Daniel Kohn is a writer based in Southern California. With bylines in an assortment of outlets, Kohn primarily specializes in music with other interests ranging from sports to food. As a transplant, Kohn loves the beautiful weather and is glad he no longer has to deal with brutal winters. If you see him, say hi and of course, he's always willing to down a beer or two...if you're paying.
2 days ago | Feuds
"Isn't the view great?!" Monique Powell quips, her pogo stick-esque persona masking fatigue. It's late in the afternoon, and the Save Ferris singer sits at an outdoor table at Encino's Lakeside Restaurant & Lounge along with her bassist, Gordo...
7 days ago | Music Festivals
Following a two-year layoff from an memorable event, It's Not Dead will finally be back for round two. Taking place August 26 at the Glen Helen Amphitheater Festival Grounds in San Bernardino, the event is going to have a bigger and badder lineup ...
10 days ago | Music News
And they said, let there be music! In a unanimous 5-0 vote last night, the Irvine City Council voted to approve a new amphitheater to Orange County Great Park this summer. In the past year, the city council kept mum over the proposed new venue and...
12 days ago | Music Festivals
For anyone who attended last year's Ohana Fest, they can attest that the event was one of the sneaky good festivals of the season. Competing with FYF for the last weekend of August, the event did well to the point where they're not only back for m...
16 days ago | Metal
Early in the morning is the last time you’d expect any musician to up and running, especially while on tour. However, John 5 is no normal beast. On a travel day between his first few shows in the Pacific Northwest, the guitarist extraordinaire is ...
17 days ago | Music News
March 14 isn't just Pi Day for the nerds. It's going to be a potentially major moment in the battle to bring a new amphitheater back to Orange County. With Irvine Meadows shuttering in October, there's been plans laid out to ensure that the ...