Brandon Marshall/Denver WestwordBig FreediaUPDATE: Spank Rock and Wavves have just been announced as the Check Yo' Ponytail tour. And yes, you can STILL win tickets!Original post, Oct. 12, 2011, 8:15 a.m.:This week we're giving away three pairs of tickets each to three Mayan shows: Battles with N ... More >>
Mountains, hi!Okay, so to be fair, this isn't quite the first show that the fine souls at Acrobatics Everyday have put on this academic year: They hosted a free-to-all-new-freshmen gig last Thursday headlined by French Quarter. But with tomorrow's appearance by Mountains at UC Irvine, along with ... More >>
www.leerocker.comTime to break out the hair pomade: Lee Rocker, the man behind the giant upright bass in the Stray Cats, is back with his latest solo set, The Cover Sessions EP. It's not a rockabilly album, nor is it a country album--but Rocker says it's definitely something in bet ... More >>
The stars of Tuesday night's debate.Political season is behind us, for now, but that doesn't mean we at Village Voice Media can't pull together a good ol' fashion immigration throw-down, does it? Whatever your thoughts on debates, we did it anyway because this one was just too juicy to pass on.In ... More >>
Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native.I remember playing select cuts from my rapidly expanding (and mostly horrible) music collection ... More >>
PAJAMA JAMMY JAM, 9:00 p.m.
Night cap anyone?
Que Sera, 1923 E. Seventh St. Long Beach
Oi!!!, 9:00 p.m.
Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St. Costa Mesa
THIS IS HELL; ELYSIA; RUINER; SOLDIERS; KATELLA (RECORD RELEASE), 7:30 p.m.
Shot down in flames.
Chain Reaction, 1652 W. Lincoln Ave. Anahei ... More >>
Finally: A non-ugly way to incorporate the Asian aesthetic into your everyday wardrobe.
(Oh, stop that—Mandarin collars? Not so awesome. And chopsticks in your hair? Not even close to the real thing. Please stop. You look fucking silly.)
These charms and pendants crafted by origami guru Cindy Ng ... More >>