Mazzy Star

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2013

    Yellow Red Sparks - Fingerprints - March 7, 2013

    By: Greggory MooreYellow Red SparksFingeprints March 7, 2013 There's a little side room at Fingerprints where they display the books they sell, and where from time to time they set up a stage. It's was the perfect little enclave for Yellow Red Sparks, who returned to Long Beach for an in-store perf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    Coachella: Five Signs You're An Aging Hipster

    Aging hipsters--the very same people Coachella targeted when it began holding the music fest in Indio--are usually easy to spot on the Empire Polo Fields. They're the ones who can't be bothered to walk over to Gobi and check out a new band because "It's too hot!" (or, in Friday's case, "It's too col ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    The Worst of Coachella: Weekend One

    See also: *The Best Of Coachella: Sunday, April 15 *Top Ten Awkward Coachella Dance Move GIFs *"What My Spirit Hood Means To Me": Coachella-Goers Explain The Bathroom Situation The porta-potties at Coachella were truly repulsive. As the festival progressed, the combined waste of 90,000 accumulated, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Miss the '90s? You Don't Have To; Five Bands That Relive Your Youth

    Nicole NodlandLana Del Rey sounds like someone from the 1990s--find out who after the jump​There's a reason old people are curmudgeonly at rock shows: It's because they've heard it all before, new music sucks, it's boring, yada yada yada. But no, really, when someone over 30 tells you a new band s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Mazzy Star Announce Reunion Single, Heads Quietly Explode

    ​It's not that there haven't been various announcements of 1990s reunions in the air of late, but it sure seemed like one of the best bands of the time had simply disappeared into their own murky beauty. Mazzy Star, the LA-based duo consisting of David Roback (formerly of the Rain Parade and Opal) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Local Record Review: I Hate You Just Kidding from Costa Mesa

    ​I Hate You Just Kidding Untitled It was only a matter of time before Costa Mesa's I Hate You Just Kidding took their live reputation, the local award nominations and the increasing amount of attention and released a little something to the world. 

  • Calendar

    April 22, 2010

    Eclectic Music Concert #46

    Orange County Center for Contemporary Arts

  • Music

    July 30, 2009
  • Music

    October 11, 2007

    Sprawl of Sound

    From '90s Detroit to '00s Bergen, Via Long Beach: Majesty Crush’s Sole Music, The Scando-Retro-Future of Rock

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2007

    Lavender Diamond, OCMA, July 19, 2007

    Lavender Diamond demurely demand world peace forever. First thing I hear out of Lavender Diamond singer Rebecca Stark's well-designed mouth—and uttered with not a trace of snarkiness—is something to the effect of “Let's hear it for peace on Earth.” The editor in me always wants to retort, ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 2006

    Prostate Orgasm

    GET OUT! Nightlife and more: Dec. 7 - Dec. 14

  • Features

    June 26, 2003
  • Music

    February 13, 2003
  • Music

    June 7, 2001

    Keep It Like a Secret

    The mystery of the Kingsbury Manx

  • Features

    August 24, 2000


    Sun, half-naked bunnies and a second chance

  • Music

    February 3, 2000
  • Music

    January 20, 2000