The most recent message at the top of Alexa Saulietis' Facebook page is from April 23. It indicates the 26-year-old San Clemente resident commented on a link to lyrics for a song by Caliban.The title: "Walk Like the Dead."Late last Monday night, July 1, Saulietis was killed by a freight train in wha ... More >>
Jenna Haze, Aurora Snow, Dani Daniels and more of the 20 greatest adult film actors and actresses in OC history
Tazy Phyllipz has literally made a career out of helping unknown bands grow their audiences. If you don't believe me, just ask No Doubt, Sublime and Maroon 5 - three groups who received airplay on Phyllipz's radio program The Ska Parade long before corporate America knew what a hollaback girl was. ... More >>
Hardcore, Canadians and Europeans, oh my! This week we've got a host of international bands from the top five selling records of Bionic Records, 6012 Ball Road in Buena Park, (714) 828-4225. Most of them are pretty hardcore, but nothing's sold more than American hardcore band Nile's latest record, A ... More >>
The Irvine's quintet are house-hunting, but not ready to leave us just yet
The '90s may be long gone, but not OC's infamous, lunatic eyewear brand
For more photos check out our slideshow here! Angels and Airwaves House of Blues Anaheim Jan 22, 2012 After their two-year hiatus, Angels and Airwaves played to a sold-out hometown crowd on their world tour, Love. Purple lights enveloped the House of Blues, as a piano solo initiated AVA's entra ... More >>
Since 1955, folks have been addicted to Disneyland, and celebrities are no different.During my visits to the park, I've seen a bunch of celebs enjoying a day out at The Happiest Place on Earth. (You might be able to spot them by the plaid-vested guides that usually walk around with them.)I've see ... More >>
After nearly two years of both tragedy and triumph on the home front, Irvine's favorite post-hardcore band work it all out with their new album, 'Major/Minor'
Ian Joulain/OC WeeklyRancid September 7, 2011 House of Blues, Anaheim So, when was the last time you showed up to a concert at 9:15 P.M. and the headliners were two to three songs into their set? It almost never happens. You have your typical doors open at 7 P.M. with the show starting at 8 P.M. ... More >>
The pop-punk outfit's reunion is for real, and front man Trever Keith couldn't be happier
The Rancid side project's first full-length album and tour have been 10 years in the making
The reunited band know that being emo means never being afraid to say you're sorry
The OC label that first signed Plain White T's has a plan for keeping the next big thing from bolting to the majors
Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyParamoreSeptember 19, 2010Honda CenterThe show: Honda has found quite an impressive marketing tool in psuedo-punk band Paramore. By teaming up for the Honda Civic Tour, the two have effectively lured legions of true believers into stadiums where the auto giant can as ... More >>
[Locals Only] Rockabilly band the Sugar Daddys keep their sound relevant
[Mental Notes] All-female music fest seeks free labor, Matt Costa has a new album, and Bush is reuniting
When you find out that Gary Coleman, child star from '80s sitcom Diff'rent Strokes died via Twitter, you know you live in the future. But it wasn't just any Twitter account; we found out Coleman was dead from the Roots' drummer Questlove's Twitter account.
Danielle BacherEven if you don't know him by name, you've probably attended at least one show at a Jon Reiser venue in the past decade. He owns Detroit Bar with Dan Bradley, Diego Velasco, David Hastie, Mike Harris and Scott Hamilton (who also own all Memphis Restaurants and Tin Lizzie Salo ... More >>
A deal with Columbia hasn't cost the band their geekdom
The Fray kicking back.Sure, it's fun to hate Live Nation for being a giant corporation that seems to control every big concert tour in the world, but they're making it pretty tough to do so this summer. Since starting "no service fee Wednesdays" last month, they've (as one might guess) dropped those ... More >>
By Ben Westhoff Hip-hop A-listers including Rick Ross, Akon and Plies were caught grossly exaggerating their gangster credentials this year. (Turns out they were painfully law-abiding. The horror!) But even if your favorite rapper wasn't caught in a lie, you can bet he or she put out a hilariously ... More >>
Rapper Paul Wall's diamond life
The best end-to-end albums from a single-driven year
Grayed-out black jeans
Most music sucks, but Brett Cains doesnt
How a snotty zine lasted this long
And Eugene Edwards is your brain on pop
The secret language of Richard Swift
The rock & roll tragedies that should have been
Following his sale to Nike, Bob Hurley has global reach
Skateboarding, punk rock, drugs, tattoos, sobriety
The Dickies can still shoot their wad
TSOL, back from embalmment
Oi to the world!
Paul and Lara go back to the future, together
In which the Girl attempts yet another unfriendly takeover!
Yes, another #%&@$* year-end list!
Farside at the crossroads
Punk Jesus Wayne Kramer explains it all for you
We get Lit at the Weenie Roast