<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]> Copyright 2015 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 Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:45:57 -0700 Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:45:57 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[More Than the Sum 41 of Its Parts]]> Sun, 05 Jul 2015 10:48:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sum+41+Michel+Dussack+%2811%29.jpg
Who knew the night after the 4th would be so action-packed? Deryck Whibley (from Sum 41), Cut Copy and Jessica Sanchez all play Sunday.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[‘Gueros’ Beats To Its Own ‘Azul’ Drum]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 09:22:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*128/GNSF136_gueros.jpg
Get swept up in a cinematic adventure with two unlikely brothers searching for the Mexican musician who made Bob Dylan cry.

Photo Credit: film still from "Gueros"]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Pops Off at Soda Bar]]> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:10:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+New+Regime+Press+Photo.jpg
The New Regime, Madly and Future Crooks head up our FREE July SoundDiego LIVE party at Soda Bar, with a Belching Beaver Brewery hosted happy hour!

Photo Credit: New Regime]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Mayhem Festival with Slayer]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:04:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Mayhem+Festival+%28117+of+120%29.jpg
Thrashers unite! Slayer, King Diamond, the Devil Wears Prada and so many more rocked the Mayhem Festival at Sleep Train Amphitheatre on June 26.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Pyles' July Show Supply]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 11:23:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Prayers+SoundDiego+LIVE+%2820%29.jpg
91x's Tim Pyles highlights the best shows coming our way this month, including Prayers, Veruca Salt, Cayucas and much more.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[50 Shades of Francos]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:54:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+U31+11.21+Audley+%2864%29.jpg
Sure, the 4th is all the rage -- but this year, the 3rd steals some of its thunder with excellent shows, including Shady Francos in Imperial Beach.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[8 of San Diego's Chillest Bands]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:32:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Idyll+Wild+SoundDiego+LIVE+%2810%29.jpg
Life doesn't always have to be go, go, go. Sometimes you just need to chill out -- which is why we've highlighted eight local bands that help us do just that.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: The Misfits]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:54:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Misfits2.jpg
The Misfits, D.I. and She Demons plundered Observatory North Park on Sunday, June 21, with raging punk and metal.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[The SoundDiego Record Club]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:51:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Sledding+With+Tigers+Band+Photo.png
The SoundDiego Record Club returns with two new releases -- a hilarious album based on "Space Jam," and a goth-leaning alt-rock EP from Tijuana.

Photo Credit: Photo by Cari Veach Photography]]>
<![CDATA[An Early Birdy Special]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:27:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Birdy+Bardot.jpg
91x's Robin Roth highlights the best shows coming our way this weekend, including Birdy Bardot, John Butler Trio, Carnage and DJ Mancat.]]>
<![CDATA[Say You, Say Vinyl]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:38:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/sayvinyl.jpg
Live music takes hold of San Diego Thursday, with shows going off with Say Vinyl, John Butler Trio, Sannhet, Carnage and John Mayall.]]>
<![CDATA[German Trio's California Debut]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:34:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/203*120/JuliaHuelsmann.jpg
Julia Hulsmann, an ECM recording artist, played just one California date -- and San Diego jazz fans were the beneficiaries.

Photo Credit: Dan Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[Gardner of Eden]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:14:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/JaccoGardner_by_nick_helderman.jpg
Wednesday rolls with Jacco Gardner at Casbah, Bangladesh at Belly Up and more.

Photo Credit: Nick Helderman]]>
<![CDATA[A Tale of Two Hosts: Timothy Joseph and Daye Salani]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:10:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Timothy+Joseph+and+Daye+Salani.jpg
Schoolmates back in the day, Timothy Joseph and Daye Salani take a look back at how they both ended up as hosts of their own respective local music programs 20 years later.

Photo Credit: Timothy Joseph photo courtesy the Local 94.9]]>
<![CDATA[Eagle Rock Residency Soars]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 08:21:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Eagle+Rock+Gospel+SD.jpg
Tuesday is the final night to catch Eagle Rock Gospel Singers for their glorious Casbah residency.]]>
<![CDATA[Blackout Party Video Premiere]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:55:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/Blackout+Party+Video+Still.jpg
San Diego alt-country rock troupe Blackout Party trip the light fantastic during their new music video: "Float On Towards Our Doom."

