| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Friday: Les Savy Fav @ Echoplex For over a dozen years now, Les Savy Fav have been chugging along, putting out records that have morphed from abrasive noise rock to almost radio friendly post-punk iterations on the way, while remaining notable for their...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Craft beer bar: Oblivion still scheduled to open Sept. 1...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 4:33 PM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to get the brakes fixed today or wait until Friday. The Skinny: I put up with a yapping dog and screaming kids on my flight from Dulles to LAX on Monday. Sometime down the......
| Aug 8, 2010
| 10:41 AM
Saturday was not quite the day of surprises, though there were a few, that Friday turned out to be. The bands that were supposed to be great were great. The bands that were supposed to be good were good, with only a couple exceptions.
It was more...
| May 31, 2011
| 3:06 PM
Ordinarily, someone threatening to “bury [you and your band] up to your necks and run [you] over with a lawnmower” is a bad thing, but for Adrenalin O.D., that spirited bile probably made for the grandest of compliments. Formed in 1981, they...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Orange County has produced some great bands: No Doubt, Social Distortion and The Offspring, to name a few. On Monday night, up-and-comers Moostache proved they've also blessed O.C. with talent.
The Huntington Beach natives concluded their month-long...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:33 AM
What do the punk rockers do when they get too old to rage against machines? Some of them refocus their anger and creativity in a different direction. Some of them turn to acoustic folk.
Put Chuck Ragan in that category. The former leader of Hot Water...