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Motorhead

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    November 5, 2014

    Top Ten Heavy Metal Bass Players

    In the past, we've brought you the best of what heavy metal has to offer in terms of guitarists, and drummers, but now we look to a role that is sometimes under rated but always under appreciated. Metal's four-string instrument provides a solid foundation of rhythm, centering the music and allowi ... More >>

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    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2014

    The Five Best Metal Shows in April

    Motorhead with special guests Graveyard April 11 Club Nokia What is amazing about this legendary band, is the dedication that heavy metal iconic front man Lemmy Kilmister has for the fans. Despite the numerous health problems the 68-year-old has endured over the past few years--including heart surg ... More >>

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    March 10, 2014

    The Five Must-See Shows in OC This Week

    Don't forget to check out our constantly updated OC Concert Calendar Monday, March 10 Mutoid Man The Constellation Room They named their record Helium Head after our fuckin' favorite-ever Sir Lord Baltimore song--you got an internet, look it up!--and they deliver their overcranked shreddery with t ... More >>

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    March 6, 2014

    Mutoid Man

    Constellation Room at the Observatory

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    The 10 Goriest Album Covers

    One of the best parts about buying a physical album (if you still do that sort of thing) is always going to be the album cover art. And if you're a metalhead or crusty punker the more brutal and bloody it is, the better.After all, metal and punk have never been about bowing down to political correct ... More >>

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    September 19, 2013

    Tweak Bird

    Detroit Bar

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    May 28, 2013

    10 Metal Albums to Listen to Before You Die

    I have been a heavy metal fan for over 50 percent of my existence on this planet. But when you're talking about the all-encompassing musical genre known as "heavy metal," you might as well be talking about something as infinitely complicated as the Universe. It's that vast, and the amount of territo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2013

    Motorhead - Club Nokia - May 14, 2013

    Motörhead Club Nokia May 14, 2013 The privilege of watching Motörhead thrash on their instruments is certainly a good way to spice up any Tuesday night. But there is no way to start this review without discussing the insanity of their opening act, Anvil, who took the stage with a vengeance in fron ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    Five '70s Metal Bands Who Are Better Than Black Sabbath

    By: Nicholas PellOk, we get it. You like Sabbath. Everyone does. But there's a whole big world out there of '70s metal bands that goes beyond Sabbath -- even beyond Sir Lord Baltimore, if you can believe that. The '70s offered so much in the way of doom-and-gloom heaviness that it's criminal so many ... More >>

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    January 31, 2013
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    August 20, 2012

    Over the Weekend: Nobunny - Alex's Bar - 8/18/12

    Taylor Hamby/OC WeeklyNobunny at Alex's Bar on Halloween See Also:*Over the Weekend: Braid - The Glass House - 8/17/12*Pussy Riot Sentenced to Two Years for Anti-Putin Punk Prayer!*Alabama Shakes - Fox Theater Pomona - 8/15/12NobunnyAlex's Bar8/18/12Masked madman Nobunny delivered a range of good-ti ... More >>

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    June 7, 2012
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    January 27, 2012

    Six Most Notorious Musician/Wrestler Incidents (Not Including Hulk Hogan Almost Joining Metallica)

    ​Wrestling and heavy metal have gone hand-in-hand since, well, the '70s. That being said, NME reported the startling news that wrestling icon Hulk Hogan was buds with Metallica's Lars Ulrich and wasthis close to joining Metallica in the early '80s when the Hulkster was a session bassist (believe t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Album Attack: Fugazi's 13 Songs at The Prospector Saturday Night

    David Thornton​Album Attack, Fugazi's 13 SongsOctober 15, 2011The ProspectorAs has become the custom in Long Beach, a hodgepodge-supergroup of local musicians took the stage at The Prospector on Saturday to play through an influential indie album in its entirety. In the spotlight this month--Fug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Ten Songs That Foreshadowed the 2011 UK Riots

    Beacon Radio (Creative Commons NC)​Watching footage of the UK riots has been shocking, scary and difficult, but the British have a history of taking to the streets in times of social upheaval as an act of defiance. The proof is in songs by its musicians: everyone from the Clash to Morrissey to Mot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    Eight Films to Help You Prepare for the End of the World on May 21

    ​ For the last few months, a kooky religious group has been plastering North America with billboards and placards announcing that the world will end on May 21. Call us warped, but we're thrilled by the prospect of Armageddon. With millions of the faithful lifted skyward by the Rapture, their hom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    WTF: Former Iron Maiden Singer Pleads Guilty to Fraud

    Aled Thomas​WTF:Perhaps this week's post is a more pathetic cautionary tale than a bonafied WTF. In any event, it demonstrates that iconic stars everywhere might benefit from the stern benefactoring of MASH's own Mike Farrell, who once consulted fallen stars on how to manage their fortunes. 

