<![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 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:26:18 -0700 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:26:18 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cayucas Shine on the Casbah]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:06:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/cayucasmain2.jpg
SoCal's Cayucas make surf-pop waves at the Casbah on Tuesday night.

Photo Credit: Ericka Clevenger]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Jefferson Starship]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:58:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Jefferson+Starship+Covault+Belly+Up+%2818%29.jpg
Jefferson Starship touched down at the Belly Up July 10, with the Tilt's Jesse Malley and Jeff Irwin opening.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[Win Slightly Stoopid Tix and Swag!]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:09:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SlightlyStoopid1+722.jpg
San Diego's own Slightly Stoopid are playing the Sleep Train Amphitheatre next week -- and SoundDiego could hook you up!

Photo Credit: Jeff Farsai]]>
<![CDATA[Kawehi's High-Wire Balancing Act]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:47:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/185*120/kawehi+press+photo.jpg
Cure your post-weekend blues with one of several great shows tonight, including one-woman act Kawehi at Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: Press Photo Courtesy of flemingartists.com]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 20-26]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:14:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Temper+Trap+Michel+Dussack+%282%29.jpg
There is plenty to do in San Diego this week, including must-see shows by the Neighbourhood, the Cult, the Muffs and more.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[The Attack of Grand Tarantula]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:23:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Grand+Tarantula.jpg
Local garage rockers Grand Tarantula get extra-dimensional while talking to SoundDiego about writing cool songs, having a good time and their video for "We're Gonna Get You High."

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[X Mark the Spot]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:35:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/IMG_3381XExene_2_2.jpg
Sunday's options include SD Pride's second-day events, and a special acoustic set by SoCal punk legends X at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Andy Grammer Keeps His Head Up]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:29:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/andy_grammer_-sml33.jpg
Andy Grammer talks to us about his early days busking in Santa Monica, keeping a positive outlook -- and his new album, "Magazines or Novels."

Photo Credit: Courtesy of MSOPR]]>
<![CDATA[Natural Child's Play]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:38:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/161*120/NaturalChild_byIranzuMorras.jpg
Natural Child's rebel rallying cry rings out on Sunday night.

Photo Credit: Iranzu Morras]]>
<![CDATA[Thanks for Liking Our Face, San Diego]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:02:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+Tin+Roof+6.27+%28109%29.jpg
Over 25,000 Facebook fans and 7,000 Twitter followers later, we're celebrating four years of SoundDiego by giving away free swag!

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[You Gotta Have Art]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:53:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/EVERCLEAR.png
Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Spacehog perform Saturday at Harrah's Resort Southern California.]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:31:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/161424949.jpg
Some of the names playing San Diego stages this summer may surprise you, including the Black Keys.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for NARAS]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiegoGram Gallery]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 15:35:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/1051375114471867555306521233746330n.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[On the Road to Summerland]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:02:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/182*120/51803902.jpg
Everclear's guitarist/vocalist, Art Alexakis, talks about rocking out before the Summerland 2014 tour hits Harrah's Resort SoCal on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hiperboreal Celebrate 'La City']]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:43:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GNSF109-Hiperboreal-Tijuana125Birthday.jpg
Nortec Collective's Hiperboreal celebrate Tijuana's 125th birthday in Balboa Park on Friday, July 18.

Photo Credit: Nortec Collective: Hiperboreal]]>
<![CDATA[Siempre con Marisela ]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:38:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/245*120/GNSF106-Marisela-Houseofblues.jpg
This Friday, the Latin Madonna will romance audiences all over again at the House of Blues.

Photo Credit: Marisela]]>
<![CDATA[Mitchy Slick's Calling]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:08:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MITCHY+SLICK.jpg
"Call of Duty," the new mixtape from San Diego rap godfather Mitchy Slick, finds the artist more reflective than ever.]]>
<![CDATA[Friday Night Live]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:44:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pinback-Del-Mar-Lead-Edit.jpg
Pinback return to the Casbah on Friday for a special show.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Brad Paisley]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:25:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Brad+Paisley+7.10.14+Hancock+%2816%29.jpg
Chula Vista's Sleep Train Amphitheatre hosted a country music spectacle on July 10 with Brad Paisley, Randy Houser, Leah Turner and Charlie Worsham.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[El Mato un Policia Motorizado Defy Norm]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:26:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GNSF105-+El+Mato+un+Policia+Motorizado.jpg
Take a dip-trip into global consciousness with Argentina's El Mato un Policia Motorizado at Til-Two.

Photo Credit: El Mato un Policia Motorizado]]>
<![CDATA[Blues Legend Johnny Winter Dies at 70 in Zurich]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:30:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/johnny-winter-488139451.jpg
Texas blues legend Johnny Winter died this week in a hotel room just outside Zurich at age 70.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Back on the Chain Gang]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:08:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/170*120/450205638.jpg
The Chain Gang of 1974 play a free show at the Hard Rock Hotel -- but you gotta RSVP.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Taking Belly Up By the Antlers]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:11:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*121/the_antlers.jpg
The Antlers will make dream-rock sound tsunamis at the Belly Up on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Marc Lemoine]]>
<![CDATA[Requiem for Charlie Haden]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:45:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/charlierafarivas.jpg
Within one note, you knew it was bassist Charlie Haden -- a true poet of the instrument, who died on July 11.

