<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 30 Jun 2016 09:04:39 -0700Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:04:39 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Blue Oyster Cult: Instant Dharma]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:18:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/BOC-8735.jpg
The monsters of classic rock played a packed Belly Up show over the weekend.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Music Stars]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:19:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Ace+Frehley+Ramona+12.6.14+%2825%29.jpg
Take a look at the music stars who light up San Diego's galaxy -- including Ace Frehley from Kiss.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Surf's Up at SoundDiego Summer Splash]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:50:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/La+Luz+Press+Photo.jpg
Our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert series heats up at Harrah's Resort SoCal on Saturday, July 16 with La Luz and Botanica Chango!

Photo Credit: Andrew Imanaka]]>
<![CDATA[All Tiller, No Filler]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:00:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/195*120/bryson-tiller.jpg
Wednesday's live music pops with Bryson Tiller's second night at the Observatory North Park, Nebula Drag at the Merrow and Kut U Up at the Belly Up.]]>
<![CDATA[Claudia Quintet Rocks the Library]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:11:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/195*120/claudiaatkinson722.jpg
John Hollenbeck's group drew a full house and kept it riveted over two sets of hyper creative music.

Photo Credit: Daniel Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:18:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/210*120/GettyImages-493635404.jpg
Some of the names on the way to San Diego stages may surprise you -- for example, Gwen Stefani, who will help kick off MLB's All-Star Week in San Diego with a free show on July 9.]]>
<![CDATA[I'm with the G Burns Jug Band]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:00:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/G-Burns-Jug-Band-7510.jpg
G Burns Jug Band heads up a rather eclectic night of live music in San Diego, which also includes shows with Tacky Little Hatshop, Jonny Lang, the Hollows, Bryson Tiller, and more.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Neko Case and k.d. lang]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:41:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/CaseLangVeirs062216-12.jpg
Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs melted hearts at Humphreys on Wednesday, June 22.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[M for Magnificent]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:45:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/187*120/trioM722.jpg
The Trio M delivered an absolutely astonishing concert that capped off a surprising day at UCSD Jazz Camp.

Photo Credit: Daniel Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[Taking an International Dip]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:24:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_06972.JPG
Monday's wild antics include International Dips--- dipping into Soda Bar and Ape Machine going bananas at Casbah.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[From Wentz It Came]]> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:23:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/478230103.jpg
Local and national celebrities make the cut for the MLB All-Star Legends and Celebrity Softball Game on Sunday, July 10 at Petco Park.

Photo Credit: Redferns via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Nether Nether Lands]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:10:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Gayle+Skidmore.jpg
Sunday night at the Casbah has Gayle Skidmore playing one of her last shows in San Diego as she gears up for a big move to the Netherlands.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Gayle Skidmore]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Cage the Elephant]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:43:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Cage+the+Elephant+VVCC35.jpg
Cage the Elephant let it all out at Valley View Casino Center on June 22.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Loving Fathers of Jazz]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 10:27:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/194*120/westgate722.jpg
Gilbert Castellanos, Marshall Hawkins and Joshua White put on a Friday night master class of the jazz tradition at the Westgate Hotel.

Photo Credit: Bonnie Wright]]>
<![CDATA[What Is It Good For?]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:40:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/goodoldwar1.jpg
Festivals and sold out shows won't stop Good Old War from harmonizing their way through the Casbah on Saturday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Sounds Like Summer Fun on the 101]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:06:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Birdy+Bardot.jpg
The annual Summer Fun on the 101 festival returns bigger and better than ever to Leucadia -- with an impressive lineup featuring local favorites.]]>
<![CDATA[Behind the Weekend Veil]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:51:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Pierce+the+Veil+Viejas+Arena+DeFalco+%2826%29.jpg
91x's Robin Roth picks the best shows coming our way this weekend -- including Pierce the Veil, Pity Sex, Mattson 2, and more.

