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Video Premiere: Soft Lions – “Soft as Lions”

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

Soft Lions

Photo by Chris Maroulakos

If you read Owl and Bear often — and really, why wouldn’t you — you’ve probably noticed that we’re big fans of Soft Lions. Continue reading…

San Diego: Win Tickets to See “Birdman” Starring Michael Keaton

We're giving away passes to Michael Keaton's acclaimed new movie

Oscar season is upon us, and amidst all the awards-baiting films about white women heroically mentoring minorities and Hobbits going into battle against evil CGI things, there’s one movie that really has us excited. Continue reading…

Live Review: Beck and Jenny Lewis at Bayou Music Center (Houston, TX), October 9, 2014

Jenny Lewis soared while Beck bored in Houston, TX

Beck and Jenny Lewis perform a show of mixed signals. Continue reading…

Live Review & Photos: Saintseneca at Soda Bar, October 8, 2014

The Columbus, OH band unfurled some beautiful folk harmonies

Saintseneca

Photos by Chris Maroulakos

With three openers, it was a while before a crowd of 30 attentive listeners and fans received the beautiful, folk harmonies of Saintseneca at the Soda Bar on Wednesday. Continue reading…


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