David Garza

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Local Record Review: 'The Lovers in Spain' by Riley and the Roxies

    ​Riley and the Roxies The Lovers in Spain EP The duo of singer/songwriter Spencer Riley and producer Wes.--yes, with a period--who make up Riley and the Roxies are their own kind of border crossers, with roots and connections on either side of the LA/OC divide; the two ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Local Record Review: Barrett Johnson​Barrett JohnsonNew Jerusalem( It's always been acknowledged, sometimes off-handedly, that the continuing impact of sensitive pop/rock by solo male musicians is something that not merely survives, but also thrives. That may seem obvious, but the con ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2009

    First Crop of SXSW Acts Announced, OC/LB Bands Conspicuously Absent

    A certain music festival and conference held annually in the sleepy hamburg of Austin, Texas announced their initial slate of performers this year, and there's not an Orange County or Long Beach band among them. We had several acts in last fall's CMJ Music Marathon, so this is kind of a bummer. Keep ... More >>

  • Features

    August 15, 2002

    A Times Obituary

    When did the Times OC become the Times DOA?