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  • Head On - 
Solo Cliques band by numbers

    Article

    Head On - Solo Cliques band by numbers

    He never chased the career as a mathematician he certainly could have had, but Solo Clique bassist Mike Oberly still admits to a little scientific discipline: "I got a weird thing," he says. "I remember too many phone numbers." And he keeps too many...

    by Chris Ziegler on August 3, 2006
  • True Confession - Justin Timberlake

    Article

    True Confession - Justin Timberlake

    Dear Orange County, Hi. I know there's a certain amount of credibility I'm supposed to try to maintain as a writer. And for the most part, I'd like to think I do that. Look, I know Justin Timberlake isn't the most widely respected artist out there...

    by Vickie Chang on August 3, 2006
  • Boombaps - KRS-One

    Article

    Boombaps - KRS-One

    KRS-One continues to help shape hip-hop music as we know it today, which, if he had his choice, would be a lot more like we knew it yesterday--more elemental in sound and more socially conscious in content. No less a street authority than Wikipedia ...

    by Vickie Chang on August 3, 2006
  • Tapping All Levels - Veteran hip-hopper V.I.T.A.L. Emcee steps out on his own

    Article

    Tapping All Levels - Veteran hip-hopper V.I.T.A.L. Emcee steps out on his own

    A veteran of OC hip-hop groups 2 Drunk'n Poets and Seekret Socyetee, V.I.T.A.L. Emcee--alias of Noel Vinson--is stepping out on his own. Last month saw the release of the conscious rapper's debut The Secret of the Invisible Man. OC Weekly:Does V.I...

    by REX REASON on July 27, 2006
  • Album Review - Bang On Em! Exile, Dirty Science (Sound In Color)

    Article

    Album Review - Bang On Em! Exile, Dirty Science (Sound In Color)

    Hip-hop producer Exile's record collection must still be sweating from this workout: debut solo album Dirty Sciencetwists/backbends/crabwalks/pole vaults/teleports/time travels/and tap dances between 18 tracks that push a top-notch roster of MCs to ...

    by Chris Ziegler on July 27, 2006
  • Article

    Hits! - Beats, Vinyl & Life

    Top five major label releases and top five independent releases sold from July 14 through July 20 at Beats, Vinyl & Life, 918 W. Lincoln Ave., Ste. 3, Anaheim, (714) 774-7780; www.myspace.com/beatsvinylandlife. Beats, Vinyl & Life is a hip-hop speci...

    by REX REASON on July 27, 2006
  • Kids in the Hall - 
Los Alamitos almost-band Lightmusic prepare to ditch the almost

    Article

    Kids in the Hall - Los Alamitos almost-band Lightmusic prepare to ditch the almost

    "We're not a real band . . . but we want to be." Strange world, when the 20-year-old kid sitting next to you tells you--the interviewer, the gal who booked this little breakfast date to chat about his band and music and hopes and dreams--that his ...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on July 27, 2006
  • Live Review - Effin' Brutal! Slayer at the Long Beach Arena, Saturday, July 22

    Article

    Live Review - Effin' Brutal! Slayer at the Long Beach Arena, Saturday, July 22

    In much the same way that people who actually think American Beauty was a good movie with something to say about our country will never understand what an infinitely superior movie about America The Texas Chainsaw Massacre was, intellectuals have re...

    by OLIVER HALL on July 27, 2006
  • Live Review - Effin' Awesome! Steely Dan at the Verzon Wireless Amphitheater, Irvine, Sunday, July 19

    Article

    Live Review - Effin' Awesome! Steely Dan at the Verzon Wireless Amphitheater, Irvine, Sunday, July 19

    Two days before the show, Walter Becker and Donald Fagen posted an open letter to actor Luke Wilson on their website (www.steelydan.com/heyluke.html): "Luke, think of yourself, man. Do you want to go down as the brother of the Zal Yanovsky of the 21...

    by OLIVER HALL on July 27, 2006
  • A Twist of Gangsta - Warren G

    Article

    A Twist of Gangsta - Warren G

    It's pretty much agreed that Warren G's original claim to fame--"Regulate," his 1994 picaresque single with Nate Dogg--remains his greatest achievement. Nothing wrong with that. By combining a Michael McDonald sample, the overall badassery of Nate D...

