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    September 19, 2013

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    May 28, 2013

    Kastle Creates Futuristic EDM Sounds to Benefit the Present

    Some artists are just born to be visionary forward thinkers who create ideas, styles and genres long before they are the "popular" thing. Barrett Richards, the producer/DJ better known as Kastle, comes from a small town in northwest Pennsylvania where he got into playing music at the young age of 12 ... More >>

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    May 7, 2013

    Mental Physix Want to DJ Your Yoga Class

    Mental Physix are a DJ duo made up of Crisanto Santa Ana and Dru Ali. Their mission? To explore the fusion of music and yoga to "create a divine union of healing, through self-realization and sound." Both Santa Ana and Ali perform at yoga studios while Vinyasa classes are going on, and the expe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    The Five Best Shows in O.C. This Week: Markus Schulz, Waka Flocka Flame

    Monday, October 29Skeleton WitchSlidebar Hailing from Ohio, Skeletonwitch rocks a technical brand of schreechy metal. Be sure to check out their video for "Bringers of Death," which blends images of furries with Orwelian commentary and a zombie apolcalypse straight out of the film Easy Rider. -- Br ... More >>

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    March 8, 2012

    Le Castle Vania at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana, Mar. 7, 2012

    Le Castle VaniaYost Theater, Santa AnaMar. 7, 2012Le Castle Vania invaded the Yost Theater in Santa Ana last night with an aggressive mix of electro tunes and rocking energy. The guys at INTOTHEAM put on this Wednesday night party as a part of a series of shows this month which includes Brodinski an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Love Groove 2012 at the American Sports University Theater on Feb. 18, 2012

    Love Groove 2012American Sports University TheaterFeb. 18, 2012"Alcohol, drugs, overdrive, noise, neon lights, party people, can you feel it? Rave is king!" Fukkk Offf's, "Rave is King" was the anthem of the 2012 edition of the Valentines Day party, Love Groove at the American Sports University Thea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Tonight: DaM Funk DJ set and Solo Keytar Performance at Commonwealth Lounge

    DaM Funk: Dope DJ. Keytar king​Tuesday is rarely a marquee night for local music. But tonight, those looking for a fix of the funk have a reason to freshen up, hit the record button on their DVRs and get the fuck out of the house. DaM Funk is coming to the Commonwealth Lounge. And h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2010

    Thank God It's Monday: This Week's Shows

    ​Today we're recommending something slightly different: bowling. That truly American pastime- just ask Homer Simpson-remains straightforward at its core, but the trappings have changed with the years; some will still remember the legendary and now sadly long gone Kona Lanes in Costa Mesa and its s ... More >>

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    November 19, 2009
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    November 12, 2009
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    October 8, 2009
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    September 3, 2009
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    August 28, 2009

    DJ AM Found Dead at 36

    ​TMZ is reporting that DJ AM, aka Adam Goldstein, was found dead in his Manhattan apartment today:"Law enforcement sources tell us he was found in his apartment at around 5:20 PM. We're told drug paraphernalia was found at the scene."Strangely enough, AM was here in Costa Mesa exactly one week ago ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 27, 2009
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    June 10, 2009

    Tomorrow: the Heathens at the Juke Joint

    Thursday night is Club Denim at the Juke Joint in Anaheim. The weekly shindig throws in a pinch of rock, a splash of punk and a handful of booze for a fairly debacherous night. And what's more debacherous than motorcycles and power chords? Nuthin'. So when the Heathens (a band I played bass in many ... More >>

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    April 2, 2009
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    June 27, 2008

    Dark Meat at Vestal Watch Tonight

    This almost just in: Extravagantly entertaining psych-rock eccentrics Dark Meat fly in from Athens, Georgia to play Vestal Watch tonight. (Dunno if all 17 members will make the trip.) Travis Keller of Buddyhead will be DJing some rock tuneage and there'll also be a preview of Vestal's fall/holiday l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2008

    Last Night: Crystal Castles at the Detroit Bar on 4/11

    Better Than: Dissecting your old Colecovision trying to recreate the sounds of Crystal Castles. Download: "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 >>

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    November 8, 2007

    Free the Robots on Dublab Today

    Free the Robots, about to drop some next ish. From noon till 2 p.m. Pacific Time, Santa Ana's Free the Robots/DJ Urthworm (Chris Alfaro) “will be DJing, possibly doing some live shit, and leaking some new cuts” on the LA-based Dublab, one of the webwide world's finest sources of beat-centric mu ... More >>

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    August 20, 2007

    Blank Blue/Dublab Benefit Podcast

    Blank Blue, soon to be rocking Europe with Prefuse 73. Photo by Plastic Nancy Dublab is an excellent web radio station run by some of SoCal's most skilled musicians and DJs, many of whom will be touring Europe with Prefuse 73 Sept. 1-15. Touring Europe isn't cheap without label support, so the Lab ... More >>