<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:20:19 -0700Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:20:19 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[The Orwells' Redneck Rebellion ]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:07:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/the_orwells_KellyPuleo6.jpg
Dirt-rock buzzband The Orwells are set to take the Irenic by storm with a new record -- and, hopefully, a lot of beer.

Photo Credit: Photo by Kelly D. Puleio]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Colony House at House of Blues' Voodoo Room]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:48:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Colony+House+3.24.17+Connie+Bolger+%289%29.jpg
More than "Silhouettes": Colony House rocked the House of Blues' Voodoo Room on March 24 -- with Knox Hamilton opening.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Rocks the Box]]> Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:26:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+Music+Box+3.24.16+Vito+Di+Stefano+%2813%29.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE returns to Music Box in Little Italy, with Robin Roth of KFM-BFM hosting, for FOUR fantastic bands and a Belching Beaver craft-beer happy hour!

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Choose Eisley]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:42:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Eisley+SXSW+2017.jpg
Did you miss SxSW? Have no fear: Eisley have continued past Austin to downtown San Diego for their headlining show at House of Blues.]]>
<![CDATA[Intervention Pool Parties Return to Hard Rock Hotel]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:07:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/intrvn05012011-132.jpg
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego's Intervention Sundays are back for the summer holidays, so get those beach bods ready for some epic pool parties.

Photo Credit: Vitio Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Humphrey's Makes Splash With 2017 Lineup]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:00:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/060410SherylCrow01.jpg
Humphrey's Concerts by the Bay hosts some of the biggest headliners this year, including Sheryl Crow, Steely Dan, David Crosby, King Crimson and the Beach Boys.

Photo Credit: WireImage]]>
<![CDATA[Oathbreaker Brutalize Soda Bar]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:42:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/Oathbreaker+Press+Photo.jpeg
Monday night is a little slower than usual, which is all the more reason to watch Oathbreaker brutalize Soda Bar or to see In the Whale bruise the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Oathbreaker]]>
<![CDATA[Asking WHY? in a World of Wonder]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:15:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Yoni+Wolf+Press+Photo.jpg
Yoni Wolf, frontman of indie hip-hop outfit WHY?, talks Judaism and embracing the mystery of it all. WHY? headline the Irenic on Thursday, March 30.

Photo Credit: Jacob Hand]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Music Stars]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 10:02:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Julieta+Venegas.jpeg
How about some San Diego girl power? Check out these close-to-home superstar songstresses.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Another Sunny Day]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:54:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Jeremy+Enigk+Press+Photo.jpeg
It's that time of the year again -- festivals every weekend and must-see shows every night. After hitting Rolando Street Fair, get down to Soda Bar for Sunny Day Real Estate's Jeremy Enigk.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Jeremy Enigk]]>
<![CDATA[18 Scales of Justice]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:48:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/18+Scales+by+Arash+Afshar.jpg
On "Leave It All Behind" -- the latest collaboration from 18sense and Ric Scales -- the two leave nothing behind, producing a grade A effort of which we need more.

Photo Credit: Arash Afshar]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:27:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Pixies+Humphreys+9.27.14+%2823%29.jpg
Here comes your man: Pixies come to Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre on April 22. Plus, more concerts to get excited about!

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Boys in the Hood Internet]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 09:26:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Hood+Internet.jpg
Saturday night is out of control -- The Hood Internet take over the Hideout, Casbah hosts Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Main Squeeze party it up at Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: Clayton Hauck]]>
<![CDATA[Clap Your Hands Say Yeah: Consistently Inconsistent]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:23:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/CYHSY-2-1200x799.jpg
Alec Ounsworth, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah's frontman, talks about their continuously changing lineup -- and possibly moving into your living room.]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Red Hot Chili Peppers]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:48:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Red+Hot+Chili+Peppers+3.21.17+Alex+Matthews+%282%29.jpg
Give it away now: The Red Hot Chili Peppers packed Valley View Casino Center on March 21.]]>
<![CDATA[Kings of Their MSTRKRFT]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:41:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/GettyImages-89547402.jpg
Robin Roth's top weekend show picks include MSTRKRFT at Bang Bang, Common at the Observatory North Park, and Clap Your Hands Say Yeah at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tickets to Nero at Bassmnt]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:04:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/142958175.jpg
Red-hot EDM group Nero perform at Bassmnt on March 30 and we're giving away two tickets and VIP front-of-the-line entry to one lucky winner!

