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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


st._vincent

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



Here’s the Second Half of the Owl and Bear-Presented Midnight Series at the Ken


Taxi Driver

Films include Taxi Driver, This is Spanal Tap, and Mean Girls



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