Yellowcard and Sean O’Donnell at The Observatory Santa Ana

Yellowcard Sean O’ Donnell Date: March 17, 2017 Location: The Observatory Santa Ana Story Watching Yellowcard for the final time during St. Patrick’s Day turned out to be a nostalgic blast. There were bittersweet moments as this concert proved to be the final time I witnessed this band live together. On the other hand, I…

Panteón Rococó and Antidoping cancel appearance at L.A. Skanking Reggae Fest

Latino ska bands Panteón Rococó and Antidoping were scheduled to perform at the L.A. Skanking Reggae Fest this year. However the day before the festival both bands announced that they were not going to be able to attend due to “difficulties in renewing their visas.” On Panteón Rococó’s official Facebook page they posted the following message: EL…

Wild Child at House of Blues Anaheim

Wild Child Date: September 25, 2015 Location: House of Blues, Anaheim Story This happened to be a concert which I won free tickets through an Instagram contest. This would be the closest as I would ever get to seeing The Doors in my lifetime.  Wild Child is a tribute band of The Doors fronted by the…

The Winery Dogs at House of Blues Anaheim

The Winery Dogs Date: November 3, 2015 Location: House of Blues, Anaheim Story The Winery Dogs were on their Double Down World tour promoting their second album Hot Streak. I entered the concert unaware of their music which I ended up enjoying. The three members of the band experienced success with their involvement in other…

Social Distortion and Jade Jackson at Pomona Fox Theater

Social Distortion Jade Jackson Date: March 11, 2017 Location: Pomona Fox Theater Story Social Distortion were back on the road for a Spring 2017 tour. They kicked off the tour by playing the first two nights for the grand opening of the House of Blues, Anaheim in Garden Walk. Obviously those shows sold out within minutes…

Brett Newski, Lucy & La Mar, and Tactful Cactus at Acerogami

Brett Newski Lucy & La Mar Tactful Cactus Date: February 21, 2017 Location: Acerogami Story An incredible night listening to new and old music at a new venue occurred that night. Downtown Pomona unsurprisingly turned quiet that night as music lovers arrived to the Acerogami to partake in this evenings entertainment. As the 25 person crowd chatted…