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Live Photos & Interview: “Star Girls” Burlesque


Star Wars Burlesque

Is Star Wars mixed with burlesque something you’d be interested in?



Toad the Wet Sprocket Conquer Their “Fear”


Toad the Wet Sprocket

The band will celebrate the 20th anniversary of its album “Fear” in San Diego



Interview: George Clinton Keeps Funkin’ Things Up


George Clinton

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



Interview & Photos: Frank Turner


Frank Turner by Sylvia Borgo

O&B contributor Sylvia Borgo chatted with Frank Turner before his House of Blues show



Interview: Ash


Ash by Sylvia Borgo

Sylvia Borgo spoke with Irish trio Ash before their recent Music Box show



Interview: Strange Talk


Strange-Talk-04-JesseObrien

The synthpop band plays Soda Bar on October 20



Interview: Strangers in a Fire (NSFW)


Strangers in a Fire

We talk to the photographers who have San Diego’s musicians stripping bare



Interview: Atlas Genius


Atlas Genius by Paley Fairman

The Australian band will play House of Blues on September 2



Book Review: Clash By Night


Clash by Night

We interview the editors of a new poetry anthology inspired by London Calling



Interview: Dreamers


Dreamers by Sylvia Borgo

MP3: Interview – Dreamers [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Owl and Bear contributor Sylvia Borgo sat down with the three members of Brooklyn band Dreamers before their recent House of Blues show. 



Interview: The Suffers


The Suffers

Drugs are expensive — listen to The Suffers



Interview: Life In Film


Life in Film by Sylvia Borgo

We talked to Life In Film before their recent show with the Wombats



Interview: Diamond Lakes


Diamond Lakes

The local band reveals its influences, aspirations, and favorite cartoons



Interview & Photos: Empires


Empires by Sylvia Borgo

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



Interview & Photos: Midge Ure


Midge Ure by Sylvia Borgo

Ultravox singer Midge Ure talked to us about the music business, Band Aid 30, his new album, and more



Interview and Photos: The Twilight Sad


The Twilight Sad by Sylvia Borgo

We talked to the Scottish band The Twilight Sad after their M-Theory in-store



Interview: Tristen


Tristen

Nashville songwriter Tristen will perform at The Loft on Saturday



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


Gary Hankins & the Summer Knowledge

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



Interview: Dan Mangan and Kenton Loewen


Dan Mangan by Sylvia Borgo

We talked to Dan Mangan before his recent Casbah show



Interview: Young Rebel Set


Young Rebel Set

England’s Young Rebel Set talked to us before their recent Casbah show



Interview: Better Than Ezra


Better than Ezra by Sylvia Borgo

Louisiana’s Better Than Ezra sat down with us before their recent Belly Up show



Interview: The Soft White Sixties


The Soft White Sixties by Sylvia Borgo

The San Francisco band plays the Belly Up tonight



Interview: Buddy


Buddy

We talked to Buddy before recent his San Diego show



Soft Lions Crank Up the ‘Energy’


Soft Lions

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