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2015 Stories by Gabriel San Roman

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  • Four on 4th

    published September 24, 2015

    Dubbed “Retro Row,” 4th Street in Long Beach is throwing itself a party brought to you by the number 4! What’s there to do on... More >>

  • Calling All Rebels: The Moral Imperative to Revolt

    published September 17, 2015

    Truth tellers are always shunned at the precise moment when they are needed most. It’s no surprise, then, that Pulitzer Prize-winning... More >>

  • Boyz II Men

    published September 10, 2015

    At the height of their powers, Boyz II Men harkened back to the soulful days of Motown. The quartet, in fact, blew up with Coolhighharmony off the... More >>

  • La Lucha De Las Mascaras

    published September 10, 2015

    Finally, lucha libre has come back to…the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach? Don’t worry, the masked warriors of wrestling... More >>

  • Miradas: Ancient Roots in Modern and Contemporary Mexican Art

    published September 3, 2015

    The Mexican Revolution didn’t just spark sweeping changes in society, but influenced art for generations to come. 'Miradas,' a new exhibit... More >>

  • The Dark Side of Disney Documentary

    published August 13, 2015

    Throngs of tourist families enter the gates of Disney theme parks everyday ready to hit the rides but that’s not amusement enough for some.... More >>

  • Maldita Vecindad

    published July 30, 2015

    Mexico City’s Maldita Vecindad is coming to town for a show? There goes the damned neighborhood! The influential rock en Español band... More >>

  • Latin Dance Night

    published July 30, 2015

    Every Monday night gets Latin active at Hamburger Mary’s in downtown Long Beach. That’s when the LGBT club on Pine Avenue transforms... More >>

  • Bob Saget

    published May 28, 2015

    Back in the day, the oh-so-wholesome Full House theme song kicked off to the question, “Whatever happened to predictability?” Bob... More >>

  • Viernes 13

    published May 21, 2015

    Long gone are the Skadangolandia glory days at the legendary JC Fandango in Anaheim, but Viernes 13 plays on! The South Gate-born band keeps a... More >>

  • Stunts and Stories with the Stars of 'Jackass'

    published May 7, 2015

    It’s hard to believe Jackass first premiered on MTV fifteen years ago. Back then, Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O and the gang had everybody... More >>

  • Quetzal

    published April 23, 2015

    For more than twenty years, Quetzal has crafted a uniquely Chicano sound. The Grammy-award winning East LA band meshes son jarocho with an... More >>

  • Immortal Technique & Talib Kweli

    published March 26, 2015

    Immortal Technique and Talib Kweli, two of hip-hop’s most socially conscious rappers, are joining forces. Kweli made his mark with clever... More >>

  • The F Word Vol. II

    published March 12, 2015

    Evelyn McDonnell, Alice Bag and Tracie Morris are readying their F bombs. The trio are set to talk up feminism—you know, that radical notion... More >>

  • The Weather Underground

    published February 19, 2015

    Whoever thought Bob Dylan’s lyrics could inspire radical student saboteurs? That’s exactly what happened in late 1969 when Bernardine... More >>

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