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Live Review: Tim Barry, Jenny Owen Youngs, and Cory Branan at the Casbah, March 20, 2015

The former Avail frontman was joined by two other singer-songwriters

Tim Barry by pooruglyhappy

Tim Barry by pooruglyhappy

Three singer-songwriters performed at the Casbah on Friday night. Continue reading…

Live Review: Epicenter Festival at the Forum (Los Angeles), March 14, 2015

The festival featured Korn, Limp Bizkit, House of Pain, P.O.D., and more

Photos by Paul A. Hebert

Photos by Paul A. Hebert

The 6th annual Epicenter Festival was held at the Forum in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 14. Continue reading…

Live Review: Trampled by Turtles at Observatory North Park, March 19, 2015

The Minnesota band traded energy for polish in San Diego

Photo by Ruth Johnston

Photo by Ruth Johnston

If last Thursday’s sold-out Trampled by Turtles show at the Observatory North Park was any indication, San Diegans are just as enthusiastic about boot-stomping bluegrass as anyone from the band’s native Minnesota. Continue reading…

San Diego Shows of Interest, March 23 – 29, 2015

Our recommended San Diego concerts for the week

Jeff Tweedy by Tristan Loper

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…


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Catfish and the Bottlemen by Sylvia Borgo
Live Review & Photos: Catfish and The Bottlemen at the Merrow, February 8, 2015

Welsh quartet Catfish and The Bottlemen whipped fans into a frenzy…

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Live Review & Photos: Kongos at House of Blues, March 9, 2015

San Diegans got to see that rock band that has accordion…

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Live Review: Tim Barry, Jenny Owen Youngs, and Cory Branan at the Casbah, March 20, 2015

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Interview & Photos: Empires

Sylvia Borgo recently spoke with Tom Conrad and Mike Steger of the Chicago ban Empires…

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Interview & Photos: Empires

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