<![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-usWed, 25 May 2016 08:02:06 -0700Wed, 25 May 2016 08:02:06 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[The Mowgli's Make a SoundDiego Summer Splash]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 17:05:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Mowglis+Press+Photo.jpg
The Mowgli's and Grizzly Business head up the second installment of our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert series at Harrah's Resort Southern California on June 18!

Photo Credit: Courtesy of The Mowgli's]]>
<![CDATA[Vacationing With the Griswolds]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 11:33:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/05_14_SDTV_TheGriswoldsSession1_1200x675_685873731823.jpg
The Griswolds came all the way from Australia to play their hit single "If You Wanna Stay" at Observatory North Park in this SoundDiego session.]]>
<![CDATA[Alicia Olatuja: The Interview]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 11:43:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/High+Res_Alicia722.jpg
Since performing at the 2013 presidential inauguration, Alicia Olatuja has proven herself a polymath -- and not just in the music industry. Here she speaks candidly with SoundDiego's Robert Bush about her...

Photo Credit: Carsten Fleck]]>
<![CDATA[Here Comes the Son Little]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 08:29:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Son_Little_Photo_Credit_-_Anthony_Saint_James_.jpg
Tuesday shines on with new talent as Son Little takes Casbah, and Kaytranada makes his San Diego debut at the Observatory.

Photo Credit: Anthony Saint James]]>
<![CDATA[Del Mar Racetrack Announces 2016 Lineup]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 07:55:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/311+X-Fest+2014+Sleep+Train+%283%29.jpg
The Del Mar Racetrack has announced its 2016 Summer Concert Series lineup -- and like every year, it includes some huge names.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Brad Paisley]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 12:25:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Brad+Paisley-2016May21-SleepTrain+%289%29.jpg
Brad Paisley turned San Diego into a "Country Nation" May 21, when he played Sleep Train Amphitheatre with Tyler Farr and Maddie and Tae.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Tutti Frutti Monday]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 09:19:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/El-Vez2.jpg
Monday sends some lovin' with the Little Richards (with members of El Vez, New Kinetics and Schizophonics) holding down Casbah, while Katchafire light up Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Sean McMullen]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: SoundDiego Summer Splash Kicks Off]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 13:43:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+Summer+Splash+Boxer+Rebellion+Verigolds+%2898%29.jpg
SoundDiego Summer Splash kicked off on Saturday, May 21, at Harrah's Resort SoCal with the Boxer Rebellion, the Verigolds and 91x's Tim Pyles.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Punk's Not Dead on the Wire]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 10:29:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/05_20_SDTV_DeadOnTheWire_1200x675_690269251854.jpg
San Diego band Dead on the Wire talk about keeping the punk spirit alive while showcasing their video, "Lonely Hearts." See the band in action at Soda Bar on May 31.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: May 22-28]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 10:19:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Slipknot+Live+Photo+SoundDiego.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the best upcoming shows throughout the next week including Walk the Moon, Slipknot, Joe Jackson, and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Nada Surf's Up]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 10:01:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/nada+surf+press.jpg
Sunday has got something for everyone: Fiesta del Sol continues in Solana Beach, Nada Surf headline the Irenic, and Gorgon City hits Quartyard.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: The Cure]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 10:23:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Cure+5.20.16+Alex+Matthews+%282%29.jpg
The Cure headlined Sleep Train Amphitheatre on May 20 -- and it was "Just Like Heaven."

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[The Boxer Rebellion Make a Splash]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:34:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/boxer-rebellion-722x406.jpg
Saturday's going to rule: The Boxer Rebellion play our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert series kickoff show at Harrah's Resort SoCal!

Photo Credit: The Boxer Rebellion]]>
<![CDATA[Gregory Porter at Symphony Hall]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 12:26:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/gregvenster722.jpg
Problems with the sound dogged the headliner -- but the opening act was sterling.

Photo Credit: Andreas Terlaak]]>
<![CDATA[Superstar Indie-Rock Band Hits the Track]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 14:18:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Governors+Ball+Day+3+Michel+Dussack+%287%29.jpg
The first headliner for the 2016 Del Mar Racetrack Summer Concert Series schedule was announced Friday.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[Rise of the Boxer Rebellion]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 08:49:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/theboxerrebellion_img06_hir.jpg
91x's Robin Roth makes her picks for the top shows this weekend, including the Cure, the Cult, and our favorites -- the Boxer Rebellion.

