25 days ago | Interviews
Tomorrow, “Beautiful, The Carole King Musical” opens at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Segerstrom Hall. The show, based on Carole King’s early life as a singer-songwriter, runs through Oct. 16, and has won both Tony and Grammy Awards. In th...
5 months ago | Damn, we're getting old
Even though we hate the term “hipster,” we know that’s what we were. We drank PBR, bought organic-only produce, collected — and listened to — to vinyl records. My husband had mutton chops, we owned air plants before they were on display at the Pac...
8 months ago | live review
Animal Collective The Fonda March 9, 2016 What a joy to hear Painting With live. Animal Collective is touring their 10th studio album — created by Avey Tare (David Portner), Panda Bear (Noah Lennox), and Geologist (Brian Weitz) — and stopped at th...
12 months ago | Art
What's this? Orange County's favorite adopted ska-punk band Sublime (yup, Long Beach is our favorite adopted LA 'burb) finally got Rockabyed? About time, we say. While Rockabye Baby has been infantilizing your favorite bands' music since 2006 with...
1 year ago | Art
Who can resist back-to-back-to-back-to-back episodes of The Aquabats! Super Show! on the big screen? Frida Cinema is hosting a screening event on Saturday, June 27, with the Aquabats presenting all 13 episodes of The Aquabats! Super Show! playing ...
2 years ago | Coachella
If anyone lived happily ever after, you'd think that would be Andrew McMahon. Everything about his life--the highs, the lows--was made for a storybook. The 32-year-old singer/songwriter was a teenage rock star; in the late '90s, he led Dana Point ...