Dave Grohl Cooked BBQ Meals for Southern California Firefighters Battling the Fires This Week

Dave Grohl Cooked BBQ Meals for Southern California Firefighters Battling the Fires This Week

Voracious wildfires have erupted throughout California for days, causing unprecedented damage, destroying homes, displacing residents and claiming the lives of far too many. Fierce winds have fueled the fires, which local firefighters and emergency personnel have been battling all week. Seeking to do what he can, Foo Fighters front man Dave Grohl took matters into […]

Stream Dawes’ New Album ‘Passwords,’ a Reaction to Our Complicated Modern Existence (New Music Friday)

Stream Dawes’ New Album ‘Passwords,’ a Reaction to Our Complicated Modern Existence (New Music Friday)

On their sixth full-length album, Passwords, Southern California-based indie-rockers Dawes are caught up with our contemporary world and all of its trappings — technology, anxiety, relationships, and so on. The album was released on Friday and finds vocalist/guitarist Taylor Goldsmith putting the band’s thematic focus on full display through his lyrics, delivered in the earnest, […]

Best New Music: Incubus Return with Varied Styles on Solid New Album, ‘8’

Best New Music: Incubus Return with Varied Styles on Solid New Album, ‘8’

Southern California alt/rockers Incubus have returned. Today, April 21, their new studio effort, 8, is released via Island Records. Guitarist/co-songwriter Mike Einziger told us a lot about the album’s conception in our exclusive April cover story, so click here to read that if you’re interested. The band’s first full-length LP in six years, following 2011’s […]

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, the Shins, Mumford & Sons, Alabama Shakes, Weezer, More Tapped for Inaugural Arroyo Seco Weekend in Pasadena

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, the Shins, Mumford & Sons, Alabama Shakes, Weezer, More Tapped for Inaugural Arroyo Seco Weekend in Pasadena

On June 24 and 25, an eclectic (and expansive) array of notable musical acts will convene in Pasadena, California for the first-ever Arroyo Seco Weekend. The latest mega-event put on by Goldenvoice, the company behind Coachella, Desert Trip and other marquee music festivals in the Southern California area, Arroyo Seco Weekend is being billed as […]

The Offspring, Sum 41, Lit to Highlight Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival at Doheny State Beach 4/8

The Offspring, Sum 41, Lit to Highlight Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival at Doheny State Beach 4/8

On Saturday, April 8, Southern California’s Doheny State Beach will be the place to be for live music/craft beer/taco enthusiasts at the 2017 Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival put on by KLOS. The musical entertainment will be provided by some heavy hitters alt-rock/punk over the years, including: The Offspring Sum 41 Lit  Rival […]

So*Cal: 311’s Nick Hexum, ‘Real Life’ Indiana Jones Taking Part in P-22 Day & Urban Wildlife Week Event 10/19

So*Cal: 311’s Nick Hexum, ‘Real Life’ Indiana Jones Taking Part in P-22 Day & Urban Wildlife Week Event 10/19

If you’ll be in the Southern California area this Wednesday, this is for you. On Wednesday, October 19, Topanga Elementary Charter School, in collaboration with the National Wildlife Federation, will host a special event meant to kickoff Urban Wildlife Week and celebrate P-22, the only mountain lion that takes up residence at Griffith Park. P-22 […]