5. Fame and Fortune - Bad Company
1. Spinning Wheel - Blood Sweat and Tears
| Oct 6, 2011
| 5:17 AM
Automatically from the get-go this blog has me excited me to write. Why? Because I got to subtitle it “Moves Like Jagger,” which also happens to be one of my favorite songs right now and my current ring tone.
There’s just something...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 1:10 PM
At the O.C. Fair, we are big on themes. You might remember the theme for the 2010 fair was "The Beat Goes On."
Even though it is 2011, and we are mowing our way through "Let's Eat," the beat still goes on with heartfelt connecting between the O.C. Fair...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Fresh back from seeing Huntington Beach's own Avenged Sevenfold and Brandon Saller play in the area last week, I was more than ready to dedicate a column to more local music news. Yes, this place is called Surf City, but let us not forget that this is...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:12 PM
With all the fanfare and trappings of a royal announcement, Tournament of Roses officials on Monday named the seven young women who will comprise the 2012 Rose Court.
Against the backdrop of excited screams from family and friends and music from the...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 9:20 AM
I’ll preface this edition of “Who Has The X Factor?” with the following: I am going to be completely biased with my writing. Why? I absolutely love Diana Vickers.
Like if she ever needed a Green Card to stay in the United States, I&...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:33 AM
*** (out of four)
Patrick Stump is bursting at the seams. On “Soul Punk,” the former Fall Out Boy front man’s full-length solo debut, the Glenview native explodes with extravagant displays of...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 3:47 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (KTLA) -- Bryan Stow, the Giants fan who was severely beaten outside Dodger Stadium on March 31, has suffered some complications in his recovery.
The 42-year-old paramedic and father of two remains in serious condition at San Francisco...