Will be updated through June 20, if not beyond... CURRENT COUNT: 66 gone. ORIGINAL POST, JUNE 9, 8:03 A.M. The last time the Orange County Register announced massive layoffs, we had a running tally of who was getting the axe. That list topped out at about 31; the list expected this time might be ... More >>
[Editor's Note: These are some last words to Ben Wener, the pop critic and music editor for the OC Register, who announced he is leaving his post this week. In honor of his lengthy compound sentence structure (lovingly dubbed "sentegraphs" by former music editor Albert Ching, we've done him one bett ... More >>
City National Grove of Anaheim
The ex-Sleater-Kinney member has the pulse of post-consumer-culture America
Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyFrom interviews with Chrissie Hynde to Shakira shaking things up in Anaheim here's the local music news we didn't cover.An actual music review of Shakira's hip shaking at the Honda Center involves commentary on her weight ("thinner than usual") and how she "tore off ... More >>
Christopher Victorio / OC WeeklyGreen Day at Verizon Amphitheatre on Tuesday.This week, we discovered another OC music magazine to link to. Guess what it's called! In local music news, we've got Runner Runner, Green Day, Snoop Dogg and more...
Chrissie Hynde cold shanks suckers
Neko Ikon (and the New Pornographers)
Kings of Leon: Not just the Southern Strokes
To the Costa Mesa thugs who used to beat up Dan Mathews: The fat gay punk kid grew up to save lives and jet set with Pam Anderson. Howzabout you?
Bayadera love the Vietnamese hooch
Costello composes a ballet with the Aterballettos A Midsummer Nights Dream
Skateboarding, punk rock, drugs, tattoos, sobriety
The far-Right side of Ted Nugents mind
songwriter, massage therapist, cleaning person, seamstress, mother, grandmother. Whatever it takes to keep doing what I want to do and not be subject to some power-hungry boss who jerks people around or some company that makes promises it doesnt keep. Id
Or is Tom Jones back in town?
45 Months in the Life of a Register Rock Critic
Scowling, butt-grinding guy is on the loose