| Jan 16, 2013
| 1:46 PM
The last thing they want is to become a generic surf band after growing up in conservative Fountain Valley.
To gain some traction and grow a fan base, they decided to move a city over.
It's taken them four years to find their sound, and with the...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:33 PM
The ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus is credited with the expression, "The only thing permanent is change." The electronic age has ushered in a dramatic evolution in human behavior. Our devices that are computer-driven are in fact dictating how we...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Whittier Elementary School in Costa Mesa got a call about a month before Christmas with a surprise offer.
The Fashion Island Barnes & Noble asked to include the school in the company's holiday drive where patrons can buy an extra book and donate it...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:48 AM
You saw him allegedly smash a Roots member's guitar this month on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon." And you no doubt heard about his stunning late-night concert at South by Southwest last weekend.
Now Prince is taking his revitalized live show on the road...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 8:51 PM
It's time to dip and twirl for the Assistance League of Newport-Mesa.
The 72-year-old nonprofit, which aids children and families via community programs, is organizing an annual ballroom dancing competition. Dancing for Tomorrow's Stars couples...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Los Angeles commercial landlord Thomas Properties Group Inc., which revived downtown's massive City National Plaza, is fading from the local landscape.
The company has agreed to be sold to Parkway Properties Group Inc., a real estate investment trust...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:13 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Kanye West, Oct. 28 (now)
Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim Burton, Oct. 29 (now); John Legend, Dec. 1 (Fri.)
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:48 PM
It was an evening of glamour and glitter. Some 430 guests of the Assistance League of Newport-Mesa converged March 23 at the City National Grove of Anaheim for the sixth annual "Dancing for Tomorrow's Stars" fundraiser. By the end of the Saturday night...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Early Tuesday night, Prince played the first of four shows at the City National Grove of Anaheim, part of the Purple One's so-called Live Out Loud tour with his new backing band, 3rd Eye Girl. Pop & Hiss will publish a full review later, but for now, here...
| May 8, 2013
| 12:35 PM
This is what it sounds like when Prince plays a club: BANG$%CRUNCH#@WHEEDLE&$YOWL!!!
The Purple One touched down in Orange County on Tuesday night for the first of four shows at the City National Grove of Anaheim, part of a brief tour of tiny-for-him...
| May 25, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Among the more headstrong of the new songs Prince played during his recent two-night stand at the City National Grove of Anaheim was "Fixurlifeup," in which the Purple One looks forward to a time "when the leaders learn how to follow" and proclaims that a...