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Society For Long Beach Music Launches with Inaugural Show in Honor of Co-Founder Markus Manley

Though the loss of Long Beach innovator and music lover Markus Manley is still being felt, the many who discussed ideas with him are moving forward in the spirit of Markus’s own dedication—including the Society for Long Beach Music, one of the many things Markus had his hands in, hosting their inaugural acoustic show in his honor.


Long Beach Rapper Christ Bearer In Stable Condition After Suicide Attempt

Andre “Christ Bearer” Johnson, the Long Beach rap artist who allegedly severed his own penis before throwing himself out the second story window of his North Hollywood apartment Wednesday morning, is in stable condition at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where doctors were unsuccessful in reattaching his mutilated genitalia.


'Snapshots From The Epicenter' Documents 30 Years of Long Beach Punks

A mellow wine bar is probably the last place you’d expect to see an art exhibit of gritty live punk photography, but in Long Beach, the love of local music makes the odd connection seamless. Since March 8, more than 70 photos from across 30 years of Long Beach concerts have wallpapered the exposed brick interior of 4th Street Vine, arresting customers with nearly a lifetime of work from L.A. Record Truck owner Kirk Dominguez and his partner in photo crime, Jenn Kitner.