<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]> Copyright 2014 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, 01 Sep 2014 07:29:37 -0700 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:29:37 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE's Summer Bash]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:56:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sounddiego+Live+083014.jpg
Bar Pink was the place to be on Aug. 29, when our SoundDiego LIVE Platinum party ushered in summer with Barbarian, Buddy Banter, Grizzly Business and 91x's Robin Roth!]]>
<![CDATA[Welcome Home, Roxy Jones]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:17:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Roxy+Jones.jpg
Roxy Jones enlist San Diego jazz luminaries Gilbert Castellanos, Robert Dove and Gabriel Sundy for a performance of "Downtown Tokyo" at North Park's Seven Grand.]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tix to DJ Superstar David Guetta at Intervention]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:55:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Guetta.jpg
The man DJ Magazine called the No. 5 DJ in the world will be calling San Diego and the Hard Rock Hotel home on Sept. 21.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Aug. 31-Sept. 6]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:42:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/atmosphere-slug-722.jpg
Must-see shows this week include Drive Like Jehu's reunion at Balboa Park, Atmosphere, the San Diego Blues Festival and more.

Photo Credit: Frazer Harrison]]>
<![CDATA[Spooktacular SoundDiego LIVE ]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:50:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rrr32.jpg
We've booked a free, spooktacular SoundDiego LIVE Halloween party at the Office in North Park, with three bands and a Jack Daniel's sponsored happy hour! RSVP now!

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[50 Shades of Gray]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:37:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/David+Gray+016.jpg
David Gray joins Ziggy Marley and one of the biggest reunions in recent memory, to provide SD with excellent options for Sunday.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Turns Pink]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:54:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pp76.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE blew up at Bar Pink on Friday night, thanks to Barbarian, Buddy Banter, Grizzly Business and 91x's Roth Roth.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiegoGram Gallery]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:39:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/105255051629092043983933626447422n.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.

Photo Credit: sounddiego/Instagram]]>
<![CDATA[A Tale of Two Trios]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:59:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/AFullerJW.jpg
On consecutive nights, Chase Morrin and Larry Fuller explored diametrically opposed piano trio traditions at Dizzy's in Pacific Beach.

Photo Credit: Jon Whitledge]]>
<![CDATA[An Awesome Night]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:40:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/FS1166.jpg
Drag the River are just one of dozens of bands playing Awesome Fest this year.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Grouplove, Portugal. The Man]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:24:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Grouplove+8.17.14+Bolger+%2813%29.jpg
Grouplove, Portugal. The Man and Tokyo Police Club brought an indie-rock ruckus to SDSU's Open Air Theatre on Aug. 17.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Goes Pink!]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:09:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/bar+pink.jpg
We're taking it back to Bar Pink and have lined up a killer show with Barbarian, Buddy Banter and Grizzly Business.

Photo Credit: worth1000.com]]>
<![CDATA[A SoundDiego LIVE Weekend Kick Start]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:10:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/174*120/NQ2C9069Barbarian_2_2.jpg
Robin Roth highlights the must-see shows around the county, including Reggae Fest at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Rascal Flatts]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:57:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Rascal+Flatts+Sleep+Train+8.17.14+%2845%29.jpg
Country music mainstays Rascal Flatts had Sleep Train Amphitheatre thinkin' fast cars and freedom when they hit Chula Vista on Aug. 17, with Gloriana opening.

Photo Credit: John Hancock, photographer]]>
<![CDATA[Wagon Ride]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:45:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BehindtheWagon.jpg
Behind the Wagon are just one of many bands playing the AwesomeFest Pre-Fest parties on Thursday at Soda Bar and the Hideout.]]>
<![CDATA[Che Cafe Sues UCSD]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:03:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/The+Che+Cafe+2.jpg
The Che Cafe continues the fight to keep bringing music and grub to UCSD campus

Photo Credit: The Frights]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Sheryl Crow]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:57:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sheryl+Crow+Sleep+Train+8.17.14+%2832%29.jpg
Sheryl Crow soaked up the San Diego sun on when she hit Sleep Train Amphitheatre right before Rascal Flatts.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Otto-matic for the People]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:14:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sdgfdfgOtto.jpg
Ottmar Liebert will perform with his band Luna Negra on Wednesday at the North Park Theatre.

