The Fraternal Order of Real Bearded Santas hosted their annual gathering of professional, real-bearded Santas at Knott’s Berry Farm Hotel in Buena Park on Jan. 27. Santas met to network and share anecdotes and experiences as they reflected on the past holiday season. All images by Mary Bell.
Wrestlers of WPW (World Power Wrestling) Lucha Libre pose for portraits at their gym in Santa Ana, Calif. These wrestlers practice five times a week and put on matches every Sunday for the public. All images by David Le.
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Bridge, Cancer Patient, Chainsaw Squid, Charlie X Sheen, Fissure, Hash, Hooded Justice, Tension, Vulva Essers and What's The Point performed at Unit B Studios in Santa Ana as part of Slothfest on Jan. 25. All images by Matt Ulfelder.
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Mike Atta, singer of the hardcore pioneer band the Middle Class, is currently battling cancer. Members of the punk community gathered to raise funds for Atta at the Echoplex in Los Angeles on Jan. 25. The Adolescents, 45 Grave and many more performed. All images by Ed Carrasco.
You eat them in your dessert. You scoop them with a spoon. You suck them through a fat straw. They're just small black balls of tapioca floating in your drink, but they must contain some sort of powerful drug because they're dangerously addicting.
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White Rabbit Group celebrated their 3 Year Anniversary at the Yost Theater Jan. 24. All images by Shannon Nehls.
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Sisters Donne and Ginny Geer of Seal Beach took their shared passion for the world of nail art and started "Hey, Nice Nails!" As their nails grew, so did their Tumblr following. They couldn't find a salon that would hire both of them to work at the same time, so they decided to open their...
At their cute, upbeat Long Beach storefront called Hey, Nice Nails, sisters Ginny and Donne Geer specialize in showstoppers: gel-fill nails in several rainbows' worth of glitter, and cute designs of anything imaginable (Union Jacks, vampire teeth, green slime—think of it, and they'll do it)....
Is it possible to stay warm and stay fashionable at the Sundance Film Festival? Here are some people who pulled it off. Photos by Zachary Pincus-Roth and Eve Weston.
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The notoriously shy Cat Power didn't allow professional photography at her performance at the Observatory in Santa Ana on Jan. 23. So we sent our most amateur photographer to take amateur shots of the indie darling. All images by Taylor Hamby.