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Misfits (Band)

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2014

    The Top 10 Stoner Metal Bands

    No other musical genre (aside from reggae) has a stronger connection to the cannabis lifestyle than heavy metal, hence the term 'stoner metal.' But of course, this term describes a subgenre that can encompass different types of metal music and mean different things to different folks; whether you'r ... More >>

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    July 1, 2013

    The Five Must-See Shows in OC This Week

    Monday, July 1 Tashaki Miyaki The Constellation Room To call La Luz's take on 1960s surf rock 'infectious' would be an understatement. Truly their sound, which features dreamy vocal harmonies reminiscent of girl group wonders The Shirelles, is a bubbly reincarnation, but no less swoon-worthy. Haili ... More >>

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    June 3, 2013

    The Five Must-See Shows in OC This Week

    Monday, June 3 Dirty Black Summer The Continental Room And now for something completely different. The Continental Room in Fullerton, the oldest drinking establishment in town, hosts an eclectic lineup of midweek shows--everything from hipster folk to a damn-decent Elvis impersonator. But this week ... More >>

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    May 30, 2013

    Dirty Black Summer

    Continental Room

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    The Five Must-See Shows in OC This Weekend

    Friday, April 26 DJ Shadow The Observatory Boasting one of the most extensive vinyl record collections ever--at a whopping 60,000 LPs--DJ Shadow's range is overwhelmingly impressive and his influence well-known. The Davis, California native rose to the ranks of DJ notoriety with London-based recor ... More >>

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    April 25, 2013
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    April 5, 2013

    The Five Must-See Shows in OC This Weekend

    Friday, April 5 Feeding PeopleFingerprints Feeding People play a delightful brand of fuzzy-buzzy garage rock seasoned with reverby vocals and spooky-circus guitar riffs. At times, they're reminiscent of the Doors (but if the Doors had made it to the late '70s.) Another way to conceptualize Feedin ... More >>

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    January 31, 2013

    The Coltranes

    Unit B Studios

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2012

    The Five Best Shows in OC This Week: Nov. 9-11

    Friday, November 9Haymarket SquaresSlidebar The Haymarket Squares specialize in a quick clip brand of folk music. Using mandolin, piano, and whistling, they weave a folk tapestry while busting lyrics about righteous anger and the songs of Britney Spears. N ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 8, 2012

    Misfits

    The Observatory

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    10 Punk Albums to Listen to Before You Die

    Coming up with 10 punk albums to listen to before you die is a lot harder than you'd think. For starters, it's a morbid thought, which makes you start asking yourself why in the hell you're thinking about punk albums when you're only gonna die, so who cares? Second, the best material of many (if n ... More >>

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    November 1, 2012
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    October 25, 2012

    Nick 13 Shares His Top Five Halloween Songs and Movies (In His Own Words)

    Everyone has Halloween favorites that give them that appropriately creepy feeling for this time of year. Nick 13 is no different then us and before he goes on stage to deliver psychobilly burst of October Flame, one of our favorite traditions, he has his favorite songs and movies that get him i ... More >>

  • Music

    October 25, 2012

    Something Horrible Are Bad at Minigolf, Good at Scaring People

    [Locals Only] Fooling around with this horror -rock band reminds us they're no joke

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2012

    New Song Exclusive: The Shrills, 'Home Alone'

    We all need a wake-up call on Monday morning. We've definitely got a weird one for you, courtesy of Locals Only alumni the Shrills. Few things compliment the awakening aroma of fresh brewed coffee like werewolf howling, woozy garage beats and bursts of psychotic doo-wop. Last month, we mentioned tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    The Five Best Concerts in O.C. This Week

    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 ApneaMonday, September 17Martin Sanchez (Residency)Detroit Bar Martin Sanchez is an absolutely manic rappe ... More >>

  • Music

    August 23, 2012

    Cochinas Know How to Work the Streets

    [Locals Only] The wig-wearing punk band treat every gig with empowering, skirt-raising abandon

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    Cochinas Know How to Work the Streets

    See Also:*Over the Weekend: No Bunny - Alex's Bar - 8/18/12*Over the Weekend: Braid - The Glass House - 8/17/12*Pussy Riot Sentenced to Two Years for Anti-Putin Punk Prayer!When you listen to Cochinas, your mind will go to dirty places. Not like that! We're talking a hot, crowded warehouse show; a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    Ink-N-Iron - Queen Mary - 6/8-6/10/12

