The Magnetic Fields

  • Calendar

    May 30, 2013

    Gal Musette

    Detroit Bar

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Top Five Hits: Factory Records in Costa Mesa

    ​​ Here are the top five selling records from Factory Records, 440 E 17th Street in Costa Mesa, (949) 722-8101. This week's top position goes to The Magnetic Fields' Love at the Bottom of the Sea.

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    New Artists Just Added to SXSW's 2012 Lineup

    Mary Bell/OC WeeklyDelta Spirit at BuskerFest in Long Beach in 2010​South By Southwest revealed a whole slew of new acts confirmed to play at official showcases during the annual music and film conference in Austin. This is the third list of musicians to be released. The venues and dates they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Amanda Palmer, Neil Gaiman, Steve Merritt and Moby Sing Rocky Horror

    ​ Amanda Palmer, while annoying, is probably the luckiest chick in the world. She's dating sci-fi/fantasy author Neil Gaiman, for one. She's friends with Moby and Stephen Merritt from the Magnetic Fields, for another. And if she wants to, she can get her Dresden Dolls schtick on whenever she wants ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    Listening To Music All Day Linked To Depression: Here's Five Songs to Get Your Mope On

    Jezebel yesterday published a story saying kids who listen to music are most likely to be depressed, while kids who read books were least likely. Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine studied 106 teens, 46 of whom were clinically depressed, over five weekends, and surveyed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Fingerprints' Top 10 Selling Records From Past Week

    Fingerprints in Long Beach specializes in a wide variety of underground music, introducing customers to new bands while still selling mainstream stuff. The shop even holds live performances by some of their favorite bands. If you love music, it's pretty much the place to be. But you already knew t ... More >>

  • Music

    October 29, 2009
  • Calendar

    October 23, 2008

    Only Teasing

    The Dollface Dames

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2008

    A Bloggy Valentine: 20 Songs About Love

    By Jeff Shaw at our sister paper, Citypages. Love is a many-splendored thing and all, but it's also dependent upon a relationship's context -- and so is the associated music. You don't want Al Green's "Let's Get Married" to stream through the car speakers during your third date, you don't want your ... More >>

  • Music

    January 10, 2008

    CD Review

    Magnetic Fields, Distortion (Nonesuch)

  • Culture

    November 23, 2006

    The Cool Big Sister

    Molly Ringwalds in Sweet Charity. Remember Sixteen Candles?

  • Music

    October 5, 2006

    Shameless Plug

    LA Weekly Detour Music Festival

  • Music

    June 29, 2006

    Live Review

    Cute Cubed! The Blank Tapes at Portfolio Coffeehouse, Long Beach, Saturday, June 24

  • Music

    August 31, 2000