Mission Viejo High School

DIY band Peach Tree Rascals is ready to bloom

DIY band Peach Tree Rascals is ready to bloom

Peach Tree Rascals say their development has been entirely organic. Their ethnic backgrounds can be traced across the globe, but vocalists Issac Pech, Tarrek Abdel-Khaliq, Joseph Barros, producer Dominic Pizano, and creative director Jorge Olazaba met during high...

ComplexCon brings hip-hop, art and fashion to Long Beach

ComplexCon brings hip-hop, art and fashion to Long Beach

ComplexCon is returning to Long Beach, Calif. on Nov. 2 and 3 for the fourth year in a row, featuring a lineup of artists and exhibits more impressive than ever before. The event comes after the successful debut of ComplexCon Chicago in July. Complex has cut the fat...

Real Street Festival brings hip-hop back to Orange County

Real Street Festival brings hip-hop back to Orange County

Orange County hip-hop fans have longed for an established festival in the area for years, and finally their hopes are fulfilled. Real Street Festival is coming to the Honda Center in Anaheim on August 10 and 11, featuring a lineup of some of the hottest figures in...

Review: Things hidden from ‘Booksmart’

Review: Things hidden from ‘Booksmart’

The new coming-of-age movie "Booksmart's" so-called box-office "failure" was the catalyst for its reputation as a new, seemingly irrelevant high school comedy that belongs more on Netflix than it does the big screen. Abandoning penchants for honest and markedly funny...