Photo Credit: Blackout Party]]>
<![CDATA[Le Chateau du Whistle Stop]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:46:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Le+Chateau+Press+Photo.jpg
Monday starts a mellow week with Le Chateau joining Botanica Chango at Whistle Stop, while Big Business queue up at the Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[Kinky Keep It Dirty]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 11:10:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Kinky+SD.jpg
The Monterrey-based alt-rock band Kinky talk their "fast, dirty, sweaty, crazy" shows before a recent SD performance at Observatory North Park.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiegoGram Gallery]]> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:52:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/11378634472218276266338356551500n.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: jackieoh9/Instagram]]>
<![CDATA[Mr. Toad the Wet Sprocket's Wild Ride]]> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:35:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Toad+the+Wet+Sprocket+Press+Photo.jpg
It's been a great weekend for music in San Diego, and that continues Sunday with Toad the Wet Sprocket at Humphreys By the Bay.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Steve Earle & the Dukes]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 11:28:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Steve+Earle-3796.jpg
The hardcore troubadour himself Steve Earle & the Dukes rolled into Belly Up on June 19.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[The Cold Facts of Life]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 11:11:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rebecca+jad.jpg
Saturday's got something for everyone when it comes to live music, including a doubleheader by Rebecca Jade & the Cold Fact.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: FM94/9's Dirty Parts Festival]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:02:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/New+Politics-4658.jpg
New Politics, Kongos, Big Data, Waters, Saint Motel and more threw down at FM94/9's Dirty Parts Fest on Sunday, June 20.]]>
<![CDATA[Best Coast's Day in the Sun ]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:37:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Best+Coast-949-IJ-2012949_Independance_Jam_2012-36.jpg
Friday's full of cool shows all around town, including Best Coast, the Loons, Wild Wild Wets, Glasmus and more.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Slayer]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:14:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Slayer+Cropped.jpg
Slayer headline Sleep Train Amphitheatre -- and Robin Roth's (of 91x) weekend show picks. Find out what else is in store for San Diego.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: George Thorogood & the Destroyers]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:18:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/300_2738.jpg
Still bad to the bone, George Thorogood & the Destroyers rocked Humphrey's by the Bay on June 18.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[So You Think You Can Vance?]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 11:47:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Foy+Vance+Press+Photo+%28Color%29.jpg
Thursday's not for the faint of heart: Foy Vance, Vetiver, Head Wound City, Tolan Shaw, DonCat and more head up live music in San Diego.]]>
<![CDATA[SD's Imperial Ave. in Rap]]> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 11:01:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MITCHY+SLICK.jpg
Named for San Diego's Imperial Ave. in the South East, the new track from Mitchy Slick and Oso Ocean carries on a rap tradition.]]>
<![CDATA[Lots of Leo]]> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:26:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/177*120/LeoKottke_BW.jpg
Wednesday sees separate sold-out performances from Leo Kottke and the Rugburns, while A.A. Bondy cancels his Casbah show -- but there's still music for the taking.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Paradigm]]>
<![CDATA[Royal Thunder Strike]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:30:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Royal+Thunder+SD.jpg
Royal Thunder strike more than just the "floor" at the Hideout during their bone-chilling SoundDiego session.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Colbie Caillat]]> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:59:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/IMG_8972+copy+3-11.jpg
Colbie Caillat sang her gypsy heart out at the San Diego County Fair on June 13 at the Grandstand Stage.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Indie Jam 2015 Lineup Announced]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:00:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Silversun+Pickups+Michel+Dussack+%281%29.jpg
On Sept. 12, FM 94/9 brings six big names to the Junior Seau Oceanside Pier Amphitheatre -- and one surprise act.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[Mr. Ed]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 09:39:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Ed+Sheeran+93.3+Summer+Kickoff+%2811%29.jpg
Tuesday sees Ed Sheeran, the Rugburns, Eagle Rock Gospel Singers and more take stages across San Diego.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[Eagle Rock Revival]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:56:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Eagle+Rock+Gospel+SD.jpg
L.A.'s Eagle Rock Gospel Singers talk about their take on revivalist tunes during their SoundDiego spotlight segment before they soar into Casbah to finish out a June residency.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Steel Panther]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:55:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Steel+Panther+%281+of+50%29.jpg
Glam-metal parody group Steel Panther roared at House of Blues on June 12.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Welcome to the Jungle]]> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:04:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Jungle+Coachella+2015.jpg
Monday gets wild with Jungle at Observatory North Park, Gang Green at Soda Bar and more.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Hits the Beach]]> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:18:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD+Live+061915.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE hit up Gallagher's in Ocean Beach with Hills Like Elephants, the Verigolds, Diamond Lakes, 91x's Tim Pyles and Belching Beaver Brewery! Let's just say epic times were had.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: June 21-27]]> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:05:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/duran-duran-coachella-blurb.jpg
Live Nation San Diego helps us highlight the best shows coming our way, including Duran Duran, Best Coast and Janet Jackson.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Mana: Larger Than Life]]> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:00:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mana+SD.jpg
We take you backstage at Valley View Casino Center, as our own Dita Quinones hangs out with one of the biggest rock bands in the world: Mana.]]>
<![CDATA[Orgone with the Wind]]> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09:46:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Orgone.jpg
Father's Day has something for everyone -- including good ol' Pops: Orgone, Guttermouth, the Misfits, and Astra keep things interesting.]]>
<![CDATA[Where the Surf Meets SoundDiego LIVE]]> Sun, 21 Jun 2015 11:20:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+Hills+Elephants+Diamond+Lakes+Verigolds+%28137%29.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE hit the beach -- Ocean Beach, that is -- with a killer party full of rad bands, free Belching Beaver beer and 91x's Tim Pyles.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[The Politics of Dancing]]> Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:22:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/UCSD+Sun+God+New+Politics+%2818%29.jpg
New Politics, seen here performing at UCSD's Sun God, will headline FM 94/9's Dirty Parts Festival at the Lakeside Rodeo on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Trudel Trifolia Trio's Triumph]]> Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:34:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/195*120/image43.jpg
Quebec-based pianist Marianne Trudel's meditative approach to improvisation proved to be a perfect fit for the packed house at Music & Arts Library in La Jolla.

