Arrested Development's David Cross and Michael Cera on Mitch Hurwitz's genius and Orange County's 'esteemed taste'
[Checking In On . . .] Different format, same literary geniuses
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Courtesy Hibbleton Gallery It's no secret that I tend to get a case of the fanboy drools every time I think (or write) about Fullerton's Hibbleton Gallery. I'm certainly not alone in that regard: The OC Weekly awarded it Best Art Gallery-2009 in our yearly Best Of issue, saying "You'd be hard-pre ... More >>
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Here's the thing about several films screening at the 10th annual Newport Beach Film Festival, which opens Thursday, April 23, and continues through April 30: many entries have been shown at earlier festivals in New York, Los Angeles and elsewhere. Since the Weekly is part of a chain with papers in ... More >>
Arte Theater Long Beach
We told you a bit ago about some shows coming to Santa Ana's recently-dormant Yost Theater courtesy of Dennis Lluy and Koo's, and now a couple more gigs--hinting at the diversity of programming planned for the venue--have been added to the schedule.On March 7, the "Zero Film Festival" will take plac ... More >>
We Were a Handful
"Go ahead and gloat."
Derrick Brown lives to read another day
Schooled in Song Benefit
All Black Cinema, Its Like Stars Hitting Ice (self-released CD)
It's no secret that I love Harry Nilsson a lot. A lot a lot. And so it is that I hear traces of him in just about everything, from Madman Moon to Kelley Stoltz (if you look beyond the obvious Brian Wilson presence) to, now, Richard Swift. Swift's latest, Dressed Up for the Letdown (out February 20 ... More >>
Nightlife and more, Oct. 26 - Nov. 2
Derrick Browns words have their way with you
His love is a brawl
A new book and CD collect OCs endangered poets
The weirdness of John Wilkes Kissing Booth
Give us some of that old-time religion!
And thanks for not hurling on the Indiana Jones Adventure!
Exploding GOP heads, nipples with pasties and people who were mean to me
Poetry Slam goes literary
Is Paul Suntups life a Talking Heads song?
Conductors! Rock Stars! Restaurateurs! Poets!
Spending quality time with Henry Rollins, Derrick Brown and Jinx