smoking1
Oct. 3 2012
After a two-year break, North County math-rockers Japandi are getting back together for a couple of shows during the winter holidays
iiwu
Oct. 3 2012
The new album from Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, Mature Themes, has got to be the weirdest thing I've heard all year
music(2)
Oct. 1 2012
When William Bensussen was cutting his teeth as a DJ and producer in San Diego, he had a tough time getting noticed. Police would shut down his parties and shows. People didn't seem interested in the music...
iiwu
Sept. 25 2012
Wednesday, Sept. 26PLAN A: Bebel Gilberto Trio, DJ Karlos Paez @ Belly Up Tavern. The daughter of Brazilian bossa nova giant João Gilberto, New York-born singer Bebel Gilberto gives the tropical...
smoking2
Sept. 25 2012
I've always hated Sam Goody. For me, the retail chain has embodied everything that sucks about mainstream music
smoking1
Sept. 25 2012
After spending 16 months in Arizona, experimentalcomposer / drummer Nathan Hubbard has moved back to San Diego with hiswife and two kids so that his wife could take a job in the city
smoking2
Sept. 19 2012
The labor union representing musicians in San Diego County is not happy with Boston alt-punk songwriter Amanda Palmer
smoking1
Sept. 19 2012
Indie-rockers Pinback played a memorable show at Sunset Temple for San Diego Music Thing last Saturday night, but it could've ended in disaster.
iiwu
Sept. 19 2012
Six Organs of Admittance main guy Ben Chasny really cuts loose on his new album, Ascent
fa-music
Sept. 19 2012
Home to picturesque beaches and sprawling suburbs, North County isn't exactly known as a hotspot for music. But that might change with the help of the Carlsbad Music Festival
music
Sept. 18 2012
Saul Williams has been on tour lately, promoting a new collection of poetry called Chorus: A Literary Mixtape. Though he often performs with a band, this time he's doing spoken word
smoking2
Sept. 12 2012
Is San Diego Music Thing on its way to becoming San Diego's version of South by Southwest? Methinks that might be the case.
smoking1
Sept. 12 2012
Singer-songwriter Kelsea Rae Little is recovering steadily after getting hit by a car two weeks ago
music
Sept. 12 2012
Former MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer may be one of punk's founding fathers, but he's looking pretty grandfatherly these days
iiwu
Sept. 12 2012
Fiona Apple makes it all worthwhile: Guided by fierce vocal melodies and homemade percussion, her stunning new album, The Idler Wheel, is raw, beautiful and almost frighteningly intimate
smoking2
Sept. 5 2012
At North Park bar and grill Tiger!Tiger! on Monday, veteran scenesters gathered for a fundraiser auction for their friend Jeff Winterberg, a celebrated musician and rock photographer who used...
smoking1
Sept. 5 2012
Now that she's no longer running Tin Can Ale House, former co-owner Kelsey Breunig has set up shop at Eleven, where she's begun booking shows under the title Kelsey Allyn Booking
club
Sept. 5 2012
A word search to find San Diego's club DJs
IIWU
Sept. 5 2012
Even as they've grown into their mid-40s, Dinosaur Jr. still hold down the fort as lords of super-charged indie-rock
music
Sept. 5 2012
Some bands still do things the old-fashioned way. Take Thee Oh Sees, for example: In 15 years, they've gradually gained a reputation as one of San Francisco's best garage-rock bands

Calendar

  • Visit one of the 70 participating restaurants, bars, coffeehouses and nightclubs in town on this night and 25 to 50 percent of sales will go to local HIV/AIDS services and prevention programs. 
  • Anthony Bernal and Chris Ward, who are vying to replace Todd Gloria on the San Diego City Council, will discuss urban issues, such as parking, homelessness and new developments
  • The new exhibition designed by Dave Ghilarducci is made from hundreds of rolls of packing tape and bound together by layers of plastic shrink-wrap. Visitors can navigate their way through cocoon-like passageways...
  • The renowned Mexican black and white photographer presents an exhibition exploring the principal themes within three groups: "Bestiarium"," Fantastic Women" and "Silent Natures."
  • Presented by Pacific Arts Movement, the sixth annual mini film fest features 14 film programs from 10 countries that includes everything from docs to romantic tearjerkers. See website for full lineup and...
  • The San Diego County Bike Coalition hosts this monthly bike-in happy hour event to get biking residents involved in their communities and discuss bike projects planned for that specific community
  • Debunk some of the stereotypes surrounding cannibalism at this new exhibition that takes a hands-on approach to the subject. Includes video games and interactive activities where patrons will have to decide...
  • So Say We All's monthly storytelling night features stories about those jobs we took because we had to take a job. Featured readers include Allison Gauss, Annmarie Houghtailing, Cecile Estelle, and more
  • Artists from the all-abstracts group show will talk about their work and techniques. Artists include Edwin Nutting, Danielle Nelisse, Leah Pantea, Lenore Simon, and more
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