    Ink-N-IronQueen Mary6/8-6/10By: Kelsey BowenSee also:*Photos from Ink-N-Iron over the weekendWhat happens when you put a stage in front of the Queen Mary and you allow for people to stay there, get drunk and get tatted up all weekend long? Well you get Ink-N- Iron, which turned, into a giant party&n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Danzig Says He Would Have Played Wolverine Less 'Gay' Than Hugh Jackman

    See also: *The Craziest Danzig Stalker of Them All *Glenn Danzig VS. the Internet * Reviewed: Danzig at the Grove-11-22-10 Glenn Danzig is a hard man to get face time with, so we were extremely psyched to meet up with him at his management company's Wilshire Blvd. office. The veteran metalhead cut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Slime Kings, Red9, Death Hymn #9, Snakebit Drifters and Railroad to Alaska at Night Five of the OC Music Awards Showcase - Tiki Bar

    ​Red9, Slime Kings, Death Hymn #9, Snakebit Drifters and Railroad to AlaskaTiki Bar, Costa MesaJan 31, 2012Night five of the OC Music Awards saw the most consistent lineup of bands in the series thus far. That's not to say there weren't a few dips in what proved to be an exciting evening, but ther ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    The Damned at the House of Blues Anaheim Last Night

    Rebecca Carter/OC Weekly​The Damned Oct. 31, 2011 House of Blues - Anaheim From their sound to their aesthetic, The Damned has had an all-encompassing influence in their 35-year tenure. Before "punk" came with a ten volume rule book, The Damned were pioneering the genre and forming their own uniq ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    'I Want to Hold Your (Dead) Hand'--10 Best Songs About Necrophilia

    ​Sex, drugs and violence are fodder for all kinds of music, but there's a special class of artist that can wax poetic about the idea of corpse-fucking. From the Misfits to Tyler, the Creator, here are popular imagination's best musical translations of the ultra-taboo act.

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Local Record Review: 'Lost Souls' by the Returners

    ​The Returners Lost Souls Nothing But a Nightmare OC goth-punk isn't exactly a surprise; some the Adolescents' key members were the ones who joined up with Rozz Williams create Christian Death back in the early '80s, so there was always going to be some aggressive sonic love at work amid all the c ... More >>

  • Music

    September 29, 2011

    Jerry Only Brings the Misfits Back From the Grave

    Thirty years later, he says their legacy is just beginning.

  • Music

    August 25, 2011

    No to Free Helmets, Yes to a Free Helmet Show!

    [Mental Notes] Reeve Carney is the newest Jeff Buckley, Young the Giant go big time

  • Music

    August 11, 2011

    Hanni El Khatib Is a Rock & Roll Schizo

    One side revved-up rock, one side heartbroke soul

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    From Glamstars to Beavers: Top Five Cartoon Bands

    ​It's been a while since I've watched Saturday morning cartoons, so I don't know if the shows are what they used to be. In my time (and believe it or not, there was a time when the best cartoons weren't on during prime time and were actually geared toward those under the age of 15) the adults mak ... More >>

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    May 26, 2011

    Ravens Moreland

    Alex's Bar

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    May 6, 2011

    Manic Hispanic at The House of Blues Last Night

    ​Manic HispanicMay 5, 2011House of Blues AnaheimCan anyone think of a better way to celebrate Cinco De Mayo than listening to latino-fied punk-rock in Orange County? It's a phenomena that has to be experienced at least once in life. Full-fledged bro's shrilling grito's as loud as Chente himself, s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    Five Ill-Advised Rock Reunions Aside from Meatloaf's

    ​ Buffalo Springfield, the 1960s band known for briefly employing Neil Young and Stephen Stills, announced a six-date reunion tour this summer and an appearance at the Bonnaroo festival. Since half of Buffalo Springfield's original members are dead, the tour is less an actual reunion than a pl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    Punk Rock Karaoke at Alex's Bar Last Night