Photo Credit: Dan Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Hits the Beach!]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:02:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hills+Like+Elephants.jpg
Free music, a hosted happy hour and Tim Pyles of 91x -- what else can you want in a Friday night?r

Photo Credit: Courtesy Requiemme]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Alan Parsons Live Project]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 10:09:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Alan+Parsons+Harrahs+Covault+%2815%29.jpg
The Alan Parsons Live Project headlined Harrah's Resort Southern California on June 12.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[Mark Dresser Selected for Doris Duke Impact Award]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:17:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Dresser_carmody722.jpg
The Doris Duke Impact Award is prestigious accolade that is initiated by previous winners -- and it serves as a well deserved validation for a lifetime of dedication to creative music.

Photo Credit: Jim Carmody]]>
<![CDATA[There Will Be Surfer Blood]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:14:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/surfeer116980897.jpg
San Diego's alive with the sound of music this weekend -- including Surfer Blood at the Irenic on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Don't Miss the Carlsbad Music Festival]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:40:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/happycrowd722.jpg
The Carlsbad Music Festival allows attendees to choose their own experience, with 60 performances by 30 acts over 16 different stages.

Photo Credit: Carlsbad Music Festival]]>
<![CDATA[Belly Up to the Fair]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:28:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/05.07_bside.jpg
B-Side Players are on a Belly Up bill at the San Diego County Fair on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Oysterfest]]> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:27:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Be+Water+Photo+Oysterfest+6-13-15+%28194%29.jpg
Thousands had a shucking good time at Oysterfest on June 13 at the Marina Embarcadero North, where Thievery Corporation, Little Hurricane and more played dance-worthy sets.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>