7 days ago | Concerts
With their feet in the air and head on the ground, alternative music fans still love their Pixies. There are very few people these days who haven’t heard their music in one form or another. This band has done it all. They’ve been featured in movie...
22 days ago | Punk as Fuck
In an age of social media, pop culture, ordinary internet stars who have next to no talent, and fake news… there is nothing fake or ordinary about the Damned. Formed in 1976, these punk pioneers have the distinction of being one of the quintessent...
2 months ago | Know Your History, Yo
You just never know what direction the wind will blow when it comes to certain punk bands. Most are lucky to get through a handful of summers together. So it’s almost surreal that Social Distortion, OC’s first breakout punk band, is in its fourth ...
3 months ago | Music Festivals
Slightly Stoopid were severely inexperienced when they signed their first record deal back in the early ‘90s. The San Diego-based outfit were still in high school playing mostly punk-rock and ska tunes when Bradley Nowell of Sublime signed them to...
3 months ago | Punk as Fuck
He was born John Duchac from Decatur, Illinois; but, we all know him as John Doe. In his early days, co-founder and bassist for legendary punk band X called Baltimore home. After one too many cold winters, he decided to head out west in ’75 from B...
4 months ago | Ska
"The record company's gonna give me lots of money, and everything's gonna be ALL RIGHT!" More prophetic words have never been written about being a young adult, but the last line of Reel Big Fish's "Sell Out" better sums up teenage angst: "I can't...