5 years ago | Concerts
Ceremony (with Joyce Manor, Rank/Xerox, Skin Like Iron, and Cold World) Chain Reaction March 9, 2012 Unlike venues like The Glass House where crowd surfers take an Icarus-like flight to the guards in front of the stage, the surfers at Chain Reacti...
5 years ago | Interviews
Ceremony, the Rohnert Park punk band that's been labeled everything from punk rock to shitgaze (yes, that genre exists) just released their new album Zoo last Tuesday, and they'll be at the Center For The Arts in Eagle Rock, then Chain React...
5 years ago | Art
"Material Matters" by Edith AbeytaFeb. 2 to Mar. 9Irvine Valley College Art GalleryYou walk through darkened glass doors into a dimly lit room that smells like old clothes. There are no racks, just metal wire strung across the room. Instead of the...
6 years ago | Interviews
Jon Schaffer is the founder and only original member left in his over-20-year-old band, Iced Earth, but they're stronger now than ever. Iced Earth is hitting the City National Grove of Anaheim tomorrow, (co-headlining with Symphony X) as a part of...
6 years ago | Concerts
Something was odd, I thought. After congratulating tired runners at the Rock n' Roll Marathon in Pasadena last Sunday, I entered the Michelob Ultra Beer Garden not really expecting much. About half of the people there were busy procuring free beer...
6 years ago | Better Late Than Never
Attack Attack! February 10, 2012 The Glass House It's been a long time since I've been to a concert that was so heavily populated by 15-year-olds. I also don't think I've heard music that was simultaneously filled with such angsty anger and (subtl...