Photo Credit: Philip DeFalco]]>
<![CDATA[Just the Mattson 2 of Us]]> Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:44:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/169*120/Mattson2.jpg
Friday is never a slouch when it comes to live music in San Diego, but tonight's truly got something for everyone: Mattson 2, Sonny & the Sunsets, Holy Wave, the Jacksons, Jacquees, and more play.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Mattson 2]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Atlas Genius]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:44:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Atlas+Genius+Birch+Aquarium+Connie+Bolger+%2811%29.jpg
Atlas Genius' show at Birch Aquarium on June 15 mixed infectious indie-pop with an idyllic coastline setting. Local favorites Grizzly Business opened.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Show Will Go On: Date Set for SD Music Awards]]> Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:25:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SDMA15-1407.jpg
The show will go on: The 2016 San Diego Music Awards have set a date -- and have announced some big changes.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Under the Cherry Glazerr Moon]]> Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:02:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Cherry+Glazerr-4March2016-Observatory+%2813%29.jpg
Thursday has George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Suuns, the Whiskey Circle's EP release -- but if the hype is any indication, the top show just might be Cherry Glazerr.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Saviorself the Small Talk]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2016 19:42:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/203*120/Saviorself+Press+Photo.jpg
San Diego rapper Saviorself dismisses mindless small talk on his new single and video, "Heads Are Talkin."

Photo Credit: Photo by Scary Gary]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiegoGram Gallery]]> Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:47:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego_Summer_Splash_1200x675_701772355720.jpg
Photos of the San Diego music scene, sent to us by you on our free iPhone app or via Instagram with the hashtag #SoundDiego.]]>
<![CDATA[Un-Cage the Elephant]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2016 09:12:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP821563187509.jpg
Cage the Elephant's headlining show at Valley View Casino Center is tonight's obvious live-music choice -- but there's much more than meets the eye.]]>
<![CDATA[You Won't Hate This]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:12:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/161*120/the+frights+press.jpg
Despite the title of their new album, "You Are Going to Hate This," there's a lot to love about the Frights and their big 2016 plans.

Photo Credit: Courtesy the Frights]]>
<![CDATA[Get a New Paper Route]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 09:32:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Anberlin+Michel+Dussack+%285%29.jpg
While this week's live-music action slows down a bit (from last week's epicness), great shows are still en route -- including Paper Route, Ozomatli, the Blank Tapes, and more.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[All or Nothing]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:12:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/182*120/NOTHING_01.jpg
Domenic Palermo -- singer/guitarist in Philadelphia-based shoegaze band Nothing -- talks bad luck, their new album and keeping it real.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: SoundDiego Summer Splash Heats Up]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:15:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Mowglis+Harrahs+18+June-86.jpg
SoundDiego was back at Harrah's Resort Southern California with the Mowgli's and Grizzly Business for Round 2 of Summer Splash.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Slow Burn]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:20:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/204*120/77538413.jpg
Monday might not have a lot of options, but it's got some good ones. Federico Aubele glides into Casbah while Lee Scratch Perry bobs into Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Juggin' Along]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:12:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/06_18_SDTV_GBurnsJugBand_1200x675_707867203985.jpg
G Burns Jug Band brings the authentic South to San Diego on this week's SoundDiego Spotlight. Catch them at Soda Bar on Tuesday, June 28.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: June 19-25]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 13:21:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/112278344.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight shows you can't miss, including Cage the Elephant, Pierce the Veil and our next Summer Splash show with La Luz.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Oh but You Will]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:40:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*133/You+Won%27t.jpg
After a day at the fair, treat dad to an evening of music with You Won't at Casbah, Mase at Music Box and more.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of You Won't]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: X Ambassadors]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 19:04:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/XAmbassador+SDFair+15+June29.jpg
X Ambassadors bounced through the San Diego County Fair June 15, 2016.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Cheat Wave]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:20:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/168*120/Mowglis+new.jpg
Saturday is blazing with shows you don't want to miss. The Mowgli's and Grizzly Business are splashing into Harrah's, Day Wave and the Filthy Violets are heating up the Casbah, Rob Crow is at SILO and more.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Mowgli's]]>
<![CDATA[Ian Tordella's 'Lost Weekend']]> Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:25:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/210*120/Bridge2NBC722.jpg
Tunes that stick in your head and audacious soloing characterize Ian Tordella's "The Lost Weekend."

