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  • August 2009: OC Weekly's Month in Photos
    August! It came, we sweated, we complained and now it's heading out. Weird. Here's our monthly photo review wrap-up, where we visited everything from hidden dog beaches and No Doubt's triumphant homecoming shows to something called an "insanewich" and Lil Wayne. Aw.
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  • Marilyn Manson @ the Grove of Anaheim
    The LORD OF DARKNESS himself, Marilyn Manson, played the Grove of Anaheim on 8/25. September Mourning opened. All photos by Chris Victorio.
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  • Los Campesinos! @ Detroit Bar
    The seven-piece indie pop rock band Los Campesinos! visited the Detroit Bar on 8/23. Ramona Falls and Girls opened.
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  • Epicenter @ Pomona Fairplex with Tool, Linkin Park, Alice in Chains and More
    This year's line-up for Epicenter 2009 included Street Sweeper Social Club (Tom Morello's latest side project), Hollywood Undead, Atreyu, Wolfmother, Alice in Chains, Linkin Park and, yes, Tool. Epicenter took place on 8/22.
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  • BlizzCon 2009!
    Nurds unite! BlizzCon took place this past weekend, from 8/21 through 8/22. An annual gamer pilgrimage to the Anaheim Convention Center takes place every year. Announcements of new content or new games for Blizzard's future are announced, as well as a mega costume contest (our favorite part!)...
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  • First Ever Old World Village Musicians Swap Meet
    On 8/23, the first ever Old World Village Musicians Swamp Meet took place—think NAMM but on a smaller scale. And in Huntington Beach. Photographer Keith May reports it appeared to be quite the success with many vendors and shoppers paying $4 for entry. Otherwise? A ghost town, as usual...
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  • Tasty Morsels from the Crosby, Santa Ana
    Food critic Edwin Goei reviews the delectable menu from the Crosby this week (click here to read!). Here's a closer look at what the Crosby has to offer. Descriptions written by Edwin Goei, photos by John Gilhooley. The Crosby, 400 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, (714) 543-3543;
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  • Depeche Mode @ Honda Center
    Depeche Mode visisted the Honda Center last night, 8/19. Peter Bjorn and John--hey, remember when they were playing Fingerprints in 2007?--opened.
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  • AVN-Adult Entertainment Expo 2010 (NSFW)
    The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo took place on 1/7-1/10 in Las Vegas. Check out some of the newest gals of porn, toys giant inflatable, bucking penises and more. Warning, caution, etc.: NSFW. All photos by John Gilhooley. Oh the Nudity! Nude Porn Stars at AVN Awards 2012 (NSFW) 2012 AVN...
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  • Flaming Lips @ the Fox Theater
    Get your bunny suit out of the dryer: The Flaming Lips brought their all-out assault on the senses to the Fox Theater in Pomona on 8/18. Of course, all the Lips essentials were present, too: Confetti, big balls, animal costumes, megaphones... Stardeath and White Dwarfs and Ghostland Observatory...
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  • OC Pride: Picnic in the Park
    It was a day for Orange County LGBT pride--and a perfect day for a picnic in the park. From noon to 4 p.m. on 8/15, a family- (and dog-!) friendly gathering took place at William R. Mason Regional Park in Irvine. Though there were a few snags here and there, the event was an overall success....
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  • Lil Wayne and Soulja Boy @ the Honda Center
    Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy and Soulja Boy Tell 'Em paid a visit to the Honda Center on 8/14.
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