Joe Williams

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    If Cash Is Determinate, Orange County May Get First Woman-Dominated Board Of Supes

    Fifty days remain until the June 3 elections for three seats on the Orange County Board of Supervisors and, as usual, the campaign money race offers hints about the likely frontrunners. Based on contribution activity (and personalities), the four-person race to replace termed-out 2nd District Super ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    Last Night: Vampire Weekend @ The Glasshouse

    Last Night: Vampire Weekend at the Glass House September 16, 2008 Better Than: taking your garlic pills. Download: "Oxford Comma" from the Vampire Weekend homepage. Buzz and critical acclaim can be a double-edged sword. Vampire Weekend wielded the sharper side last night by performing a biting se ... More >>

  • Music

    February 16, 2006

    Sam's Club

    Twenty years ago, Safari Sams owner Sam Lanni had his dreams crushed by Huntington Beach. Now hes got a new dream on Sunset Boulevard

  • Music

    September 4, 2003

    The Dead Shall Rise

    And Al Green has risen at the Long Beach Blues Fest

  • Music

    July 31, 2003

    There is Nothing New but Dylan

    Buddy Seigal talks with Dave Alvin about God

  • Columns

    May 9, 2002

    Crotch Shot

    Nashville Pussy goes all the way