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Finding Common Ground]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:18:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/199*120/84873686.jpg
The weekend is finally here! Kick it off with Common at the Observatory North Park, MSTRKRFT at Bang Bang, or Slothrust at the Hideout.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Kaaboo Drops 2017 Lineup]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:49:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Red+Hot+Chilli+Peppers+Play.jpg
The annual Del Mar festival dropped its 2017 lineup on Thursday, and it features some huge names

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: 2017 San Diego Music Awards]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:41:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/2017+San+Diego+Music+Awards+SDMA+%2811%29.jpg
The 2017 San Diego Music Awards finally returned to town with a big splash at House of Blues San Diego on March 21 -- and featuring a who's who of the local music scene.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Blink-182 Prep 'California' Deluxe Album]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:11:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Blink+182+AM+%281+of+41%29.jpg
Blink-182 prep a deluxe edition reissue of their 2016 Grammy-nominated album "California" -- with 11 brand new songs.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Electric Feel]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:39:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/EG_1834.jpg
Electric Guest's Casbah show, and Rainbow Kitten Surprise at the Irenic are both sold out -- but don't worry, you've got plenty of other options.]]>
<![CDATA[And the San Diego Music Award Goes To...]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:49:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/untitled-0232.jpg
The San Diego Music Awards packed a few surprise punches -- read on for a breakdown of who won, who played and who smashed his bass on the stage.]]>
<![CDATA[Jimmy Buffett Announces Surprise Belly Up Show]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:24:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/JimmyBuffettGettyImages-629244418.jpg
Heads up, Parrotheads: Jimmy Buffett is playing a surprise Belly Up show on March 28!]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Umphrey's McGee at the Observatory North Park]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:51:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Umphreys+McGee+3.19.17+Fatima+Kelley+%289%29.jpg
'Local band does OK': Beloved jam band Umphrey's McGee brought the prog-rock through the Observatory North Park on March 19.]]>
<![CDATA[Dark Side of the MØ]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:14:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/MO+press+photo.jpg
You've got some tough choices Wednesday: MØ headlines the Observatory North Park, Modern English are at the Casbah, and a benefit for Bob Wilson takes over the Music Box.]]>
<![CDATA[Sublime and AleSmith Brew Up Anniversary Lager]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:35:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sublime-Photo--%282%29.jpg
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Sublime's debut album, "40oz. to Freedom," AleSmith Brewing Company has announced a new Mexican-style lager in partnership with the band.

Photo Credit: Sublime]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Portugal. The Man at the Observatory North Park]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:41:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Portugal+The+Man+3.16.17+Connie+Bolger+%288%29.jpg
We can 'Feel It Still': Psych-rock group Portugal. The Man headlined the Observatory North Park on March 16 -- with HDBeenDope and DJ J Hart opening.]]>
<![CDATA[Going for San Diego Music Awards Gold]]> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:50:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+Summer+Splash+Boxer+Rebellion+Verigolds+%2830%29.jpg
The San Diego Music Awards return Tuesday -- and that's just one great local live-music option: Red Hot Chili Peppers headline Valley View Casino Center, Lead Pony's at Soda Bar, and Second Hand's at the...

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Tei Shi Keeps Running]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:27:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Tei+Shi+by+Danny+Lane.jpg
Brooklyn-based songstress, Tei Shi, exposes the darkness behind her seductive new album, "Crawl Space." She joins MØ at the Observatory on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Danny Lane]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Bad Religion at House of Blues San Diego]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:58:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/BadReligion17.jpg
Preach, baby, preach -- Dr. Greg Graffin dropped punk rock knowledge as Bad Religion came through the House of Blues on Saturday, March 18.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[The Tempest]]> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:41:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Kate+Tempest+Press+Photo.jpeg
Believe it or not, many Monday night shows are sold out! If you didn't get tickets to Maggie Rogers or Wu-Tang Clan, then be sure to check out Kate Tempest at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Kate Tempest]]>
<![CDATA[Fiesta Del Sol Returns With National Headliners]]> Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:06:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/Pato+Banton+3.11+show+screengrab.PNG
The 38th annual free family-friendly music fest comes to Solana Beach May 20-21 with Dead Man's Party, Pato Banton and more!]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Japandroids at Music Box]]> Sun, 19 Mar 2017 10:55:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Japandroids+by+Tim+Fears4.jpg
Japandroids made sure everyone at Music Box came "Near to the Wild Heart of Life" on Saturday, March 11.

Photo Credit: Tim Fears]]>
<![CDATA[High Dive]]> Sun, 19 Mar 2017 12:12:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Lake+Street+Dive+by+John+Hancock.jpeg
Sunday night's lineup is straight fire, with Lake Street Dive at the Belly Up, Umphrey's McGee at the Observatory and Andy Shauf at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Andy Shauf: The Life of 'The Party']]> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 10:18:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Andy+Shauf+Press+Photo+by+Colin+Medley.jpg
Canadian singer/songwriter Andy Shauf reveals the songwriting process behind his critically acclaimed 2016 album, "The Party."

