Why are old-school electronic artists so annoyed with the new school?
For Josh Billings, Brian Wahlberg and Jose Tobar, the once-improbable thrives on
The Mesa, Arizona, natives return for another bite of the alt-rock apple
Last Weekend thousands of music fans gathered at the Empire Polo Fields to soak up the Coachella Valley rays, sink their feet in the lush grass and enjoy three days of sensory visuals, a sense of freedom, adventure and most importantly and eclectic mix of music. Though the festival offers revelers e ... More >>
Amidst the crazy sea of hipsters, hippies, old folks, pre-teens and babies(!), the first weekend of Coachella was also packed with EDM revelers ready to get their fist-pumping music fix over the course of the three day bacchanal. In fact it seems that dance music lovers are growing in numbers so muc ... More >>
Don't be fooled by the slew of hipsters and bros traipsing around the polo fields of Coachella - the festival itself has long been a pioneer of bringing electronic dance music to the states even dedicating it's own stage for EDM lovers for years. The Sahara tent has seen the likes of everyone from S ... More >>
CLARIFICATION: The Marines now say six of the deceased came from Camp Pendleton and the seventh was from the Yuma base.Originally reported to have involved helicopters from the Miramar Air Base, a crash that killed 7 Marines near Yuma, Arizona, Wednesday night actually involved an AH-1W "Cobra" ... More >>
This Long Beach storefront offers specialty products and delicious hot food without demanding your paycheck. Imagine that!
Retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was dissed by Russell Pearce over Arizona's Prop. 200 dismissal
Operation Streamline costs millions, tramples the Constitution, treats migrants like cattle, doesn't work
The artwork for the single features the piece Nuthin' to See Here, Keep on Movin'! by Vincent Valdez. Famous slide guitar player and singer-songwriter Ry Cooder isn't just boycotting Arizona--he wrote a song, called "Quicksand," as a response to Arizona's anti-immigrant law, SB 1070. Cooder de ... More >>
[Summer Guide] Meet the OC Flyers' No. 1 host family
Tougher border enforcement in California and Texas has spelled disaster for southern Arizona
There is one thing we can take solace in here at the Weekly: post something online about infighting at the Orange County Register and its Freedom Communications parent and it's sure to generate comments--from those doing the infighting. Our Publisher to Register Employees: Let Them Eat Hawaiian Brea ... More >>
The big question on the mind of anyone amid the crowds at Edwards Island Cinema at Fashion Island in Newport Beach Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday nights was: My God, don't these people work? And a second: Don't they know we're teetering on Depression? Finally: Buddy, can you spare a ticket? T ... More >>
Hellish fires now, Sahara Desert later, says UCI doom prophet Mike Davis
"The same women who complain about ‘sleazy’ Mexican men go to France and giggle about ‘how flirtatious’ French men are"
My pick for this week is.... TYLER PERRY'S WHY DID I GET MARRIED? Just kidding. But I think I know the answer to the question posed in the title. It's something along the lines of “because black people stick together and that's the way Jesus likes it.” Yes, I might have had to see a Tyler Per ... More >>
3:10 to Yuma is a remake for our ADHD times
'Rude to sing along? Never'
Or, How I learned to stop worrying and love sleep deprivation, huge crowds and wonderful toys
Damn, the lines here suck. Used to be that Comic-Con got bigger every year, and they expanded the available space to fit. Then the space ran out, and stuff kept getting bigger anyway. I wait in line half an hour for the Paramount panel, and don't even get close to getting in. Regroup. An hour later ... More >>
'Why do wabs have to use so many goddamn syllables?'
The great !Ask a Mexican! naming debate
A former CIA pilot says secret flights to El Toro could explain a Marine officers suicide
Fullerton Flyers vs. Yuma Scorpions
The last band lasts forever
Na na na na na na na na Bat Camp!
And Eugene Edwards is your brain on pop
Dispatches from the Latino Morrissey love-in
Mission founder Junipero Serra brought death and destruction to Californias natives. Now hes one step away from sainthood