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COCO MONTOYA plays The Coach House Jan. 16; photo James Christopher

Coco Montoya Cherishes The Blues At The Coach House

Fans in South Orange County have been fortunate to see blues guitarist, Coco Montoya play at The Coach House many times over the years. In fact, they’ll get another chance Jan. 16. “I’ve just always liked the vibe of the place,” Montoya said. “The sound system is always great and it’s just a fun place to play. Definitely, The Coach House is one of my favorite … [Read More]

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Greg Dulli: press photo

The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli Goes Solo

Without desire, most of the world's problems would be solved and it would be a miserable place to live. For the last 30 years, Greg Dulli has been the poet laureate … [Read More]

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WILD CHILD plays The Coach House Jan. 11; photo James Christopher

Wild Child Channels The Doors

“Probably the number one comment we have received for many years is, ‘I never got to see The Doors live but I feel this is as close as I will ever get. Thank you for … [Read More]

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Weedeater; photo Scott Kinkade

WEEDEATER Announce Headlining U.S. Tour Dates!

Cape Fear metal legends WEEDEATER have announced a headlining U.S. tour, in which they will be supported by THE GODDAMN GALLOWS on all dates, with rotating support … [Read More]

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Silversun Pickups; press photo

Silversun Pickups Confirm Thirty Date U.S. Tour In 2020

Silversun Pickups confirm a thirty-date tour of the United States, throughout February and March of 2020 and in support of their latest studio album, Widow's Weeds. … [Read More]

For The Love Of Bass


BC Rydah And YESKA Beatz Keep The Jungle Growing

“I don’t know, it’s something about those breaks, you know?” says BC Rydah. “I feel more connected to those breaks and come from that kind of chemical music. “When I got introduced to this stuff, I was watching Liquid Television, with Alex Reece playing on … [Read More]

Tales From The Photo Pit

Cold War Kids; photo Lauren Ratkowski

Cold War Kids: A Tale From The Photo Pit

It had been awhile since I had been in the pit. I was excited that I was heading to House of Blues to shoot SoCal based Cold War Kids. They had been on my radar for a long time. I mean, I grew up listening to KROQ and like many, the first song of theirs I … [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]