The Civil Wars

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2013

    Annie McQueen's Country Sound Prefers Not to Fit In

    In a genre in which fashion practically forces allegiance to all things plaid, paisley and plain, folk artist Annie McQueen easily qualifies as a conscientious objector. Studying her from the soles of her black platform boots to the fur to the mystical, Stevie Nicks-esque accessories all the way up ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2013

    Annie McQueen Is a Bohemian Hillbilly Who Bows to No One

    [Locals Only] The La Habra Heights singer/songwriter has a country sound that prefers to not fit in

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Local Record Review: Milo Greene, 'Milo Greene'

    Milo GreeneMilo Greenewww.milogreene.comMilo Greene has come a long way since a year ago, when they were being misnamed "The Milo Greene Band" on bills for local festivals. Since then, they've toured with The Civil Wars and have been playing pretty much constantly, somehow finding time to record the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Top Five Hits: Fingerprints in Long Beach

    Here are the top five selling records this week from Fingerprints, 420 E. 4th Street in 
Long Beach, (562) 433-4996.This week's top seller is one of their Record Store Day items, Al Jardine's A Postcard from California.

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    3hree Things: Random Thoughts About The 2012 Grammys

    Watch out for 3hree Things (usually) 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.​ Because a column that usually runs on Tuesdays should run on a Monday. Because the ... More >>