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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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7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 4 featuring Butch Rosser & Natalie Watson-Webber

7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 4 featuring Butch Rosser & Natalie Watson-Webber

In honor of the holiday season I posed a question to some of my favorite musicians, writers, and fans in the San Diego music scene: What gift would you like to give to which San Diego musician, or band, and why? The 7 days of Soundsmas in San Diego continues (click here for past days). […]

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22 Day Song Challenge – Day 12: A Song That You Wish You Heard On The Radio

If you need to catch up on what it is we’re doing here check out the post from Day 1 and meet our panel of rad here. Or click on their names below to see their band page or stalk them on social media. They like that. Feel free to answer each prompt for yourself in the comments […]

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Show Preview: 91X’s Holiday Bonus Show featuring Metric, Beast Patrol, and Grand Tarantula at House of Blues

When 91X announced their “Holiday Bonus” show I did one of my famous (in my own head) happy dances. A Saturday show (12/8) at a great venue (House of Blues) with a trio of bands I’d love to see live on a good stage. Grand Tarantula has been on my radar for about a year […]

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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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This is Real Life: The Nervous Wreckords, Grand Tarantula, and Midnight Rivals at Anthology

I have a huge crush… on Anthology. This venue is everything I want to be in life- hip, fun, and attractive to lots of diverse people. The crowds always range in age and style and the bands are a reflection of the audience, with an eclectic assortment of acts coming through each day. I want […]

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121 Reasons I Love Music: 45-55

Some nights I fall asleep to sweet, pretty songs. “There It Was” by Gomez. Some mornings my very first thought is “I need music.” “Dream Machine” by Mark Farina featuring Sean Hayes. Road trips are that much better with a soundtrack. “October” by Broken Bells. When I need a push during my workout I can […]

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