Photo Credit: Mark Prins/Big Hassle]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Explosions In the Sky]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 11:06:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Explosions+in+the+Sky+OBNP+Kelley+%2815%29.jpg
That sound you heard? Oh, that's just Explosions In the Sky when they rocked the Observatory North Park on May 4. Disappears opened the show.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Heartbreaka's 'Gone' Girl]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 10:12:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/182*120/Heartbreaka+Press+Photo.jpg
Heartbreaka's new radio-ready pop single finds the up-and-coming rapper pining for a relationship that's just outside his reach.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Heartbreaka]]>
<![CDATA[The Cure for Your Weekend]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 09:35:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/175605381.jpg
Friday, we're in love: Action-packed shows include the Cure, the Cult, the Thermals, Damien Jurado, and more!

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Billy Joel]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 13:42:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Billy+Joel+Petco+Park-9011-Edit.jpg
After 15 years away, Billy Joel -- yes, the Piano Man himself -- serenaded a jam-packed San Diego with hit after hit at Petco Park on May 14, 2016.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Glass Half Hull]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 09:44:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/MTE-ManchesterOrchestra.jpg
Thursday's live-music offerings include Andy Hull and Kevin Devine at the Irenic, Chief Keef at the Observatory North Park, and Filter at House of Blues.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Mark Dresser, Barre Phillips Duet Across the Ocean]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 11:59:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/matajulien.jpg
Telematic performance: The future is here.

Photo Credit: Mata Julien]]>
<![CDATA[Borns Again]]> Wed, 18 May 2016 09:10:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-525238778.jpg
The LA-based singer/songwriter makes a return visit to San Diego, this time for a Green Flash Concert at the Birch Aquarium.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Kris Allen]]> Wed, 18 May 2016 11:42:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_4111+copy.jpg
"American Idol" winner Kris Allen played to a packed room at Music Box on May 14.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Violent Femmes Get Blistered By the Bay]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 10:22:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/223*120/Violent-Femmes-at-Humphrey%27s.jpg
The proto-punks of the Violent Femmes played "Blister in the Sun" and "Kiss Off" when they played Humphrey's By the Bay, and talked to Eight24.com's Scott McDonald about renaissance fairs, turkey legs and...]]>
<![CDATA[Stop the Week and Melt With Modern English]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 09:24:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+New+Kinetics+Hit+Dog+Hollar+SoundDiego+LIVE+5.1+Matty+Vee+%28154%29.jpg
The British new wavers of Modern English play an intimate show at the Hideout on Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Matty Vee]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 09:06:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-523932668.jpg
Some of the names on the way to San Diego stages may surprise you -- for example, Sia, seen here performing this year at Coachella, will play at Viejas Arena.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Glass Spells Video Premiere: "Away From Space"]]> Mon, 16 May 2016 09:02:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Glass+Spells+Press+Photo+by+Kriss+Soto.jpg
Calexico's Glass Spells return to the fold with a new lead singer -- and a SoundDiego video premiere for a new single, "Away From Space."

Photo Credit: Kriss Soto]]>
<![CDATA[Going Natives]]> Mon, 16 May 2016 08:57:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/localnatives2016.jpg
Local Natives return to San Diego for a Casbah show.]]>
<![CDATA[Mrs. Magician's Horror Show]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 10:08:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/220*120/Mrs+Magician+Screenshot.jpg
Mrs. Magician's frontman Jacob Turnbloom talks up their No. 1 hometown spot while we get a good look at the band's new horror-themed video, "Eyes All Over Town." See them at their record release show at Soda Bar...]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: May 15-21]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 09:20:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Walk+the+Moon+Independence+Jam+2014+%2864+of+100%29.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the top shows coming to San Diego -- including Walk the Moon, Cheap Trick, and our SoundDiego Summer Splash kickoff concert with the Boxer Rebellion.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Swami's Sunday Matinee]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 09:36:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Mrs+Magician1.jpg
Sunday marks the record release of Swami Records' "Hardcore Matinee" compilation -- and Bar Pink hosts a special, sold-out matinee show with an all-star lineup of local bands.]]>
<![CDATA[Prayers for Pet Shop Boys]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 13:03:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-522022142.jpg
Pet Shop Boys continue their collaboration with San Diego "cholo goth" pioneers, Prayers, by way of the music video for their new single "Twenty-Something."

