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Live Review: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014 in Austin, TX


Fun Fun Fun Fest

FFF is safe from corporate festival bloat and pretension — for now



Live Review: The New Pornographers at North Park Theatre, October 18, 2014


The New Pornographers

The power-pop supergroup was in fine form at its San Diego show



Live Photos: Neko Case at House of Blues, September 11, 2013


Neko Case

The New Pornographers singer battled a cold in San Diego



The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 179


I got the roofies and the discothèque inside my mind



Poetic Memory: Nena Anderson (List)


The SD songwriter is participating in a benefit concert



Video: The Cave Singers – “Black Leaf”


The Seattle band plans a return to San Diego



My Morning Jacket Premiere Video for “Holdin’ On To Black Metal”


The band goes down the rabbit hole



Listen to Neko Case and Nick Cave’s Zombies Cover


Hear the horrific cover of “She’s Not There”



Contest: Win Michael Showalter’s Book, Get Into His Funny Pants


We’re giving away 6 copies of the State veteran’s new book.



Poetic Memory: Audra Mae (List)


L.A.’s Audra Mae is not your average folk singer-songwriter.



The New Pornographers Come Together (MP3)


Download the first single off the supergroup’s new album.



Owl and Bear’s Top Albums of 2009


The gang gets hyperbolic.



Neko Case Announces Summer Tour


Neko Case

A few months ago, Neko Case played a “secret show” at the Casbah, which was announced ahead of time on the underground Internet site MySpace. The show, designed to promote music enthusiasts TurboTax, was set to open its doors at 7pm and would only admit people on a first-come, first-serve basis. However, people on the […]



How to Hug Your Independent Record Store


Record Store

“Indie record stores,” says Chrys Hansen of Modern Music, the Caribbean’s most visited record store, “are where you go when you first realize there’s a whole new world of music for you to explore.” The Internet notwithstanding as perhaps one’s first stop when searching out what the world has to offer musically, Hansen’s words ring […]



MP3: Neko Case Blogs For Charity


Sure, everybody who has heard Neko Case knows she’s talented, and everybody who has seen her knows she’s beautiful. But did you know she’s also a good person? Turns out Ms. Case is unveiling the first single off her forthcoming Middle Cyclone album in a very classy way: by making a $5 donation to charity […]



Review: San Diego Street Scene; September 19, 2008


San Diego’s annual Street Scene festival was truly a sight to behold. A large section of San Diego’s downtown and West Village was sectioned off and made home to four stages, forty bands, and thousands upon thousands of voracious music lovers. From bros rolling joints to cute hipster chicks with flasks taped to their thighs, […]