The Melvins at The Observatory

The Melvins at The Observatory

The Pacific Northwest's own noise metal pioneers, The Melvins, are back with a stellar new collection of tunes and are hitting the road in support of the release of "A Walk With Love and Death" (available now). Kicking off the tour last week in San Diego, the trio of King Buzzo, Dale Crover and Steve McDonald hit the stage of Santa Ana's Observatory on Thursday night, July 6 to deliver a thunderous set of new material and past favorites.

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Dirty Penni Fest 2 at The Echo/Echoplex

Dirty Penni Fest 2 at The Echo/Echoplex

ack once again for another year of noise and debauchery, Dirty Penni Fest 2 took over The Echo and Echoplex on Sunday, July 2nd. Check out my photos from the fest, featuring Janelane, Espresso, Enjoy, Here Lies Man, Sketch Orchestra, Mike Watt, Sabrina Is Not In This Chat, The Red Pears, Beach Bums, Worn-Tin, Plague Vendor, Fringe, Flat Worms, Keif Season, The Shrine, Girl Pusher, Crimewave, Jurassic Shark, Clit Kat and Deap Vally.

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