    Ryan Ritchie​Punk Rock Karaoke December 9, 2010 Alex's Bar Punk rock is supposed to be cool. Karaoke, while often barrels of fun, is not. So imagine the conundrum the members of Punk Rock Karaoke--drummer Derek O'Brien (Social Distortion, the Adolescents), bassist Steve Soto (the Adolescents, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Danzig at the Grove Last Night

    www.danzig-verotik.com​DanzigNov. 20, 2010The Grove of AnaheimWhether you're on team Misfits or team Danzig, you've got to admire Glenn Danzig's energy and presence after all these decades. Though his jet black, shoulder-length hair is thinner and there's an undeniable bald spot on the back of his ... More >>

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    November 18, 2010

    Danzig

    The Grove of Anaheim

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    TGIF: Pilar Diaz, Stars, Blonde Redhead, The Misfits, Usher!

    Blonde Redhead​Friday is when Pilar Diaz, one of our featured acts in this week's music section, takes a bow at the Orange County Center of Contemporary Art in Santa Ana. With some years of solo work under her belt after she broke from LA's shoulda-been-really-famous Los Abandoned, the Chilean-bo ... More >>

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    November 11, 2010

    The Misfits

    Galaxy Theatre

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Free Ticket Tuesday Thursday: Misfits at the Galaxy this Weekend!

    The iconic skull​So what if it's two weeks after Halloween, Glenn Danzig will never play with them again and Jerry Only is the original member lefti in the Misfits? It's still going to be a monumental weekend of horror punk--and when we say monumental, we mean it, since the boys are playing both S ... More >>

  • Music

    August 19, 2010

    Moonshine and the Drugs: Self-Medicated

    [Locals Only] Don't take the name too seriously. They sure don't

  • Music

    April 29, 2010

    Bellhaunts' Cutting Edge

    [Locals Only] The Santa Ana garage/post-punk quartet keeps it real and sometimes real graphic

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Alkaline Trio at the Glass House, Pomona

    Chad Sengstock Matt Skiba of Alkaline TrioThe Hype: The members of gloomy pop-punk band Alkaline Trio live in different parts of the country, which means tours can begin anywhere. With this in mind, singer/guitarist Matt Skiba, bassist/singer Dan Andriano and drummer Derek Grant chose the Glass Hous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    Last Night: Bon Bon, the Field Trip and the Rambles, Continental Room, Fullerton

    The Hype: Anaheim's the Field Trip and LA's (formerly of OC) the Rambles (pictured below) specialize in big beat rock 'n' roll. The kind of high-energy sonics that are eternally cool and sounds best in a cozy den like the Continental Room. The Show: It's not hard to feel a little sense of nostalgia ... More >>

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    December 17, 2009

    Danzig

    Long Beach Arena

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Slideshow: Misfits at the Galaxy Theatre, 11/20

    Chris VictorioMoshin' in the Misfits mosh pit. Mosh.​Horror punkers the Misfits played at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana on Friday night. Their legion of fans followed, of course, for a sold-out night of favorite tunes. There may not be Danzig, but there will always be fans. See the pictures her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    What You Missed: World's Tallest Guinness, Down & Derby, Misfits, Pablove Foundation, the Big Pink

    Too soon, Monday, too soon! What did you miss out on this weekend? We hit up a few places: Tustin, Santa Ana, Costa Mesa and even slightly-out-of-jurisdiction Pomona and--gasp--Los Angeles for some way worthy events. Keith MayBringing back the roller disco​First up: On Sunday night, a bunch of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Flier of the Week: KUCI Fright Night at the Yost Theater

    ​Open wide. Not to scream, like this weirdo to the left, but in preparation for the consumption of a forceful spoonful of the OC/LB garage punk scene in all it's frighteningly good permutations. Tomorrow, our friendly neighborhood college radio station KUCI is luring audiences into the Yost T ... More >>

  • Music

    July 9, 2009
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    November 24, 2008

    Last Night: Misfits, D.I., Invisible Humans at the House of Blues

    This pic is actually from last Wednesday's Misfits show in San Diego (via Wikipedia). So pretend this is happening in Anaheim, and you have a pretty good idea of what it looked like. Last Night: The Misfits, D.I., Invisible Humans at the House of Blues, Anaheim, Nov. 23, 2008.Better Than: Jerry Only ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 20, 2008

    Square Pegs

    The Misfits

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    June 27, 2002
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