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Where You Want To Be: Montapalooza 2013, a Benefit Show with Trouble in the Wind, Taken by Canadians, & More

It’s easy to think about taking a negative experience and making it into a positive, it’s an entirely different thing to have the strength to do so. After hearing about Montapalooza 2013 and the circumstances that brought it into being I was honored to have a chat with organizer, Monty Hemming to find out more […]

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They’re Comin’: The Styletones Featured in “Got Milk?” Commercial Airing During Super Bowl XLVII

While most of the country is buzzing about Harbowl or Super Baugh *groan*, San Diego music-fans are stoked about today’s big game for an entirely different reason. A song recorded by beloved local funk-soul group The Styletones, and starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, will air during the second quarter of today’s Super Bowl. The spot is […]

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Live At The Belly Up: Dead Feather Moon, The Tilt, and The Styletones Set The Bar High

Showing some serious love for local music, KPBS has begun filming a music series called “Live At The Belly Up.” Choosing North County’s finest venue they are setting up diverse lineups to record shows with and will air starting them in January 2013. Last week’s show taping featured an eclectic bill with The Styletones, The […]

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Halloween-ish Playlist: Is There A Ghost In My House?

I noticed recently that the word “ghost” appears in a shit ton of songs in my Spotify library. So in honor of All Hallow’s Eve I compiled my top eleven songs featuring the word in the title. Not really a Halloween playlist so to speak but… whatever. Here we go gals and ghouls (facepalm): I […]

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Just A Little Heat: August Show Preview

It never fails as soon as a month is looking destitute for shows an onslaught of invites and announcements rain down on me like manna from the heavens. Live music feeds my soul and this month looks poised to keep me sustained. Dance with me, won’t you? 8/4 The Black Sands and Old Tiger at […]

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Losing My Mind to Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg at Coachella

Losing My Mind to Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg at Coachella

I have to be honest, I went to the Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg set very excited, but this wasn’t the set I was initially the most excited to see at the Coachella Valley Music Festival.  By the end of the performance, however, it had blown every other set out of the water, and my […]

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Saturday Song Obsession & Summation of Sounds – 4/21/12

Saturday Song Obsession & Summation of Sounds – 4/21/12

Someone told me to give  The White Buffalo a try with the recommendation that his voice would “give me chills.” With praise like that- how could I refuse? As I listened to his haunting voice it seemed familiar. After a little digging (thank god for the interwebs) I found this- The White Buffalo (aka Jake […]

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