Stewart Copeland

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2013

    Richard Blade Explains Why '80s Music Still Beats Most of the Crap You Listen to Today

    There's no denying that Richard Blade is the voice of '80s music, and the torch bearer for a generation of loud synths and even louder clothes. So those who grew up watching him interviewing acts like Morrissey on KTLA's "Video One" and "MV3" or listening to him spin hours of Reagan-era classics as ... More >>

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    May 20, 2013

    'Van Gogh' and 'The Tell-Tale Heart' - Long Beach Opera - May 19, 2013

    By Greggory Moore Van Gogh and The Tell-Tale Heart Long Beach Opera May 19, 2013 The epistolary life chronicle may be a thing of the past. Who writes letters these days, let alone eloquent, forthcoming revelations of the psyche and soul? We're lucky Vincent Van Gogh did. We are able to match one of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Stewart Copeland Talks About His Opera Adaptation of 'The Tell-Tale Heart'

    By: Greggory Moore Before any journalist decides to write a story about Stewart Copeland, just know that the chances of you surprising him with a double entendre about the Police are very slim. In the myriad articles written about the drummer over the last three decades, he's heard 'em all, no matt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    Sting at the Wiltern Theatre Last Night

    Andrew YoussefSting at Verizon Amphitheatre on June 16, 2010 (No photos allowed last night)​StingNovember 29, 2011The Wiltern TheatreAfter arresting fans across the world with a stellar reunion of The Police and a symphonic summer tour in 2010, Sting has returned for a "Back To The Bass" tour for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2011

    Metallica Bride Annette Ortiz-Diaz Talks About Her Viral Video

    ​ Last week we posted a video of a bride playing Metallica's "Master of Puppets" at her Beatles-themed wedding. It turned viral pretty quickly, and now has more than 250,000 views. The video was posted on Blabbermouth, Metal Insider, CBS news and more. The couple, veteran musicians Annette Ortiz-D ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 13, 2011

    Bellydance Superstars

    Irvine Barclay Theatre

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    Last Night: Sting at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​Watch our slideshow here!The Hype: Rocking stadiums around the world during the Police reunion with only Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers behind you must be a lonely proposition. This time around, Sting drafted the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for what's been dubbed as th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2007

    Last Night: The Police, June 21, 2007

    The Police June 21, 2007 Honda Center, Anaheim Better Than: Sting solo. Sting and Stewart Copeland have aged as well as most of the Police’s back catalog; Andy Summers, not so much (he looked like a marathoner in his 25th mile by the third song). To my mild surprise, the trio, who have owned a s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2007

    The Police, Ted Danson Tour World

    I watched the 49th Annual Grammys just long enough to see the Police jam out an extended version of "Roxanne" and Tony Bennett throw out an awkward plug for Target. I couldn't really ask for any more. As far as the actual awards go, the Dixie Chicks were the night's big winners, taking home five awa ... More >>

  • Music

    October 19, 2006

    Native Belles

    California Song Girls

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    May 18, 2006

    Chop Monsters

    Darren Carr wants your business forever

  • Music

    February 9, 2006

    Andy Summers' War

    Ex-Dantalians Chariot guitarist comes to Orange County

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    January 22, 2004
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    February 10, 2000

    The A&R Man Clappeth

    Primus heavy, funky kook