The ’80s called, they want Flock of Seagulls back

What comes first, the hairstyle or the hit song? If you remember the iconic hair of Mike Score, the lead vocalist of A Flock of Seagulls, then you should know their hit song “I Ran” and his ultimately styled famous hair. According to UK Daily Record, it wasn’t Kajagoogoo star Limahl’s hedgehog mullet or The […]

Alfresco Opera Through the Seasons at Casa Romantica in San Clemente

It has been more than 15 years since I last saw an opera at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. On May 14, it was a spur of the moment when I decided to see an opera with my husband at Casa Romantica in San Clemente after all the venue took place […]

Tallest Christmas Tree in the World is at the Outlets at San Clemente

On November 7, 2020 my family and I witnessed the lighting of what is being touted as the “Tallest Christmas Tree in the World” at the Outlets at San Clemente. I could not be more excited that the world’s tallest Christmas tree is in my neck of the woods (San Clemente) only a 10-minute drive […]

2019 Freestyle Festival at the Microsoft Theater

An explosion was held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on April 27. Yes… an explosion of nothing but good ‘ol music that featured artists who rocked the pop and R&B radio scene in the 80s. I am talking about Vanilla Ice, Lisa Lisa, Color Me Badd, Sugar Hill Gang, Taylor Dayne, Ce Ce […]

Jammin’ with the Blues Traveler at the House of Blues

Blues Traveler was formed in the 80’s. They scored two big hits in the 90s titled “Run-Around” and “Hook“. With 30 years spanning their career, Blues Traveler rocked the House of Blues in Anaheim February 27. The dedicated longtime fans were wowed by the band’s extensive use of segues (Blues Traveler is popularly known for […]

2019 She Rocks Awards Honor Inspiring Women in the Music Industry

On January 25, during the NAMM show, women in the music industry came together to recognize their peers during the 7th annual She Rocks Awards at the House of Blues in Anaheim. The dynamic evening started on the red carpet. Many talented artists arrived for an evening of notable performances, amazing swags, and awards including […]

Anti-Cancer Challenge Celebration with Sheryl Crow

The ’90s was the decade of grunge music and alternative rock. It was also the time where you could buy 10 CD’s in the mail and get a couple CD’s for free. I love all kinds of music  … and Sheryl Crow’s CD was one of the CD’s I bought during the 90s. The CD […]

Michelle Branch Performs at House of Blues Anaheim

Michelle Branch who brought us hits such as “Everywhere“, “All You Wanted“, and “The Game of Love” in early 2000’s is back on the road with The Hopeless Romantic Tour. I could not be more excited to see her live last July 23 at the House of Blues in Anaheim. When I told a friend […]

New Kids On The Block Performs at House of Blues Anaheim

Can you believe it has been 30 years since New Kids On The Block started in the late 80s? Long before NSync, Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees, Hanson and One Direction, there was NKOTB. I was working for TEEN magazine in Manila, Philippines when I covered the arrival of the boy band three decades ago and […]

Billy Idol Rocks the new House of Blues in Anaheim

On March 13, Billy Idol rocked the new location of House of Blues in Anaheim. I was so stoked to cover his show even though I already saw his concert in the past. I was a little late so it was difficult for me to walk to the pit to photograph the event. The location was […]