| Aug 18, 2014
| 8:20 AM
"Warby Parker Presents Song Reader Twenty Songs by Beck"
(Warby Parker/Capitol 3)
What started life in 2012 as an elegantly old-timey volume of sheet music of new Beck songs published by McSweeney's blossoms into what was intended by...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:06 PM
When Kevin "Noodles" Wasserman takes the stage on the OC Fair's opening night Friday, he may play to some audience members for whom he played a vital role in childhood.
Not as lead guitarist of the Offspring. As Mr. Wasserman, the head custodian....
| May 14, 2014
| 5:21 AM
The Cure, Jane’s Addiction, The National, Rise Against and the Wu-Tang Clan were among 100 bands announced Tuesday for the 10th anniversary Riot Fest in Humboldt Park on Sept. 12-14.
Also scheduled to appear are former Pussy Riot members/activists...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Two weeks ago, after Bethlehem’s Musikfest festival announced its fourth act and third country music offering with Keith Urban (Hunter Hayes later canceled), Lehigh Valley Music asked its readers who they would want to see headline a show at...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:50 PM
How best to describe a New Year's Eve party that featured a Gatsby theme and a 1980s cover band at a luxurious hotel in Dana Point?
From Tuesday night into the new day of 2014, the party was alive with mayhem, debauchery, dancing, drinks and grand...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Sonny Spectrum and his band still haven't played a live gig together. The singer-songwriter plans to round up his studio crew for a performance at the Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa, and given everyone's schedule, they may not even have time to rehearse before...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The lunch order at Lucy's El Adobe on Melrose was as follows:
Cesar Rosas: steak picado with corn tortillas.
David Hidalgo: chile relleno, with a beef taco dorado a la carte.
Louie Pérez: vegetarian burrito.
Conrad Lozano: steak picado, but...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:22 AM
A singer and harmonica player who won big at this year’s Blues Music Awards will perform at ArtsQuest’s revived Blast Furnace Blues Festival, which has been set for a three-day run in early February, a concert website says. Curtis Salgado,.......
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:14 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Hurricane Isaac pounded the Gulf Coast this week, downing trees, causing widespread power outages and leaving parts of Louisiana and Mississippi underwater. See gallery...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:57 PM
Mike Ness of Social Distortion and his wife, Christine, will be honored during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa on Saturday.
The event is also a...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:54 PM
There were several highlights during the sixth annual Pipeline to a Cure Gala, benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Saturday night.
Certainly Mike Ness of Social Distortion taking the stage for a rare collaboration with local 80s cover band...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Social Distortion is back at the Anaheim House of Blues for another string of sold out shows.
More than 30 years after the band was started by some outcast punk rockers from Troy High School in Fullerton, Mike Ness and the rest of the group are still...