Scott Stapp

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2014

    Which Sports Franchises Have the Worst Music Taste?

    By: Luke Winkie Sports and music go hand-in-hand -- it's pumped out of every stadium in America, we have jock jams, and, like the "San Diego Super Chargers," some of the oldest traditions in professional team sports are inextricably tied to specific songs. It's why the Miami Dolphins will play that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2012

    The OCeeker: Baha'i Center and the Pick-a-Prophet People of God

    A lot of ye heathen have a favorite phrase whenever the question of God, man and the meaning of it all comes up: "I'm not religious. I'm spiritual." Granted, ye only say this when accosted by a Jehovah's Witness or downing a Natural Light in the drowning hours of night. But good on ya anyway, f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Sly Stone and Six Other Musicians Who've Claimed Homelessness

    ​ Funk pioneer Sly Stone announced in the New York Post this week that he's homeless. Fans are lamenting Stone's predicament, but we see it as karmic retribution for the annoying omnipresence of his music (those who have heard "Everyday People" 90 times during a morning commute can relate).

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Rene Zellweger Sucks: The Colourist and May McDonough's take on Empire Records

    ​Robots for Hire continues their monthly Audio/Visual series with a showing of Empire Records and performances by The Colourist, My Satellite and May McDonough & Company. This is their third installment of the series that plays cult classics on the big screen at the Regency South Coast theater ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    3hree Things: Major League Baseball Players Have Horrible Taste In Music

    Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California as an OC native. "Durr Durr Hurrka Durr Deeoodle Dee Dooo Hurka Murr Murr Hem Haw Durkle Doo..." -Stapp​Major ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    Five Pop Stars More Deserving of Abduction than Joss Stone

    ​Two men were arrested in England this week for trying to abduct the soul singer Joss Stone. Making the case stranger, the suspects reportedly had in their possession a Samurai sword and written plans to kill Stone and dump her into a river. Call us a bunch of softies, but we're perplexed that an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Six Surprises from the New Pearl Jam Documentary

    ​ Along with reissues of their early records, Pearl Jam is releasing a documentary this year by their old friend, director Cameron Crowe (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Almost Famous). Filled with behind-the-scenes footage and performance clips from the 1990s to present day, the film also reveal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    TGIF: Thank God it's Friday, We Can Watch Tech N9ne​Tonight, Tech N9ne will be making an appearance at the Grove of Anaheim, part of his Independent Grind tour featuring E-40, Jay Rock and plenty more. 

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2010

    WTF of the Week: Scott Stapp at San Manuel Indian Casino

    ​WTF? "Good Christian" and former Creed frontman Scott Stapp performing at the San Manuel Casino, amidst the frenzied action of slot machines and black jack tables. Apparently, Stapp will present newly deconstructed Creed material--intimately and acoustically--along with some "newer" solo stuff fr ... More >>

  • Music

    July 13, 2006

    Walk Away

    Weekly art director Ben Froehlich was a real-life rock star once