MC Hammer

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    The Five Best Concerts in O.C. This Weekend

    See Also:*Free Ticket Wednesday: She Wants Revenge at the Observatory*The Hives - The Observatory - September 11, 2012 [w/Video]*Jim Norton Wants to Sleep With You, if You Can Stand His Sleep ApneaFriday, September 14She Wants RevengeThe ObservatoryIs that the sound of the 1980s reemerging from the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 13, 2012

    Jack's Big Show

    Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

  • Calendar

    March 8, 2012

    Jim Belushi

    Irvine Improv

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    Jim Belushi Talks Chicago Cubs, Second City and His Love For Tupac

    ​Jim Belushi has earned his well-deserved status of being a household name. With a career that has spanned longer than some of our lives, his resume include movies, TV, kick ass music, and brilliant sketch comedy. Jim is more than well rounded--he's a legend. And if there was ever a time or a venu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    No Wikipedia Today: Celebs Weigh In On the Internet Blackout

    Google​Millions of sites are protesting the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House, two bills that purport to censor the Web and, according to Google, "impose harmful regulations on American business." Internet users acros ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Top Five Worst Black Rappers Ever

    ​I bet seeing Chuck D's photo below the headline "Top Five Worst Black Rappers Ever" almost made you shit your shorts, huh? Believe me, I love Chuck D. I just put him up there to grab your attention.Remember when I wrote this post about the top five worst white rappers ever? And then remember how ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 28, 2011


    Detrit Bar

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Record Review: Rick Ross, 'Teflon Don'

    ​Borrowing the nickname of iconic crime boss John Gotti, Rick Ross' newest effort employs an Escalade-full of gaudy, bone-rattling beats to remind us exactly how hard he's shining with his latest album, Teflon Don (out today on Def Jam).

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Virgin America Aborts OC Flights

    Hello . . . and goodbye: Virgin America pulled out all the stops--and skin--to celebrate the launch of Orange County service last May.​Virgin America will cancel flights to John Wayne Airport beginning in May, a year after launching service between Orange County and San Francisco.

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    MC Hammer...WTF???

    Am I the only person on the face of the planet who just found out that MC Hammer and Vanilla Ice performed together in February? The one-night only gig took place in Orem, Utah, aka the hip-hop capital of the world, and judging by the video below was a smashing success.Seriously, why didn't anyone t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2009

    Our Deep Thoughts On BlizzCon

    Chris Victorio​Whew, that was interesting. We're back from two days at BlizzCon 2009, and are only a little geekily ashamed to admit that it was a good time. You wanna see pictures? Here's our slideshow, and here's our post with many, many overflow pictures.This just in (two days ago) from Twitter ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    Before it Gets Old: Hammer Pants Flashmob

    There really should be more dance-related ambushes in our society. Take this one, for example, in which a group of high-spirited fellows wearing MC Hammer pants doing "U Can't Touch This" moves flashmob into trendy LA shop LIVE! On Sunset. Why? Well, why not, right?

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    JWA Scene: Richard Branson, MC Hammer, Bimbos, Himbos

    Courtesy of GadlingNice turbines!Clockwork's invite to Virgin America's inaugural flight to Orange County and John Wayne Airport launch party last week apparently got lost in the mail. Fortunately, Grant Martin received his, attended and lived to blog about it on his Gadling travel site.Some people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2009

    "Ten" is still "Alive"

    Holy shit! Last night I saw a commerical for the deluxe edition of Pearl Jam's debut Ten. I've been on this Earth for a mere 29 years, but suddenly I feel very, very, very old. This re-issue includes a remastered version of the record and a remix done by long-time PJ producer Brendan O'Brien, six bo ... More >>

  • Music

    July 31, 2008
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    June 19, 2008
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    November 15, 2007

    Power-puffy Grrrls

    Puffy AmiYumi Go Butch (Walker), Rock Harder, Stay Cute

  • Film

    October 25, 2007

    Playing the Game

    From the director of Better Luck Tomorrow comes...a comedy about Bruce Lee?

  • Music

    February 2, 2006

    Guitar Song

    Pearls and Brass: An American band

  • Music

    February 10, 2005
  • Food

    January 22, 2004

    M & Mmmmmm

    Go for the soul food, stay for the soul food

  • Columns

    December 18, 2003

    VH1 Behind the Music: Saddam Hussein

    Can the Baghdad Fad Stage a Comeback, or is he Vanilla Iced?

  • Music

    September 4, 2003
  • Unknown

    May 15, 2003
  • News

    June 29, 2000

    The Shock is Off

    Up in Smoke asks and answers: What happens to rap when its hard edge is draped with a little glitz?

  • Music

    June 22, 2000

    Big Respect

    The Up in Smoke tour means hip-hops all grown upand safe