Snow Tha Product knew exactly what she was doing when she threw a video for a song titled "Holy Shit" on You Tube back in 2011. Her 90-second clip showcased a blizzard of bars and similes that had the average hip-hop fan echoing the song title while staring slack jawed at their computer screen. With ... More >>
Don't forget to check out our constantly updated OC Concert Calendar Tuesday, April 1 School Boy Q The Observatory Remember when Kendrick Lamar played the Glass House? And Kanye played the Galaxy? Maybe you should make it a point to go see Top Dawg/Black Hippy's Schoolboy Q--with ferocious Long B ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And is the Mexican-American gang problem exaggerated?
Justin Bartha--the George to his Hangover movie franchise co-stars Bradley Cooper's John, Ed Helms' Paul and Zach Galifianakis' Ringo--was just asked on the KTLA Morning News, about The Hangover Part III setting given the infamous closure of Route 73.SAM RUBIN: Does Irvine and Newport Beach play a p ... More >>
When The Hangover 3 took over part of the 73 freeway last month, some Orange Countians were as pissed as a bride waiting for her absent groom (or a movie critic watching The Hangover Part II).Well, those folks will be happy to hear they are not alone.
In the summer of 2013, movie fans will likely be rolling in the aisles to The Hangover Part III, which is to reunite "The Wolfpack" (a.k.a. Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha and our bearded opener page boy, Zack Galifianakis).But the road to boffo box office pisses off some locals who reported ... More >>
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Here's the thing about the Long Beach Symphony Orchestra's POPS! concerts: You might not think you'd want to go, but you'd be wrong. Take me for example.When I was a wee lad, I thought the music world began at the Germs and ended at Jawbreaker. I guess you could say I've expanded my horizons sinc ... More >>
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The Upright Citizen's Brigade master of improvisation's directorial debut world premieres in OC
Malia Makowicki/Miami New TimesThe Dan Band is a comedy band from Los Angeles that was created by actor/comedian Dan Finnerty. Most famous for their appearance in Old School (performing "Total Eclipse of the Heart" and "Lady"), the group have also graced the screen in The Terminal, Starsky a ... More >>
Galifianakis steals another Todd Phillips buddy comedy in 'Due Date'
The OC label that first signed Plain White T's has a plan for keeping the next big thing from bolting to the majors
Andrew Youssef/OC WeeklyMike Vallely at the Musink Tattoo and Music Festival at the OC Fairgrounds, Feb. 20, 2010. Just in time to hit the road with Duane "the Master of Disaster" Peters for his Glory Bound Skatepark Tour, Mike Vallely announced July 13 he's leaving longtime sponsor Element to fl ... More >>
UPDATE: See details about the "Holy Rollers" article that likely spurred the Holy Rollers movie--and the article's zero degrees of separation from OC Weekly--after the jump . . . Yosef (Justin Bartha, left) eases Sam (Jesse Eisenberg) into drug trafficking in Holy Rollers.Director Kevin Asch, who ... More >>
Timothy NorrisThe Morning Benders reinterpreting The HangoverIf you're not at Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa for at least one of the next three nights then, well, we just don't know what.A bold claim, but here's the evidence...