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Live Review & Photos: The Used, Every Time I Die, Marmozets, and The Eeries at House of Blues, April 3, 2015


The Used

Rock and roll will never die



Live Review & Photos: Tweedy and the Minus 5 at Balboa Theatre, March 24, 2015


Tweedy at Balboa Theatre by Leslie Kalohi

Jeff Tweedy and son treated San Diego to a nearly two-hour set



Live Review & Photos: Juliana Hatfield and The Burning of Rome at the Belly Up, March 18, 2015


Juliana Hatfield by Leslie Kalohi

Juliana Hatfield played her seminal album, “Become What You Are” in its entirety at the Belly Up



Live Review & Photos: The Twilight Sad and Port St. Willow at The Irenic, March 13, 2015


The Twilight Sad by Sylvia Borgo

The Twilight Sad played the final show of their U.S. tour at the Irenic



Live Review & Photos: A Place To Bury Strangers at The Casbah, March 11, 2015


A Place To Bury Strangers By Rocío Flores

New York’s A Place To Bury Strangers put on a brutally loud Casbah show



Interview & Photos: Empires


Empires by Sylvia Borgo

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



Live Review and Photos: Cold War Kids at the Observatory North Park, February 25, 2015


Photo credit: Sylvia Borgo

Cold War Kids brought a crowd of teenages to the Observatory North Park



Live Review and Photos: Gregory Alan Isakov, February 22, 2015 at The Irenic


Photo credit: Sylvia Borgo

Gregory Alan Isakov played to a rapt Irenic



Video: Hey Rosetta! – “What Arrows”


Hey Rosetta

Canadian septet Hey Rosetta! will play the Soda Bar on March 10



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 & Photos: Tears for Fears at the Belly Up, December 9, 2014


Tears for Fears by Sylvia Borgo

The English band played to a sold-out Belly Up



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 Review & Photos: The Black Keys and Jake Bugg at Viejas Arena, November 9, 2014


The Black Keys by Leslie Kalohi

The Black Keys put on an impeccable sounding show at Viejas Arena



Video Premiere: Flaggs – “Got You Down”


Flaggs - Got You Down

The San Diego band celebrates its return with a video pool party



Interview: Young Rebel Set


Young Rebel Set

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



Video Premiere: Soft Lions – “Soft as Lions”


Soft Lions

We proudly present the San Diego band’s music video debut



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



Live Review & Photos: Arctic Monkeys at the SDSU Open Air Theater, August 6, 2014


Arctic Monkeys by Sylvia Borgo

Swooning ensued at Arctic Monkeys’s recent SDSU show



Live Review & Photos: Weezer at the Del Mar Fair, August 2, 2014


Weezer by Sylvia Borgo

’90s icons Weezer brought the hits to Del Mar



Live Review & Photos: The Soft White Sixties at House of Blues San Diego, July 22, 2014


The Soft White Sixties by Sylvia Borgo

San Francisco’s The Soft White Sixties won new fans in San Diego



Flaggs Reform, Prep New Album


Flaggs

The San Diego band is back — with two new members



Song Premiere: Erik Canzona – “Anchor Me”


Erik Canzona

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



“Undefeated” Bobby Bare, Jr. Returns to San Diego


Bobby Bare, Jr.

The celebrated songwriter brings his new record and a documentary to San Diego