Harry Nilsson

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    Imagine Dragons on their Path to Success, Vegas, Meeting Flavor Flav and Getting Electrocuted

    If you caught the lackluster Carell/Buscemi/Carrey comedy The Incredible Burt Wonderstone since it opened last weekend, you've quickly become well-acquainted with Imagine Dragons' "On Top of the World" if you didn't know the song already. The folky tune is utilized repeatedly in Burt Wonderstone as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2012

    On The Line: David Hall Of Urban Grill & Wine Bar, Part Two

    "Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won't so you can spend the rest of your life like most people can't" ~ UnknownThose are words David and his business partner Jaime live by. Hall's background includes 14 years of working the front and back of the house in establis ... More >>

  • News

    June 23, 2011

    100 Reasons to Be Ecstatic About Summer In OC!

    Summer here is bliss, better than anyplace else in the States

  • Music

    May 5, 2011

    Record Stores Revinylize OC

    The vinyl boom is fueling a resurgence of record retailers

  • Music

    March 24, 2011

    Foxxhound Keep It Together

    [Locals Only] Despite the unlikely pairing, this folksy duo make their music work

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    Jonathan Richman at Detroit Bar Last Night

    Rebecca Aranda​Jonathan Richman, Gail Davies December 9, 2010 Detroit BarWhile not necessarily a household name, Jonathan Richman has become a beloved cult figure in modern music. From his teenage start in Modern Lovers in the 1970s through his considerable solo discography, he's always had an u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Top Five Songs Used In Futurama

    ​If you don't have Comedy Central, you're lucky. Sort of. On the one hand, you haven't been bombarded by grinding repetition of commercials featuring the classic Futurama character hypnotoad. The wonky-eyed frog drones incessantly while a voice commands viewers to  watch the new episodes that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    Over the Weekend: Ben Folds at the Anaheim House of Blues

    Christopher Victorio​Click here for the slideshow!The Hype: Luckily for fans of comedy rock everywhere, Ben Folds exhibits two often mutually exclusive characteristics: genius and longevity. Borrowing from the template of  piano icons Billy Joel and Elton John, he has consistently produc ... More >>

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    A Week in the Nightlife

    Nerdy garage rock, wiseguy jazz, Binges that purge, Goodfoot turns 9 and Holy Fuck!

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2006

    In the Mailbag: Richard Swift

    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 o ... More >>

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Harry, Can You Hear Us?

    Madman Moon brings Nilsson back to life

  • Music

    December 9, 2004

    Good Grief

    The Littlest Man Band gets sloshed

  • Music

    September 2, 2004

    Pedals To the Metal

    The resurrection of Bikeride

  • Culture

    July 22, 1999

    And Now for Something Completely Different

    Shakespeare meets Three Dog Night in Garden Grove