Mark McDermott

For Your Viewing Pleasure

A busy weekend for the visual arts at the beach: the Hermosa Beach Art Walk and the Redondo Beach Art Group’s “In Motion: The Human Body in Movement” both open Saturday.

 Mark McDermott

Kevin Nealon on the South Bay, kindergarten, the banjo, and his posture

Comedian Kevin Nealon, a South Bay native, talks to Comedy Corner before his two-night stand at the Comedy and Magic Club this weekend.

 Bondo Wyszpolski

For Your Viewing Pleasure: Art in Hermosa and Redondo

Two major art events in the South Bay this weekend: The Hermosa Beach Art Walk and “In Motion: The Human Body in Movement” at the Beach Cities Health District in Redondo Beach

 Mark McDermott

The Italian Lion slouches towards Brixton

Sicilian born Alberto D’Ascola is the first and only Italian to take over the Jamaican charts!  He’s known as Alborosie: “The Italian Lion”.

 Randy Angel

Top seeds upset in Huntington Beach

  by Randy Angel Orange County natives Jennifer Kessy and April Ross made the right adjustments after the first game of the women’s final to upend top-seeded Nicole Branagh (Torrance) and Misty May-Treanor, capturing the AVP NIVEA Tour Huntington Beach Open Sunday. The second-seeded team rebounded from a 14-21 loss in the opening set, winning […]

 Randy Angel

Beach Cities Sports

Triathlon The 6th annual Redondo Beach Triathlon presented by TC Tri Productions begins at 7:30 a.m. Sunday at the Veteran’s Park/Marina area in Redondo Beach. All of the proceeds go to Cheer for Children, a nonprofit organization that gives seasonal parties and raises money for acutely ill children at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. The USAT […]

 Mark McDermott

A gypsy jazz country rock bluegrass guitar virtuoso comes to town

John Jorgenson has played with Elton John, Luciano Pavarotti, Bob Dylan, Earl Scruggs, and Johnny Cash. He won a Grammy with Brad Paisley and acted with Penelope Cruz. The guitarist makes a special appearance in Manhattan Beach this week.

 Easy Reader Staff

More than a name : The Advent of Fartbarf

Three freaky ape men donning orange NASA jumpsuits, singing in robotic voices and jamming intensely unique waves of sound on complex electronic equipment – this is what erupts from the stage during a Fartbarf experience. Yes, they’re called Fartbarf. They wear grotesque ape masks and usually sport NASA jumpsuits with the occasional jet-pack, though they […]