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  • Little Dragon Tap Into Their Eclectic Tastes on Nabuma Rubberband

    published Oct 23, 2014

    Yukimi Nagano, singer of Little Dragon, is kinda, sorta from Orange County. The vocalist's SoCal roots is a surprising discovery, given the electronic band has been Sweden's pride and joy since its... More >>

  • Hozier - Immanuel Presbyterian Church - October 16, 2014

    published Oct 17, 2014

    Hozier Immanuel Presbyterian Church 10/16/14 Andrew Hozier-Byrne took me to church last night. (There, I got that out of the way.) Cheesy as it may seem, it made perfect sense that the 24-year-old ... More >>

  • JEFF the Brotherhood Cover Classics In a Coat of Grunge
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    JEFF the Brotherhood Cover Classics In a Coat of Grunge

    published Sep 25, 2014

    Total party music. That's what JEFF the Brotherhood's songs are. Crunchy, guitar-driven singalongs, tub-thumping drumrolls--if you were old enough to remember the heydey of grunge, their sound is eeri... More >>

  • 10 VHS Videos That Will Always Be the Shit

    published Aug 05, 2014

    First it was vinyl records, then cassette tapes. Ralph Apel goes straight to VHS with his screening, It Came From The VCR: "Starcrash." The poorly executed "Star Wars" clone stars David Hasselhoff and... More >>

  • The Wytches' Rock is Dark But Not Quite Doom

    published Jul 10, 2014

    Brighton -- known for producing hipster acts such as Bat for Lashes and the Kooks -- gave birth to a surprise in 2011 when the Wytches came into being. The trio, made up of Kristian Bell (vocals, gui... More >>

  • Superhero Ska Band the Aquabats Celebrate Turning 20

    published July 10, 2014

    The Aquabats are 20 this year. If that sounds crazy to you, imagine what that means to the band members: That's two decades of... More >>

  • Superhero Band the Aquabats Celebrate Turning 20

    Superhero Band the Aquabats Celebrate Turning 20

    published Jul 09, 2014

    The Aquabats are 20 this year. If that sounds crazy to you, imagine what that means to its members: That's 20 years of tights-wearing, gravity-defying, villain-fighting, rock & roll shenanigans on st... More >>

  • Karaoke Training With Mr. Mister Miyagi

    published Jul 03, 2014

    There's no pretension in the very existence of Mr. Mister Miyagi, a live '80s karaoke band that has been a mainstay at Alex's Bar in Long Beach for more than a decade. Jesse Wilder, the founder, guita... More >>

  • 10 Best Quotes Overheard at the Book of Mormon

    published May 23, 2014

    The infamous musical The Book of Mormon at Segerstrom ends its highly successful Orange County run this weekend; every show on this leg of the musical's tour has been sold out (or close to being sold ... More >>

  • J Boog Resembles a Rapper, Radiates Reggae

    published May 15, 2014

    With his sleeve tattoos, backward baseball cap and penchant for oversized T-shirts, J Boog more resembles a member of Action Bronson's crew than a rising star of reggae. There's a strange kind of di... More >>

  • #Couchella2014: A Curmudgeon's Guide to the Best Coachella Experience Ever
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    #Couchella2014: A Curmudgeon's Guide to the Best Coachella Experience Ever

    published Apr 12, 2014

    For the first time in a decade, I opted out of Coachella this year. There were a bunch of reasons: maybe it was the weak lineup, maybe I'm going through concert fatigue (three shows a week for 10 year... More >>

  • Are Zines Making a Comeback?
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    Are Zines Making a Comeback?

    published Jan 31, 2014

    This story could've been titled "Everything Old Is New Again," but that isn't necessarily accurate. Still, when you look at what pop-culture aficionados are digesting these days, it's easy to think so... More >>

  • Are Zines Making a Comeback, Too?

    published January 23, 2014

    This story could've been titled "Everything Old Is New Again," but that isn't necessarily accurate. Still, when you look at what pop-culture... More >>

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