• Culture

    May 15, 2014

    Dead Homme Society

    [Trendzilla] Kevin Gorgonio's clothing label makes waves out of Santa Ana

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2014

    Headhunterz Does Some #Selfie Reflection at Coachella

    On stage Willem Rebergen, better known as Headhunterz is revered as a hardstyle demigod who's bringing this unique genre of EDM to the masses with sets on the main stage of EDC Las Vegas to the Sahara tent these past two weekends at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. After closing out a sol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    Coachella 2014: What to Watch, What to Avoid

    Ever since Coachella expanded to two weekends in 2012, the dirty little secret is that both weekends are almost exactly the same. With some exceptions, the lineups are the same, the order the bands play is the same and, often, the songs they play and the order they play them in is the same. This isn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    How Local DJ SAY MY NAME Got Handpicked to Perform at EDC

    By: Rishabh Bhavnani Imagine going from being a virtually unknown local DJ making beats in your bedroom to performing in front of thousands at EDC all within the span of a month. That's basically what happened to Dayvid Sherman, a Chapman University senior better known (well, maybe not quite yet) a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    EDC Las Vegas 2013 Lineup is Here!

    After leaving fans on the edge of their seats in anticipation for the sold out 17th Annual Electric Daisy Carnival at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway -- Insomniac finally revealed the diverse lineup of musical "conductors" as founder and CEO Pasquale Rotella likes to call them. This year's list include ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Flosstradamus - The Observatory - April 23, 2013 [W/ VIDEO]

    An abundance of hoodies and the heavenly stench of pot dominated the crowd at the Observatory last night as the Chicago trap duo DJ J2K (born Josh Young) and Autobot (Curt Cameruci) better known as Flosstradamus unleashed their beats in Santa Ana as part of their Underground Nights US Tour. The boys ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 18, 2013


    The Observatory

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    The 13 Funniest Raver GIFs at Ultra 2013

    Society got the best of ya? Go to Ultra Music Festival and leave the normal world behind. Here, you can feel free to get half naked, customize your brain, and put some neon in your life. Deep inside the endless well of bass, you just might find yourself. Here are 13 hardcore ravers who will teach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    Is Ryan Jaso An EDM Mogul in the Making?

    On Friday nights, notorious Hollywood hot spot Avalon continues to be the dance-music mecca for the wild, electro-addicted, 19-and-over crowd. And in a world crammed with revelers in need of a fix, Ryan Jaso--the man behind WhiteLite Productions and its weekly staple, CONTROL Fridays--is a major sup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Five EDM Artists We'd Like to See at Coachella This Year

    As the new year commences EDM fans have one thing to look forward to and that's the start of festival season which kicks-off with WMC and Ultra Music Festival in Miami this spring. Though most people think EDM is in it's revival stage, the truth is the plethora of dance music at festivals has always ... More >>

  • Music

    October 25, 2012

    DJ Duo Slander Put an OC-bred Spin on an International EDM Craze

    Former UC Irvine frat boys Derek Andersen and Scott Land help to take TrapStyle worldwide

  • Music

    May 27, 2010

    Lightning In a Bottle, The Return of the Ice Cream Man, the New Limb News

    [Mental Notes] It's almost summer, and the festival scene is heating up

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    The New Limb Get Sponsored By Etnies, Start Podcast, Talk About Random Stuff

    ​Those aching for an update on Costa Mesa's the New Limb are in for some excitement. 

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Kid Sister Flosstradamus Early Arrival = Half-Off Tickets

    ​There's no getting around it: the coolest show in town this weekend is clearly Kid Sister and Flosstradamus, this Friday (that's tomorrow!) at Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa. Kid Sister is a long-blogged about rapper named after an '80s doll; Flosstradamus is a DJ duo that includes Kid Sister's younge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2009

    Incoming: !!! (Chk Chk Chk) at Detroit Bar

    ​!!! owe a good chuck of their fame to the fact that they chose three exclamation points--commonly pronounced "chk chk chk," but really, whatever matching syllables work--for their band name. It's undeniably distinctive, and evocative in a way ";;;" or "{{{" really wouldn't be. While we're waiting ... More >>