Malcolm McLaren

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    The Brian Jonestown Massacre's Anton Newcombe: "The Worst Thing Is You Don't Exist Anymore"

    Anton Newcombe is ready to do his interview, but he's not truly ready to do his interview until he reaches back to grab his red aviator sunglasses. Once he's suited up, then we're set, and this Newport Beach native who can trace his family's local history back to the days before farms turned into pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    Seven Most Memorable Musician Deaths in 2010

    Courtesy of Sanctuary RecordsRonnie James Dio, we thank you.​With the news of the death of Teena Marie over the weekend, it seems 2010 still hasn't quite finished its toll yet. In 2010 we saw some truly tragic losses to the world of music--Lena Horne, Kate McGarrigle, Marvin Isley--but here's our ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Talking to Myself: Dave Barton Interviews Dave Barton

    The Unkindest Cut: David Lynch's Blue Velvet ​  When I scribble a good review, the people on the receiving end are generally so grateful for the kudos, they never question or bother to ask about my internal criteria that determines how their work was superior (or just more interesting) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2010

    Jerry Roach of Cuckoo's Nest: Not Dead

    Photo by John GilhooleyJerry Roach is not dead.​Controversy and the Cuckoo's Nest--it's as if Jerry Roach never left us. But many assumed the owner of the former Costa Mesa punk rock club had left permanently. "People thought I was dead," he tells me with a chuckle.

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Malcolm McLaren, Former Manager of the Sex Pistols and the New York Dolls, Dies

    Flickr user ...stormy???Malcolm McLaren, 1946 - 2010​Malcolm McLaren, punk impresario and former Manager of the Sex Pistols and the New York Dolls, died today in New York after a long battle with cancer at the age of 64.EDIT: 8:15 P.M.--Turns out Les Molloy, who the British media had thought was M ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 22, 2007


    Agent Provacateur: “Eat me, fuck me, treat me like the whore that I am! Then get the fuck out.”

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    There's the Beef

    Richard Linklaters ensemble polemic may just turn you off burgers for good

  • Columns

    March 30, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Rock On
    Every day is Halloween at a home for retarded children on Swallows Day

  • Music

    December 1, 2005

    Wotta Country

    DEC. 1 DEC. 8

  • Culture

    July 14, 2005

    Born Too Loose

    So Alone works best at full volume

  • Columns

    November 18, 2004
  • Music

    December 27, 2001

    Face Value

    A hero needs a weapon, and Billy Idols face is his

  • Culture

    August 3, 2000
  • Columns

    August 20, 1998