Thin Lizzy

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2014

    The Top 10 Stoner Metal Bands

    No other musical genre (aside from reggae) has a stronger connection to the cannabis lifestyle than heavy metal, hence the term 'stoner metal.' But of course, this term describes a subgenre that can encompass different types of metal music and mean different things to different folks; whether you'r ... More >>

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    December 26, 2013
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    January 10, 2013

    Hey, Metal Scene: Where's All the Black People?

    Why it's still misunderstood by most African-Americans

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Hey Metal Scene, Where's All the Black People?

    By: Nicholas Pell Long Beach-based metal band Hirax has a unique sound, blending the galloping beats of the new wave of British heavy metal with the intensity of thrash. Katon W. De Pena's operatic and aggressive vocals lead the way. Since 1984 De Pena, who is 49, has fronted the legendary thra ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 23, 2012

    The Shrine

    Alex's Bar

  • Music

    April 26, 2012

    Audacity Gets Wiser

    OC's prepubescent punk rockers grow up

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2012

    The Best of SXSW Music: Saturday 3/17/2012

    So, we come to it: the end of all things. Four days of madness, Doritos, Skrillex and finally, St. Patrick's Day. Before we bid SXSW 2012 farewell, allow us to share our favorite moments from SXSW day four. Later, we'll let you know which shows weren't so hot. Find our favorites below, and if there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2011

    Jock Jams-Free 2011 NFL Kickoff Playlist

    ​Are you ready for some football? Hank Williams, Jr. really wants to know. The 2011 NFL regular season kicks off Thursday night, when the defending Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers host the New Orleans Saints at Lambeau Field. Apparently, for cities with a pro football team, this is a pretty ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    JEFF The Brotherhood: A Children's Jazz Odyssey of Super-Frankenstein-Party Music

    Beka Cope​Yes, they're brothers and no, neither is named Jeff. Instead, Jamin (drums) and Jake (guitar / vocals) Orrall of JEFF The Brotherhood picked a name out of thin air to go with the heavy Wipers-guitar-meets-Thin Lizzy-rhythms songs they use to turn punk houses and rock clubs inside out for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Thin Lizzy Guitarist Gary Moore Dead at 58

    ​According to Rolling Stone, guitarist Gary Moore, who jammed with Thin Lizzy and had a solo career, died Sunday at the Kempinski Hotel in Estepona, Spain.[More details to come.]

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    The OC Music Awards at the Lab Last Night

    Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly​Click here to see the slideshow!OC Music AwardsJan. 26, 2011The Lab, Costa MesaLast night saw round two of the Best Live Acoustic Act category, and the competition was hit or miss. Of the five groups who performed, only two stood out.  Here's the breakdown.

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2010

    FYF Fest @ Los Angeles State Historic Park Over the Weekend

    Mary Bell/OC WeeklyThe Rapture closed out the festival​Check out our FYF Fest slideshow here!FYF FestLos Angeles State Historic ParkSeptember 4, 2010Don't let anyone mislead you about  FYF Fest. It was not held in the shadow of downtown Los Angeles. The daylong  celebration of all thing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    And you thought "Chinese Democracy" took a long time

    More than three decades after recording their debut record, Detroit garage/proto-punk trio Death is finally releasing their album.The band is/was(?) comprised of three brothers: guitarist David, bassist/singer Bobby and drummer Dannis Hackney. And yes, they are black, but by brothers I mean they sha ... More >>

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    July 24, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 4, 2007

    Crate Expectations

    The Crate Kings site is a national treasure. Scratch that: it's an intergalactic treasure. Somebody (or a team of individuals perhaps) with a lot of time on his hands and the kind of obsessiveness I admire almost more than anything else in the world encoded to MP3 snippets of 300 breakbeats that for ... More >>

  • Music

    March 1, 2007

    Beyond Budokan

    Big Business: Death On Four Legs

  • Features

    December 28, 2006

    Lullabies for the Deranged

    Wallow in the mire of the years best scuzz rock

  • Features

    December 28, 2006

    Independence Day

    Ten great CDs that will blow you away no matter your definition

  • Music

    June 15, 2006

    Get Out!

    June 15 - June 22: Os Mutantes!

  • Music

    May 18, 2006

    Get Out!

    Party's Over!

  • Music

    April 27, 2006

    Two Days in the Valley

    Coachellas always gritty and stinky and yet were still going. Again

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    Get Out!

    Hard Gay
    Nightlife and more: Jan. 12 - Jan. 19

  • Music

    November 10, 2005

    Kick Ass, Dont Sell Out

    Katon W. De Pena

  • Music

    August 25, 2005

    Dinosaur Jr.

    With Drunk Horse, Alaska!

  • Music

    November 25, 2004

    Serpents Tongue

    Grappling with Hot Snakes

  • Music

    October 28, 2004

    Heart In Darkness

    Ted Leo: Get up and be it

  • Music

    April 22, 2004
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    May 1, 2003
  • Unknown

    May 16, 2002
  • Music

    May 25, 2000

    Time Has Come Today

    Motorhead and Alison M. Rosen: Separated at birth?