San Diego Opera has been notified by the family that the Italian conductor Edoardo Muller passed away yesterday at the age of 78. Edoardo Muller (or Müller) made his San Diego Opera debut in 1980, conducting the West Coast premiere of Giovanna d’Arco. Over the years he conducted over 30 San Diego Opera productions until […]
West Virginia Floods Leave 26 Dead Sad news coming from the east coast after a storm destroyed a small town and left more than two dozen dead. Via USAToday The bodies of three more victims of West Virginia’s historic flooding
NASCAR returns to the west coast for the first road course of the season. While the drivers have to turn right, the weather will not be throwing any curves. NASCAR journeys back west to the wine country of northern California for the first road course of the 2016 season. Show More Summary
Back in the day, Jake Glazier had a beater of a car. So he did what any young enterprising person would do, and turned it over to Xzibit and West Coast Customs to upgrade his wheels. Jake recently released this hilariously condensed version of his episode.
I appreciate the central west coast and southwest coast of Florida and the cities here with adequate EV charging stations available for public use — allowing me to live with a Nissan LEAF and no home charging or second car. Along with...Show More Summary
One round-trip ticket to Portland. One rental car, pointed west. And one tank of gas. Start with these elements, then stretch ythem across four days and three nights in the shape of a 270-mile triangle. The result? A road trip to the northern Oregon coast, as far south as Pacific City, as far north...
A new study by Simon Fraser University marine ecologists Jessica Schultz, Ryan Cloutier and Isabelle Côté has discovered that a mass mortality of sea stars resulted in a domino effect on B.C.'s West Coast Howe Sound marine ecology. read more
A new study by marine ecologists has discovered that a mass mortality of sea stars resulted in a domino effect on the B.C. West Coast's Howe Sound marine ecology. In the summer of 2013, millions of sea stars along the West Coast contracted a wasting disease and died in one of the largest wildlife mass mortality events ever recorded.
President Obama will travel to the Bay Area for a summit meeting on Thursday, before speaking with Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and heading to Seattle.
Valley Power Systems has entered into a distributor agreement with Yanmar America Corporation for the sale and service of Yanmar’s commercial marine diesel
Memphis punks Ex-Cult have announced “Summer Of Fear,” a brand new 7? single set for an August release. To accompany the announcement, the band has released the single’s B-side, an angry lo-fi cover of the West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band’s “1906.” It’s a fast, fuzzy affair that seems perfect for a sweaty crowd at […]
NEW YORK—Zeel Networks Inc., the New York startup and innovator of the on-demand massage, is muscling its way across the West Coast. The company agreed to buy San Francisco-based MassageNow, bolstering Zeel's market share in California...Show More Summary
Federal judges are being asked to reject the latest efforts by California cities that have partnered with trial lawyers to possibly impose millions of dollars of liability on corporations over products they haven’t made since the 1970s. On Monday, defendants in lawsuits brought by the cities of San Jose, Berkeley and [...]
Earlier this year saw the release of Animals Have Feelings, the latest full-length from West Coast beatmaker Samiyam. Now he’s dropped an unsettlingly trippy video for the album cut “Mirrors,” a hazy track featuring Earl Sweatshirt. The brief clip mostly features Earl’s face rapping in close-up, but the animation style (courtesy of director Ruff Mercy) […]
The relationship between news organizations and platform companies has become far closer far more quickly than anyone predicted. The increasing influence of a handful of West Coast companies is shaping every aspect of news production, distribution, and monetization. Show More Summary
For years San Francisco has been the West Coast playground and refuge of jazz musicians. Since 2013, those artists have had a permanent home at the SFJAZZ Center, the first-ever standalone structure in the country dedicated to jazz.Show More Summary
NASCAR returns after a week-long vacation and it felt good. Like, really good. And here we are, back on the west coast, for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 for the first road-course race of the season. Ten turns, 1.99 miles of asphalt snaking...Show More Summary
M83 are currently on tour behind their new album Junk. Now, the band have announced more dates that will extend into the fall. The North American leg of the tour includes two stops in New York and a trio of West Coast shows with Yeasayer. Show More Summary
Jill Holmes, Head of West Coast Development and Production for VH1, is leaving the network’s executive ranks after almost 18 years. She will depart her post in August, staying in the VH1 fold with a multi-year first-look deal. During...Show More Summary
Watch out, West Coast. Michael Bloomberg has you in his anti-sugar sights. Classic and Cherry Cokes in our pantry. Photo by Kay Bell. The former New York City mayor was a major financial backer of Philadelphia's beverage tax, providing around $1.6 million in support of the measure. Show More Summary