Bobby Womack

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2014

    I've Got 909 Problems and 10 Odd Inland Empire Place Names

    The Inland Empire, known less broadly as the huge chunk of Southern California that includes the counties of Riverside and San Bernardino, is filled with some place names that sound funny to our Orange County ears. Take these, please ...

  • Music

    April 10, 2014

    Aloe Blacc Is the Man

    The Laguna Hills native gets ready to conquer Coachella with his unstoppable music

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    The Must-See Acts at the Long Beach Funk Fest

    The Long Beach Funk Fest has become a great tradition in downtown Long Beach. Over the last four years, immense respect has been paid to the pioneers of funk who essentially laid the groundwork for the wealth of hip-hop and soul that followed in its wake. Without many of these performers, we would b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2010

    Gorillaz at the Gibson Amphitheater Last Night

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​GorillazOctober 27, 2010Gibson AmphitheaterSee the slideshow here! After playing a solid headlining slot at Coachella, Gorillaz brought their full stage production and a slew of guest all-stars for a blistering performance last night at the Gibson Amphitheater. The first a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 3, 2009
  • Music

    February 19, 2004

    Year of the Wolf

    Los Lobos turn 30, and are still to be trusted

  • Music

    September 6, 2001

    Fallin' Down Like Hail

    Handicapping the Long Beach Blues Fest

  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Its a Miracle!

    Willie G.s tuff vibe survives smack, Jesus

  • News

    March 5, 1998

    Nice Guy, Punk Legend

    OC guitar god Billy Zoom on life before and after X