Photo Credit: Rafa Rivas]]>
<![CDATA[What About Bob?]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:04:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Robert+Francis+DSC00769.JPG
Don't expect a soft show at the Casbah from singer/songwriter Robert Francis, who is known to really let loose live.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Steve Martin @ Humphrey's]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:31:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Steve+Martin+7.1.2014+Alex+Matthews+%2829%29.jpg
You could say the stage banter was a bit funnier than usual when Steve Martin headlined Humphrey's By the Bay.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[The Heavenly Robert Francis]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:30:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/Robert+solo+2+credit-DanaPoint.jpg
Indie pop singer/songwriter Robert Francis discusses pop music -- and the one ruined relationship that started it all for him.

Photo Credit: David Kitz]]>
<![CDATA[The Che Cafe Lives to Fight Another Day]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:48:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Frights+at+the+Che.jpg
The Che Cafe, the iconic UCSD all-ages venue, will live to fight another day after a legal decision temporarily halts its eviction.

Photo Credit: Rhyan Santos, courtesy of the Frights]]>
<![CDATA[Barbarians at the Keg]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:01:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Barbarian+Oysterfest+2014+%281%29.jpg
The locals of Barbarian, who played Oysterfest earlier this summer, headline Beerfest at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Blink-182 Plot Return]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:11:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/TRAN+-+Blink+182-23.jpg
Blink-182's guitarist/co-singer, Tom DeLonge, gave fans a thrilling piece of news Monday.

Photo Credit: Anthony Tran]]>
<![CDATA[Early Birds Snap Up Paul McCartney Packages]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:02:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/paul+mccartney2.jpg
Exclusive ticket packages to Paul McCartney's Sept. 28 show at Petco Park were gobbled up by lucky fans Monday.

Photo Credit: WireImage]]>
<![CDATA[Music Thing MonDaze]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:03:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/bp108.jpg
This week's Music MonDaze offers local news on the Paragraphs, Old Man Wizard, the San Diego Music Thing, Comic-Con and more.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Live: REO Speedwagon]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:30:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/REO+Speedwagon+Del+Mar+Fair+7.2.14+Bolger+%2812%29.jpg
Fans just couldn't fight the feeling that they were lovin' every minute of the REO Speedwagon show at the San Diego County Fair on July 2.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Octagrapes of Wrath]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:14:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/IMG_1045OctaGrape_2_2.jpg
Monday's not short on great shows -- take your pick of Octagrape, the Darrows, Josh Damigo and more.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Touchin' on 'Trane]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:17:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/franklinbw.jpg
The Henry Franklin Quartet achieves its reputation the old fashioned way.

Photo Credit: Barbara Wise]]>
<![CDATA[The Legacy of Nicky Venus]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:17:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WEB_NICKY_VENUS_SOUNDDIEGO_071214_1200x675_303367747531.jpg
In this week's SoundDiego Spotlight, Nicky Venus talks about splitting off from his other group, Republic of Letters, while taking a look at the creation of his own "Legacy."]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 13-19]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:40:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/166472893.jpg
In this week's SoundDiego Set List, we take a look at must-see shows in SD including MKTO, Jurassic 5, Everclear and more.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Pretty in Bar Pink]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:32:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/bp44.jpg
Help celebrate a North Park institution's seven year anniversary -- Bar Pink is the place to be tonight.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[MKTO: Lost and Found]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:16:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/191*120/MKTO+profile+picture.jpg
Malcolm Kelley, one-half of the pop group MKTO, talks about the duo's debut album, going from acting to music and starring on "Lost."

Photo Credit: Columbia Records]]>
<![CDATA[Detroit's Next Big Thing]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 20:10:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GNSF104-JessicaHernandez.jpg
Detroit's Mexican-Cuban-American soulstress will lift your demons on Sunday at Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: Blue Note Records]]>
<![CDATA[Tommy Ramone, Last of the Ramones, Dies: Associate]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 10:29:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP02031803299.jpg
A business associate says Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band The Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died.]]>
<![CDATA[You Gotta Go, Bro!]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:28:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Switchfoot-blurb1.jpg
The annual Switchfoot Bro-Am surf contest go under early on Saturday, and the free concert kicks off at noon.

Photo Credit: Switchfoot]]>
<![CDATA[Kiss: Alive!]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:48:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Kiss+Sleep+Train+7.6.14+Marissa+Carter+%2831%29.jpg
Starchild, the Demon, Spaceman and Catman melted faces when Kiss rock & rolled Sleep Train Amphitheatre all night on July 6.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[A City in the Cloud]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:01:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CN_GemmaHarris_3_092.jpg
91x's Robin Roth makes her weekend picks and must-see shows include Cloud Nothings, Ringo Starr and La Roux.

Photo Credit: Gemma Harris]]>
<![CDATA[Get Your Growl On]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:22:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/growlers.jpg
The Growlers return to San Diego, this time for a sold-out all-ages show at the North Park Theatre.]]>
<![CDATA[Switchfoot's Bro-Am an Annual Tradition]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:15:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/switchfoot-press-image.jpg
What started out as a one time "thank you" to the community has become a long-standing tradition in San Diego. Drew Shirley and Chad Butler with Switchfoot talk about the 10th Annual Switchfoot Bro-Am. ]]>
<![CDATA[Jumping the Family Wagon]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:06:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Young+Wild+Press+Photo.jpeg
Family Wagon announce a name change, along with new single and music video.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Young Wild]]>
<![CDATA[Jefferson Starship Lands at Belly Up]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:19:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/205*120/xx89817524.jpg
Classic rockers Jefferson Starship will be in Solana Beach on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Paul McCartney to Play Petco Park]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:33:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/13JUN10_PM_NewYork_1028RT_HI_credit+MJ+Kim.jpg
Petco Park will host Sir Paul McCartney later this year.

Photo Credit: MJ KIM/MPL Communications]]>