Mario Rubalcaba

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Hot Snakes and the Night Marches Coexist in a Fireball of Punk Fury

    It's the holiday season and John Reis is in the giving mood, so rather than performing only as part of the headlining act Sunday at Alex's Bar in Long Beach with his group Hot Snakes, the guitarist is also opening the show with his band the Night Marchers. This doubling-up might not sound like such ... More >>

  • Music

    March 29, 2012

    Hot Snakes Have Reunited

    And no, Coachella has nothing to do with it

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Burgerama: OFF!, Ty Segall, White Fence and FIDLAR at The Observatory, March 24, 2012

    ​Burgerama: OFF!, Ty Segall, White Fence, FIDLAR The Observatory March 24, 2012 Saturday night the Fullerton-based label/store hybrid Burger Records put together an impressive bill at The Observatory. The mini-festival took note of the garage-punk sound that is being heard all over Southern Califo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    TGIF: Get on OFF!, Too $hort, No Age, Inspector and More

    ​ What's on this weekend? Lots. Tonight, Silverlake in Pomona happens at the Glass House-and we admit, it would have been great if a band just called themselves 'Silverlake in Pomona' because it's either completely amazing or utterly ridiculous, probably depending on how drunk you are.

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    December 9, 2010

    OFF! Goes On

    Circle Jerks singer Keith Morris' new project is even more punk

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2009

    Saturday Night: Dinosaur Jr., Earthless at Detroit Bar

    Andrew YoussefSatuday Night: Dinosaur Jr., Earthless at the Detroit Bar, Costa Mesa; June 20, 2009.Better than: Going to Guitar Center in search of the perfect fuzz pedal.Download: Stream the whole new album on their MySpace.Speak softly and have six Marshall amplifier cabinets behind you. My hearin ... More >>

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    November 25, 2004

    Serpents Tongue

    Grappling with Hot Snakes