Lung Cancer

  • Calendar

    February 23, 2012

    Merle Haggard

    City National Grove

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    TV on the Radio Bassist Gerard Smith Dies

    ​Our sister publication the Village Voice reports that TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith passed away this morning after a battle with lung cancer. The band's web site says, "We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight ag ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Serpentine to Avoid Flying Serpentine!

    ​When state Sen. Gloria Romero (D-Los Angeles) recently proposed legislation that would de-list serpentine as the state rock on grounds the mineral "contains asbestos, a known carcinogen," it raised hackles from the left and right.For instance, the New York Times editorial board opined, "To our m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2009

    On-Sale Saturday: Merle Haggard, Not Much Else

    Er, yeah. Apparently even our local live music venues are still recovering from the holidays, as the only on-sale date of note I could find is Merle Haggard at the Grove of Anaheim on Feb. 5. But as far as solitary announcements, that's pretty good. It's the Hag! Country legend! And his show schedul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2006

    Rocco's Modern Life

    It's possible that, by censuring trustee Steve Rocco, the Orange Unified School District may be hastening the Second Coming. Not of Jesus, mind you, but of Andy Kaufman. The Weekly recently received the following graphic from a reader. At first we were puzzled—the first picture is clearly ... More >>