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Ohana Fest returns for victory lap with the best beach-side festival on the west coast

With the kind of picturesque, coastal views Southern California boasts, it’s pretty surprising that Ohana Fest remains the first and only beach-side music festival to emerge in recent memory. Placing stages and fans about as close to the water as possible without jumping on surfboards and rafts, the festival will be returning in early September […]

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Social Distortion deliver unforgettable hometown heroes show at Observatory Santa Ana

Social Distortion came out Sunday night to do the first of three nights at the Observatory in Orange county. They were celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of their self-titled album. People of all ages showed up from eight-year-olds to sixty-something-year olds. Mike Ness hit the stage wearing a Jerome’s boxing t-shirt, bearded and obviously fully tatted. […]

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Noel Gallagher and Avett Brothers shine at day two of Shaky Knees Festival

The second day of Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Music Festival saw a larger turnout than on the previous day. By 3 PM, the park was packed — Saturdays always tend to me the busiest and most ambitious day for most festival-goers. Before Saturday, I thought North Carolina folk rockers The Avett Brothers weren’t festival-headlining material. It […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Shaky Knees festival out to prove rock ‘n’ roll isn’t dead

Grimy Goods contributor Mark E. Ortega is embarking on a six-week music festival tour around the United States. That all begins with Shaky Knees Music Festival this weekend in Atlanta, and Mark has a preview of the festival below. Let’s face it: there are an insane amount of music festivals these days. After seeing the […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Win Tickets to Hootenanny at the Oak Canyon Ranch – July 6, 2013

The annual psychobilly/rockabilly music festival, Hootenanny has yet another great lineup of bands and artists featuring Social Distortion, Face to Face, Old ’97s, Murder By Death, Nashville Pussy, Phil Alvin & Exene Cervenka, Wheeler Brothers, Roger Alan Wade, Lindi Ortega, Bloodshot Bill, Gamblers Mark, The 454s, Custom Made Scare, Vinnie & the Hooligans, Not In […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Social Distortion with Avett Brothers at Irvine Meadows (Oct. 22, 2011)

There’s a big show coming up this Saturday, Oct. 22 at Irvine Meadows / Verizon Wireless Amphitheater featuring┬áSocial Distortion, Avett Brothers, Face to Face and Suedehead. Tickets to this rockin’ event are $48 but thanks to our friends at Live Nation we have a few pairs of tickets to give away! Doors are at 6 […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |