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The Owl and Bear Podcast: July 2016


Featuring Dinosaur Jr., The Julie Ruin, and Mexrissey

The Owl and Bear Podcast: June 2016

Margo Price

Our June podcast includes Margo Price, Mrs. Magician, The Kills, and more

The Owl and Bear Podcast: May 2016

Frightened Rabbit

Our new podcast includes tracks by Céu, Courtney Barnett, Frightened Rabbit, and more

The Owl and Bear Podcast: April 2016

The Regrettes

April’s podcast includes The Regrettes, Wild Powwers, Iggy Pop, and Kanye West

The Owl and Bear Podcast: March 2016

The Castillians

Featuring Kendrick Lamar, The Castillians, Violent Femmes, and more

The Owl and Bear Podcast: February 2016

PJ Harvey

Tracks by Beirut, PJ Harvey, PWR BTTM, and more

The Return of the Owl and Bear Podcast

David Bowie by Jimmy King

Don’t call it a comeback

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

Live Review and Interview: Spandau Ballet at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay, July 30, 2015

Spandau Ballet

The 80’s mega band played to a charmed Humphreys crowd

Interview: Dreamers

Dreamers by Sylvia Borgo

MP3: Interview – Dreamers Owl and Bear contributor Sylvia Borgo sat down with the three members of Brooklyn band Dreamers before their recent House of Blues show. 

Interview: Life In Film

Life in Film by Sylvia Borgo

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 187


We’ll take what we want and give the rest away

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 186


Hey Charley, for Chrissakes. Do you wanna know the truth of it?

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: Dan Mangan and Kenton Loewen

Dan Mangan by Sylvia Borgo

We talked to Dan Mangan before his recent Casbah show

O&B Guestcast vol. 6 – Diamond Lakes


San Diego’s Diamond Lakes will celebrate the release of its inaugural EP this Saturday

Interview: Young Rebel Set

Young Rebel Set

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 185


When I’m looking in the mirror, I remember the bad things I did

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 184


He steals love so he can feel alive

Interview: Buddy


We talked to Buddy before recent his San Diego show

Live Photos and Interview: Nathaniel Rateliff at the Soda Bar, May 23, 2014

Photo by Sylvia Borgo

The Colorado songwriter brought his band to San Diego