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Music Calendar

October 8, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Today

Thursday Live after Five: The Nightmare Before Christmas on Elm Street RIOTstage DJ Polyester Stars at Night Broadway and Elm Avenue Long Beach, CA, 90831 6 p.m. All ages Free   Friday Mr. Moonshine Solar bear Cold Shoulders Rebel Bite 649 E Broadway, Long Beach, CA, 90802 7p.m. All ages Free   Saturday Queen Bees and the Wannabees Shenanigans Iri...

Live Music Calendar

October 1, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Music, Today

The weekend is night, good people. And you know what that means: Time to close the books and burn a rug. I know you’ve all been waiting for this calendar all week, so without further ado: Thursday: Strange Lot Platonic The War Toys Moondreamzzz   Que Sera 1923 East 7th Street, Long Beach, CA 90804 9 p.m. 21+ $10     Friday: Cadillac Tramps' Joyride   Alex’s Bar 2913...

Live music calendar

Kevin Flores, Arts & Life Editor

September 24, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Today

People: I have a bone to pick. This weekend I was at an undisclosed show. I was in the pit, dead center, and the band was positively killing it. So there I was two-stepping and doing a little scuttle when I looked up at the crowd around me. To my deepest despair, so many people were a) major league stiffos b) phone tanning their faces c) condemning the dancing man to hell with their eyes. People: Don’t be these people.   Thursday: King Kang T...

Slayer slays on “Repentless”

Slayer slays on “Repentless”

Michael Mendoza, Opinions Assistant Editor

September 15, 2015

Filed under Features, Music, Uncategorized

Name: Slayer, Album: “Repentless”, Label: Nuclear Blast, Release Date: September 11, Rating: 4/5 stars After 32 years, Slayer has continued to push the limits of thrash metal while staying true...

LB Folk Revival Fest: The foot-stopping barnburner returns

LB Folk Revival Fest: The foot-stopping barnburner returns

September 7, 2015

The Folk Revival Festival is bringing the jangle and twang to Long Beach for a third straight year. Showcasing folk, roots and bluegrass acts, the festival has grown exponentially since 2013, according...

Review: Beach House’s ‘Depression Cherry’

Review: Beach House’s ‘Depression Cherry’

Kevin Flores, Arts & Life Editor

September 2, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Today

Album: “Depression Cherry” Artist: Beach House Label: Sub-Pop Records Release Date: Aug. 28, 2015 Rating: 4.5/5 The best way to listen to Beach House is at night, darting down the fast lane,...

Looking beyond Fingerprints Music

Looking beyond Fingerprints Music

August 26, 2015

I swear it’s true: There really are record stores in Long Beach not called Fingerprints Music. Now don’t get me wrong, I love me some Fingerprints as much as the next person, but sometimes… well...

‘Kala’ marks the final chapter of Trevor Hall’s three-part spiritual journey

‘Kala’ marks the final chapter of Trevor Hall’s three-part spiritual journey

Madison D’Ornellas, Opinions Editor

August 26, 2015

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Today

Classes and parking and buying books and lines, lines, lines everywhere can make the first week of school the most stressful on the calendar. If you are among the 37,500 students in need of some relief,...