21 days ago | live review
Last night I headed out to the House of Blues to check out HAWAI (pronounced huh-why) play the first Orange County School Night in the Parish Room. Third in the line up, the OC locals played a style-driven, crisp indie pop set, complete with on-fl...
23 days ago | live review
On the last leg of his tour through California correctional facilities, rapper and actor Common made a surprise appearance to a large crowd of Orange County locals at Saturday's #SchoolsNotPrisons event in Sant Ana. "Put your hands up, tell my peo...
29 days ago | Culture
World-class performance artist Scot Nery has been hosting a captivatingly hilarious variety show called Boobie Trap in LA on Wednesday nights, and this week the hidden gem celebrates its 100th consecutive show. You should go. After talking to Nery...
1 month ago | Are you seeing what I'm seeing?
It seems there are more churches than people in Orange County – and with all those churches there are church-goers… and more importantly, church-music. Lovingly referred to as CCM (contemporary Christian music) those inside and outside the culture...
2 months ago | Concerts
The pop-up art initiative blends the mestiza singer's House of Cohen with the historic acoustics of a Santa Ana church. Long time friend and back up singer for Leonard Cohen, Perla Batalla will be performing music from the late icon's songbook at ...