Event Reviews/Photos

 Paul Hebert

No Doubt @ Gibson Amphitheatre 07/27/09

No Doubt @ Gibson Amphitheatre 07/27/09

Orange County native’s No Doubt return home on Friday for the first of 4 shows at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine. The band temporarily parted ways during 2003 when lead vocalist Gwen Stefani pursued a solo career. In 2008 the band began working on a new album, which is set to release in 2010. […]

 Paul Hebert

Enter Shikari @ The Glass House 07/25/09

Enter Shikari @ The Glass House 07/25/09

British hard rockers Enter Shikari steamrolled into The Glass House opening for August Burns Red during two hard rocking shows on Friday & Saturday night. The hardcore band with a techno/trance influence are on tour in support of their newest release Common Dreads. Released in June 2009, Common Dreads has been tearing up the UK charts […]

 Paul Hebert

Kelly Clarkson @ OC Fair / Pacific Amphitheatre 7/23/09

Kelly Clarkson @ OC Fair / Pacific Amphitheatre 7/23/09

Original American Idol, Kelly Clarkson had the Pacific Amphitheatre shaking last night. As part of the OC Fair’s Summer Concert Series, Clarkson rocked the venue with close to 90 minutes of chart-topping hits which kept the entire crowd on their feet. Clarkson masterfully worked the audience throughtout the night while performing hits from all four […]

 Paul Hebert

Smokey Robinson @ OC Fair / Pacific Amphitheatre 07/15/09

Smokey Robinson @ OC Fair / Pacific Amphitheatre 07/15/09

With 50+ years in the music industry under his belt, one would think that there isn’t anything left to sing about. For Smokey Robinson however there is always Love to sing about. Smokey Performing Wednesday night at the Pacific Amphitheatre as part of the OC Fair’s Summer Concert Series, Smokey didn’t miss a beat. Timeless […]

 Paul Hebert

Beyoncé @ the Staples Center 07/13/10

Beyoncé @ the Staples Center 07/13/10

Monday night Beyoncé’s “I Am” tour stopped at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Unlike the show a few nights prior in Anaheim, which was reported as being approximately half full, the Staples Center was nearly full, with a few sporadic empty areas. Beyoncé’s performance was very energetic, but at times felt over-produced. During the […]

 Nathan Percy

Rockstar’s Mayhem Fest @ San Manuel Amphitheatre 07/11/09

Rockstar’s Mayhem Fest @ San Manuel Amphitheatre 07/11/09

Thousands of head-banging, fist-raising heavy metal fans came out in droves to participate in the insanity that was the Mayhem Festival, last weekend. The event, sponsored by Rockstar Energy Drinks, was held at the San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernardino and featured 13 bands, headlined by old-school heavy metal rockers Slayer and Marilyn Manson. Just […]

 Joseph Suddreth

Girl Talk @ The Grove of Anaheim 06/19/09

Girl Talk @ The Grove of Anaheim 06/19/09

Friday night the Grove of Anaheim was bumping with a jigsaw puzzle worth of beats and chart-topping hits. The Power 106 Squirt Boom Burst kicked of the first of two free shows in the Southland supporting Habitat for Humanity. The headliner for both shows is none other than famed mash-up artist Greg Gillis also known […]

 Paul Hebert

Wilco @ The Fox Theatre Pomona 06/20/10

Wilco @ The Fox Theatre Pomona 06/20/10

Legendary Chicago mega-band Wilco opened the first of a week of Los Angeles area shows on Saturday at the newly renovated Fox Theater in Pomona. Wilco will play 3 more shows tonight, tomorrow and Thursday all at the Wiltern in LA. Saturday night’s show was a two plus hour long set that was chock full […]