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Live Review: Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden at Sleep Train Amphitheater; August 21, 2014

The two veteran bands proved little has changed in 20 years -- and that's a good thing

Nine Inch Nails in 2013 by Sylvia Borgo

Nine Inch Nails in 2013 by Sylvia Borgo

A double-headliner tour with Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails is paradoxically natural and surprising. Continue reading…

San Diego Shows of Interest, August 25 – 31, 2014

Our San Diego concert picks for the week

The New Kinetics

The New Kinetics

Here’s Owl and Bear’s patented list of the week’s promising/interesting/probably-won’t-suck San Diego concerts. Got suggestions? Put ‘em in the comments. Continue reading…

Film Review: Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

The sequel to 2005's 'Sin City' is too little, too late

Sin City A Dame to Kill For

When it comes to how much time should elapse between sequels, there tends to be a sweet spot. Continue reading…

Live Review & Photos: Foxygen and Gary Wilson at the Belly Up, August 13, 2014

The bands' Solana Beach show was an exercise in showmanship

Foxygen

Photos by Chris Maroulakos

Foxygen played the Belly Up — or, as frontman Sam France jokingly referred to it, the Hard Rock Cafe — on Wednesday. Continue reading…


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Nine Inch Nails in 2013 by Sylvia Borgo
Live Review: Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden at Sleep Train Amphitheater; August 21, 2014

The two veteran bands proved little has changed in 20 years -- and that's a good thing…

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Nine Inch Nails in 2013 by Sylvia Borgo
Live Review: Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden at Sleep Train Amphitheater; August 21, 2014

The two veteran bands proved little has changed in 20 years -- and that's a good thing…

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Live Review & Photos: Foxygen and Gary Wilson at the Belly Up, August 13, 2014

The bands' Solana Beach show was an exercise in showmanship…

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Interview: Buddy

We talked to Buddy before recent his San Diego show…

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The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 184

He steals love so he can feel alive…

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