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    January 21, 2011

    TGIF: RX Bandits, Cold War Kids, Motörhead and More

    RX Bandits​On Saturday, Ty Segall plays Alex's Bar in Long Beach, headlining a bill featuring Tijuana Panthers and Okee Dokee. His hyperactive role in a slew of bands had already won him local fame, but the release of Melted seems to have woken up the rest of the musical world to what's been going ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 20, 2011

    Motorhead

    House of Blues

  • Music

    January 20, 2011

    Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister Is Still Wild

    Lemmy remembers the old days, but has no plans to slow down

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2010

    Musink Tattoo Convention & Music Festival at OC Fairgrounds

    Andrew YoussefNOFX performing SundayClick for slideshows of Day One, Day Two and Day Three.The Hype: Three days of tattoos, punk, metal, rockabilly and skateboarding descended upon the OC Fairgrounds under the umbrella of the Musink Tattoo Convention & Music Festival Friday through Sunday. The l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2010

    Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister and More at NAMM Day 2

    The musician sightings at NAMM, which runs through Sunday, heated up Friday as I passed Tom Dumont (No Doubt), Kenny G, Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), Neal Schon (Journey), Billy Zoom (X), Tim Mahoney (311), Rikki Rockett (Poison), Peter Frampton, and Hollywood-based hard rock hero, Lemmy Kilmister ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    Tonight: Varukers, Reagan Youth and the Voids

    ​With a flyer as detailed as this one, I guess I don't really have much to say. But for those of you who don't know, UK-based Varukers formed in the very late '70s and are credited as one of the founders of D-beat, a style of punk that is a bit heavier than, say, the Sex Pistols. Basically, these ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2009

    Five Regrettable Music/Video Game Moments

    ​Motörhead are currently on tour (including a stop at the House of Blues in Anaheim), they also play a role in upcoming action/adventure game Brütal Legend, out next week on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 (we got a chance to play it at Comic-Con this year, it's a fun, straight-forward beat 'em up wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    On Sale Saturday: Motorhead

    You know how doctors advise you not to wear two condoms at the same time? Well, that logic applies to earplugs at Motorhead shows. Yes, they are loud, but putting in two in each ear isn't going to stop the rock. Don't believe me? Catch 'em with the Chelsea Girls Oct. 7 at the House of Blues. Tickets ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    MUSINK Tattoo & Music Festival: Totally Canceled!

    Curse you, recession! The MUSINK Tattoo & Music Festival, which was birthed from a three-day event this past February at the OC fairgrounds, has been completely scrapped; official word is that it's, unsurprisingly, "due to the current economic climate."The tour was planned for 25 cities, includ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2008

    Halloween Shows! Spooky! Scary!

    H-ween's almost here, dudes. If you're wondering where you and your Don Draper, Sarah Palin or Sexy Jailed Ted Stevens costume should show up to, here are some ideas on what to do this Friday. Or should I say what to BOO! Ahahaha. Right.

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    October 23, 2008
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    September 2, 2008

    To Do Tonight 9/2

    Motorhead; Airbourne; Valient Thorr; Year Long Disaster, 8 p.m. Click through photos of the concert tomorrow on OCWeekly.com House of Blues 1530 S. Disneyland Dr. Anaheim, CA 714-778-2583 Mike Hamilton, 6:30 p.m. Mr. Laguna Niguel Savannah Steak & Chop House 32441 Golden Lantern Laguna Niguel, CA ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2007

    For Those About to Schlock . . .

    KNAC/DC supply the metal, you shout at the devil

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    December 21, 2006

    Cuzz Yore So Sweet

    Dec. 21-Dec. 28 Get Out! Nightlife and More

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    May 11, 2006

    Get Out!

    May 11 - May 18: Mad Like Eldridge Cleaver

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    March 9, 2006

    Get Out!

    True Poison
    March 9 - March 16

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    February 9, 2006

    Get Out!

    Here, Honey: Feb. 9 - Feb. 16

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    December 8, 2005

    Get Out!

    Kill them all

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    March 10, 2005
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    October 14, 2004
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    January 29, 2004
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    May 29, 2003

    Rendered by Verse

    Summer music haiku-o-rama!

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    April 24, 2003
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    November 21, 2002
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    August 1, 2002
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    May 23, 2002

    Let Them Die!

    Motorheads Lemmy explains it all

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    January 24, 2002

    High Colonic for the Eardrums

    Fu Manchu turn it up to 11

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    October 11, 2001
  • Music

    October 4, 2001

    Soul-Soothing Magick

    Joe Louis Walker makes you proud to be an American

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Eat Extreme Shit!

    Crusty Demons: Minimalism at its finest

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    October 12, 2000
  • Music

    May 25, 2000

    Time Has Come Today

    Motorhead and Alison M. Rosen: Separated at birth?

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