Jersey Shore

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2014

    Jenna Jameson Headed for Couples Therapy

    Last time we checked in with Jenna Jameson, she was a no-show at a hearing for the custody of her twin boys living with Tito Ortiz in Huntington Beach, and before that she was complaining about how unjust it was the kids weren't with their mother, and I'm pretty sure before that she was, erm, flubbi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    The Term "EDM" Needs to Stop. Right Now.

    By: Amber Taufman I love electronic music. I love the sound, the artists, the parties, the people, the scene -- in fact, I'm into pretty much everything about this particular genre of music. But there's one thing about electronica that I'm really, really not into. At all. It's the term "EDM." I ha ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 12, 2013

    Yo, I'm Disabled

    [Hey, You!] Or at least that's what it says on my car . . .

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Operation Swill: New Jersey ABC Busts 29 Bars (Including 13 TGI Fridays) for Selling Colored Rubbing Alcohol, Dirty Water as Premium Alcohol

    If you're going to be drinking this summer down the Jersey Shore, at least you can be more confident the shot of Lagavulin or Auchentoshan the bartender just poured you is actually high-end scotch, not dishwater. That's because the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) led a state ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2013

    Tasha Tells All...on Porn Conventions!

    Every Monday, adult superstar/OC girl Tasha Reign gives us her thoughts on life, sex, politics and everything in between. Today, Tasha weighs in on the porn conventions--it ain't all booth babes basking in front of fans. Enjoy! By Tasha Reign Every month or so, I usually fly somewhere in the Unite ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    Apocalypse Talk: Musician and Celebrity End of the World Tweets

    Seems like everyone is trying to cash in on the alleged Mayan Apocalypse, so we thought we'd join them. Here are some mildly amusing doomsday tweets from the rich and famous for you to read before blasting REM's "It's The End Of The World As We Know It" on your way to an Apocalypse pa ... More >>

  • Film

    November 1, 2012

    'Vamps': You Kids Get Off My Grave

    In the undead comedy, Amy Heckerling loses the pulse

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Madeon - Yost Theater - 7/22/12

    Madeon Yost Theater7/22/12 As a Sunday night crowd in SanTana crowd chanted Madeon's name with the strength of a Roman legion, the underage French DJ looked out onto the the Yost Theater from the stage at the scene he'd created. Raising one hand to the sky, he let the tense vocal line from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Armin Van Buuren - Sutra - 5/28/12

    Armin Van Buuren Sutra 5/28/2012 Last night, Memorial Day Weekend (more like week) made its big finish in Orange County at the swanky, Sutra Nightclub in Costa Mesa. Number one DJ in the world Armin Van Buuren invaded OC with his electrifying new progressive trance sound to rock an incredible Memo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2012

    Seven Deadly Sins ... and Seven Industries Poised to Make Killings Off Each One in 2012

    ​Beginning with King Solomon's list in the Book of Proverbs, cardinal vices fluctuated in number through AD 590, when Pope Gregory I revealed the Seven Deadly Sins recognized today: greed, gluttony, envy, sloth, wrath, pride and lust. But more than a fiery fate awaits those who indulge in these hu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    Guns N' Roses at the Forum Last Night

    Andrew Youssef​Guns N' Roses The Forum 12/21/11 This isn't your older brother's Guns N' Roses, and hell, they aren't even MY Guns N' Roses, but they're not trying to be nor do they give a shit what you and I think. Last night at the Forum, Axl Rose and the latest incarnation of GN'R took the stag ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 20, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 13, 2011

    GQ Names Newport Beach One of The Worst-Dressed Cities in America

    ​Oh, no they did-n't. The style writers at GQ penned a list of of the 40 Worst-Dressed Cities in America. It's filled with stereotypical haterade (and possibly truth?).    Our own Newps comes in 29th after other "sartorially-challenged metropolises" including Santa Fe, Vegas an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    Five Pop Stars More Deserving of Abduction than Joss Stone

    ​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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2011

    "I Used To Be a Vegan" by Zion I & The Grouch: Vegan Underground Rap Yo!

    ​This last Sunday, I bit the bullet and tagged along with an "amiga" to a Jersey Shore-themed family party in Walnut. It didn't really work out, but at least I got the scoop for a bad-ass underground rap song.My then-unofficial cuñado ("brother-in-law," for you non-español forkers) Kenny Segal l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    White Elephant Mix: Two Guns

    Jennie Warren​(Click on the band's picture to hear their new holiday tune!) This year, OC/LB bands have come together to provide us with a smokin' holiday soundtrack called the White Elephant Mix. Two Guns--comprised of Kevin Poush, Aaron Bradford, Brad Lindsay, Harris Pittman and Gabe P ... More >>

  • Music

    November 4, 2010

    Know Fearless Records

    The OC label that first signed Plain White T's has a plan for keeping the next big thing from bolting to the majors

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2010

    Volume 1: The First Halloween

    The Grove of Anaheim

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Anaheim Ducks Enforcer George Parros Has It All: Brains, Brawn and a Ripping Mustache

    ​Despite injuries, a horrible pre-season and dire predictions from NHL experts to the likes of "Anaheim Sucks" on yesterday's post ("Ducks outscored 13-2, outshot 100 to 35. From Niedermayer/Pronger to Mara/Brookbank? LOL. On pace for 0-82 this season. If you turn the OC Register upside down the ... More >>

  • Film

    September 9, 2010

    Joaquin Phoenix Implodes to Prove a Point

    'I'm Still Here' takes on the Hollywood machine. We think

  • Music

    August 26, 2010

    Weezer Sells Out, Maybe

    [Mental Notes] Juggalos are still inciting debate, Owl City gives John Mayer some bro lovin', Two Guns on 'Jersey Shore' and more

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    See You At The Liquid Aloha Fest! Two Guns' Kevin Poush Is Definitely A Pineapple Pizza Man

    MySpace / Jennie Warren ​To celebrate the 14th anniversary of OC Weekly's annual summer guide, we're co-hosting a party with the Kona Brewing Co. at The Strand, 500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach on Saturday, 3 to 8 p.m. It's all ages, and free--so you have no excuse to miss it! There ... More >>

  • News

    February 11, 2010

    Orange County's Sexiest Cities

    [Sex Issue] Our guide to the steamiest-and not so steamy-municipalities

  • Culture

    June 14, 2007


    Remnants of the Jersey Shore have crept into Long Beach

  • Music

    September 12, 2002

    Jersey Devil

    Southside Johnny makes Bruce Springsteen his bitch

  • Music

    August 3, 2000

    Skillet Lickin!

    And Southside and the Yardbirds are kickin!

  • Music

    May 25, 2000

    One Step up, Two Steps Back

    Doheny Blues and Bruuce!