For a moment, imagine it's the '90s again -- the era of Bad Boy Records, grunge and Bill Clinton. You're a kid again, and you're on a road trip with your parents. Maybe it's your mom; maybe it's your dad; or maybe it's both. You've been driving for a while. You're bored, staring at the electrical po ... More >>
The OCeeker has done did some kinky things during his turn on the sagging stage of life. But he's never taken payment for the service. Nay, ye heathen, your lord and master volunteers his skillset for the daintier sex. Howsomever, he does get paid to document the Deity's doings in our fair coun ... More >>
NOFX January 12, 2011 House of Blues Anaheim
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Over the years I have come to see NOFX perform at several
different venues: The Marquee Theater in Tempe, Emo's in Austin (pre Cokie the
Clown pissing in a tequila bottle incident), Sunset House of Blues, The Grove ... More >>
Andrew Youssef/OC WeeklySlash at last year's NAMM ShowDetails to the 2011 NAMM Show, a four-day music trade show extravaganza, have finally been announced: It will take place again at the Anaheim Convention Center on January 13-16, 2011.The world's largest music trade show will highlight all of t ... More >>
The musician sightings at NAMM, which runs through Sunday, heated up Friday as I passed Tom Dumont (No Doubt), Kenny G, Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), Neal Schon (Journey), Billy Zoom (X), Tim Mahoney (311), Rikki Rockett (Poison), Peter Frampton, and Hollywood-based hard rock hero, Lemmy Kilmister ... More >>
Evolution is a beautiful thing. While it has been nice to see California smooth-house artisans such as Kaskade, Jay-J and Andy Caldwell gain international clubland acclaim, their Kenny G.-like dance music often lulled us into a deep siesta. But artists change. Kaskade has moved on to trancier cl ... More >>
Before Jay Denes' Naked Music label arrived from New York, there was a
West Coast sound in dance music that was meatier, funkier, and more
tribal. While the Naked sound set Kenny G.-like moods to a house beat,
the pre-Denes flavors of left coast house music were heavily spiced by
dub reggae and t ... More >>
Edwin GoeiTwo stories involving Chinese food caught my attention last week. First, there's local news about what is arguably one of OC's best Chinese restaurants, China Garden in Irvine. Fellow OC Food Blogger Julian Hsu has the scoop. In his post, he writes: "We just ate there for dimsum lunch t ... More >>
There are many solid feature-length films on the bill at this year's Newport Beach Film Festival, which shifts into full gear today and continues through Thursday, April 30. But some of the best stuff pre-screened for your consumption were shorts, in particular these eight animated and live-action d ... More >>
Free Beer Giveaway, All day long!
Call for details! Seriously!
625 N. Grand Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92701
Samurai Sword Wack-Off, 7 p.m.
Come smack swords with some of the best men in the business. Test your strength.
Huntington Beach Pier
Mary Tyler Moore Laser Light Show ... More >>
The name Gershwin brings back many fond memories for me as a child, hours spent drawing my favorite classic movie actors and actresses while listening to records with my grandma. So when I found out that the Pacific Symphony Orchestra was going to be performing Gershwin’s Greatest Hits –and All ... More >>