Moon Block Party

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2014

    Moon Block Party - Pomona Fairplex - October 18, 2014

    Moon Block Party Pomona Fairplex 10/18/2014 The ethos of Phil Pirrone's Moon Block Party music festival is that it is "like a block party on the moon." This third annual event was thrown at the Pomona Fairplex, last Saturday, by Pirrone and his collective of artists and musicians. The event's websi ... More >>

  • Music

    April 4, 2013

    Coachella's Best Parties

    A road map to the best festival parties, and how to get in (or not)!

  • Music

    July 12, 2012

    Highlands Pride Themselves On Keeping It Loud, Weird

    [Locals Only] The Long Beach band deliver heavy, sweeping shoegaze you can actually look up to

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2012

    Checking In On: Crystal Antlers

    In the year since Long Beach-via-Orange County psych-rockers Crystal Antlers self-released their second studio album, Two-Way Mirror, the band has gone on multiple tours and yet kept a low local profile. But despite playing only a handful of area shows (including the Moon Block Party in Po ... More >>

  • Music

    May 24, 2012

    Concerts Sprawling With Sound

    [Summer Guide 2012] The perfect aural schedule for your OC summer

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2012

    Listen: Highlands Drops A Wall of Sound With New Single 'Railroads'

    It's no secret that Tuesday afternoons can drone on pretty badly after your lunch has settled. So we're glad that today we can use the word "drone" in a slightly more uplifting context, thanks to an afternoon song leak by the psychedelic shoegazers, Highlands. The Long Beach quartet just dosed us wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Lovely Bad Things: 'We Almost Got Murdered In Washington'

    Facebook​The Lovely Bad Things are featured in this week's print edition in our Local's Only column. You can read the article here, but to catch you up to speed: the quartet based out of La Mirada are known for their rowdy shows and infectious surf pop sounds. They will release a 45 via Volcom Rec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    Over the Weekend: Moon Block Party in Pomona

    ​The Moon Block Party served as a crash course in the gems of our local music scene. The festival was a first of what's to be an annual arts and music festival in the Pomona Arts Colony. It benefited the Pomona School of the Arts.Several big hitters from LA and OC music scene came out and played o ... More >>