On a sunny Southern California morning, an evenly split crowd of perhaps 500 protesters and fans of Barack Obama lined the sidewalks of swank, oceanfront Corona del Mar in anticipation of the president's arrival for a fund-raising event at a private residence. -R. Scott Moxley
The final night of the OC Music Awards' Best Live Band competition concluded at The Constellation Room on Feb. 14. Ethan Hulse, Robert Jon & the Wreck, Italian Japanese, Mphase and the Devious Means performed. Read our review here. All images by Deanna Lam.
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Young the Giant performed at the Wiltern in Los Angeles on Jan 12. Walk the Moon opened. All images by Matt Oliver.
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The 3rd Annual Vintage Clothing & Americana Culture World Gathering took place at the Queen Mary in Long Beach on Feb. 10 & 11. Here are photos from Saturday. All images by Mary Bell.
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The final round of the Best Acoustic Live Band showcase was at the Continental Room in Fullerton. Parker Macy Blues, Foxxhound, Danny Maika, Mandie & Ruby and Tully James Wilkinson performed. Read the review here. All images by Meranda Carter.
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Several band members went solo on Jan. 7: Dustin Kensrue (Thrice), Matt Pryor (The Get Up Kids), Chris Conley (Saves the Day), Anthony Raneri (Bayside), Ace Enders (The Early November) and Evan Weiss (Into It. Over It) at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana. Read our review here. Read our review...
"Leave the drama for your mama, just come out and have a ball." Wild Records presented Luis and the Wildfires, Gizzele, The Strung Ramblers and more performed at the Observatory and Constellation Room on Feb. 4. All images by Matt Oliver.
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