Clay Aiken

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    3hree Things: On Hawleywood's Barbershop

    Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native.​I've never been really big on "hairstyles," as a damning Google image search of me will surel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    Last Night: Franz Ferdinand at the Hollywood Palladium

    Andrew Youssef​Last Night: Franz Ferdinand, the Blood Arm, Neverever at the Hollywood Palladium; August 27, 2009.Better Than: Being assassinated by Gavrilo Princip.Unfortunate Timing: Rousing Franz Ferdinand hit "This Fire," featuring a chorus of "this fire is out of control, gonna burn this city, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2009

    Before It Gets Old: '30 Rock' Benefit Song

    So many guest stars! It's sad to see another season of the totally outrageously hilariously awesome 30 Rock end, especially given today's totally outrageously completely lame news that it once again won't start until midseason next year. Blerg indeed. But savor the good times with this video, from l ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 12, 2009

    David Archuleta

    The Glass House

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    Low vs. Diamond and Barcelona Bring Their Tour to Costa Mesa

    In the most awesome co-headlining tour since 2004's "The Independent Tour" with Kelly Clarkson and Clay Aiken, buzz-building Seattle-originated bands Low vs. Diamond (who were here last month opening up for Santogold) and Barcelona are currently on the road together. Cool, right? What's cooler is t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2007

    Sunday's Headlines & Surprises

    “Luckiest Day of the Century!”: Jumped out of bed this morning, rushed to the online Vegas papers and expected to read all about our nation's newest millionaires who cashed in on 7-7-07. There was not one big winner story in either local daily. Instead, I read about likely casinos profits from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2006

    Support Your Local Right-Wing Bloggers

    Enough, enough, I say, to those who are chastizing various local GOP bloggers and GOP blog responders over their inadequacies and mealy mouthedness when it comes to calling out the racists and racism swirling around doomed congressional candidate Tan Nguyen. First, you left fielders criticize Republ ... More >>

  • Music

    August 24, 2006

    Just Like Us!

    Anyone can be an American Idolbut a star? Not so much

  • Music

    December 2, 2004
  • Columns

    November 25, 2004
  • Music

    April 22, 2004

    Works Well With Sports Bloopers

    No sleep till Wembley for Bad Dudes

  • Culture

    March 25, 2004

    You Know! For Kids!

    Because were family-friendly like that!

  • Features

    February 5, 2004
  • Columns

    October 2, 2003
  • Columns

    September 11, 2003

    The People Love Loud

    Notes from the American Idol Tour

  • Film

    July 24, 2003

    Pipe Dreams

    Garage Days is the movie equivalent of MTV