<![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-usMon, 16 Jan 2017 14:05:52 -0800Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:05:52 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Blood Ponies Channel Inner Demons]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:11:35 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Blood+Ponies+Press+Photo.jpg
Local music critic Jeff Terich releases debut EP with his band, Blood Ponies, on Thursday at the Casbah. Read on to check out their newly premiered music video and single.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Blood Ponies]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:09:55 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Vince+Staples+by+Michael+Tullberg.jpeg
Guess who's coming to town? Well, now you don't have to -- Vince Staples at the Observatory on Feb. 24 and more!

Photo Credit: Michael Tullberg]]>
<![CDATA[Return to Lucinda]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:24:19 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lucinda+Williams+by+Frazer+Harrison.jpeg
If you didn't get to see Lucinda Williams' sold out Belly Up show last night, you're in luck, because she's playing again and there are still tickets left!

Photo Credit: Frazer Harrison / Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Music Award Nominees Announced]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 17:39:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Andra+Day+by+Fatima+Kelley.jpeg
Read on for a full list of nominees, including Blink-182, Andra Day and more!

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[8 Things Not to Do at a Show]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:25:10 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Gogol+Bordello+Crowd.jpeg
Don't be that guy: Concert etiquette is a real thing, so we've taken the liberty of listing eight things you should absolutely avoid doing at shows.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Country's Best Kept Secret]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:21:44 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lucinda+Williams.jpg
There's plenty happening on Sunday night, including Lucinda Williams' sold out show at the Belly Up and the Nth Power at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: LeAnne Gendreau]]>
<![CDATA[Amon Flies Solo]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:38:43 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Amon+by+Franchesca+Walker.jpg
San Diego rapper Amon knows how to work solo -- he handles every step of his musical output, and he's even shifted from LPs and EPs to releasing a single a week.

Photo Credit: Franchesca Walker]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Music Stars]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 10:10:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Santana+8.31.16+%2830%29.jpg
Meander through San Diego's musical hall of fame -- some of these stars might surprise you.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Another Brick in the Wall]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 09:35:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Grant-Lee+Phillips.jpeg
Saturday is buzzing as Grant-Lee Phillips -- from the '90s rock band, Grant Lee Buffalo -- warms up Brick 15 while the Midge Ure Band take on Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Grant-Lee Phillips]]>
<![CDATA[Musicians Struck By Train in Bay Area]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:55:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/01-12-2017-tower-of-power.jpg
Two Tower of Power musicians, David Garibaldi and Marc van Wageningen, were struck by a train in Oakland on Thursday -- the group is scheduled to perform at the Belly Up on Jan. 18.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[A Creepy Friday the 13th]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:54:14 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Rocket+From+The+Crypt+Halloween+%286+of+60%29.jpg
Friday the 13th goes big with the Creepy Creeps at Bar Pink, Digital Lizards of Doom's Nerd Night at the Merrow, and Ozomatli at Music Box.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[When in Sublime with Rome]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:00:03 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sublime+With+Rome+AM+%2822+of+40%29.jpg
Robin Roth highlights the best events in town this weekend -- including two nights of Sublime with Rome at House of Blues, Ozomatli at the Music Box, and Lucinda Williams at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Cue the Hysteria: Def Leppard Announce SD Show]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:26:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/199*120/Def-Lep-2012-Nashville-097-Ash-Newell-Photography-1024x619.jpg
Cue the hysteria: Rock icons Def Leppard have announced a huge 2017 North American tour, which will bring them back to our shores in June.

Photo Credit: Photo by Ash Newell Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tickets to Sage the Gemini]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:57:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sage-the-Gemini-Photo-2-Julian-Edward-Tongol.jpg
Enter for your chance to win tickets to see Sage the Gemini at House of Blues on Jan. 26, along with a $50 Karma Kash gift card to the venue!

Photo Credit: Photo by Julian Edward Tongol]]>
<![CDATA[PICS: The Devil Makes Three at the Observatory]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:59:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Devil+Makes+Three+Fatima+Kelley+1.5.17+%2810%29.jpg
The Devil Makes Three made a two-night stop at the Observatory North Park on Jan 4-5, 2017, with their unmistakable brand of Americana. Lost Dog Street Band opened the shows.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[It's a Schizophonic World]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:55:34 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Schizophonics+Press+Photo.jpg
On Thursday, the Schizophonics take their manic show on the road up to the Belly Up, while Luke Wade serenades the Casbah and Mint Field blast Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Schizophonics]]>
<![CDATA[Halloran Out at 91x ]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:51:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/208*120/Halloran+cropped.jpg
The on-again, off-again relationship between longtime local radio personality Michael Halloran and XETRA-FM, better known as 91x, is, once again, off.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Under the Cherry Glazerr Moon]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:42:40 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cherry+Glazerr+screenshot+1.7.17.png
Crowd-surfers rejoice: During their Dec. 30 show, Cherry Glazerr had a sold-out Irenic audience diggin' tunes from their upcoming "Apocalipstick" album.]]>
<![CDATA[Oh La Santa Cecilia, You're Breaking My Heart]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:27:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lamas-la-santa-cecilia.jpg
La Santa Cecilia head up an eclectic Wednesday night of live music in San Diego with their show at Little Italy's Music Box.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Bon Jovi Announce Opening Act Contest]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:54:19 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/THINFS+-+Bon+Jovi+full+band+-+credit+Norman+Jean+Roy.jpg
Bon Jovi are giving local bands the chance to open each date on their upcoming national tour.

