• Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    UPDATED: Fun Facts About Fistful of Mercy (aka Ben Harper, Dhani Harrison and Joseph Arthur)​UPDATE: You can also watch Fistful of Mercy's KCRW show NOW, on demand. Supergroups are generally boring (Monsters of Folk? Them Crooked Vultures?) and shortlived  (hello, Audioslave? Velvet Revolver?) so we don't know what's up with Fistful of Mercy, which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Rock the Bells Festival at NOS Over the Weekend

    Doug Neill/OC WeeklySnoop Dogg​Check out our Rock the Bells slideshow here!Rock the Bells Festival August 21, 2010 NOS Event Center Scorching heat, swarming crowds, parking gridlock, inefficient management, and borderline incompetent staffing didn't stop Southern California from "rocking th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2009

    Slideshows: Chris Cornell, Black Lips, DJ Roam

    Another busy weekend has come and gone at OC Weeklyville, and we've got pictures from shows this past Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday, our old friend Leslie Agan was at the Crosby in downtown Santa Ana, taking some pics of DJ Roam. Chris Cornell's recent solo efforts have received a bit of a mix ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 11, 2008

    Tom Morello

    The Night Watchman and His Band

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Protest a Port with Tom Morello Today!

    "Now why do I care about the Port of Long Beach?" This is something an average person in Orange County might say. Out of sight, out of mind. But in reality the busy ports of both Long Beach and Los Angeles, with all the shipping and trucking involved, generates a truly lung-busting amount of pollut ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 3, 2008


    Bad idea: the high-heeled sneaker

  • Music

    August 9, 2007

    Cream of Elite

    Sporting perhaps the greatest hip-hop bill ever, Rock the Bells enshrines rap's history—and foreshadows its future

  • Music

    August 2, 2007

    One Door Closes, Another One Opens

    The Cult get their mojo risin again

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2007

    Chris Cornell's worst cover ever?

    Ex-Soundgarden/ex-Audioslave vocalist Chris Cornell recently released a solo album, Carry On, which is an effortfully mediocre and thoroughly undistinguished collection of 40-something-former-hard-rock-guy-tentatively-enters-maturity songs. Ordinarily, I would let its arrival go without mention or s ... More >>

  • Music

    June 30, 2005
  • Features

    December 30, 2004

    Diary of a Loud County

    The Year In Live Reviews

  • Music

    March 11, 2004
  • Features

    January 1, 2004

    Air Guitar Hero

    The Year in Being Fingered

  • Music

    August 28, 2003
  • Features

    May 29, 2003

    Rendered by Verse

    Summer music haiku-o-rama!

  • Music

    February 6, 2003