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Live Photos: SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque at House of Blues, July 26, 2014


Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque

SuicideGirls brought their burlesque show to town for Comic-Con



Film Review: Boyhood


Boyhood

Richard Linklater’s lyrical new film speaks to the child in all of us



Song Premiere: Erik Canzona – “Anchor Me”


Erik Canzona

The Heavy Guilt singer will drop his solo debut on July 29



Film Review: Life Itself


Life Itself

A new documentary profiles the life of Roger Ebert



Live Photos: Veruca Salt at the Roxy (Los Angeles), June 27, 2014


Veruca Salt

The reunited band’s LA show was a joyous affair



Live Photos: Jessica Lea Mayfield and The Midnight Pine at the Casbah, June 21, 2014


Jessica Lea Mayfield

Mayfield made her head sing for the San Diego crowd



Film Review: Edge of Tomorrow


Edge of Tomorrow

Tom Cruise returns with a sci-fi take on ‘Groundhog Day’



Live Photos: M.I.A. at Soma San Diego, May 30, 2014


M.I.A. at Soma San Diego

The charismatic rapper brought her ‘Matangi’ tour to the all-ages venue



Double Song Premiere: The Midnight Pine – “Buried” and “Caution”


The Midnight Pine by Rebecca Joelson

Download two free tracks from the new album ‘Buried,’ out on June 14



Soft Lions Crank Up the ‘Energy’


Soft Lions

The San Diego trio will release its “Earth Energy” EP on June 7



Film Review: A Million Ways to Die in the West


A Million Ways to Die in the West

Seth MacFarlane’s sharpshooting satire hits more than it misses



Owl and Bear Presents Summer Midnight Series at the Ken


Hedwig and the Angry Inch

The 16-week movie series kicks off June 14



Film Review: X-Men: Days of Future Past


X-Men Days of Future Past

The latest X-Men film atones for the franchise’s own checkered past



Live Photos: The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger at the Casbah, May 16, 2014


The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger

Sean Lennon’s band played a ’60s-inspired set in San Diego



Film Review: Godzilla (2014)


Godzilla 2014

The new Godzilla succeeds where previous versions failed



Song Premiere: A Treachery of Sound – “Turn the Other Cheek”


A Treachery of Sound

A new recording project features 20 of San Diego’s top musicians



Erika Davies Looking to Fund New Album


Erika Davies

The local singer has started a Kickstarter page to fund her new CD



Song Premiere: Deadphones – “M.C.B.M”


Deadphones

Download the ex-Cuckoo Chaos band’s single for free



Film Review: Mistaken for Strangers


Mistaken for Strangers

A new documentary grants unprecedented access to The National



Interview: Erik Jourgensen


Erik Jourgensen

The San Diego composer talks about his upcoming film ‘Callejero’



Song Premiere: Diatribes – “Exile on Lisbon”


Diatribes

San Diego’s Diatribes unveil their second single



Live Photos: Hills Like Elephants, Boy King, and Jimmy Ruelas at the Casbah, March 8, 2014


Hills Like Elephants

Hills Like Elephants headed up a top-shelf lineup for their EP release party



Live Photos: Dum Dum Girls at the Casbah, March 7, 2014


Dum Dum Girls

Dum Dum Girls kicked off their ‘Too True’ tour in San Diego



Live Photos: Angel Olsen at Soda Bar, March 1, 2014


Angel Olsen at Soda Bar

The folk musician’s San Diego set left the crowd speechless