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Live Review: Guns N’ Roses at Qualcomm Stadium, August 22, 2016


Guns N Roses

The ’80s band’s reunion was a dream come true for fans



Live Review: George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic at the Belly Up, June 23, 2016


George Clinton

It would have been easy for one to conclude that George Clinton was not pleased with his Belly Up audience’s reception.



Interview: George Clinton Keeps Funkin’ Things Up


George Clinton

We spoke with the funk legend ahead of his 6/23 Belly Up show



The 10 Best Lesser-Known Prince Songs


Prince

We share our favorite deep cuts from The Purple One



Film Review: Sing Street


Sing Street

John Carney’s new coming-of-age film strikes a chord



Live Review: Gary Clark Jr. at House of Blues San Diego, March 11, 2016


Gary Clark Jr

The versatile musician channeled blues, jazz, gospel, and Hendrix



Live Review: Lake Street Dive at Observatory North Park, February 24, 2016


Lake Street Dive

The four-piece ponied up an entertaining set in San Diego



Live Review: Cheap Trick at the Belly Up, December 15, 2015


Photo credit: Lou Brutus

Solana Beach surrendered to the recent Hall of Fame inductees



Review: The Nervous Wreckords – The Nervous Wreckord (Part 1)


The Nervous Wreckord Part 1

The San Diego band has a new five-song EP



Live Review: Van Halen at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, September 30, 2015


Van Halen

The tumultuous ’80s band held it together for a San Diego show



Live Review: Neon Trees at KAABOO Del Mar, September 19, 2015


Neon Trees

The band delivered an electrifying performance at the first annual Kaaboo festival



Live Review & Photos: Imagine Dragons and Metric at Viejas Arena, July 21, 2015


Imagine Dragons at Viejas Arena

The band’s San Diego show was more than just smoke and mirrors



Album Review: George Ezra – “Wanted on Voyage”


George Ezra - Wanted On Voyage

The “Budapest” singer-songwriter releases an impressive debut