Lake Michigan

  • Calendar

    June 27, 2013

    Judah Friedlander

    Irvine Improv

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Death's Door Gin, Our Drink of the Week!

    Have I ever written about my best friend, Art? Actually, we have: he was one of the guys I name-checked in my infamous story about how porn kept my friends and us off the mean streets of Anacrime, and managing editor Nick Schou once profiled him when Art was seriously considering working in Colombia ... More >>

  • News

    December 2, 2010

    FAIR-y Tales In the Immigration Debate

    Anti-immigrant think tanks are aiming their dubious statistics at the 14th Amendment

  • Music

    May 20, 2010

    SoCo Announces Fall Tour

    [Mental Notes] Also: Obey vs. the Feds, lackluster Lilith, Coachella's broken record, new No Doubt?

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2010

    Festival Overcrowding: It's a Trend

    Christopher Victorio / OC WeeklyThere was barely room for sombreros at Coachella.‚ÄčAbout 225,000 people attended the Coachella Arts & Music Festival over the course of its three days last month, Billboard reports. That represented a huge jump from the festival's previous record of 186,636 atend ... More >>

  • Music

    January 17, 2008

    High Water Mark

    Rogue Wave roar to a new peak with Heaven's Gate

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2007

    My Morning Jacket at HOB Anaheim, 01/05/07

    I haven't been excited by any music in a long, long time. Wait, wait. Was that pretentious enough for you? No? Well, how about this: I haven't been excited by any new music in a long, long time. But Friday night's My Morning Jacket show at the House of Blues, Anaheim was the first concert in awhi ... More >>

  • Film

    November 3, 2005

    Behold, Mediocrity

    Cage simmers as The Weather Man scorches the American dream

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    The Joy of Eating Dust

    Step Into Liquids Dana Brown surfs the dunes

  • Features

    August 14, 2003

    Dreaming in Blue

    Surfing the Ranch with Dana Brown and "Wingnut" Weaver