For the past 18 years, faithful readers of the OC Weekly have counted on our music section for the continuous cycle of sniffing out the local albums. It goes something like this: We search for them (yeah, we get a shit ton in the mail too), we listen to them, separate the wheat from the chaff, remin ... More >>
I swear this heat is messing with my sleep, so that when I woke at four the other morning it was as if the accumulated bodily discomfort of the previous day's scorching here in Modjeska Canyon had stuck around, morphing into some kind of itchy psycho-emotional discontent, a near-existential nervous ... More >>
Robbin Brandley’s confessed killer sits on death row. So why don’t her parents consider the case closed?
Tattoo historian Eric Maaske is now part of history
Self-service without a smile
Tattooing marks its gory history at the Queen Mary in Long Beach
Famous war correspondent Gordon Dillow struggles with his truth