Nate Jackson is the gatekeeper to your dreams of local dive bar stardom. If he writes about you, expect your band to be offered at least one more drink ticket than the rest of the bands on the bill. Get his attention with some groovy tunes and he might just do it. Then, boy will you feel special.
2 days ago | Concerts
Luke Boerdam remembers three things about the last time he was in LA: Sunset Sounds Studios, In-N-Out Burger, and the Church of Scientology. As you can guess, latter was probably his worst decision on the list. He and his girlfriend-now-wife didn’...
3 days ago | Concerts
Jon Davison's path to rock stardom is a story that's become the envy of every tribute band singer ever born. From growing up in South OC, he wound up singing in a Yes tribute band, to then getting picked up by an original progressive rock band (Gl...
3 days ago | R.I.P.
Among the rock-n-roll titans that roamed the Sunset Strip in its glory days, Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead always represented a man of the people. As we all know, he spent countless nights and early mornings you could find him at his barstool at th...
5 days ago | Fresh Nostalgia
Depending on who you talk to, The Go-Go’s will be remembered as the poster girls for rebellious womanhood, or damaged hell-raisers bent on self-destruction. To the average ‘80s teen, they were the epitome of porcelain-skinned Valley girls. They’ve...
6 days ago | Music Festivals
Today Outpost Fest announced its return to the streets of Downtown Santa Ana. Curated by Delta Spirit, this locally sourced outdoor indie fest is giving it another go-round with headliners Matt & Kim, and a packed supporting bill including BØR...
9 days ago | live review
PJ Harvey The Shrine 8/18/2016 It’s no accident that PJ Harvey’s latest album The Hope Six Demolition Project hit like a wrecking ball on the shores of America when it debuted last April. With five years in between her previous album, it was as if...