<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Mon, 03 Aug 2015 01:37:47 -0700 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 01:37:47 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE's Rock Knockout]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:47:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sounddiego+Live+080115.jpg
Rock & roll took center stage during our July 30 SoundDiego LIVE party at Soda Bar with the New Regime, Madly, Future Crooks, 91x's Robin Roth and Belching Beaver!]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tickets to Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa!]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 15:07:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Wiz-Khalifa-Fall-Out-Boy.jpg
Enter for your chance to win tickets and VIP parking to Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa's Sleep Train Amphitheatre show on Aug. 8!

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Chomping at the Bit Maps]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:44:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bit+Maps+SD.jpg
Bit Maps explain their unique brand of "yacht rock/shoegaze" ahead of the band's Aug. 8 show at the Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Aug. 2-8]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:14:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/452141503.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the best shows coming our way -- including Kelly Clarkson, Dierks Bentley, Tame Impala and Pat Benatar.

Photo Credit: NBC/NBC NewsWire]]>
<![CDATA[Rock & Roll Heaven]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 10:00:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Steve+Rodriguez+Dragons.jpg
The Casbah holds a memorial/celebration of life Sunday for Dragons' bassist Steve Rodriguez.]]>
<![CDATA[Pyles' Rock August Nights]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:25:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/IMG_8839MorrisseyReachingOut2Fans_2_2+722.jpg
Tim Pyles makes his way through these hot August nights with a live-music pick for each! Find out what he's got planned for you.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Objects May Appear Sooner Than They Were]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:24:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/221*120/mr-tube-and-flying-objects_t658.jpg
Mr. Tube & the Flying Objects fill in on Saturday as headlner's at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Pall Jenkins]]>
<![CDATA[Lizzi Trumbore's Jazz Live Debut]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 11:04:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/162*120/VOResize.jpg
Lizzi Trumbore, surrounded by SD jazz royalty, sang like an angel and played a mean trombone, to boot.

Photo Credit: Vince Outlaw]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: A SoundDiego LIVE Sonic Boom]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:08:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+Soda+Bar+7.30.15-82.jpg
The New Regime, Future Crooks, Madly, 91x's Robin Roth, and Belching Beaver took to Soda Bar on July 30 for a knock-down, drag-out heavyweight rock & roll bout.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Attack of the Barbarian]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:09:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Barbarian+Press+Photo+Bil+Zelman+Cropped.jpg
There is so much to do Friday, where do we start? Barbarian, the Crash Kings, Spank Rock, the Crystal Method -- they're all great!]]>
<![CDATA[The Crystal Method to the Madness]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:39:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/GettyImages-174447871.jpg
91x's Robin Roth takes a look at the best shows coming your way -- including the Crystal Method at the Del Mar Racetrack on Friday!]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Charli XCX, Bleachers]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:00:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/335C7885.jpg
Co-headlining their Charli and Jack Do America Tour, Charli XCX (of "Fancy" fame) and Bleachers just got better and better at Observatory North Park on July 21.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Pops Off Thursday!]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:20:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+New+Regime+Press+Photo.jpg
While there's still time, get on the list for a sponsored happy-hour and sets by The New Regime (pictured), Madly and Future Crooks.]]>
<![CDATA[Spend Your Lunch With Milky Chance]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:40:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/240*120/Milky-Chance_James-Kendall.jpg
Come lunchtime, Milky Chance play a free, all-acoustic set at Quartyard on Monday, Aug. 3, ahead of their Soma show that evening.

Photo Credit: James Kendall]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Metric]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:58:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Metric+%281+of+32%29.jpg
Synth/indie-pop outfit Metric brought the "gold guns girls" to Viejas Arena on July 21.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Say Anything Goes]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:43:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Say+Anything.jpg
Wednesday ramps up with Say Anything, Modern Baseball, a second show from Melt Banana and more around town.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Imagine Dragons]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:53:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Imagine+Dragons+%2813+of+44%29.jpg
Mega rock stars Imagine Dragons chased their "demons" into Viejas Arena for a radioactive show on July 21.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[A Night at the Spandau Ballet]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:52:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Spandau-Ballet-by-Scarlet-Page.jpg
Six years into their reunion after 20 years apart, British new wave icons Spandau Ballet bring their greatest hits and three new songs to Humphrey's on Thursday.