Photo Credit: Gettty]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Carah Faye of Shiny Toy Guns]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 11:16:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Carah+Faye+Shiny+Toy+Guns+John+Hancock+%2836%29.jpg
Carah Faye, frontwoman for Shiny Toy Guns, stepped out solo at East Village's Quartyard on May 11, 2016.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Saturday Night's Zoo of Live Music]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:37:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Drive+Like+Jehu+Organ+Pavilion.JPG
Saturday features the San Diego Zoo's free centennial celebration at the Organ Pavilion, while Billy Joel, Paper Days, Pennywise and more hit stages around town.]]>
<![CDATA[Live Nation's $20 Ticket Sale Hits SD Shows]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 12:11:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/163*120/GettyImages-521781732.jpg
Live Nation's "$20 Kickoff to Summer" ticket promotion hits San Diego for one week only -- and includes shows featuring Dixie Chicks, Snoop Dogg, Weezer, Sublime With Rome, and many more.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Puscifer]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 10:09:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Puscifer+5.1.16+Copley+%2815%29.jpg
Puscifer, fronted by Tool lead singer Maynard James Keenan, delighted a Copley Symphony Hall crowd on May 1 with a rocking set -- and a live lucha libre match.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Just Say Gwen]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 09:01:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gwen-stefani-vestido-vanity-fair-oscar.jpg
Gwen Stefani heads up a night of incredible live music in San Diego on Friday, which includes shows by Pennywise, Andrew Bird, Aesop Rock and more.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: 2016 Sun God Festival]]> Thu, 12 May 2016 12:13:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sungod+Festival+2016+AM+%28103+of+112%29.jpg
UCSD's annual Sun God festival took the campus over on April 30, 2016, with Miguel, Nico & Vinz, Great Good Fine OK, Louis the Child, and Paradise.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Bleached Party]]> Thu, 12 May 2016 09:46:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Bleached1.jpg
Bleached heads up a Thursday night of incredible live-music options in San Diego that also include Charles Bradley, Beyonce, and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Not Too Late to Win Beyonce Tickets]]> Thu, 12 May 2016 11:17:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-525182388.jpg
Beyonce fans have one last chance to win tickets to her Formation World Tour show at Qualcomm Stadium on Thursday, May 12 -- thanks to American Express and Uber.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[State Champs for the Win]]> Wed, 11 May 2016 13:47:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/206*120/Untitled-1214.jpg
New York pop-punkers State Champs played an all-age rager at a new-ish all-ages venue in LInda Vista, Lamppost Warehouse, at a show presented by Soda Bar.]]>
<![CDATA[Carah Faye Clocks in at Quartyard]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 10:55:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Carah+Faye+Quartyard.jpg
Shiny Toy Guns' alum Carah Faye plays a show at Quartyard on Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Gator By the Bay 2016]]> Tue, 10 May 2016 14:55:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Jay-Seven-.jpg
Zydeco and blues rang over San Diego Bay this weekend at the 2016 incarnation of Gator By the Bay.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[The Empires Strike Back]]> Tue, 10 May 2016 07:58:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/young+empires+official1.jpg
Young Empires return to San Diego for a show at the Casbah on Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Young Empires]]>
<![CDATA[Soaked in Bleached]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 11:59:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Bleach+Press+Photo.jpg
Bleached's Jennifer and Jessica Clavin talk the huge departure of their new record, horrible Internet comment sections -- and the band's transformation into a formidable rock & roll giant.

Photo Credit: Nicole Anne Robbins]]>
<![CDATA[Stones, McCartney, Who Fest Adds 2nd Weekend of Rock Titans]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 14:45:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tlmd_paul_mccartney_t.jpg
Desert Trip will return to the Coachella Valley in October for three additional nights, and with it, some of the biggest living names in rock & roll history.]]>
<![CDATA[Time to Go to "Work"]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 10:15:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-517826994-rihanna.jpg
Superstar Rihanna makes a rescheduled "Anti" tour stop in San Diego on Monday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Paper Days of Our Lives]]> Sun, 08 May 2016 11:19:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Paper+Days+Screen+Grab.png
Paper Days talk the "California sound" and how it just naturally creeps into their music. Be sure to catch them on May 14 at the Merrow with Neighbors to the North, the Paragraphs and Brothers Weiss.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: May 8-14]]> Sun, 08 May 2016 09:29:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-525182388.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the top upcoming shows of the week -- including Beyonce, Rihanna, Billy Joel, and more!

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>