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Soft Lions to Throw “FUNdraiser” Party for New Record


Soft Lions

The 4/2 show will also feature sets by The Schizophonics and Boy King



Today in Great Ideas: Splavender to Pair Music With Beers at Mike Hess Brewery


Splavender

The interactive 3/18 event features a hand-picked flight of beers



Mrs. Magician Announce New Album


Mrs. Magician

The local favorites are back



The Kabbs Celebrate Record Release at Whistle Stop


The Kabbs

The new record drops this Friday



The Redwoods Release Free Sampler


The Redwoods

The San Diego label has some songs it’d like to give you



Video Premiere: Normandie Wilson – “Dressed in Pink”


Normandie Wilson

The San Diego songwriter’s new album is out now



“A Concert for Nepal” to Benefit Earthquake Victims


A Concert for Nepal

The benefit show will be held at the Merrow on June 28



Video Premiere: Soft Lions – “Waitress”


Soft Lions - Waitress

We premiere the San Diego band’s dark new video



Video Premiere: Flaggs – “Take a Ride”


Flaggs - Take a Ride

Owl and Bear presents the San Diego band’s latest video



Bit Maps Get Busy Living


Bit Maps

Drew Andrews’ new band is releasing its debut album



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



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