Peelander-Z with Electric Eel Shock
Better Than: That "Masquerade Ball" down the street.
I face a dilemma before going to see Japanese punk rockers Peelander-Z on Saturday night: What the hell should I wear? It's the Saturday before Halloween, and this is a band that dres ... More >>
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Before kids' programming was relegated to cable, the major networks competed for young viewers. With the relatively new Fox network's penchant for cutting edge programming, their block of '90s shows for kids was no exce ... More >>
Shannon CottrellPeelander-Red plays on top of the crowdSee more photos in Shannon Cottrell's slideshow "Peelander-Z, Anamanaguchi @ The Roxy." Read more about Anamanaguchi in Liz Ohanesian's post, "Anamanaguchi's Peter Berkman Shares His Top 3 Influences: Tim and Eric, Japanese Music and Vide ... More >>
By Hillel Aron
Mastering the PolitburoHaim Saban is different than you and me: he's the 287th richest man in the world, worth $3.3 billion.
The Egyptian Jew, who looks an Ian McShane/Silvio Berlusconi cross, created The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. And he's the biggest giver to Proposition ... More >>
See more photos in "Power Morphicon: Celebrating 17 Years of the Power Rangers."
We had no idea what to expect when we first arrived at Power Morphicon Saturday afternoon. There wasn't a huge crowd of people hanging around outside the venue, no visible sign from the street that there was any kind o ... More >>
Haim Saban.Despite reported warnings from the mogul's lawyers, a profile of Los Angeles billionaire Haim Saban in the New Yorker magazine doesn't seem to pull any punches, including its description of how the businessman had his friend, President Bill Clinton, make a call to clear the way for ... More >>
The great scribes at Capitol Weekly who report on the deeply unpopular California State Legislature and only slightly less disliked Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger have issued the first 50 names in their widely read Capitol Weekly Top 100 List of influential Californians. It may shock and delight and ... More >>
Bloggers are every journalist's favorite whipping boy. If a shitty band gets too popular, blame the bloggers. If the standards of professional journalism have eroded too much, blame the bloggers. If by 2010, Vampire Weekend has inspired legions of college freshmen to dress as ironic yachters, bla ... More >>