Tag Archives | Jim Washburn

2010 OC Music Awards

Saturday, March 6 the Grove of Anaheim welcomed back the ninth annual OC Music Awards, the only all local annual music event in the county that brings together over 100 local bands and the entire OC music scene for one night of honors and performances. The air was thick with anticipation and celebration immediately as […]

2010 OC Music Awards | Showcase Series Winners | People’s Choice Award Nominees | Akorn | Artist Spotlight – Billy Kernkamp | Album Review – Matt Kollar and the Angry Mob | Song Review – Halos

SEE YOU AT THE AWARDS THIS SATURDAY! 2010 OC MUSIC AWARDS ANNOUNCES… SHOWCASE SERIES WINNERS It was a weekend filled with OC Music Awards Showcase Finals and winners. On Friday night the Best Live Acoustic Finals visited the historic Yost Theater in Downtown Santa. Hundreds of local music supporters gathered to cheer on acoustic acts […]

August Newsletter | Historic MiniDoc | Spotlight – Dustin Kensure | Album Review – Dusty Rhodes and The River Band | Song Review – The Colourist

2009 OC MUSIC AWARDS | HISTORIC MINI-DOC Look back orange County’s music heritage with veteran OC freelance rock critic Jim Washburn and local venue operator Dennis Lluy of Koos Cafe and Yost Theatre. SPOTLIGHT | DUSTIN KENSRUE OF THRICE Dustin Kensrue, lead singer of Irvine-based Thrice, made some time between Warped Tour and finalizing Thrice’s […]