The members of Wovenwar made it to a very important anniversary recently. It's been a year since the band rose from the ashes of the now defunct San Diego Christian metalcore act As I Lay Dying. Most bands would consider that a feet in itself. But for drummer Jordan Mancino, guitarists Nick Hipa and ... More >>
www.myspace.com/thenewfidelityWhat's going on this weekend? High energy shows no matter where you look. From Girl Talk to the New Fidelity, we have a short list for every genre you want to jump up and down in.
John Gilhooley/OC WeeklyWhat'd you miss this weekend? It was a long one for us, full of what Orange County has come be known for (partially, at least): Action sports! We celebrated Brett Simpson's (right) second win at the U.S. Open of Surfing, checked out Weezer and Hot Hot Heat's performances a ... More >>
Oak Canyon Park
Lisa JohnsonLast month, we shared some initial Liskfest acts--As I Lay Dying, H2O and Death By Stereo among them. Now, some more names have been "leaked" as play the second annual metal/hardcore festival on September 5 at Oak Canyon Ranch in Irvine. And they're big ones.
Last October, Liskfest debuted in Orange County, with bands like Death By Stereo (pictured), Strung Out, the Vandals and Gorilla Biscuits playing a hardcore/metal festival in Oak Canyon Ranch founded by Affliction global marketing director Chris Lisk. And guess what? It's happening again!Same Irvine ... More >>
Chrismess, 9 p.m.Detroit's annual charity raffle and concert to help raise funds for families who lost their homes in the recent So Cal fires, featuring members of Atreyu, Bad Religion, As I Lay Dying, Soasin and more. Price: $8Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa, CA; 949-642-0600 ... More >>