Week 03/30 – 04/05 2017

The 15th Annual Indian Wells Arts Festival, An International Palette

The 15th Annual Indian Wells Arts Festival, An International Palette

By | March 29, 2017 at 7:27 pm | No comments

A Super Bloom of Color and Art Opens March 31 – April 1 & 2 Affirming the Coachella Valley’s art scene as an international destination for culture and entertainment, 200 juried artists from more than 25 countries around the world will attract over 10,000 visitors to the...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Cover Stories, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Desert Rhythm Project Announce New Album and New Tour with Mike Love

Desert Rhythm Project Announce New Album and New Tour with Mike Love

By | March 29, 2017 at 6:56 am | No comments

Rare Local Performance at Pappy and Harriet’s, Friday, March 31st, 8:30 pm By Lisa Morgan The minute that you try and put Michael Reyes and Bryanna Evaro’s Desert Rhythm Project in a genre box, they will bust right out of it.  I have attempted to myself, and...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Local Music Spotlight, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

CAKES the MANIAC – Album Release Party at THE HOOD in Palm Desert

CAKES the MANIAC – Album Release Party at THE HOOD in Palm Desert

By | March 29, 2017 at 6:00 am | No comments

ARTIST AND MUSICIAN MONICA MORONES PERFORMS AS CAKES WITH SUPPORTING ACTS OCHO OJOS, TRIBESMEN, AND LUTHERGATES Monica Morones, a San Francisco-born visual artist and musician living and working in the Coachella Valley, will take over The Hood in Palm Desert, CA on Friday,...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Local Music Spotlight, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Kenny Loggins Coming to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Friday, April 7th, 8 pm

Kenny Loggins Coming to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Friday, April 7th, 8 pm

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:58 am | No comments

By Lisa Morgan He answered his phone and brightly greeted me with a warm, “Good morning!” as he fed his 6.5-year-old “puppy,” a Cavalier King Charles, and poured himself “much need” cup of coffee.  Kenny Loggins, the proud owner of 12 platinum albums, a pair...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Feature Stories, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Upcoming Events at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Upcoming Events at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:50 am | No comments

LEGENDARY COMEDIAN CHRIS ROCK’S FIRST TOUR IN NINE YEARS Grammy and Emmy Award winning comedian, actor, director, writer and producer Chris Rock is making a highly anticipated return to live comedy with an all-new tour. Chris Rock’s TOTAL BLACKOUT TOUR 2017 is crisscrossing...

Posted in: Columns, Events, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Retro Jam & Dance Party at Zelda’s Night Club in Palm Springs

Retro Jam & Dance Party at Zelda’s Night Club in Palm Springs

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:10 am | No comments

By Patte Purcell We've done Latin Jazz jams, standards jazz jams and now we are doing a Retro Jam and Dance Party at the classic Zelda's Night Club in Palm Springs. Monday, May 1 from 5-close you can flashback to the 70's and 80's with the best dance music in a live jam with...

Posted in: Backstage Jazz, Columns, Events, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

CV Open Mic Competition 2017: Week 5

CV Open Mic Competition 2017: Week 5

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:05 am | No comments

By Morgan James The CV Open Mic Competition 2017 at The Block Sports Bar & Grill in Cathedral City week #5 was an incredible show full of multi-genre performances. Newcomer contestants brought their best as they challenged some of our regulars to some friendly competition...

Posted in: Columns, Local Music Spotlight, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

BASH & POP “Anything Could Happen” (Fat Possum Records)

BASH & POP “Anything Could Happen” (Fat Possum Records)

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:03 am | No comments

By Eleni P. Austin Tommy Stinson has been a working musician since before he hit puberty. Nearly 40 years ago, he began his career playing bass in the Replacements. The influential four-piece merged Punk energy with heartfelt sentiment creating a ramshackle sound that...

Posted in: Columns, Consider This, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Remembering Legendary Comic Artist Bernie Wrightson

Remembering Legendary Comic Artist Bernie Wrightson

By | March 29, 2017 at 5:00 am | No comments

By Thomas Novak On March 18th 2017, legendary horror-comic artist and illustrator Bernie “Berni” Wrightson lost his battle with brain cancer at the age of 68. Known not only for his work in comics, but also illustrations in novels and storyboard work for films, Wrightson...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

I am – Question? Answer? Affirmation?

I am – Question? Answer? Affirmation?

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:50 am | No comments

By Angela Romeo Tavares Strachan created the Desert X installation I am. Using the tenets of Vedic Philosophy mixed with the Theory of Relativity, he created the work as a means to explore the relationship between humans and their environment. He pushes the notions of...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Feature Stories, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Gary Kott – From Words to Paint to Words Again

Gary Kott – From Words to Paint to Words Again

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:45 am | No comments

By Angela Romeo Art is a curious road to follow. How does one begin such a journey? Gary Kott was born in New Jersey. “My days were devoted to mastering the lofty pursuits of a dedicated Jersey boy, stickball, stoopball, diners, disrupting class,” said Gary. Art was not...