Photo Credit: © Scarlet Page]]>
<![CDATA[There's Always Money in the Melt Banana Stand]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:15:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/218*120/meltbanana1.jpg
Tuesday melts faces with Japanese noise rockers Melt Banana at Casbah, while the Family Crest hits Soda Bar, and Tiki Tuesday highlights members of the Donkeys at Bar Pink.]]>
<![CDATA[Top of the Pops with Ben Folds]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:13:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/benfoldsgusterbnl019.JPG
Indie-rock pianist Ben Folds discusses his storied catalog, love of classical music and Boyz II Men ahead of his July 30 Summer Pops concert.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Nelly]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:34:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Nelly-19.jpg
Hip-hop superstar Nelly took Petco Park for a ride on July 25.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Haunted Summer Sounds]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:56:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/hauntedsummer.jpg
Monday creeps up with Haunted Summer playing Soda Bar, while Boston take on Humphrey's, and Tiger & the Teller take the Casbah stage.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Haunted Summer]]>
<![CDATA[Casbah Plans Steve Rodriguez Memorial]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:46:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Steve+Rodriguez+Dragons.jpg
The Casbah will hold a memorial benefit show for Steve Rodriguez, founding member of the Dragons, on Sunday, Aug. 2.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE's New Regime]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:44:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The_New_Regime_1200x675_491337795932.jpg
The New Regime's Ilan Rubin talks with 91x's Robin Roth about making a name for himself outside of his work with Nine Inch Nails, Paramore and others. The band headlines SoundDiego LIVE on July 30 at Soda Bar --...]]>
<![CDATA[Parker and the Numberman: Dynamic Duo]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 13:24:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Parker+and+Numberman+Video+Still.jpg
Parker and the Numberman's J. Smith talks with us about the duo's writing dynamic, collaborations -- and his top MCs of all time. See them Friday, July 31 at Soda Bar.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 26-Aug. 1]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:09:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/473817102.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the best shows coming our way, including Nicki Minaj, Fall Out Boy, 2 Chainz -- and of course, SoundDiego LIVE on July 30 at Soda Bar! RSVP here: http://ulink.tv/1607

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Go Bonobo]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 10:59:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/bonobo_19.jpg
Sunday Funday's got something for everyone -- including a DJ set by Bonobo at Quartyard.

Photo Credit: Will Cooper/ Courtesy Windish Agency]]>
<![CDATA[Citizen Odessa Kane]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 12:00:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Odessa-Kane.jpg
San Diego rap veteran Odessa Kane styles through his latest EP, "Left to Bear Arms," with virtuosity and a revolutionary fire.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Top 15 Spotify Songs]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:21:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP100061796586.jpg
Spotify's released playlists for the most listened-to songs in various cities, and San Diego's ranks reggae rock offerings pretty high.

Photo Credit: Dan Harr/Invision/AP]]>
<![CDATA[A Gayle Blows In]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:09:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/GayleSkidmore2.JPG
Gayle Skidmore will be at the Balboa on Saturday night.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[O'Side Goes Outside]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:55:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/vibrometers.jpg
The O’side Outside Summer Concert Series, sponsored by Feeding the Soul Foundation, continues with performances by the Vibrometers and Jessie Payo on Saturday, July 25.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the artist]]>
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday, Ken Club!]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:22:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ken+Club.jpg
Celebrate the 80 years of drinks, parties, bands and memories at the iconic Adams Avenue club.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Jamming for the Weekend]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 11:33:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/xWailers.jpg
91x's Robin Roth highlights the must-see shows in town this weekend -- including reggae legends the Wailers at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Third Eye Blind, Dashboard Confessional]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:56:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/%28TRAN%29+Third+Eye+Blind-1.jpg
Third Eye Blind, Dashboard Confessional and Night Terrors of 1927 hit the Harrah's Resort Southern California stage on July 18.

