• "America First" Laguna Beach Vigil for Victims of Illegal Immigrants Rally and Counter Protest
    August 21 at 3:10 p.m. by Eric Hood

    The infamous "America First" group met its counter protestors on the beaches of Laguna during its "vigil" for victims of immigrants. Despite the massive crowd, the vigil and protest remained relatively peaceful.

  • SAM 2017: Buskerfest feat. WARGIRL, Milo Greene & more
    August 20 at 9:16 p.m. by Mary Bell

    Long Beach's Summer and Music free concert series concludes with the Buskerfest, showcasing eight local bands competing for a $2500 prize playing stripped down, busker-style sets in the East Village Arts District of DTLB. After the competing bands…

  • Tiki Oasis 2017: International Intrigue
    August 15 at 12:17 a.m. by Lina Lecaro

    Colorful crews of tropical kitsch enthusiasts crowded into San Diego's Crowne Plaza Hotel for Tiki Oasis, the annual music, retro culture and drink-driven weekend getaway.


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  • Goths Gather in the California Sun for Bats Day Beach Trip
    August 14 at 8:09 a.m. by Scott Feinblatt

    The Anaheim-based Bats Day In The Fun Park event has just celebrated its second annual spin-off event: Bats Day Beach Trip. A few handfuls of goths dared to go out and face the sunlight at Will Rogers State Beach this weekend, and we have the…

  • 3-D Con @ Hotel Irvine
    August 14 at 7:45 a.m. by Scott Feinblatt

    The National Stereoscopic Association held its annual convention in tandem with the International Stereoscopic Union this past weekend at the Hotel Irvine. All photos by Scott Feinblatt.

  • First Look: Vacation Bar in Santa Ana
    August 14 at 2:32 a.m. by Cynthia Rebolledo

    The long awaited Vacation Bar in Santa Ana is finally open and offering custom-crafted cocktails inspired by world travels from Tahiti to Tokyo.

  • The's @ Alex's Bar Long Beach
    August 13 at 3:59 p.m. by Isaac R. Larios

    Japanese female Rock trio The's shook things up to a packed house at Alex's Bar in Long Beach on Sunday, August 13. Opening acts included The Creepy Creeps from San Diego and San Pedro's very own Bombón. All photos by Isaac R. Larios

  • HARD Summer Music Festival: Day 2 @ Glen Helen Amphitheater
    August 7 at 7:12 p.m. by Angel Grady

    Sun. Aug. 6 was day two of HARD Summer Music Festival at the Glen Helen Pavilion in San Bernardino. There must have been almost 100,000 people there, the event spilled over into areas I didn't know the venue had. With five different stages playing…

  • Summertime In The LBC @ The Queen Mary: Slick Rick, Bone Thugs, Dove Shack & More
    August 7 at 11:48 a.m. by Angel Grady

    On Sat. Aug. 5  the sold out Summertime in the LBC went down at the Queen Mary in Long Beach. The placed was packed with people of all ages as Bone Thugs, YG, Phora, and a dozen other nineties hip-hop artist rocked the stage and kept the crowd…

  • ScareLA @ LA Convention Center
    August 7 at 9:05 a.m. by Scott Feinblatt

    ScareLA just celebrated its 5th year of pre-Halloween festivities. This year, the festival was held at the spacious LA Convention Center and featured an after party at the historic Clifton's Republic (referred to, on this occasion, as Clifton's…

  • High and Mighty Festival: Sublime With Rome, the Dirty Heads, Soja & More
    August 7 at 7:50 a.m. by Vo, William

    The inaugural High & Mighty Festival featuring Sublime With Rome and the Dirty Heads took place at Village Green Park in Garden Grove on Aug. 5 and 6. The festival featured craft beer tastings and a stacked musical lineup including Soja, Jurassic…

  • George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic @ Observatory
    August 7 at 2:54 a.m. by Mary Bell

    George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic performed at the Observatory along with Zapp. All images by Mary Bell.

  • The So Cal Hoedown 2017: Rocket From the Crypt, Lee Rocker, Big Sandy & More
    August 6 at 9:41 p.m. by John Gilhooley

    The So Cal Hoedown 2017 returned to the streets of Santa Ana for a day of rockabilly music, shopping and hot rods.

  • The Vans US Open of Surfing 2017
    August 6 at 8:22 p.m. by John Gilhooley

    The Vans US Open of Surfing 2017 returned to Huntington State Beach for eight days of surfing, skating and BMX at the beach.

  • Hepcat @ Alex's Bar Long Beach
    August 5 at 11:48 a.m. by Isaac R. Larios

    A highly anticipated sold out performance by Hepcat took place at Alex's Bar in Long Beach on Friday, August 4th. With nearly 3 decades in the game, Hepcat proves to remain relevant with their classic signature Rocksteady Ska infused sound. More…

  • Midsummer Scream Halloween Festival 2017 @ the Long Beach Convention Center
    July 31 at 11:29 a.m. by Scott Feinblatt

    Now in its second year, the Midsummer Scream Halloween Festival once again caused hordes of Halloween and horror fans to flock to the Long Beach Convention Center (and Queen Mary for the after party at Dark Harbor's Sinister Circus) in celebration…

  • Portugal. The Man and Hanni El Khatib @ the Palladium
    July 31 at 12:47 a.m. by Mary Bell

    Portugal. The Man performed for the second night in a row at the Hollywood Palladium on July 30. Hanni El Khatib also played. All photos by Mary Bell.

  • SAM 2017: Punk Rock Prom feat. Missing Persons @ The Pike Outlets
    July 30 at 3:09 p.m. by Mary Bell

    Long Beach's Summer and Music free concert series continues with a punked-out prom featuring Missing Persons, Mention, Spare Parts for Broken Hearts, and DJ Dennis Owens fulfilling all your Pretty In Pink dreams. All photos by Mary Bell.

  • Metallica @ the Rose Bowl
    July 30 at 2:21 p.m. by Sugarwolf

    Metallica brings WorldWired tour with Avenged Sevenfold to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. All images by Sugarwolf.

  • Buddy Guy @ The Coach House
    July 26 at 10:31 a.m. by Scott Feinblatt

    On Tuesday night, legendary blues man Buddy Guy held court at a sold out Coach House performance. Also featured was teen prodigy Quinn Sullivan. All photos by Scott Feinblatt



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