Rick Springfield has been around since most of us were pissing in our Pampers. Hell, a lot of our readers weren't even conceived when the Sydney-born star first hit the airwaves back in the early 70s. Yet even a with career spanning over 50 years and 17 albums, he has somehow maintained an aura of ... More >>
Neil "Spyder" Giraldo is one of the most well-known guitar players of his time. His signature steel-bending guitar playing has provided the soundtrack to many people's lives, especially those who grew up in the 1980s. Having spent most of career playing along side his wife, Pat Benatar, and arran ... More >>
Most of us have found ourselves embroiled in passionate arguments defending or blasting artists who "sell out." Those who rail against musicians who use their product to amass wealth will often cite Minor Threat as a shining example of a band who successfully avoided the monetary pitfalls of fame ... More >>
OMG. Fairs and Kelly Clarkson, two of my favorite things, together at last on July 23. What a day.The lineup for acts for this year's OC Super Fair is shaping up, and if you like nostalgia, well, this is the event for you! Other than Ms. Clarkson, it's pretty much all oldsters: Hearts, Moody Blues, ... More >>
Live Nation hasn't had the best PR lately, what with nearly unanimously negative response to their plans to merge with Ticketmaster--but who says that giant corporations don't have some neat ideas every now and then? This Friday the 13th (tomorrow, for those non-calendar inclined), they'll be sellin ... More >>
And people think Yo Gabba Gabba makes you wanna drop acid? Check out the psychedelic opening of early-'70s cartoon Mission: Magic, which featured a young, animated Rick Springfield, still speaking with an Aussie accent. Rick performed all the extremely bubblegummy songs for the show, too . . .
FALL HARVEST WINES, 6pm
270 E. 17th St., Ste. 14, Costa Mesa, (949) 631-6627
Get lost in this Halloween maze.
453 S. Associated Rd., Brea
RICK SPRINGFIELD WITH THE SQUIRTS, 8:30pm
Doors open at 7:30pm. ... More >>