Chula Vista

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Paramore Kitten - Hammerstein Ballroom - 5/16/13

    Paramore Kitten Hammerstein Ballroom 5/16/13 Better Than: Anything J.J. Abrams has done in 2013 Before seeing Paramore tonight, I went to the movies with my best friend. We're both huge sci-fi/fantasy dweebs, so we, of course, had seen the new Star Trek movie on its opening day. The movie was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    Is This Tom Waits' First LP?

    By Christian Hertzog Could Tom Waits be one of the trumpeters on this old junior high school band recording? A 1964 album by a Chula Vista junior high concert band -- an ensemble in which the songwriter is known to have performed - was recently listed on eBay, and could well be his first LP. Title ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2012

    New York Olympians In London 2012 Summer Games: Archery and Field Hockey

    The 2012 summer Olympics officially begins today in London. Though the Big Apple lost the bid to host these games back in 2005, we can take pride in the 35 New York-bred Olympians competing in the summer event. To get into the spirit of the festivities, we will be highlighting two of New York's own ... More >>

  • Music

    January 19, 2010

    Yes, I 'Actually' Like It

    More music to love, loathe, fear, and tragically fail to avoid

  • Columns

    December 24, 2008

    Ask a Mexican: The War on All-Year Christmas

    Happy holidays, gabachos and wabs!

  • News

    June 26, 2001

    Mr. Hot Potato

    California Lawmakers Keep Condit at Arm’s Length