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Video Premiere: Soft Lions – “Digital Girls”

Soft Lions - Digital Girls

Soft Lions vie for an indifferent crowd’s attention in their latest video

Live Photos: Sigur Rós at Copley Symphony Hall, September 23, 2016

Sigur Rós

Sigur Rós’ show searched for light in the darkness

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

The Return of the Owl and Bear Podcast

David Bowie by Jimmy King

Don’t call it a comeback

Contest: Win Tickets to See Kris Kristofferson and John Prine on 10/31

Kris Kristofferson and John Prine

The two legends will play the San Diego Civic Theatre on 10/31

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 187

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 186

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

Interview: Tristen


Nashville songwriter Tristen will perform at The Loft on Saturday

Video Premiere: Flaggs – “Got You Down”

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

O&B Guestcast vol. 6 – Diamond Lakes

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

Video Premiere: Soft Lions – “Soft as Lions”

Soft Lions

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 185

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

Flaggs Reform, Prep New Album


The San Diego band is back — with two new members

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 184

He steals love so he can feel alive

Live Review and Photos: Guided By Voices and Bobby Bare, Jr. at the Belly Up, June 14, 2014

Robert Pollard

Two great bands played the Belly Up on Saturday

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

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

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 183

Everyone’s afraid of me

Live Review & Photos: Bryan Ferry and Dawn Landes at Humphreys Concerts By the Bay, April 17, 2014

Bryan Ferry at Humphreys Concerts By the Bay

The sartorial songwriter drew a classy crowd to the venerable San Diego venue

Okapi Sun Plot Release of ‘Prisoners’

Okapi Sun

The San Diego band wants you to join their party

The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 182

What’s the point of even sleeping?

Live Photos: Dum Dum Girls at the Casbah, March 7, 2014

Dum Dum Girls

Dum Dum Girls kicked off their ‘Too True’ tour in San Diego

Live Review & Photos: White Denim and Clear Plastic Masks at the Casbah, February 9, 2014

The Austin psych-rockers played a jam-packed two hour set