Photo Credit: Photo by Norma Jean Roy]]>
<![CDATA[Back in Black Rebel Motorcycle Club]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:23:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/BRMC+Screenshot.png
Rock & roll stalwarts Black Rebel Motorcycle Club talked with 91x's Tim Pyles prior to their sold-out House of Blues show on Oct. 29.]]>
<![CDATA[Dawes Day Afternoon]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:15:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Dawes-2631.jpg
Dawes headline a sold-out show at the Belly Up on Tuesday while Brown Sabbath hits Casbah, the Fink Bombs blow up Soda Bar and the Merrow hosts a local lineup.]]>
<![CDATA[More Like Green Days]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 11:30:04 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Green+Day+by+Kevin+Winter.jpeg
Live Nation announces three major tours coming to town and one snub, including Foreigner with Cheap Trick, A Perfect Circle, Green Day and U2!

Photo Credit: Kevin Winter / Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Dani Bell & the Tarantist Take on SoundDiego LIVE]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 11:58:07 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dani+Bell+and+the+Tarantist+press+photo+2.jpg
Dani Bell & the Tarantist join Tim Pyles for a convo about our upcoming SoundDiego LIVE extravaganza at the Casbah on Friday, Jan. 20!]]>
<![CDATA[Modern Me Time]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 09:36:19 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Modern+Me+Press+1.jpg
Monday night is a little quiet, but Modern Me are smack dab in the middle of an exciting local lineup at the Casbah -- it's all part of Tim Pyles' Anti-Monday League.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Modern Me]]>
<![CDATA[Must Give Us Dawes]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:26:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/217*120/Dawes+Press+Photo+1.jpg
Dawes frontman Taylor Goldsmith talks about the band's new album, the songwriting process -- and why he's a realist at heart.]]>
<![CDATA[The Lizard Kings]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 09:47:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/01_07_SDTV_DigitalLizardsofDoom_1200x675_849389635668.jpg
Digital Lizards of Doom talk electronic beach parties and the best night of your life ahead of their appearance at the Merrow on Friday, Jan. 13.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Jan. 8-14]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 09:26:44 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Schizophonics+Press+2.jpg
On this week's episode, we mark your calendars with the best shows coming to town, including Dawes, Rick Ross, Tiesto and our SoundDiego LIVE party with the Schizophonics.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Schizophonics]]>
<![CDATA[Shine on, You Crazy Diamond]]> Sun, 08 Jan 2017 09:05:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Ariel+Levine+screenshot.png
Sunday night would have been David Bowie's birthday, so let's celebrate his life at the Casbah, where Ariel Levine performs his last album, "Blackstar."]]>
<![CDATA[Mark Dresser Quintet to Play Jazz Live]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 13:17:56 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Mark+Dresser+by+UCSD+Music+Department.jpeg
The Mark Dresser Quintet's Jan. 10 show is the first can't-miss concert of the year, and forward-leaning music fans should relish the rare opportunity.

Photo Credit: Brian Ross]]>
<![CDATA[The Big Pink Color SpringBoard West]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2017 09:28:37 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Big+Pink+by+Ryan+Cowen.jpeg
Saturday keeps the eventful first week of 2017 going with the SpringBoard West Music Festival at Music Box, featuring The Big Pink and Frankie J.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA[Hollyday Gifts]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:32:44 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/190*120/bonnieC.H.1024.jpg
Christopher Hollyday's explosive concert at Dizzy's on Dec. 23 extended the bebop tradition while breaking new ground.

Photo Credit: Bonnie Wright]]>
<![CDATA[Hooked on Schizophonics]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:41:34 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sounddiego+Live+5-31-12-71+722.jpg
Robin Roth highlights the best events in town this weekend -- including the Schizophonics at the Casbah, and Warren G at Music Box's SpringBoard West Fest.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Diamonds Are Forever]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:21:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Lady+Dottie+and+the+Diamonds+1261.jpg
Lady Dottie & the Diamonds head up a huge soul tribute to Ms. Sharon Jones at the Casbah Friday.

