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  • Blogs

    July 4, 2013

    Last Shot: Getting a PET Scan

    [Editor's Note: Longtime concert photographer and fellow Weekling Andrew Youssef found out almost two years ago that he had Stage IV colon cancer. In that time, he has continued to shoot tons of music events for us on top of other freelance work and holding a day job at a hospital, of all places. As ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2013

    Last Shot: The Time Juliana Hatfield Made Me Forget I Have Cancer

    [Editor's Note: Longtime concert photographer and fellow Weekling Andrew Youssef found out almost two years ago that he had Stage IV colon cancer. In that time, he has continued to shoot tons of music events for us on top of other freelance work and holding a day job at a hospital, of all places. As ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Top 10 Skateboarders That Became Musicians

    Skateboarding and music mingle nicely, from the soundtracks of skate videos to the shredders themselves hitting notes. For some skaters, it's hard to say what comes first, the music or the maple. It's not uncommon while learning about a band to find that a member or two has skateboarding in their pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2013

    Tom Fall - Yost Theater - January 11, 2013

    Tom Fall Yost Theater January 11, 2013 On Friday night, Tomi Fallenius better known by his stage name Tom Fall, blew our expectations for his show at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana. Making his West Coast debut thanks to Trilogy Events, the 27-year old producer-DJ could easily be the next generation ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 13, 2012

    The First Family of Surfing in Art!

    The agony and the ecstasy of Joshua Paskowitz

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Bad Brains - The Observatory - November 29, 2012

    By: Alex DistefanoBad BrainsThe ObservatoryNovember 29, 2012The drizzle, and typical wet weather related traffic didn't stop the crowd, both old and young, from showing up at the Observatory in Santa Ana on Thursday night, to catch the legendary Bad Brains, a seminal hardcore punk band formed over t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    Four Reasons Lollapalooza Needs EDM

    By: Ian TraasSee Also:*[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012: The People*Justice at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12*Ten things your Lollapalooza outfit says about youWith every year that passes, it feels like electronic dance music gains a bigger foothold in the summer festival circuit, and the climb in popularity was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2012

    Lollapalooza Suspended, Resumed After Dangerous Weather Conditions

    BY ERIK THOMPSON The 2012 installment of Lollapalooza has thus far brought the requisite extremes, in terms of performances and potent weather. A two-hour delay cut through the middle of Saturday's entertainment at Chicago's Grant Park, and a good many people were wishing they had just the record h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    Joachim Garraud at Sutra Last Friday Night

    Joachim GarraudSutra-Costa MesaFeb. 13, 2011Sutra was invaded all the way from Paris, France, as Joachim Garraud took over with keytar in hand. The resident DJ, Drew Pierce led the crowd in a prelaunch ritual for Joachim Garraud with club hits "Bounce," "Turn Me On" and "We Found Love."

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    Coachella 2012: The First Wave of Fake Posters is Here

    ​Here's what we know about Coachella 2012: It will be held over two weekends, with the same lineup at the same place. Coachella Weekend 1 will be held on April 13-15, 2012 and Coachella Weekend 2 will be held on April 20-22, 2012. The lineup will probably be revealed mid-January, as was the case l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Amon Tobin's ISAM: Live at the Fox Theater Saturday Night

    Lainna FaderAmon Tobin's ISAM: Live​Amon TobinFox TheaterOctober 15, 2011As Brazilian electronic producer Amon Tobin says at the beginning of his track-by-track commentary accompanying the full album stream of his latest ISAM on SoundCloud, "Anyone looking for jazzy breaks should look elsewhere at ... More >>

  • Music

    February 17, 2011

    Gang of Four Are Leeds Lads Live!

    The aging rockers dust off their trusty, frequently pirated template one more time

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    More Than 100 Visible Nipples: 30 Album Covers That Feature Our Favorite Anatomy Part (NSFW)

    Apparently, no one sent Maroon 5 the memo that we're in middle of a Boob War. How do we know? Just look at the cover to the band's newest release. It features a sexy woman erotically caressing her naked body with her two pairs of arms. That's a good start. But why cover up the breasts? Where's ... More >>

  • Music

    July 29, 2010

    Don't Start a Riot

    Fourteen years after Bradley Nowell's tragic death, Sublime (With Rome) are back and headed for a town near you

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    Coachella Day Three: Superlatives for Gorillaz, Thom Yorke and More

    Andrew Youssef / OC WeeklyGorillaz is happy, feeling glad.​Click here for photos from Day Three!​So it's over. Whew. After a late-night drive from the desert, bed looks promising. But first, our thoughts on Coachella's final day--in the form of superlatives. No, we're not going to crown a "best ... More >>

  • Features

    April 17, 2008
  • Music

    November 8, 2007

    49th State Blues

    Portugal. The Man Prove That Alaskans Got Soul to Burn

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2007
  • Music

    August 2, 2007

    'Free Avian!'

    The Wildbirds' rugged-outdoorsmen rock is built to blast

  • Film

    May 3, 2007

    Film Fests Are a Beach

    Some highlights from the past few days of the Newport Beach Film Festival

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Radical Chick

    You cant tell Natalie Maines to Shut Up & Sing

  • Music

    December 22, 2005

    Don't Need a Cassette

    Breakestras live mix tape

  • Features

    October 27, 2005

    OC's 31 Scariest People

    Now 25 percent more terrifying!

  • Features

    January 27, 2005

    Uglier Losers

    RVCAs New Image skate art show has everything Beautiful Losers doesnt

  • Features

    May 27, 2004

    Post-Industrial Grease Monkey

    Jesse James and the gradual degreasing of the West Coast Chopper

  • Music

    March 14, 2002

    Sound Salvation

    94.3 aims to be OCs independent rock radio

  • Music

    March 23, 2000

    American Psycho

    The far-Right side of Ted Nugents mind

  • Music

    March 2, 2000
  • Music

    March 2, 2000

    No Doubt

    Like Anaheim, superstardom is a weird place to come from

  • Music

    February 10, 2000

    The A&R Man Clappeth

    Primus heavy, funky kook

  • Features

    November 25, 1999

    Not So Hed, Not so (pe)

    Hed(pe) struggles with a dream deferred

  • Music

    October 21, 1999

    All About the Groove

    Punk Jesus Wayne Kramer explains it all for you

  • Columns

    July 1, 1999

    Keep Your Shirt On

    We get Lit at the Weenie Roast

  • Columns

    March 4, 1999

    Yuppie Chow

    Dedicating Chapman's Commie Girl Pencil Sharpener and Hole Punch

  • Music

    January 21, 1999

    'I Do a Mixed Bag'

    The Foothill's Steve Zepeda books 'a very David Lynch kind of place'