Photo Credit: Ottmar Liebert]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Deep Purple]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:14:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Deep+Purple+Pechanga+Hancock+%2843%29.jpg
Harrah's Resort Southern California hosted classic hard rock legends Deep Purple.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Fiction Family]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:28:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/leopold.jpg
Leopold & His Fiction, who are at the Casbah on Tuesday, draw heavily from their Detroit roots.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Leopold and His Fiction]]>
<![CDATA[Rain Closes Burning Man Gate]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:14:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/BM+2013-171.JPG
California may be in a drought but there's too much rain in northern Nevada.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[And They're Off...]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:27:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Iration+X-Fest+2014+Sleep+Train+%286%29.jpg
The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club announces its inaugural fall concert season, which brings even more big name acts to the race track.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Zeroing in on Javier Escovedo]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:23:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Javier+Escovedo.jpg
Javier Escovedo talks with SoundDiego about his illustrious rock history and how he brought it all full circle with his new single, "See You Around."]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Magic!]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:00:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Magic+8.15.14+Band+Music+Del+Mar+Track+%283%29.jpg
The red-hot "Rude" reggae fusion rockers Magic! played their song of the summer at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Tub Rock Machine]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:14:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*121/jacuzzi-boys_142218727873.jpg
It's another Burger Records night at the Casbah, where Jacuzzi Boys headline with their "tropical rock & roll."

Photo Credit: Courtesy Family Artists]]>
<![CDATA[The Upward Spiral: NIN and Soundgarden]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:15:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Nine+Inch+Nails+Sleep+Train+8.21+for+Review+%283%29.jpg
Sleep Train Amphitheatre hosted one of the biggest shows of the year Aug. 21 with Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden -- and it didn't disappoint.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[A Garage 2 Glory Showdown]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:07:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/G+2+G+082314.jpg
Two bands enter, one band plays: Both Electric Healing Sound and Grizzly Business are fantastic indie rock bands, but only one of them will join our SoundDiego LIVE party at Bar Pink on Aug. 29 -- and YOU decide]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Aug. 24-30]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:25:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Panic+at+the+Disco+X-Fest+2014+%284%29.jpg
We highlight some of the best shows in town over the next few days with this week's SoundDiego Set List.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Keep on Truckin']]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:56:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cardboard+truckers.jpg
Sunday's about havin' a good ole time -- and that's just what you'll get when Cardboard Truckers roll into the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Cardboard Truckers]]>
<![CDATA[Gipsy Kings Are a Family Affair]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:01:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/GNSF117-gipsykings0052_2.jpg
The Grammy-winning, flamenco-rooted band of brothers make their way to Humphrey's this month to celebrate 25 years in music.

Photo Credit: Gipsy Kings]]>
<![CDATA[He's Ours]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:26:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Built+to+Spill.jpg
Singer/songwriter Jason Mraz plays the final night of a three-night run at the San Diego Civic Theatre on Saturday.

Photo Credit: MySpace]]>
<![CDATA[The Tontons Turn on Soda Bar]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:42:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Tontons.jpg
The Tontons may have taken their name from a giant "Star Wars" creature, but there is nothing monstrous about their sound -- their song "So Young" is an exercise in pop dreaminess.]]>
<![CDATA[Lake Street Dives into San Diego]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:43:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/198*120/Lake+Street+Dive+Jarrod+McCabe+Press+Photo.jpg
Soulful indie pop rockers Lake Street Dive fill the North Park Theatre for a sold-out performance on Friday.

