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Live Review & Photos: Prophets of Rage at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, October 15, 2016

Prophets of Rage

Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy, and Cypress Hill joined forces

Live Review & Photos: The Naked and Famous and The Chain Gang of 1974

The Naked and Famous

“Like punching in a dream breathing life into my nightmare.”

Live Review & Photos: Tegan and Sara at the Observatory North Park, September 25, 2016

Tegan and Sara

The indie-pop duo played a flawless show in North Park

Live Photos: Local Natives and Charlotte Day Wilson at Observatory North Park, September 15, 2016

Local Natives

Local Natives never let the energy lag at their recent San Diego show

Live Review & Photos: The Kills at Observatory North Park, September 4, 2016

The Kills

The duo made a triumphant return to San Diego

Live Review: The Black Heart Procession at the Casbah, August 24, 2016

Pall Jenkins

The local legends played a joyous reunion show in their hometown

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 & Photos: Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, August 4, 2016

Kenny Chesney

The country star made his long-awaited return to San Diego

Live Review & Photos: “Weird Al” Yankovic at Cal Coast Open Air Theatre

Weird Al Yankovic

The master of parodies put on a wildly entertaining show

Live Review & Photos: Duran Duran and Chic with Nile Rodgers at Sleep Train Ampitheatre, August 2, 2016

Duran Duran

The ’80s giants were joined by one of the funkiest bands in existence

Live Review & Photos: Blink-182, A Day to Remember, and The All-American Rejects at Viejas Arena, July 22, 2016

Blink-182 at Viejas Arena

Tom DeLonge’s replacement breathed new life into Blink-182

Live Review & Photos: M. Ward and Nice as Fuck at the Belly Up, July 12, 2016

M. Ward at the Belly Up

Jenny Lewis’ new band brought out M. Ward’s inner rocker

Live Review: Toad the Wet Sprocket and Rusted Root at Observatory North Park

Rusted Root

The two bands proved they’re just as vital now as they were in the ’90s

Live Review & Photos: Buckethead at the Music Box, June 21, 2016

Buckethead at The Music Box San Diego June 21, 2016

The masked musician showed off his guitar and nunchuck skills

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.

Live Review & Photos: James Taylor at Valley View Casino Center, June 18, 2016

James Taylor

The songwriter had San Diego in his mind

Live Review: Eric Bachmann and John Meeks at Soda Bar, June 5, 2016

Eric Bachmann

The Archers of Loaf singer and the San Diego crooner made for a great team

The 10 Best Lesser-Known Prince Songs


We share our favorite deep cuts from The Purple One

Live Review & Photos: Brad Paisley at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, May 21, 2016

Brad Paisley at Sleep Train Amphitheatre

The country star brought his guitar prowess to San Diego

Live Review & Photos: Frightened Rabbit at the Belly Up, May 21, 2016

Frightened Rabbit by Sylvia Borgo

The Scottish band made a triumphant return to San Diego

Live Photos: The Cure and The Twilight Sad at Sleep Train Amphitheater, May 20, 2016

Photos by Sylvia Borgo

The two bands played a sold-out show in Chula Vista

Live Review: Andrew Bird at the Music Box, May 13, 2016

Andrew Bird

The minstrel and his band battled jet lag in San Diego

Live Review: Los Lobos and X at the Observatory North Park, May 8, 2016

Los  Lobos

The two bands proved that being punk and getting older aren’t mutually exclusive

Live Review & Photos: CityBeat Festival of Beers 2016

CityBeat Festival of Beers

San Diegans gathered in North Park to enjoy local band and breweries