Shrine Auditorium

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    Go Ventures Officially Cancels Together As One, Draws Heat From Falsely Advertised Performer

    Disappointed ticket goers and would-be New Year's Eve ravers are probably feeling a little less PLUR today after Go Ventures officially copped to the cancellation of their year-end Together As One party at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall in L.A. Yesterday, the troubled rave promoter posted con ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Sonar On Tour - Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall - November 10, 2012

    Sonar On Tour Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall November 10, 2012 To test its international appeal, Sonar, one of the worlds most prestigious electronic music festival promoters, recently teamed up with Goldenvoice to debut its brand in North America with a highly-anticipated to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    Norin & Rad: A Pair of Local DJs Putting OC Trance on the Map

    See Also: Above & Beyond's Tony McGuinness Shares Why He Loves SoCal Above & Beyond - The Shrine Auditorium - 5/18/12 Armin Van Buuren - Sutra - 5/28/12 Before joining Norin & Rad, Bruce Karlsson had been dabbling in producing and other music projects while Nick Sember was spinning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2012

    Gustavo Dudamel Appearing on Sesame Street

    ​LA Philharmonic's dashing music director Gustavo Dudamel is guesting on PBS' Sesame Street on Monday, Feb. 6 for the first time ever. Dudamel and Elmo are going to play together by "conducting a sheep playing a violin, an octopus playing the drums and a chorus of penguins singing opera."

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    3hree Things: My 12 Favorite Albums Of 2011, Vol. 2 of 4

    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. Read the archives here. ​ Last week, I said I'd probably rearrange this list every time I took a look a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    [UPDATED with Photos from Gibson Amphitheater] Bon Iver at the Shrine Auditorium Last Night

    Chad Sengstock/OC WeeklyBon Iver at the Gibson Amphitheater​Bon IverSept. 19, 2011Shrine AuditoriumSee more images here!I've seen Bon Iver triple in size since Justin Vernon released his groundbreaking debut, For Emma, Forever Ago, from a three-piece consisting of a drummer who was also a childhoo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Arcade Fire at the Shrine Auditorium Last Night

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​Arcade FireOctober 7, 2010Shrine AuditoriumClick here to see the slideshow!Some concerts can be electrifying, exhilarating, or even spine tingling. Arcade Fire surpassed all those descriptors with a performance that could only be described as Arcade Firesque. The seated Sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Whee! Arcade Fire Announce LA Stops​Now that The Suburbs is a bonafide hit (it debuted at No. 1), Arcade Fire has announced that its coming to Southern California. The band will be at the Shrine Auditorium in LA on Oct. 7 and 8. To be clever, though, the band should've scheduled ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2010

    Kings of Leon at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Last Night

    Andrew Youssef/OC WeeklyKings Of Leon's Caleb Followill​Kings of LeonJuly 14, 2010Verizon Wireless AmphitheaterSee the slideshow here! Hot off their sold out Hollywood Bowl debut, the Kings of Leon continued on their ascension to donning the rock and roll crown with an electrifying performance at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    E3 2010, Day One: Sony's Press Conference Wrap-Up

    Chris Victorio/OC Weekly​Click here to see a slideshow of photos from Day One of E3!Sony Computer Entertainment of America just held their annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press conference at the Shrine Auditorium earlier today, showing off the games and technology that they will have to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2009

    Gettin' Made: Renegade Craft Fair

    The Gettin' Made blog feature is moving to the Heard Mentality section of the OC Weekly site, make a note of it! Heard Mentality is transforming like your fave yellow Camaro into an all-emcompassing culture section. copyright i made you a beard Renegade Craft Fair is finally coming to Souther ... More >>

  • Music

    December 25, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 2, 2008

    What You Missed Over The Weekend Part XXIII

    This weekend Gustavo Arellano sharpened his writing pen and wrote a post calling-out historian Chris Jepsen for not referencing his pieces on a historical blog. Alex Brant-Zawadzki reported (again) on the continuing construction cost climb on estimates for the 241 Toll Road through Tressles. Been ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2008

    Last Night: The Cure @ Shrine Auditorium

    Last Night: The Cure at the Shrine Auditorium June 1st, 2008 Better Than: Trying to find parking at the Hollywood Bowl. Download: "The End Of The World" from The Cure Homepage. After selling out the Hollywood Bowl, The Cure added another stop to their itinerary as they played the Shrine Auditori ... More >>

  • Film

    October 6, 2005

    Arrested Development Cant Get Arrested

    New DVD lets you see what all the non-fuss is about.

  • Features

    July 29, 1999

    Hey, Mom, Im a Rock Star

    On tour with a wildly famous Orange County band