Alice Bag's forthcoming book, Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage A Chicana Punk Story, is a riveting autobiographical reflection from the former lead singer of The Bags. Equal parts Chicana Lit and punk rock, the author threads through the formative experiences of her life from a n ... More >>
The Ma and Pa Kettle of the legal world?Remember that humongous controversy earlier this year when a weirdo Pasadena family not only successfully got a trademark for the term "urban homesteading" (used in American English for decades), but began sending threatening legal letters to entities who u ... More >>
Now in its second printing--get a copy!UPDATE, Feb. 21, 11:04 a.m: As promised, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has thrown down their legal gauntlet. "The Dervaes Institute should recognize that this is one community that will not be intimidated, cease its heavy-handed tactics, and take steps ... More >>
We told you about how American Hardcore--the documentary about hardcore punk rock that Orange County helped spawn--was the No. 1 film at Regal/Edwards University across from UCI the week it opened. That film was based on producer Steven Blush's book of the same title, as we mentioned in our chat w ... More >>
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