San Diego News
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]