Tag Archive | The Black Sands

Music (and romance) is in the air…

In honor of this silly little holiday I’ve put together a list of great local bands who happen to feature a couple in their lineup. Whether they fell for one another making rad tunes or decided to put together a band after making sweet music off stage these are some of our favorites. Who are […]

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7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 1 featuring Al Howard & Paul Moffat

7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 1 featuring Al Howard & Paul Moffat

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? I present to you, starting today, the 7 days of Soundsmas in San Diego. […]

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22 Day Song Challenge – Day 21: Your Favorite Song At This Time Last Year

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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Shifting All Along The Dial: Another Interview with Al Howard

This interview probably requires no introduction, but I’ll take a stab anyways. Al Howard’s bands have kept me busy this past year and I’m eternally grateful for finding his music and the paths it’s led me down. My first attempt at an interview came last February when the prolific artist offered some supremely interesting (and […]

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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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Start Again In The Month of May

Every month I like to highlight the shows I’m most looking forward to. I always end up adding some in along the way (for better or worse.) But here’s what I’m looking forward to in the glorious month of May. Let me know what your favorites upcoming shows are and I just might see you […]

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Should Have Known: The Heavy Guilt, Hills Like Elephants, The Black Sands, and Sundrop Electric at Soda Bar

I have been looking forward to seeing The Black Sands since I was made aware that Al Howard of The Heavy Guilt had a second band when I interviewed him back in February. Plus I rarely miss The Guilt, plus I have been meaning to check out Soda Bar, plus it was Friday, plus…. well, […]

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