Five days of reggae royalty, mixing it up onscreen
Twenty five years ago today, No Doubt played their first show at Fender's Ballroom in Long Beach, opening for ska legends the Untouchables. (They played second among 14 bands.)According to the No Doubt fansite Beacon Street Online (who first published the poster today), the band's official site m ... More >>
"What I want from each and every one of you is a hard-target search of every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, henhouse, outhouse and doghouse in that area." -- Tommy Lee Jones, The Fugitive You don't have to spend much time at South By Southwest to know that all of the above building ... More >>
We're expecting the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to announce its 2012 lineup this week; on Friday, organizers tweeted a pic that says "Next Week," so we're checking the feeds more compulsively than usual.
A history, 1974-2011
New owner Jon Reiser is determined to be an OC music game changer
If you're sorely missing classic reggae in your life, it might be wise to plan a trip to Hermosa Beach to see Toots and the Maytals perform at Saint Rocke on Saturday, May 15. Read Drew Tewksbury's interview with the legend after the jump.
Red Hot Chili Peppers robbed! The Stooges, Jimmy Cliff, Hollies, Genesis and ABBA to join Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. I'm just glad KISS--a band I loathe more than any other--didn't make the cut. Speaking of the Peppers, has guitar hero John Frusciante quit again?New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fe ... More >>
Soweto Gospel Choir
Soweto Gospel Choir
Wonderful World, Beautiful Jimmy Cliff
Orange Countys 74 Greatest Holes-in-the-Wall
Bob Marley lives forever
Pearl Jam, Springsteen and R.E.M. open their vaults
Another boffo tale of neglected, embittered musicians!
Beware of dread-sportin white people
King Arthur has a new CD, and Johnny Mathis is hipper than youll ever be
Reggae pioneer Jimmy Cliff captures worship