Photo Credit: Jarrod McCabe]]>
<![CDATA[The Buck-o-Nine Stops Here]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:53:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Buck+O+Nine-6604.jpg
San Diego mainstays Buck-o-Nine return to San Diego, and the Casbah stage, on Friday night.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[They're in Good Kompany]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:54:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Vokab+Kompany-6295.jpg
Vokab Kompany will be joined by San Diego music-scene anchors Transfer and the Silent Comedy on the stage in Del Mar -- check out the weekend picks from 91x's Robin Roth.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Lynyrd Skynyrd]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:21:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lynyrd+Skynyrd+Pechanga+Lead+Photo+Cropped.jpg
We're sure the phrase "Play 'Free Bird'!" was shouted about a million times at Lynyrd Skynyrd's Pechanga Resort & Casino show -- and we're sure they didn't disappoint.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Monsters of '90s Rock South Bay]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:27:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trent-reznor1.jpg
Nine Inch Nails share a bill with Soundgarden at Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Drive Like Jehu to Play Reunion Show]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:20:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SpreckelsPavilion.jpg
Seminal San Diego rockers Drive Like Jehu announced they would reunite for a show at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion.]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Arcade Fire and Spoon]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:14:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Arcade+Fire+Sleep+Train+8.5.14+%2814%29.jpg
Sleep Train Amphitheatre welcomed one of the biggest shows of the year when Arcade Fire and Spoon came to town on Aug. 5.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Slash]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:09:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Slash+Pechanga+8.9.14+%282%29.jpg
We got up-close-and-personal with Slash -- the infamous top-hatted guitarist from Guns n' Roses -- when he hit the Pechanga Resort & Casino.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Finding "The Way on Up"]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:10:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/applebrown.jpg
Baritone saxman Gabriel Sundy slashes and burns through fields of his own creations on the new release "The Way on Up," by the Applebrown Jazz Ensemble.

Photo Credit: R. Feder]]>
<![CDATA[Naked in North Park]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:09:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/TheNakedandFamous_PhotoBy_DaveMa_5+-+Copy.jpg
The Naked and Famous ride the fame train to the North Park Theatre on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Dave Ma]]>
<![CDATA[Happy Jason Mraz Day!]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:46:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jjjjjDSC_0144.jpg
Mayor Kevin Faulconer is set to make a big announcement for hometown pop singer/songwriter Jason Mraz.

Photo Credit: Eric S. Page]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Arctic Monkeys]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 14:19:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/Arctic+Monkeys+SDSU+8.6.14+%2820%29.jpg
Arctic Monkeys, and hometown boys Barbarian, played SDSU's Open Air Theatre on Aug. 6 -- and had the sold-out crowd on its feet the entire time.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Matt Hires in the House]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:41:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/matt+hires1.jpg
Singer/songwriter showcases at private homes may be the best way to see a show -- and Matt Hires is at one Tuesday in El Cajon.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Hear It Here: Blackout Party]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:20:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Blackout+Party+Rebecca+Joelson.jpg
Hear the new single from Blackout Party here first -- and support the alt-country stompers' new IndieGoGo campaign.

Photo Credit: Rebecca Joelson]]>
<![CDATA[Buddy Banter Break the Bank]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:23:42 -0700 >> http://bitly.com/UBvwWa]]> >> http://bitly.com/UBvwWa]]> http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Buddy+Banter.jpg
Local fuzz pop trio Buddy Banter -- set to take charge at SoundDiego LIVE at Bar Pink on Aug. 29 with Barbarian -- talk to 91x's Robin Roth about the funding for their new album ...]]>
<![CDATA[So Fresh, So Clean]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:13:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/FreshAndOnlys_byDavidBlack.jpg
The Casbah is the place to be at on this fine Monday night -- where the Fresh and Onlys bring their latest record, "House of Spirits," to life.

Photo Credit: David Black]]>
<![CDATA[Rise of the Zombies]]> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:36:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Zombies+Press+Photo.jpg
The Zombies frontman, Colin Blunstone, shares his thoughts on the band's everlasting popularity -- and getting screamed off airport tarmacs by adoring fans in 1967.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of thezombies.net]]>