The Jackson 5

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    The 10 Best Post Rock Songs

    Post-rock at its best is an ideal soundtrack for car chases, interstellar combat and nighttime prowls on the Serengeti. The music is composed with rock instruments--guitar, drums, swagger, etc.--but isn't chained to standard verse-chorus-verse structures. Instead, these songs rise and fall with dyna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Full Band Portraits You Really Must Own

    We love original art almost as much as we love live music. Almost. Here are some great full band portraits we found on Etsy. We hope it will inspire you to create some band portraits of your own. Don't worry--stick figures are a form of art too. Think of this print of the Red Hot Chili Peppers by G ... More >>

  • News

    May 30, 2013
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    March 28, 2013

    Vaud and the Villains

    Harvelle's Long Beach

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Before Canyon High's Mexi-Mocking Mess, There Was El Modena's Blackface Botch Up--And Canyon High's Principal Was at Both!

    The Mexi-mocking antics of students at Canyon High School in Anaheim Hills during the now infamous "Seniores and Señoritas" Day earned them a spot on this infernal rag's current OC's Scariest People 2012 issue. Perpetuating stereotypes by dressing up as cholos, pregnant stroller pushers and deporti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    The Jackson 4 Will Record A New Album After Touring

    This morning, confirmed our worst reunion fears: the Jackson 4 will not only be touring this summer, but working on recording a new album. Only one phrase can sum this up. ARE YOU FUCKING KIDDING? Although the Jacksons have a long and illustrious history of going against conventional ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    Tupac is Back: Six Dead Artists We Should Resurrect Via Hologram

    As many of you know by now, Tupac performed at this year's edition of Coachella via hologram. When he appeared, the much-intoxicated crowd did not know what to do. It was as if Tupac had died and rose again (to many conspiracy theorists, that was a literal take). Now that we know how Dr. Dre and AV ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Five Funky Covers of 'Feelin' Alright'

    ​Guitar slinger Dave Mason first found fame as a member of British rock group Traffic. In the half-decade that followed, he popped up on Hendrix's version of "All Along the Watchtower" and George Harrison's All Things Must Pass, but his most lasting legacy has been his song "Feelin' Alright." Alth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Steve Popovich, Producer and Label Exec, Dead at 68

    ​Executive Producer Steve Popovich (best known for making Meat Loaf famous) died June 8  in his apartment inMurfreesboro,TN. According to Billboard, his cause of death has yet to be determined. He was 68.Popovich was born in Nemacolin, PA, in 1942. After his father passed away, his family mov ... More >>

  • Music

    January 20, 2011

    Red Orchestra Maneuvers to the Prospector

    [Locals Only] What Jeff Lynne plus Berry Gordy plus the guitarist from Crystal Antlers sounds like

  • Calendar

    July 1, 2010

    Life Could Be a Dream

    Laguna Playhouse

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    UPDATE: Eat It! Michael Jackson To Get Butter Statue

    If you didn't manage to get tickets to the MJ memorial at Staples Center tomorrow, fear not: you can probably still book a flight to Des Moines for the Iowa State Fair in August, when Jackson will be immortalized in butter. For ten days, the dairy King of Pop will stand next to the fair's traditiona ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2009

    Last Night: Powerhouse at Honda Center

    ​Last Night: Powerhouse 2009 at the Honda Center featuring Jay-Z, Black Eyed Peas, Pitbull, Lil' John, Flo Rida, Sean Paul, LMFAO, Kid Cudi, Far East Movement, New Boyz and Ya Boy.Better Than: A long, shitty drive to San Manuel Casino.Download: Pssh, like you really need ME to tell you what to dow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    Even More MJ News

    I'm really tempted not to type anything about Michael Jackson because I don't want to feel like some scumbag TMZ "reporter," but his passing -- and the word of his public funeral -- is news.Rumor has it an event is planned for 10 a.m. July 7 (that's Tuesday) at the Staples Center and the adjacent No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    Slideshows: Parker Macy, Warped Tour, Ida Maria

    Keith MayAs we wrote about earlier in the day, eVocal, a least in its current form, looks not to be long for the world of westside Costa Mesa. Truly disappointing to be sure, but also a good opportunity to support the few shows the venue has left.One such show took place Saturday night, the CD relea ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008
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    November 26, 2007

    Jackson 5 To Reunite?

    Sweet Jesus Juice! The scandal-factory that is the Jackson family are rumored to be working on a reunion tour set for 2008. Basically, it will be the Jackson 5 plus Janet. And Michael? Promoter Leonard Rowe says yes...maybe. Rowe (who promoted Jackson’s Off The Wall tour in the late ‘70s/earl ... More >>

  • Music

    November 22, 2007

    Aural Reports

    Tourist Distraction: The Jakes Are Minors Making Major Music—and Playing Disneyland

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    Uffie, Gina Turner and Others at Tapas, August 20, 2007

    Uffie is ready to... what? Last night at Tapas in Newport Beach, Orange County's hipster contingent turned out in middling numbers ($15?! On a Monday?! Outrageous!) to gawk at Uffie, the sassy Ed Banger recording artist/fashionista whose best-known track is the lad-baitingly lewd “Ready to Fuck. ... More >>

  • Music

    April 12, 2007

    Strong Work Ethics

    Jonah Matranga

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    January 25, 2007



  • Unknown

    May 12, 2005
  • Music

    December 23, 2004

    Joyful Noise

    Tons of tunes for your holiday mixtape

  • Culture

    August 7, 2003

    Sci-Fi Dada

    The fabulous worlds of Christine Nguyen

  • Food

    February 7, 2002

    Soul Food Man

    DJ Danny Love loves the gumbo

  • Music

    August 23, 2001

    Such a Shame

    Wink Musselman seduces our clothes off, heads for London

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    Blow by Blow

    The versatile virtues of Ernie Watts