Tag Archive | the steelwells

7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 7 featuring Sandy Myskowski, Rick Ostop & Jen Van Tieghem

7 Days of Soundsmas in San Diego – Day 7 featuring Sandy Myskowski, Rick Ostop & Jen Van Tieghem

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 ends today (click here for past […]

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Where You Want To Be: The Steelwells Residency at Casbah June 3, 10, 17, & 25

Where You Want To Be: The Steelwells Residency at Casbah June 3, 10, 17, & 25

Putting together an out-of-town residency is a challenge for any band. Add to that two additional residencies (albeit a bit closer to home) all in one month and you’ve got the madness The Steelwells have created for themselves. The OC five-piece is fond of playing San Diego and carefully chose The Casbah to line up 4 […]

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“Dead Song” by The Steelwells Finds Life at The Lost Ark Studio

Update: There’s a video for the song up now!  On The Steelwells’ first EP, Shallow on the Draft, the softer side of the band was highlighted by singer Joey Winter’s emotionally charged lyrics. Keys and strings echoed a sense of yearning and the tunes were filled frailty. On their newest EP, Cool Kids, each member’s […]

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San Diego Shows To See – April 2013

This preview comes with an announcement of sorts that we find really excited. Yes, I said we. Some lovely writers are joining the Sounds in San Diego team and a couple are dipping their toes in with preview blurbs below. Matt Baldwin dove in headfirst last week with a review of The Heavy Guilt’s new […]

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Keep Yourself Warm: Upcoming Shows To Shake Off The Cold

Somehow I made it halfway through the month without doing a monthly preview- I blame this stupid cold weather. So here’s a handful of shows to finish up the month (and a couple to kickoff February). Mark your calendars accordingly. Jan. 21 – Family Wagon, Schitzophonics, & Rusty Maples at The Casbah: I already did […]

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My Top 11 Musical Moments of 2012

Warning: Like much of my life and my posts, this shit is all about me. This year has been incredibly awesome- mostly because of my relationship with music and especially the music in San Diego. So below you’ll find my personal highlights of the year. I’d love to know what musically momentous occasions made your […]

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EP Review: “Cool Kids” by The Steelwells

When I began listening The Steelwells  first EP, Shallow on the Draft I fell for its somber songs and melancholy melodies – what I like to call heartbreak delicious. And now on their new live EP, Cool Kids, the guys have found another side to their sound with a collection of four songs that offer […]

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