UPDATE, Sept. 7, 9:44 a.m.: And what do you know, there's a 20th anniversary edition of Pocket Full of Kryptonite that features the album "as you remember it." Original post, Sept. 6, 10:36 a.m.: Nostalgia for the 1990s has been surging lately, spurred, as nostalgia often is, by a yearning by s ... More >>
Linkin Park Foreign tragedies have a way of hitting close to home when you're world famous and have embarked on several world tours. For Southern California's Linkin Park, the March earthquake and tsunami in Japan affected them on a personal level. "We have family ties to Japan," Chester Ben ... More >>
Two men were arrested in England this week for trying to abduct the soul singer Joss Stone. Making the case stranger, the suspects reportedly had in their possession a Samurai sword and written plans to kill Stone and dump her into a river.
Call us a bunch of softies, but we're perplexed that an ... More >>
oneloveforchi.comChi Cheng, the Deftones bassist, was in a car accident in November 2008. Since then, he's been in a minimally conscious state, and his friends and family are trying to raise enough money to get him under the direct care of the International Brain Research Foundation.Another benef ... More >>
Hoobastank: Exclusive Acoustic Performance, 9 p.m.Yes, you read that correctly. Hoobastank--the brains behind musical masterpieces like "The Reason" and, well we can't really think of any other song's they've done--are here in Orange County. One night only. Be there. Sutra Lounge, Triangle Square, ... More >>
Yeah, you read that right, the STANK is coming. In a move that may spark many more shows like it in the future, guitar-driven alt rockers Hoobastank are coming to Costa Mesa with a toned down acoustic set at Sutra as the kick-off band to the club's summer concert series. It's an event that promises ... More >>
Sutra Lounge in Costa Mesa has been changing its image since changing ownership last November, and the latest new haps over there is the "Unplugged Concert Series" that started earlier this month with Jason Reeves. The acoustic fun continues this summer, with gigs from Hoobastank on June 10 and Unwr ... More >>
Being new in town, I'm on the lookout for music wherever I can find it. And a young band looking to make a name is in no position to turn down a gig, no matter where it may be.
So it might have been kismet that I found myself listening to Los Angeles-based four piece End Roulette last night at, o ... More >>