Photo Credit: Anthony Tran]]>
<![CDATA[Family, Friends Mourn Passing of Dragons' Bassist]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:14:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/103-0396_IMG.JPG
Steve Rodriguez, founding member of the Dragons, passed away on Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Alpha Bet]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:12:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Alpha+Rev.png
Alpha Rev, playing an acoustic show Thursday at the Casbah, may be your best music bet on Thursday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Jedi Mind Tricks or Treats]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:09:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jedi+Mind+Tricks+SD.jpg
Vinnie Paz, one half of hip-hop duo Jedi Mind Tricks, raps with SoundDiego's J. Smith about the greatest rapper to ever live, boxing and a bunch of other stuff we had to bleep out before their recent show...]]>
<![CDATA[The United Musical States of Federico]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:34:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/DSC09651.JPG
Wednesday brings a handful of music to town, but with one recommendation above them all.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Take Steve Poltz Out to the Ball Game]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:46:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Rugburns-6443.jpg
Decorated San Diego singer/songwriter Steve Poltz, known for his work with Jewel and the Rugburns, gets called up to "the Show" on Tuesday, July 21, to sing the national anthem.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[Living the Quiet Life]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:28:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*139/quietlife.jpg
Quiet Life frontman Sean W. Spellman talks collaborations with Jim James and Shovels & Rope, the band's forthcoming album and why we can all agree that Leucadia is the best place ever ahead of their Saturday...

Photo Credit: Daniel Cavazos]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Alice in Chains]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:02:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Alice+In+Chains+%2822+of+36%29.jpg
The rooster crowed when Alice in Chains played Pala Casino on Friday, July 17.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Imagine Dragons Do Exist]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:04:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Imagine+Dragons+SoundDiego+AM+%2830+of+40%29.jpg
Tuesday sees a heavy lineup with Imagine Dragons, La Ley, Charli XCX, Cubanismo and more playing around San Diego.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Zella Day, Bad Suns]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 09:45:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Zella+Day+Connie+Bolger+%2818%29.jpg
Zella Day had a packed crowd at the Birch Aquarium feeling "Hypnotic" on July 15 as part of the Green Flash Concert Series, where she opened for Bad Suns.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Kaaboo's Battle of the Bands]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 08:51:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Grizzly+Business+SD+Live+Bar+Pink+8.29.14+%2814%29.jpg
Kaaboo Del Mar and a mobile app called GigTown have teamed up to bring more local artists to the stage of the Sept. 18-20 music festival.]]>
<![CDATA[Lovett It]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 05:47:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lyle-lovett-722.jpg
Monday's nothing to shake your head at, as Lyle Lovett & His Large Band play Humphrey's, while Patrick Dennis heads to Casbah, and Flaggs headline at the Office.]]>
<![CDATA[Future Crooks Steal SoundDiego LIVE]]> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 11:41:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Future+Crooks+SD.jpg
Future Crooks' frontman Mike Rogers talks their "weird guy rock" and get set to kick off our next SoundDiego LIVE party at Soda Bar on July 30. RSVP here: http://ulink.tv/1607]]>
<![CDATA[Gayle Skidmore Everlasting]]> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 11:38:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Gayle+Skidmore+SD.jpg
Local indie folk singer/songwriter Gayle Skidmore discusses her love of music, artistry and why success is secondary to her creative expression. Be sure to catch her at the Balboa on July 25.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 19-25]]> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 10:57:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Willie-Nelson.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the best must-see shows coming to San Diego, including Willie Nelson, Fall Out Boy, Iration, the Offspring and more.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Something to Big Talk About]]> Sun, 19 Jul 2015 10:39:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Big+Talk+Press+Photo+1.jpg
Sunday's got as diverse of a lineup of live music as it gets -- headed up by Big Talk, featuring Ronnie Vannuci, Jr. of the Killers.]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 15:57:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/161*120/469288560.jpg
Some of the names on the way to San Diego stages may surprise you -- Florence & the Machine, for example.]]>