Stories I Wrote in 2013

Posted on November 5, 2013 by


I always think I should keep a tally of stories I write for other publications, especially since I don’t have a full-time reporting job anymore. Here’s an abridged list of everything I did this year (I only posted stories I liked, actually.) I sort of stopped doing so much over the summer because I was getting burnt out, but now I’m ready again!



LACMA9: A Nomadic Community Film School

The Social Art of Jorg Dubin

Punk Rock Origins: The Story Behind Bad Religion


Best Day Of The Dead Celebrations In L.A.

Guide To Paddleboard Yoga In OC

6 Reasons Why FYF Fest Is Better Than Coachella

Best Late-Night Eats In Orange County

OC’s Best Kid-Friendly Music Venues

OC Weekly

Local Filipino-American Artists Talk About Philippine Typhoon Haiyan and Raise Funds

Justin Timberlake – Honda Center – November 27, 2013

Why is There No Filipino-American Music Scene in Orange County?

The Best Band You’ve Never Heard: 3 Headed Dog

Rob Zombie Is Living the Nightmare

Johnny Marr Doesn’t Need Morrissey

How To Be the Best Zombie You Can Be at the Long Beach Zombie Walk

FLAG’s Keith Morris on Being the Wild Old Man of FYF Fest

Tyler Jacobs’ CinemAttack Gives Scott Pilgrim the Rocky Horror Treatment

Bjork – Hollywood Palladium – June 2, 2013

CinemAttack Turns Cult Film Screenings Into Crazy Theatrical Events

Mental Physix Want to DJ Your Yoga Class

The Aquabats! Super Show! Nominated for a Daytime Emmy; Christian Jacobs Talks About Being Family Friendly

Save Ferris “Reunion Show” Not Actually a Reunion, We Ask the Band to Find Out Why

Heartless Bastards Only Get Stronger

GOGO13 Are Right Where They Want to Be . . . Finally

Marc Bamuthi Joseph and the Living Word Project: Word Becomes Flesh – Segerstrom Center – Jan. 31, 2013


DoLab at Coachella
Q&A: Dream Rockwell, Lucent Dossier Experience

Coachella 2013

Follow the Leader | Coachella 2013

Q&A: Pennywise Frontman Jim Lindberg on Their Reunion

The PV Q&A: The Bronx’s Matt Caughthran

Q&A: As I Lay Dying’s Josh Gilbert on the Theme Parties of Mayhem

Q&A: Deap Vally’s Lindsey Troy on Rock ‘n’ Roll

Q&A: Alt-J’s Gwil Sainbury on the Band’s Success

The PV Q&A: Eugene Hütz of Gogol Bordello on Pura Vida