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SISD: What’s Up This Weekend?! June 27 – 28

SISD: What’s Up This Weekend?! June 27 – 28

If you’ve never seen the talented Steph Johnson perform, this Sunday, June 28 you have the best excuse to change that. Johnson, along with other musicians and community members, have put together the “Benefit Concert for Nepal by the San Diego Community.” It will start at 6 p.m. at The Merrow in Hillcrest and feature […]

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Help Triumph of the Wild kickstart their new album

Triumph of the Wild need a hand getting their next record “We Come With The Dust” made: a hand with some cash in it. The San Diego duo’s Kickstarter campaign has less than a week to go to get their project funded. With the money raised, they plan to press vinyl, make CDS, and create merch and […]

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Where You Want To Be: Food for Live Grooves – Dec. 19, 20 & 21 at The Hideout

Where You Want To Be: Food for Live Grooves – Dec. 19, 20 & 21 at The Hideout

More info to come on this food drive at The Hideout sponsored by San Diego Young Philanthropists, Sounds in San Diego (hey! that’s us!) and Owl and Bear and benefitting Mama’s Kitchen. Mark your calendar and we’ll see you this weekend! More info from MeetUp.com here.

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Friday Find – San Diego Music Award Nominees – 9/12/14

Friday Find – San Diego Music Award Nominees – 9/12/14

The end of voting season for the San Diego Music Awards is in sight – it closes Monday, Sept. 15 to be exact. And while I devoted a much bigger section to this last year, this year seems to have snuck up on me. So this Friday Find is dedicated to some nominees (and snubs) that myself […]

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Friday Find – “We’re Gonna Get You High” by Grand Tarantula

The long wait for new tunes by Grand Tarantula is (almost) over. Their Slime Times EP will be out at the end of July and to end June they’re playing a kick ass show hosted by our friends at OfShowsAndBurritos.com. This Saturday, June 28 at Ken Club with the likes of Teenage Exorcists (another Friday Find […]

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Friday Find – “At The Seams” by Trouble in the Wind – 5/9/14

Friday Find – “At The Seams” by Trouble in the Wind – 5/9/14

The latest Trouble in the Wind album, Slide Rock, contains a whopping 16 tracks. Picking a favorite from the collection of tightly knit tracks is difficult but “At The Seams” is high on my list. I only wish it were twice as long. The song is a shining example of what TITW does so well- building urgency and power as […]

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Friday Find – “God of Small Things” by The Burning of Rome – 5/2/14

Friday Find – “God of Small Things” by The Burning of Rome – 5/2/14

The Burning of Rome had me hooked from the first time I heard them, almost two years ago, at a live performance on the Lafayette hotel’s back patio (also a show where I fell in love with a couple of other favorite local rock groups). Having sung, danced and head-banged to the intense, uplifting energy […]

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