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    October 8, 2014

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Honda Center - October 7, 2014

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Honda Center 10/7/14 "How ya doing tonight!" Tom Petty exclaimed after a rousing version of "American Dream Plan B." "We're going to give you a full-length, extra strength rock and roll show!" Needless to say, the veteran rockers didn't disappoint. Playing a chunk o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Fonda Theater - June 3, 2013

    Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Fonda Theater 6/3/13 See photos from Tom Petty's performance here. Tom Petty's love affair with Los Angeles began nearly 40 years ago after he left his native North Florida for the allure of the big city. It proved to be an excellent decision. With that in mind, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2013

    Bookly's Writer of the Month: J. Robert Lennon's Many Worlds of Unfamiliarity

    Happy New Year, Orange County bibliophiles! I caught up over the holidays, an impossibly futile and pleasurable losing effort, as catching up means only falling, happily, further behind, the near-infinite "to read" list added to at top, bottom and middle. But read some newish books which I'd meant t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    The Five Best Songs on Mitt Romney's Campaign Playlist

    It's Election Day and that means not only will millions of Americans be making their way to voting booths in order to participate in our great democracy, but chances are they'll first have to work through that dreaded pre-election anxiety as the fateful hour draws closer. What better way to pass the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Michele Bachmann Ignores Tom Petty, Keeps Playing 'American Girl' at Rallies

    ​So when Tom Petty sent Tea Party candidate Michele Bachmann a cease and desist letter from asking her to refrain from playing his song "American Girl" (after which Katrina and the Waves asked her to stop playing "Walking on Sunshine") on Monday, Bachmann may not have gotten the memo.That's beca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Tom Petty vs. Republicans: Top Three Moments

    Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly​Tom Petty's management sent a Teapublican Michele Bachmann's campaign a cease-and-desist letter, demanding she never use his song "American Girl" at campaign events again. That was fast--she just launched her campaign yesterday!At any rate, this is just the latest i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2009

    Last Night: The Fray, Jack's Mannequin and Vedera at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

    ​Last Night: The Fray, Jack's Mannequin and Vedera at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Irvine; July 29, 2009.Alternative rockers The Fray, Jack's Mannequin and Vedera paid a visit to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Wednesday; entertaining a sold-out crowd of teenyboppers, college kids, and post- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 5/21

    Film Screening: The Last Warrior, 7:30 p.m.Dave Lowry and Dr. Stephan Tumbull present a film on the most powerful samurai warlords. 66 minutes. Free with museum admission.Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, 2002 N. Main St., Santa Ana, CA; 714-567-3600 American Girl Young Readers Club, ... More >>

  • News

    November 2, 2006

    Yellow Fever

    They got it bad, and that aint good