    by Vickie Chang on July 27, 2006
  • Pinging Panties - Peaches

    Article

    Pinging Panties - Peaches

    Electroclash artist Peaches is known for her provocative minstrel act of a live show: fake beards and blood spitting, merkin (look it up; I swear you'll find it in the pubic interest) swag, and lots and lots of gold lam?. I hated her the first time ...

    by Vickie Chang on July 27, 2006
  • Wail and Blow - 
The Last Gangs Brenna Bishop will be bluntshe wants you to play bass in her punk band

    Article

    Wail and Blow - The Last Gangs Brenna Bishop will be bluntshe wants you to play bass in her punk band

    OC Weekly: What's the band's story? Brenna Bishop: At a party, I met Garrett Clance, the drummer. He was perfect. We got another guitar player, Devin D. So Garrett knew somebody whose band was breaking up. It was this guy named Johnny. The weird t...

    by REX REASON on July 20, 2006
  • Don't Need a Cure - 
Listening to Blue Cheer and fucking

    Article

    Don't Need a Cure - Listening to Blue Cheer and fucking

    The '60s were a moment only in advertising and art school; if they really happened, they were the '50s overamplified into more noise than order, and except for one last anomalous artifact that didn't fit then and doesn't fit now, we could forever di...

    by Chris Ziegler on July 20, 2006
  • Get Out! - 
July 20 -           July 27: Sue Me Baby

    Article

    Get Out! - July 20 - July 27: Sue Me Baby

    THURSDAY, JULY 20 Gnarls Barkley are already sinking into the one-good-song tarpit, but Cee-Lo is God's own soul singer and Danger Mouse steps up his occasionally overrated production--sometimes steps it up too much, like on "Go Go Gadget Gospel," ...

    by Chris Ziegler on July 20, 2006
  • Article

    Hits! - Underdog Records

    Top 10 records (and other things) sold from June 23 to June 29, at Underdog Records, 812 S. Coast Hwy., Laguna Beach, (949) 494-9490. Underdog specializes in punk, new wave and indie vinyl, and also has a large dub selection. The store carries CDs, ...

    by REX REASON on July 20, 2006
  • Locals Only - It's (Not) All Greek to Me: Epsilons, Self-titled CD (Retard Disco)

    Article

    Locals Only - It's (Not) All Greek to Me: Epsilons, Self-titled CD (Retard Disco)

    Four-piece, garage-rock band Epsilons live in not-very-garage-rock Laguna Beach--and look exactly like every 18-year-old kid who's ever played in a rock & roll band--but their self-titled full-length (released on Retard Disco, home to Gravy Train!!!...

    by Vickie Chang on July 20, 2006
  • Pretty Vacant - 
Syd Barrett, 1946-2006

    Article

    Pretty Vacant - Syd Barrett, 1946-2006

    The first murky reports of Syd Barrett's quiet death came a good four days after his passing. Barrett, who founded Pink Floyd four decades ago before being kicked out of the band after two years of increasingly erratic behavior, died June 7, suppose...

    by Nick Schou on July 20, 2006
  • Article

    Faux Fear - Slayer

    Don't tell their fans this, but Slayer has never really been that scary. Sure, there are some religious types who may get chafed by the band's choice of words and/or artwork, but Slayer's always been more entertaining than evil. They've never actual...

    by MICHAEL COYLE on July 20, 2006
  • You Call That Music? - Sound Downtown

    Article

    You Call That Music? - Sound Downtown

    If the mere sight of the words "experimental" and "music" in close proximity to each other sends you sprinting toward the nearest pillow and set of earplugs, then you might want to keep away from downtown Santa Ana on Saturday night. Or perhaps you ...

    by ELLEN GRILEY on July 20, 2006
  • Varsity Losers - The All-American Rejects

    Article

    Varsity Losers - The All-American Rejects

    Last summer, I thought I'd discovered all I really needed to know about the appeal of the All-American Rejects--besides their name, anyway--when I happened to catch the video for their song "Dirty Little Secret." The band performs in front of a wall...

    by GEORGE A. PAUL on July 20, 2006
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