The final battle for the Orange County Music Awards' Best Live Band was at the Samueli Theater in Costa Mesa on Feb. 24. We Are The Arsenal, Midnight Hour, Slime Kings, Robert John & the Wreck and Railroad To Alaska performed. Railroad to Alaska won the title of Best Live Band in Orange County for 2012. All images by Chris Victorio.
STRFKR performed at the Observatory on Feb. 23. Read our review here. All images by Mary Bell.
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Surfer Blood performed at the Constellation Room in Santa Ana on Feb. 22. Wild 1's and Dead Meat opened. Read our review here. All images by Meg Strouse.
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The Edwardian Ball returned to Los Angeles on Feb. 19 in celebration of the macabre author/illustratior Edward Gorey. Attendees wore lavish Edwardian costumes while acrobats performed from the ceiling and artists painted live. All images by Mary Pastrana.
The 11th year anniversary of the biggest Valentine's Day massive, Love Groove, was held at the American Sports University Theater and Gymnasium on Feb. 18. tyDi, Lisa Lashes, Alex M.O.R.P.H, Fukkk Offf and more performed. All images by Matt Oliver.
Ron Jeremy came to Sweets Liquor in Westminster to sign bottles of his rum "Ron de Jeremy" on Feb. 18. All images by Johannes Dewald.
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Social Distortion performed at the Fox Theater in Pomona. Read our review here.The Sharks opened. All images by John Gilhooley.
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