Spotlight on the Coachella Valley Music Scene

Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music It is an absolute shame that it took a tragedy to bring attention to a certain SoCal band. By now, you’ve heard the awful news that Palm Desert’s Eagles of Death Metal were performing when the deadly Paris terror attack occurred. More than 100 of their fans – including their European merch manager, Nick Alexander – were fatally shot Nov. 13 at the Bataclan theater. EODM’s musicians made it out alive, albeit emotionally shaken. Their... READ MORE

Opinion - Why selling out is super cool

Monday, July 30, 2012 at 12:43 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Didn't see this one coming ... (Image courtesy Rolling Stone/Tyler Golden) It was announced this week that Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong will be joining Christina Aguilera's team as a mentor on NBC's "The Voice." And out come the wolves. "(T)otal sellout, no other way to say it," carps RhythmSteve on Rollng Stone's message boards. "From now on all artistic license provided to Green Day is now revoked, and anything in the future should... READ MORE