To do it or not to do it? I thought about this for weeks. Should I attempt to hit 48 Bars during Super Bowl 48? Why? I have no idea why! Sometimes you just come up with ridiculous ideas. As recently as Saturday, the day before the Super Bowl, I was ready to bail thinking 'this is really stupid'!!!!! ... More >>
In a new doc, Napster's still playing dumb
A new doc achieves the impossible: freeing the West Memphis Three
We Were Feared, the documentary that premiered at the 2010 Newport Beach Film Festival about the dearly departed Cuckoo's Nest punk rock club in Costa Mesa, is making a curtain call around the country.Ivan Correa, the president of Endurance Pictures and co-producer of the film, says We Were Feare ... More >>
Circle Jerks singer Keith Morris' new project is even more punk
Photo by John GilhooleyJerry Roach is not dead.Controversy and the Cuckoo's Nest--it's as if Jerry Roach never left us. But many assumed the owner of the former Costa Mesa punk rock club had left permanently. "People thought I was dead," he tells me with a chuckle.
Coachella may be a distant, sweaty, sticky memory at this point, but that doesn't mean that I'm willing or able to shut up about it quite yet. Beth Stirnaman had some car troubles, causing her arduous trek from Indio to be delayed (and nothing's better than being stuck in Indio when there isn't a hu ... More >>
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 >>
Aug. 11 - Aug. 18
LA punks are so OC. Or is it OC punks are so LA?
Tighten up with Calvin Johnson
Band talk with Only Crimes Bill Stevenson
Is ex-Sex Pistol Steve Jones helping Indie 103.1 become cool or corporateand does it matter?
Chris Ziegler spent 25 days on the road with diosmaybe the 25 most important days of their careerand he ended up in a Detroit hospital.
Bukowski in and out of his cups
For Greg Ginn, its not about the moneyits about the cats
Punk porn gets off on the Internet
Tony Hawk and Devo: Lets whip it again!
Seminal punks continue in the great circle of birth, death and self-abuse
William Wegman, his dogs and his talking belly