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    June 5, 2014


    Alex's Bar

  • Calendar

    March 13, 2014

    Get Off My Lawn Fest

    The Frida Cinema

  • Film

    November 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Fingerprints Celebrates Record Store Day With Jimmy Eat World, Best Coast and More

    If you're like us, the arrival of April means Record Store Day is almost upon us. On April 20, our favorite LBC music shop Fingerprints is celebrating in a big way. This year the shop's in-store performance lineup boasts FM alt-rockers Jimmy Eat World along with L.A.'s own Best Coast, Grammy-winning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    Fan Landers: Desperately Seeking a Booking Agent and Un-flakey Bandmates

    By: Jessica Hopper[Editor's Note: Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for tee ... More >>

  • Music

    August 23, 2012

    Cochinas Know How to Work the Streets

    [Locals Only] The wig-wearing punk band treat every gig with empowering, skirt-raising abandon

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Cochinas Know How to Work the Streets

    See Also:*Over the Weekend: No Bunny - Alex's Bar - 8/18/12*Over the Weekend: Braid - The Glass House - 8/17/12*Pussy Riot Sentenced to Two Years for Anti-Putin Punk Prayer!When you listen to Cochinas, your mind will go to dirty places. Not like that! We're talking a hot, crowded warehouse show; a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 10, 2012

    Dum Dum Girls

    Constellation Room

  • Music

    April 26, 2012

    Audacity Gets Wiser

    OC's prepubescent punk rockers grow up

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    Five Feminist Anthems for International Women's Day!

    ​Around the world, every March 8 marks International Women's Day. In case you weren't up on game, that's what today's Google Doodle and Twitter trending is all about. In the United States, this year's International Women's Day comes at a time when somehow contraception is a hot political issue of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Six Songs with the F Word in the Title for Valentine's Day

    ​Ladies, I've got a secret for you: Men don't like Valentine's Day. I mean, we just got over the pressure of the holidays and now we're expected to come up with more gifts to show our love and appreciation. And do we ever get it right? Of course not. We're guys and we suck.But we know if we play o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2011

    Lazy Mary: Long Beach Chick Duo Supporting the Future of Girls Rocking Out at AthenaFest

    ​Melody Kohn (guitar/vox) and Kendall Brinkley (drums) make up the Long Beach duo Lazy Mary creating double trouble at the Scripps College-sponsored AthenaFest, a punk rock music festival featuring an estrogen overdose (read: all-female lineups) on Saturday. AthenaFest is a benefit event wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2011

    Big In Japan Feat. Cibo Matto, Yellow Magic Orchestra and Yoko Ono Last Night

    ​Big In Japan Featuring Cibo Matto, Yellow Magic Orchestra, and Buffalo Daughter June 26, 2011The Hollywood Bowl Despite the huge, sophisticated venue, Big In Japan had all the trappings of a cheesy cultural show at Little Tokyo: paper lanterns lined the walkways; cherry blossoms were project ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Five Reasons Why Kathleen Hanna is Wrong About Female Musicians Today

    CNN Entertainment​ CNN Entertainment published an interview on Tuesday with iconic '90s riot grrl Kathleen Hanna. For those out of the loop, Hanna was a member of the seminal punk band Bikini Kill. A documentary co-produced by Hanna titled Who Took the Bomp? about her days touring with electro-pun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Five Reasons We Miss Le Tigre. A Lot

    ​Today Oscilloscope Laboratories announced that the  film Who Took the Bomp? Le Tigre On Tour will be out on DVD June 7. The film, premiering at the SXSW Film and Music Festival, documents the original electro-femmes Le Tigre on their last tour supporting the album This Island ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Street Spirit at Proof Bar, Santa Ana

    The Hype: For those still pissed about the shutting down of the Ninth Annual Grrl Fair scheduled for March 6 (click for more info), last night's showcase at Proof Bar felt like a well-intentioned consolation prize. A good chunk of local female rockers (and their male band mates) scheduled to play ... More >>

  • Music

    March 12, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 26, 2007

    Civet Sign to Hellcat Records

    Hellcat just got estrogenetically enhanced. Long Beach vicious vixens Civet have inked a deal with LA-based Hellcat Records, which is run by Rancid front man Tim Armstrong. (Read our feature on Civet here.) Press release after the jump; “Pay Up” (live) video before it.

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2007

    Dear Diary By Lesley Arfin

    Satisfying all your voyeuristic tendencies, Leslie Arfin has published her diary. She’s actually been doing this for a long time, one entry at a time in her Vice column: Dear Diary is a collection of entries starting from sixth grade and going until age 25. After every entry, Arfin does an updat ... More >>

  • Music

    February 8, 2001

    Escape From Riverside

    Not fitting in with Squab