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  • John Kissel Memorial Party and Paddle-Out
    On 9/9, a memorial gathering for Costa Mesa resident John Kissel, who died in a 8/29 Lake Havasu cliff diving accident, happened northside at the Huntington Beach Pier. Over 150 surfers and friends gathered for a traditional surfers memorial service by paddling out on their boards and honoring...
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  • Labor Day: Orange County Beaches
    Photographer Chris Victorio takes an all-day romp through some of Orange County's most popular and beautiful beaches--Huntington, Laguna, San Clemente--capturing the sights and sounds that are distinctively Orange County. Good-bye, summer 2009, it was nice while it lasted.
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  • The 11th Annual Wood Racket Classic Tournament
    The 11th Annual Wood Racket Classic Tournament! On Sunday, hipsters and the er, well, rich (sometimes both) gathered at the "backyard estates of Clay Peterson and John McCray" to help raise funds for cancer research at Hoag Cancer Center. Traditional tennis attire inspired by all-time tennis...
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  • OC Roller Derby: Psycho Ex-Girlfriend vs. Huntington Heartbreakers
    These gals are tougher than you: Orange County Roller Derby Rollergirls teams the Huntington Heartbreakers had a match against the Psycho Ex-Girlfriends on 9/5. Visit the OC Roller Girls website for future match info!
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  • Orange International Street Fair
    This year's Orange International Street Fair celebrated its sixth year in Old Towne Orange on 9/6. Friends and family convened in the streets to experience all sorts of food, dance and culture. And beer. Lots of beer. For more info, see
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  • Nine Inch Nails @ Palladium
    Nine Inch Nails are waving good-bye with what they promise to be their last shows in the United States ever. NIN performed at the Palladium on 9/3. MEW provided support. All photos by Chris Victorio.
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  • Def Leppard and Poison @ the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
    A blast from the past not necessarily everyone would want to remember: Def Leppard and Poison played at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine on 8/30. All photos by Andrew Youssef.
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  • Orange County Beer Festival
    The booze-up, held at Irvine Lake on 8/30, featured the county's best breweries, plus domestic and international brands, including ones from Hawai'i, Brazil and, of course, Belgium. The afternoon's entertainment was the Spinal Tap-inspired Metal Shop.
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  • San Diego Street Scene: Day Two
    Day two, which took place on 8/29, of Street Scene brought us M.I.A., the Dead Weather (WOOOO!), Silversun Pickups, Of Montreal, Public Enemy, Sharon Jones, locals Zee Avi and the Delta Spirit... and more. For our slideshow of day one just click here!
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  • San Diego Street Scene: Day One
    On 8/28 and 8/29, Street Scene music festival took over San Diego. Day one featured the Black Eyed Peas, Modest Mouse, Cake, Conor Oberst, Girl Talk and more. For our slideshow of day two just click here!
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  • Los Cojolites @ Al Ritmo de Un Mismo Son
    Los Cojolites performed at Al Ritmo de Un Mismo Son, presented by El Centro Cultural de México and Son del Centro at the Fiesta Marketplace in Santa Ana on 8/29. Read this week's cover story, "Fandango!," by Daffodil J. Altan right here!
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  • The Dead Weather @ the Glass House
    Super group (we mean, kinda, right?) the Dead Weather played the Glass House on 8/27. The Dead Weather is Jack White, Alison Mossheart, Dean Fertita and Jack Lawrence.
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