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Film Review: Trainwreck


Trainwreck

Trainwreck is a perfect vehicle for Amy Schumer — for better and worse



Live Photos: Veruca Salt at Soda Bar, July 8, 2015


Veruca Salt

The ’90s band picked up right where it left off



Film Review: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl


Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

The Sundance sensation deserves every bit of its praise



San Diego: Win Tickets to See “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”


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We’re giving away passes to the Sundance hit



Bit Maps Get Busy Living


Bit Maps

Drew Andrews’ new band is releasing its debut album



Live Photos: Elvis Perkins at the Hideout, May 11, 2015


Elvis Perkins

The Hideout served as Perkins’ very own deer land for the night



The Kids in the Hall Get Sketchy in San Diego


The Kids in the Hall

The Canadian comedy troupe will perform at the Balboa Theater on June 3



Film Review: While We’re Young


While Were Young

Noah Baumbach’s latest film has some fatal flaws



Video Premiere: Botanica Chango – “The Juice”


Botanica Chango

The band’s new video takes you on a tour of San Diego’s seedy underbelly



Donate Food and You’ll Get Cheap Drinks at the Hideout This Weekend


Food for Grooves

Get discounted drinks when you donate food at the Hideout this weekend



Live Review: Mike Birbiglia at Balboa Theatre, December 5, 2014


Mike Birbiglia

The “Thank God for Jokes” tour marks a turning point in the comedian’s career



Live Photos: Flaggs and Soft Lions at the Casbah, November 19, 2014


Flaggs

Flaggs unveiled their three-song ‘Beach in Her Hair’ EP



Video Premiere: Gary Hankins & the Summer Knowledge – “Feelin'”


Gary Hankins & the Summer Knowledge

We present the video from San Diego’s exciting new supergroup



Live Photos: Gary Hankins & the Summer Knowledge at the Tin Can, October 31, 2014


Gary Hankins & the Summer Knowledge

The band donned masks for its Halloween EP release show



Live Photos: Jenny Lewis at House of Blues, October 25, 2014


Jenny Lewis

The singer/songwriter captivated a crowd of devotees



Film Review: Birdman


Birdman

The excellent new film gives Michael Keaton the role of a lifetime



San Diego: Win Tickets to See “Birdman” Starring Michael Keaton


BIRDMAN One Sheet

We’re giving away passes to Michael Keaton’s acclaimed new movie



Live Photos: Ben Kweller at the Casbah, October 1, 2014


Ben Kweller at the Casbah San Diego

The singer/songwriter’s San Diego set was a return to pop-punk form



San Diego: Win Tickets to See “St. Vincent” Starring Bill Murray


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We’re giving away passes to Bill Murray’s latest comedy



Live Photos: Lykke Li at the North Park Theatre, September 22, 2014


Lykke Li at the North Park Theatre, San Diego

The Swedish singer put on an incredible show



Film Review: This is Where I Leave You


This is Where I Leave You

The new dramedy lets its ensemble cast shine



Live Photos: Mini Mansions at Bar Pink, September 13, 2014


Mini Mansions

The band’s set was a highlight of this year’s San Diego Music Thing



Film Review: Sin City: A Dame to Kill For


Sin City A Dame to Kill For

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



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


Foxygen

The bands’ Solana Beach show was an exercise in showmanship