Photo Credit: T. Loper]]>
<![CDATA[Megadeth's Dave Mustaine Serves Up New Beer]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 10:21:35 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dave+Mustaine+cropped.jpg
Metal icon (and Fallbrook resident) Dave Mustaine partners with Unibroue brewery for a Megadeth-themed beer.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Spooks the Casbah]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 11:24:13 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Spooky+Cigarette+Press.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE returns on Jan. 20 to take over the legendary Casbah club with 91x's Tim Pyles, three fantastic bands, and a Belching Beaver craft-beer happy hour!

Photo Credit: Gus Gabesin]]>
<![CDATA[SpringBoard West Brings Intimate SxSW Experience to SD]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:58:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coachella_2012_Satruday_TBP5+722.jpg
The SpringBoard West Music Festival -- a more intimate SxSW -- runs Jan. 4-7 at the Music Box and features headliners Warren G, Frankie J and the Big Pink.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella Announces 2017 Lineup]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:35:32 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coachella-blurb-generic.gif
Coachella's annual spring weekends in Indio will feature Radiohead, Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar as headliners.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Acts Invade 2017 BottleRock Festival]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:55:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dani+Bell+and+the+Tarantist+press+photo+2.jpg
Several San Diego acts get in on the 2017 BottleRock Napa Valley music festival.

Photo Credit: Photo by Shannon Wolf]]>
<![CDATA[Pyles' Positive Picks for the New Year]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 11:21:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Schizophonics+Press+Photo.jpg
91x's Tim Pyles believes in the power of positive thinking, and we believe in the power of his show picks for January -- Dawes, Ty Segall and our own SoundDiego LIVE party are all included.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Schizophonics]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Top 10 Jazz Recordings of 2016]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 13:02:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/nathaneronrauch.jpg
More than a hundred discs find their way into Robert Bush's mailbox each year, but he's always on the lookout for local talent. Here are his faves.

Photo Credit: Eron Rauch]]>
<![CDATA[Pass the Buck-O-Nine]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:37:52 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Buck+O+Nine+6608+722.jpg
SoCal ska-punk legends Buck-O-Nine head into the Casbah Thursday while the Devil Makes Three play their second straight night at the Observatory.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[The Dark Side of the White Buffalo]]> Sat, 31 Dec 2016 10:22:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/White+Buffalo+Press+Photo.jpg
Join the dark side: Jake Smith, aka the White Buffalo, brings his Americana tales of sorrow, boozin' -- and a little murder -- to the Belly Up on Jan. 1.]]>
<![CDATA[Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth Surprise Patients at SD Hospital]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2016 20:23:59 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/12-29-16-Miley-Cyrus-Liam-Hemsworth-San+Diego+Rady+Children%27s+Hospital.JPG
Patients at one San Diego hospital got quite the surprise Thursday!

Photo Credit: Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego
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<![CDATA[Shout at the Devil Makes Three]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 10:10:32 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Devil+Makes+Three.Covault.HOB+%2814%29.jpg
The Devil Makes Three play the first of two nights at the Observatory tonight, while Behind the Wagon hit up the Casbah and Caught a Ghost head up Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[Pearl Jam Donates $70K to Man Who Saved Eddie Vedder]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:49:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/eddie+vedder+pearl+jam_722.jpg
Keith Baxter saved Eddie Vedder's life during a boating accident in 2001 -- and now, 15 years later, Pearl Jam are returning the favor.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[The Sound of Music Box]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:52:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+Music+Box+3.24.16+Vito+Di+Stefano+%2837%29.jpg
Music Box hosts a free music conference party tonight while other venues around town go local with their lineups.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[Schizophonics Tear up SoundDiego LIVE at Casbah]]> Mon, 26 Dec 2016 10:00:13 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Schizophonics+SG.png
The mayor of local music, Tim Pyles, talks to the Schizophonics about their dance moves and their upcoming SoundDiego LIVE appearance on Jan. 20 at the Casbah!]]>
<![CDATA[Pretty in Pink]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 09:22:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bar+Pink+Generic+Resized.jpeg
It's a quiet Monday, but you still have options. Boogie into the first weekday of the year with Motown on Monday at Bar Pink, or stop through Tower Bar for the Heebie Jeebies.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Music Awards Submission Deadline Looms]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:19:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SDMA15-1548.jpg
Get on it, San Diego: The deadline to submit your music for consideration for the 2017 San Diego Music Awards is Saturday, Dec. 31.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>