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  1. De'Anza is Latin Alternative's New Leading LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | OC Weekly

    With a last name that means walls in Spanish, De'Anza Paredes knows about breaking boundaries. With the traditional, Mexican stringed instrument called a vihuela, she is knocking down cultural barriers.


  2. Justin Wood Will Rock Your Comedy BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | OC Weekly

    Good deeds don't go unnoticed and in our eyes, there is no better deed then serving our country. Justin Wood did just that with the US Army and even though technically his time in the military is over, it would seem that he can't stop serving.


  3. Edith Crash Returns With a New Album Tribute to Her Late MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | OC Weekly

    French singer-songwriter Edith Crash is artistically reborn, but not without experiencing the pain caused by the death of one of the most important people her life. When the musician from the south of France came to Los Angeles two years ago , she brought her political and poetic Inonde album in tow.


  4. GoldLink Fuses Street Rap With House Grooves on The God ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | OC Weekly

    GoldLink's sound is difficult to pin down. The 21-year-old's lyrics are effortless but intense, tempered by classic house grooves and '90's samples.


  5. Cecy B Is An OC Rapper By Way of South BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | OC Weekly

    The West Coast rap scene wasn't ready for Cecy B. The San Juan Capistrano native born Cecilia Barajas had a tough time getting her peers to take her seriously as she transitioned from a young mariachi singer and ballet folkloric dancer to a buxom OC hip-hop artist eight years ago. Promoters in Los Angeles would often dismiss the Chicana rapper, saying that they'd only call when a female showcase night came about.


  6. Rebel Radio Station KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles Fights to Stay On the AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | OC Weekly

    "We are listener sponsored radio," Margaret Prescod pleads during her show on Thursday morning. "We do not want to close our doors! That's how serious this is."


  7. Weiner Mania is a Sweaty Appetizer to BurgeramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | OC Weekly

    By: Jessie Schiewe The Australian band Step Panther arrived in Fullerton a few hours before their show at The Continental Room, so they decided to head to Costco. "We thought maybe they had guns there," explained singer Stephen Bourke.


  8. Wetwood Smokes Unmask Their New EP, Organ DonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | OC Weekly

    For Wetwood Smokes, starting a band meant more than writing songs and carving out time to jam; it meant moving in together and finding a way to dodge neighborhood noise complaints. While the tale may sound familiar, vocalist/guitarist Josh Bowman, drummer Steven Howard, and bassist Chrystian Cano are determined to beat the odds and make their story a successful one.


  9. Restorations Enjoy an Unexpected Second Shot at a Music CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | OC Weekly

    Playing in a touring band was never in the cards for Restorations. After post-hardcore outfit Jena Berlin split up, Jon Loudon and Dave Klyman were content to release music independently, without any expectations.


  10. KROQ April Foolishness 2015 Line-Up AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | OC Weekly

    Tom Petty said "waiting is the hardest part" and he wasn't wrong. But now, the wait is over on this year's roster for KROQ's 7th annual April Foolishness.


  11. Fernanda Ulibarri Will Make You Fall in Love With Her Latin Alternative PolkasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | OC Weekly

    Fernanda Ulibarri achieved what Family Matters TV nerd Steve Urkel could never do: make polka cool. The Latin Alternative songstress returns to the scene with Polkas de Amor .


  12. Santa Ana's Fourth Street Market To Open Feb. 16, Preview at Savor Santa Ana Feb. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | OC Weekly

    It's been a long time coming, but downtown Santa Ana's food hall is finally ready to throw open its doors to the public. The paper is down, the signs are up, and the tenants are buying their start-up ingredients.


  13. The Melvins' Commitment to Oddity Makes Them InfluentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | OC Weekly

    Just after 2014 became 2015, the Melvins' drummer Dale Crover experienced one of his proudest moments in the band. Though their New Year's show was canceled, he and Buzz Osborne, the band's co-founders, decided to play an acoustic set at Permanent Records in Los Angeles.


  14. Queen George Breaks The Rules in Santa AnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | OC Weekly

    Imagine for a moment that the traditional restrictions of a seated audience and stage bound performers are erased, and that spectators are given the freedom to wander about a space and take in the performance as closely as they wish. This idea of liberating an audience to engage with the artists will be tested on Saturday night at the Santora building, with the dance installment "Queen George."


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