Echo and the Bunnymen are kind of a Plan A for life, seeing as how they’re responsible for some of the greatest post-punk albums of all time. more

Sep 28, 2016 12:00 AM If I Were U

San Diego live music picks for the week of September 7. more

Sep 7, 2016 12:00 AM If I Were U

And there’s nothing in the Citizens’ Plan that requires building a new football stadium downtown in conjunction with a convention center expansion. more

Jul 27, 2016 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

In particular, I’m giving this show my seal of approval for Soft Kill, a Portland band with a Cure and Chameleons streak, and whose new album is due out via Profound Lore later this year. more

Jul 6, 2016 12:00 AM If I Were U

Say this about Mayor Kevin Faulconer—he won’t let a little heat keep him from his intended rounds. On Friday, however, that meant enduring near-record temperatures along Pacific Highway for a ribbon-cutting ceremony rather than the politica... more

Oct 14, 2015 12:00 AM Spin Cycle

San Diego City Councilmember Todd Gloria has long fashioned himself a strong champion of the environment. However, the rising Democratic star now faces a vote that threatens to undermine that narrative. more

Oct 7, 2015 12:00 AM News

Could making the good citizens of San Diego wonder whether a local institution will pull up roots and move out of town become a trend? more

Sep 16, 2015 12:00 AM From the Editor

Joan Jett, something called the "Festivus Quietus" and lots of other shows we're excited about this week more

Jun 30, 2010 12:00 AM If I Were U

Tropical punks, an outlaw country singer, the guy behind Bombshell—and 58 other acts we're stoked about this week more

Jun 16, 2010 12:00 AM If I Were U