Outside the Anaheim home of Michael Tebb, an oppressive sun beat down on protesters but not their spirits two years ago. The contractor hired Guatemalan day laborer José Ucelo back in May 2012 outside a nearby Home Depot. At the end of 10 hours of toil, Ucelo didn't receive a dime from Tebb. Instea ... More >>
Check out our slide show of Caifanes at Nokia here! "No human being is illegal!'' shouted Saul Hernadez in Spanish to a Nokia Theater packed with raza from all walks of life, from the chilango a week removed from Tepito to the fresas who probably thought they bought tickets to Maná. "This is for y ... More >>
WHERE MY LATINOS AT?! Wednesday night, they were being celebrated for their recent achievements in cinema at Newport Beach Film Festival's Latino Showcase through three spotlight films from Mexico, Chile, and Brazil at the Lido, Triangle, and Big Newport theaters, respectively. While I wish I coul ... More >>
Friday, April 12CoachellaEmpire Polo ClubThis year's granddaddy of Southern California rolls into Indio for weekend one of an insane three-day sprawl of sound, now in its 12th year. Friday's lineup topped by Britain's revived rock legends The Stone Roses and features other marquis acts likeTrent Rez ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And are all gabachos Mexican-haters?
A minute-by-minute account of the most comically eclectic DJ set ever assembled
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And why are Mexican Indians so poor?
UPDATE, FEB. 8, 12:28 P.M.: Over the weekend, Grrl Fair announced the lineup of bands ready to rock the event's 10th anniversary. Nine bands in total, ranging from blues and rock to mariachi music, will perform amidst feminist-themed workshops and more (to be announced) during the Grrl Fair colle ... More >>
Election 2010: Scenes from some of the few races where Dems didn't get tsunami'd
On July 29, the government of Arizona will enact Senate Bill 1070, also known as Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act. The law addresses immigration control and regulation, which was traditionally a federal responsibility. This law makes Arizona the first state to require all aliens ... More >>
Mission San Juan Capistrano
[¡Ask a Mexican!] On labor unions, bumper stickers, ATM cards and the Mexican N-word
La Mirada Theatre
Good show going on Friday at downtown Long Beach's Rhythm Lounge. It's called Summer Bliss A Solstice Celebration and there are some cool bands playing.Headlining is EOTO, an improv electronic duo featuring Michael Travis and Jason Hann from String Cheese Incident. Also on the bill is Long Beach's D ... More >>
This one is from last week and involves Taco Bell itself!A federal appeals court Friday ruled that Taco Bell is solely liable for $42 million in breach-of-contract awards to two Michigan men who created the diminutive mascot that starred in the Irvine fast-food giant's hit $500-million advertising c ... More >>
The Experience, 9 p.m. Dance the night away. Cover $10. Foxfire 5717 E. Santa Ana Canyon Road Anaheim, CA (714) 974-5400 Miercoles Splash, 8 p.m. Salsa and merengue dance club Bravo Nightclub 1490 S. Anaheim Blvd. Anaheim, CA 714-553-2291 Karaoke, 8 p.m. Drinkin' and singin'. 21 after 9 pm Taka-O ... More >>
'Rude to sing along? Never'
Seven terrible Mexican remakes of American songs
El Gran Silencio celebrates the hick
Voz de Mano succeeds despite living in LA
Kronos Quartet is the greatest thing that ever happened to Mexican music, Juanes just sucks
The Mandarin Pavillion breaks hearts