Heidi Darby is a freelance writer and contributor for OC Weekly. If there’s music or art involved, she’ll take a chance on it.
1 month ago | Big Country
If you’re looking for a way to discover new local country acts, grab your cowboy boots and head to Gaslamp in Long Beach for the inaugural Shipkicker Battle of the Bands. The showdown takes place on Thursday, January 26 and the prize is an opening...
2 months ago | Locals Only
Twenty-something rock musicians are generally concerned with finding a place to jam and booking gigs, but The Bash Dogs are on a mission to raise money in honor of a homeless man in Newport Beach named Harly. Known for his sunny disposition and lo...
3 months ago | Locals Only
Daniel Bonte broke onto Orange County’s dormant country music scene in 2014 and started kicking up dust with a weekly country night at Big’s Bar & Grill in Fullerton. More than two years later he’s keeping his momentum alive with bigger shows,...
4 months ago | Big Country
Fresh off a mini-tour that hit the Americana Fest in Nashville, Tennessee and the Folk Alliance in Austin, Texas, Alice Wallace is back in OC and ready to play for a hometown crowd. The country songstress will perform at Don The Beachcomber in Hun...
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