Denise De La Cruz
Denise De La Cruz is a writer and the Clubs Editor for OC Weekly. When she's not listening to music, she's on the hunt for cool clothes, sappy films and Xxtra Flamin' Hot Cheetos.
5 days ago | Music Festivals
Long Beach is without a doubt the place to be this summer for music festivals thanks to the 2nd annual Music Tastes Good, an eclectic alt-rock and soul gathering and The Observatory's first Summertime in the LBC, a muti-generational hip-hop and fu...
12 days ago | Longform
"We support free speech; let teachers teach!" chanted at least a hundred Orange Coast College (OCC) students at the school's free-speech zone in December 2016. They stood with signs in support of Olga Perez Stable Cox, a human-sexuality professor ...
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1 month ago | Drink of the Week
Riverside mini-chain Lift Coffee Roasters' latest location in Uptown Whittier is garnering rightful buzz thanks to its partnership with modern American restaurant Four Bricks. Aside from being roommates in a beautiful Victorian house with rustic f...
1 month ago | Coachella
Friday, April 14 2:57 p.m. Listening to DJ Khaled on our way to the polo fields and Daniel Kohn says, "This is really the hair metal era of rap and people expect Kendrick to be their Nirvana," (Denise De La Cruz) 3:44 Always gotta drop the pin whe...