Photo Credit: Photo by Colin Medley]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: Chase Rice at House of Blues San Diego]]> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 10:38:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Chase+Rice+3.5.17+Connie+Bolger+%281%29.jpg
Ready set roll: Chase Rice had House of Blues bumpin' for two straight nights, March 5-6 -- and we were there to catch him in action.]]>
<![CDATA[Flight of the Graffin]]> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 09:41:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Greg+Graffin+by+Tim+Fears.jpeg
Saturday has Bad Religion's frontman, Greg Graffin, at a sold out House of Blues show, while Jungle Fire light fire to the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Tim Fears]]>
<![CDATA[SxSW, Day 3: Third Eye Blind, Crocodiles and More]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:05:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CLIP-SXSW_2017_DAY_3_1200x675_900864579818.jpg
The SoundDiego South by Southwest adventure continues: Day 3 in Austin, Texas featured amazing sets courtesy of Third Eye Blind, Crocodiles, Trishes, Mint Field, Delicate Steve, and more! For our Day 2...]]>
<![CDATA[Day 3: Third Eye Blind, Crocodiles Rock SxSW]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:59:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/yyDSC_0642.JPG
SoundDiego's crew in Austin, Texas, covering South by Southwest on Thursday packed its day -- and night -- with artists headed San Diego's way, as well as acts with local connections making a play for the...

Photo Credit: Eric S. Page]]>
<![CDATA[All in the Downs Family]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:32:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/downs+family.jpg
St. Patrick's Day doesn't need live music for people to get crazy -- but it doesn't hurt: Check out the Downs Family at the Casbah, the ShamROCK Block Party downtown, or Lexington Field at Rosie O'Grady's.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[SxSW, Day 2: Eisley, Rocket From the Crypt, Beach Slang and More]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:57:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Eisley+SXSW+2017.jpg
We out here: Our 2017 South by Southwest adventure continued yesterday in Austin, Texas -- with Day 2 performances by Rocket From the Crypt, Eisley, Charly Bliss, Beach Slang, Hideout and more – watch...]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego County Fair Announces 2017 Lineup]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:59:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Toby-Keith1.jpg
The San Diego County Fair has announced its 2017 Toyota Summer Concert Series lineup -- and they've enlisted some big names.]]>
<![CDATA[The Man With a Plan]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:43:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Portugal+the+Man+8.17.14+%283%29.jpg
Robin Roth's top weekend show picks include Portugal. The Man at the Observatory, Teenage Fanclub at the Belly Up, and Bad Religion at House of Blues.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Day 2: Rocket From the Crypt, Banks, and More at SxSW]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:41:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/ttDSC_0600.JPG
SoundDiego's crew in Austin, Texas, covering South by Southwest on Wednesday caught local heroes Rocket From the Crypt, as well as buzz bands Charly Bliss and Eisley -- and even had time to take in Orange County...

Photo Credit: Eric S. Page]]>
<![CDATA[Meet You at Le Chateau]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:55:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Le+Chateau+Press+Photo.jpg
We've got so much good music to catch tonight: Le Chateau head up the Casbah, Teenage Fanclub fan out at the Belly Up, and Portugal. The Man headline the Observatory North Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Symphony Announces Bayside Summer Nights 2017 Lineup]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:15:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/3-13-16-San+Diego+Symphony+Bayside+Summer+Nights+Lineup+Sergio+Mendes+Leslie+Odom+Jr+Tony+Bennett.jpg
"Hamilton" star Leslie Odom Jr., legendary musician Tony Bennett and internationally acclaimed Brazilian artist Sergio Mendes are a few of the artists set to perform at the San Diego Symphony's Bayside...

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Connie Bolger/Jay Brady
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<![CDATA[SxSW, Day 1: Little Hurricane, 6th Street, and More]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:48:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Little+Hurricane+SXSW+2017+2.jpg
SoundDiego's 2017 South by Southwest adventure in Austin, Texas got kicked off on day one with a rousing set by our beloved hometown blues-rock duo Little Hurricane at the Nat Geo Further Base Camp!]]>
<![CDATA[Day 1: SoundDiego Does South by Southwest 2017]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:25:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/123IMG_8172.JPG
SoundDiego sent a crew out to Austin, Texas, to cover local artists performing at South by Southwest, and to preview bands headed to San Diego later this year.

Photo Credit: Eric S. Page]]>
<![CDATA[My Blues Heaven]]> Wed, 15 Mar 2017 09:53:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Whitney+Shay-4312.jpg
A who's who of the San Diego blues scene takes the stage at the Tio Leo's all-star SDMA showcase Thursday night.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>