Photo Credit: Robert Sanchez]]>
<![CDATA[Sign Up for Tokyo Police Club]]> Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:46:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/168*120/82160763TPC.jpg
Friday's bursting at the seams with excellent live music -- including shows with Tokyo Police Club, Prayers, the Muffs, and more.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Three Grand Slam Concerts to Kickoff All-Star Game Week]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:17:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/210*120/GettyImages-493635404.jpg
Major League Baseball has announced three huge concerts to kick off All-Star Week in San Diego.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Caravan Palace]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:24:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Caravan+Palace+6.6.16+%284+of+42%29.jpg
Caravan Palace rolled through the Observatory North Park on June 6 with their enchanting brand of electro-swing music.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Swing Into the Weekend With the Mowgli's]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2016 10:21:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/168*120/Mowglis+new.jpg
91x's Robin Roth makes her picks of the top shows coming your way this weekend -- including the Mowgli's at Harrah's Resort SoCal, Tokyo Police Club at the Belly Up, and the annual Oysterfest.]]>
<![CDATA[FM 94/9's Indie Jam Returns]]> Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:18:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/x+ambassadors+by+Diana+Fields.jpg
FM 94/9's annual Indie Jam festival returns to Oceanside's Junior Seau Pier Amphitheatre on Saturday, Sept. 10 -- with a dazzling lineup in tow.

Photo Credit: Diana Fields]]>
<![CDATA[My So-Called Life With the Thrill Kill Kult]]> Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:17:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*130/TKK_PromoPic2014.jpg
My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult headline Thursday's live-music action, which also includes shows with Curren$y, Jaill, and Hibou.]]>
<![CDATA[Danny Green Trio Spin 'Altered Narratives']]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:29:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/210*120/dannysashaisrael.jpg
Danny Green, Justin Grinnell and Julien Catelm combine with a string quartet for sublime results.

Photo Credit: Sasha Israel]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Musician Doppelgangers]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:05:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Daniel+Cervantes.jpg
OK, we had some fun with this one: We take a look at a few San Diego musicians and their famous doppelgangers.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Daniel Cervantes' Facebook page]]>
<![CDATA[Going for the Verigolds]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 09:14:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+Summer+Splash+Boxer+Rebellion+Verigolds+%2830%29.jpg
We've hit the midweek point and there are some incredible shows (the Verigolds, Valient Thorr, X Ambassadors) to enjoy before the weekend scorcher hits town.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Turn the Ephwurd Up]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:07:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/khgfkhgfh.jpg
Ephwurd -- the superstar DJ duo of Datsik and Baishaus -- turned up at Bassmnt recently.]]>
<![CDATA[All Loud on the Western Settings Front]]> Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:31:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_31091.JPG
Tuesday goes big with live music -- including Western Settings (one of our local faves) at Soda Bar, Bob Dylan at Humphreys, Grim Slippers at Casbah, and more!

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Duet to It]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2016 16:19:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/186*120/anatatkinson720.jpg
Fred Hersch and Anat Cohen collaborated for a breathtaking exchange at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library on June 9.

Photo Credit: Dan Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[No Small Potatoes]]> Mon, 13 Jun 2016 10:02:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/YukonBlonde.jpg
Canadian indie rock takes over Monday night with Yukon Blonde and the Zolas at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Yukon Blonde]]>
<![CDATA[Grizzly Men]]> Sun, 12 Jun 2016 10:31:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/06_11_SDTV_SummerSplash_1200x675_703278147940.jpg
Grizzly Business talks good looks and good music with Robin Roth. See them at Harrah's with the Mowgli's for our SoundDiego Summer Splash Saturday, June 18.]]>
<![CDATA[A History of Violets]]> Sun, 12 Jun 2016 10:25:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/06_11_SDTV_TheFilthyViolets_1200x675_703276611995.jpg
The Filthy Violets' Jesse Lafica talks sibling dynamics and lineup changes. Catch them at the Casbah Saturday, June 18.]]>