Posted in: Art Scene, Columns, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

A Stage Review of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

A Stage Review of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:40 am | No comments

By Dee Jae Cox “…Everyone of us is a fiddler on the roof…and how do we keep our balance? That I can tell you in one word, tradition.” Tradition. Religion. Culture. Oppression. Family. Love. Change. Joy. Heartache. There are few shows that seem to reflect the human...

Posted in: Breaking the 4th Wall, Columns, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

ANOTHER KIND OF MARTIAN MENACE

ANOTHER KIND OF MARTIAN MENACE

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:35 am | No comments

By Robin E. Simmons NOW PLAYING: LIFE The six-member multi-ethnic crew of the International Space Station take delivery of a Martian soil sample only to discover there’s evidence of life on the red planet – a harmless single-celled organism the crew names...

Posted in: Columns, Screeners, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Pub Time at Fox & Fiddle

Pub Time at Fox & Fiddle

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:30 am | No comments

By Denise Ortuno-Neil It is a growing trend in cities around the country. Pubs are springing up in communities to bring together great food, drinks and socialization. That is the focus of the Fox & Fiddle Pub, newly opened at The River in Rancho Mirage. Pubs (Public...

Posted in: Columns, Feature Stories, Good Grub, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Trinitas Made Me A Believer!

Trinitas Made Me A Believer!

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:29 am | No comments

By Rick Riozza Back around 2007 or so, I was, for the first time, at the bar in the Hilton Double Tree Hotel near South Coast Plaza, waiting to meet up with a friend.  As I was soaking down a decent Dolcetto, I spied one of the largest wine bottles in town—or, on earth...

Posted in: Columns, The Vino Voice, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Rod & Sunshine, Deaf Dogs Rock!

Rod & Sunshine, Deaf Dogs Rock!

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:25 am | No comments

By Janet McAfee Rod Murphy was not thinking about getting another dog during the summer of 2014.  His beloved dog, Sophia, recently passed away after a bout with cancer.  An ardent dog lover, Rod serves on the Board of Directors for Loving All Animals and is...

Posted in: Columns, Pet Place, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

SPRING BOOK BUZZ

SPRING BOOK BUZZ

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:20 am | No comments

By Heidi Simmons The days are getting longer, and with more sunshine and milder temperatures, reading out doors is one of the great delights of spring.  There are so many wonderful new books.  Here is a list to get you thinking about what might be fun to stretch out...

Posted in: Book Review, Columns, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

April Fools!

April Fools!

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:15 am | No comments

On the upcoming April ballot in Yankeetown, Florida, voters will have a chance to get unsafe drivers off of the road.  Their problems happen every winter when hundreds of seniors descend on this small and sleepy seaside village.  “They stop at green lights, go...

Posted in: Columns, Haddon Libby, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

THE SECRETS TO CIVIL LITIGATION

THE SECRETS TO CIVIL LITIGATION

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:10 am | No comments

By Dale Gribow The law can be confusing to everyone...even lawyers. However, the legal system can be very confusing to ALL parties. This happens because lawyers do not take the time to educate their clients. These SECRETS TO CIVIL LITIGATION is part of my ongoing attempts to...

Posted in: Columns, Dale Gribow on the Law, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

That Dirty Little Love Affair You’re Having… The Word Is Out!

That Dirty Little Love Affair You’re Having… The Word Is Out!

By | March 29, 2017 at 4:00 am | No comments

Walk into any restaurant, office, sports event or driving your car and you’re sure to see people gazing into the screen or roaming their hands and fingers all over the body of the most dirtiest and distracting unit that you love so much and can’t put down – the cell...

Posted in: Columns, Safety Tips, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Las Vegas Raiders! It’s Official…

Las Vegas Raiders! It’s Official…

By | March 29, 2017 at 3:50 am | No comments

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Posted in: Columns, Sports Scene, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

By | March 29, 2017 at 3:40 am | No comments

Week of March 30 © Copyright 2017  Rob Brezsny ARIES (March 21-April 19): The dragon that stole your treasure will return it. Tulips and snapdragons will blossom in a field you thought was a wasteland. Gargoyles from the abyss will crawl into view, but then meekly lick...

Posted in: Columns, Free Will Astrology, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Summer Beauty Tips

Summer Beauty Tips

By | March 29, 2017 at 3:20 am | No comments

By Dr. Maria Lombardo It sure is hot these days!  Higher temperatures can lead to lower energy, less activity and a general summer malaise.  How do you stay feeling, and looking, great this summer?  Dr. Maria Lombardo has some great tips to surviving the summer...

Posted in: Beauty, Columns, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017

Eliminate Negative Self Talk

Eliminate Negative Self Talk

By | March 29, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

by Sunny Simon Clicking off the phone I glanced at the clock. My client and I had spent much of the session dealing with the gang of nasty gremlins in her head. No, she wasn’t hearing strange voices. You can probably relate if I call these nay-saying irritants by the common...

Posted in: Columns, Life & Career Coach, Week 03/30 - 04/05 2017