On 4/16-4/18, the Anaheim Comic Con took place at the Anaheim Convention Center. Look out for a few cameos from hot gals, hot gals cosplaying, Verne Troyer, cute kids, a certain genie in a bottle and more. All photos by Keith May. Click here for our assessment of the weekend.
From 4/16-4/18, America's Family Pet Expo took place at the OC Fairgrounds. The event invites attendees to interact with pets of all kinds up close--from kangaroos and every breed of dog you can imagine to llamas and even sloths. All photos by Vickie Chang.
Day one of three down! On 4/17, Jay-Z, the Avett Brothers, Them Crooked Vultures, She and Him, Passion Pit, Vampire Weekend, the Specials, Yeasayer, LCD Soundsystem, Street Sweeper Social Club and many more performed. All photos by Andrew Youssef. Click here for our day one wrap-up post!
On the night of 4/14, Vampire Weekend stopped by the Fox Theater in Pomona and performed a pre-Coachella concert. Abe Vigoda opened. All photos by Andrew Youssef. For the live review also by Youssef, just click here.
The Southern California Working Snow Dogs, a group of humans and dogs indulging in different fun dog-powered activities for the working dog (URBAN MUSHING!), meet on Saturdays mornings--whenever the weather is cool enough for the dogs--at Fairview Park in Costa Mesa. Pros, amateurs and (mostly)...
The third annual Punk Rock Picnic! On 4/10 at Hidden Valley Park at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, bands like Supersuckers, D.I., Franki Doll and the Broken Toys, DMF, Bastard Winos, Honkies, Dickies, Youth Brigade, Narcoleptic Youth and many, many more performed. And all for a...
On 4/9, the Long Beach Roller Derby took over the Spruce Goose Dome in Long Beach for their first ever bout. In their season opener, the Terminal Island Tootsies went up against the 4th St. Retro rollers. Sirena Serpentina also performed. All photos by Christopher Victorio.
Saturday brought the likes of Radiohead, the Buzzcocks, The Shins, Bon Iver and many many more to the California desert. All images by Andrew Youssef.
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The Irvine Lake Mud Run took place Saturday through Sunday, 4/10-4/11. It was two days of of traversing up and down hills, through mud, through foam and all sorts of obstacles. These photos were taken on 4/10. All photos by Christopher Victorio.
The Dirty Heads performed at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana on the night of 4/9. The Dirty Heads will soon be embarking on a tour with the newly dubbed Sublime With Rome. (Watch out for a cameo by Rome in these photos as well!) All photos by John Gilhooley.
On 4/2, Turkey and Friends helped put together an awesome lineup of talented bands to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Local faves like Stacy Clark, Stereofix, Beta Wolf, the Relative Strangers, We Are the Pilots, I Hate You Just Kidding and Brother Cecil performed at the Yost...