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BIG WRECK; Press Photo

Big Wreck To Showcase Canadian-American Rock In SoCal

Canadian-American group Big Wreck again returns to Southern California to share their music for those obliging to come listen to some authentic rock. The four-man group plays at Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles Oct. 20 and Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco Oct. 21 as part of their current tour celebrating the release of their latest album …but for the sun. Ian Thornley, … [Read More]

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Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry of DEAD CAN DANCE; Photo: Jay Brooks

Dead Can Dance To Perform A Celebration of Life & Works 1980 – 2020

Dead Can Dance return to North and South America in April & May 2020 and will make a stop at Los Angeles’ Greek Theatre on Saturday, May 9. The tour begins in … [Read More]

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Corky Laing; photo Chuck-Lanza

Legendary Mountain Drummer Corky Laing Releases First Solo Album After Decades

Half a century after his first Mountain rehearsals, Corky Laing, the legendary drummer and songwriter, shows no signs of slowing down. On September 27, 2019, Corky … [Read More]

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ACID KING play Satellite Oct. 11; photo Ray Ahner

The Mystical Energy Of The Acid Kings

“The band name came from a True Crime book I read called ‘Say You Love Satan’. It’s about this guy called Ricky Kasso who killed… well, let me just cut to the chase: … [Read More]

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CAMP TRIP Brings It All Together

CAMP TRIP is upon us and only a week away! The excitement behind it is so thick you could cut it with a knife. From its humble beginnings as an outing amongst … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass

CAMP TRIP Brings It All Together

CAMP TRIP is upon us and only a week away! The excitement behind it is so thick you could cut it with a knife. From its humble beginnings as an outing amongst friends, the core members (Patrick, Keekz, Daniel, Devan, Shawn, Gio, Corey, Mark) have turned it … [Read More]

Tales From The Photo Pit

Shinedown drummer Barry Kerch; photo Reuben Martinez

Shinedown: A Tale From The Photo Pit

Shinedown, finishing up the last leg to their Attention Attention album tour, played Irvine's FivePoint Amphitheater. They brought along the bands Broken Hands, Dinosaur Pile Up and Badfkower for support. When Shinedown's curtain came up to prep for the … [Read More]

Concert Reviews

Porcupine; photo Moses Choi

Porcupine And MC50 Rock The Night

Being a product of the 70s, Hüsker Du's Zen arcade was a part of the soundtrack from my youth as a teen. So, a chance to see Porcupine with Greg Norton on bass was something I couldn't pass up on... oh and they were opening up for the MC50. Without much … [Read More]

Album Reviews

New Model Army "From Here" album cover

ALBUM REVIEW: New Model Army “From Here”

Few bands remain active for 39 years, fewer still remain relevant after four decades and only a handful age gracefully, channeling the years of life’s experiences and trials into mature works that better the “prime” years of their career. New Model Army are … [Read More]