Karl Alvarez

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 6, 2011

    Descendents, Broken Social Scene and More at FYF Fest Last Saturday

    Brandon Ferguson​FYF FestSept. 3, 2011Downtown LAThis year's Fuck Yeah Fest was much like previous ones. It was held in the dusty, weed-strewn urban splendor of Los Angeles State Historic Park, it was attended by tens of thousands of people who turned out for 34 top-shelf indie bands spread across ... More >>

  • Music

    March 31, 2011

    The Descendents Rise Again

    Singer Milo Aukerman's day-job vacation time is punk-rock time for the influential group

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Last Night: ALL at the House of Blues

    I don't write show reviews that often, but when I do, Las Vegas seems to be involved (click here to figure out what the hell I mean).Now that you're back, let me tell you about the ALL/Big Drill Car/My Name show Saturday at the House of Blues. I left for Vegas Thursday at 8 p.m. and got back into Lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2009

    Super Bowl Partying with Colorado's Underminer

    BY REX REASONSuper Bowl. SUPER Bowl. SUPER BOWL. You can try to escape this unique and uniquely American "holiday," but even if you ignore it, it hangs in the air. Since Super Sunday was the setting when I spoke with Jeff Reese of Fort Collins, Colorado's Underminer--in town tomorrow at Alex's Bar i ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 29, 2007

    Sunday - 12/2

    ‘Imperial Rome: Discovering the Ancient Civilization’ at the Muzeo in Anaheim, The Lemonheads at the House of Blues, Winter Fantasy 2007 at the Sawdust Festival grounds

  • Music

    April 5, 2001

    Darren Roberts

    Freelance sculptor and painter, bassist for Handsome Devil