Red Hot Chili Peppers postponed their upcoming U.S. tour supporting their Grammy-nominated snoozefest, I'm With You, due to multiple foot injuries sustained by lead singer Anthony Kiedis. According to a statement, "Kiedis recently underwent surgery to remove a crushed sesamoid bone and correct a ... More >>
Today, we have learned that true dedication is not just camping out overnight at your favorite chicken sandwich chain for a chance to win a year's worth of free grub, but traveling across the country to do so. The OC Register covered the spectacle that was last night's #Oc ... More >>
The dates for the 2011 edition of the Warped Tour have been announced; this year, it kicks off in Dallas. There's no information on venues or performers yet, but the tour will be in Pomona July 1, San Diego, August 9 and LA on August 10. Tickets are already available for $45--you can buy t ... More >>
Keith May/OC WeeklyMike Watt and the Missing Men at DiPiazza on April 10, 2009.Mike Watt (Minutemen, dos, fIREHOSE, the Stooges) shared a special musical connection with fellow bass player, the recently deceased Derf Scratch, formerly of FEAR.Watt, one of the hardest working musicians we know, ma ... More >>
Flickr user maggiejaneThe meatball sandwich: a great American invention born of great Italian ingredients. Big, thick, juicy meatballs bathed in rich tomato sauce, piled into a crusty roll and topped with "moozadell" or provolone cheese, then slid into an oven to crisp and melt.
For nearly two decades Less Than Jake has been delivering first-rate ska-punk and hosting stage-dive intensive concert parties. (Although the stage-diving has been scaled back in recent years.) The Gainesville-based band regularly played Tampa Bay venues during my recent years as a music critic th ... More >>
Photo by HulagwayBoxed in.No Orange County cities cracked the top 10 Meanest Cities list included in a report released today by the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty and the National Coalition for the Homeless. But Laguna Beach, Santa Ana (by way of Dana Point) and just-beyond-our-re ... More >>