The only thing tougher than realizing that yet another summer concert season has come and gone is taking the time to sort all the best moments together an relive them in numerical order. For us, the difficulty of the latter usually means that we got to experience enough slam-dancing, chorus-shouting ... More >>
Mayer HawthornePacific Festival: The DunesSeptember 2, 2012See Also:*Pacific Festival: The Dunes Strips Down By the Sea*Josh Epstein of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. on Pacific Festival, His Favorite Housewife of Orange County*Pacific Festival: The Dunes AnnouncedMayer Hawthorne had a pretty lofty task in ... More >>
See Also:*Josh Epstein of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. on Pacific Festival, His Favorite Housewife of Orange County*
Pacific Festival: The Dunes Announced*
Boys Noize Talks New Album, Working With Snoop Dogg and SkrillexThe standard model for a music festival these days is all about one-upsmanship. Each y ... More >>
Mary Carreon/OC WeeklyVHS or BetaVHS or BetaRoxy, Los AngelesFeb. 4, 2012
Upon arriving to the world famous Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood, I couldn't help but feel a bit overwhelmed by the venue's lush history. Enormous performers and bands such as Bob Marley & the Wailers, Prince, Pearl Ja ... More >>
Every year, the MTV Video Music Awards give the best music videos of the year with a statuette. But personally, we think its way more fun to laugh at the stupid ones. So this year, for your amusement, Heard Mentality will recognize the worst music videos made in 2011 (gold statuettes are, unfortu ... More >>
Maybe you've been wondering what's up with Detroit Bar; since its former co-owner and talent buyer Jon Reiser bought the Galaxy Theatre and opened the Constellation Room within, the Costa Mesa's calendar has been mostly empty. Today Detroit Bar owner Dan Bradley announced that Mike Tunn ... More >>
Courtesy of Patrick FortnerCut CopyCut Copy with Washed Out Oct. 12, 2011Palladium-Los AngelesStarting the performance 10 minutes late and ending the set 15 minutes early, buzz band du jour Washed Out put on as good of a set as possible given their brief act on stage. Chillwave musician Earnest G ... More >>
We interrupt our regular programming to promote today's
Voice Daily Deals promo--not because it was brainstormed by our company, but because it's a pretty sweet deal. For $75, you get a VIP pass to the Pacific
Festival: OC. The one-day
music fest in Oak Canyon Ranch has more than 50 bands in the ... More >>
Chad Sengstock/OC WeeklyGet ready: Snoop Dogg is the official festival headliner of Steve Aoki's second
annual Pacific Festival: OC, to be held August 13 (from 10 a.m. to midnight). Last year it was at Trafalgar Square venues; this year, like Lightning in a Bottle, it upgrades to Oak Canyon Ranc ... More >>
Promo picCut CopyLast Night: Matt & Kim, Cut Copy at the Glass House in Pomona. Monday, March 9, 2009.
Better Than: The 1980s.
The word "shtick" might have been invented to describe Matt & Kim, the Brooklyn power-pop married-couple bangers that opened last night's show. It's curt, brash-soun ... More >>
Last Night: Yacht at the Samueli Theater on June 26, 2008
Better Than: Playing Dance Dance Revolution and it burns more calories then Wii Fit.
Download: See A Penny (Pick It Up) from their album I Believe In You. Your Magic Is Real.
Is it art? Is it electro? Is it electro art? I'm not quite sure ... More >>
Better Than: Dissecting your old Colecovision trying to recreate the sounds of Crystal Castles.
"Alice Practice" from their self-titled album
Video games were certainly the underlying theme of the night, as Crystal Castles and Sparrow Love Crew laser blasted the roof off of Costa Mesa's ... More >>
FRIDAY, APRIL 25: Jack Johnson, The Verve, Raconteurs, The Breeders, Fatboy Slim, Tegan and Sara, Madness, The Swell Season, The National, Animal Collective, Slightly Stoopid, Mum, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Stars, Battles, Aesop Rock, Midnight Juggernauts, Does it Offend yo ... More >>