<![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, 30 Sep 2014 21:08:53 -0700 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:08:53 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[7 SD Music Award Picks]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:46:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Burning+of+Rome+Press+Photo+June+2.jpg
Always tricky to call, the San Diego Music Awards are sure to have their share of upsets and sure-things. We highlight a few of our favorites.]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Rise Against]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:22:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Rise+Against+RIMAC+Matthews+9.18.14+%2825%29.jpg
Rise Against hit spectacular new heights during the band's RIMAC Arena rock-fest on Sept. 18.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Gaslight in the Gaslamp]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:25:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gaslight+Anthem+Pier+26+Michel+Dussack+%281%29.jpg
The New Jersey band the Gaslight Anthem play the House of Blues on Tuesday night.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[Review: Sir Paul McCartney Packs Petco Park]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:06:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*125/456315202.jpg
Sir Paul's Out there tour made a stop in San Diego on the music icon's long and winding road.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[The Chronicles of American Authors]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:13:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/229*120/American+Authors+Press+Photo.jpg
American Authors' frontman, Zac Barnett, discusses the band's album, how they got to where they are -- and why change is good.

Photo Credit: Paradigm Agency]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Linkin Park, AFI, 30 Seconds to Mars]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:09:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Linkin+Park+Sleep+Train+9.16.14+%2813%29.jpg
In the end, Linkin Park, 30 Seconds to Mars and AFI broke the habit and stunned Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Sept. 16.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Can't Say No to Nutini]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:24:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/161*120/89159651.jpg
Monday welcomes Scottish singer/songwriter Paolo Nutini to the House of Blues and a Thievery Corporation double bill at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Tub Rock Machine]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:58:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jacuzzi+Boys+SD.jpg
Miami-based Jacuzzi Boys took the party to Tijuana's Mous Tache Bar and got "Happy Damaged." Watch 'em set off (actual) garage rock fireworks!]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Sept. 28-Oct. 4]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:03:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/Blondie+Debbie+Harry.jpg
This week's SoundDiego Set List highlights the biggest must-see shows in town, including Blondie, Paul McCartney and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Snowmine Blast Casbah]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:27:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Snowmine+Press+Photo.jpg
Sure, all the talk is about Sir Paul at Petco Park, but if you couldn't afford tickets -- music fans still have a litany of excellent options to choose from.

Photo Credit: Press Photo / Courtesy of Billions.com]]>
<![CDATA[McCartney at Petco: Your Ticket to Ride]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:43:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tlmd_paul26.jpg
The long and winding road: Thankfully, Paul McCartney concertgoers have plenty of public transportation options to get in and out of Petco Park on Sunday.

Photo Credit: EFE]]>
<![CDATA[Giving the People What They Want]]> Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:16:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Foster+the+People+X-Fest+2014+%286%29.jpg
Music fans have their work cut out for them Saturday, when Adams Avenue Street Fair, Tour De Fat, Foster the People and Pixies all head to town.]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Buzzcocks]]> Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:55:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/700_1376.jpg
Nevermind the Buzzcocks: they just shredded a sold-out Belly Up crowd on Sept. 18, with the Executives and Images opening.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Halloween Bash]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:14:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+LLLLIve.jpg
We've booked a free, spooktacular SoundDiego LIVE Halloween party at the Office in North Park with Dead Feather Moon, Ed Ghost Tucker, Zombie Surf Camp and a Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey happy hour!...]]>
<![CDATA[No Time for Pixie Dust]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:49:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PixiesLiveBoston.jpg
Indie rock pioneers the Pixies kick off last leg of 2014 “Indie Cindy” tour in San Diego.

Photo Credit: Dana Yavin]]>
<![CDATA[Screen Time]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:23:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/splitscreensbandhiresbyKimberleyKy.jpg
Split Screen bring the whole show to the Sycamore Den on Friday night.

Photo Credit: Kimberley Ky, courtesy Split Screens]]>
<![CDATA[Burn, Baby, Burn]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:44:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Burning+of+Rome+Press+Photo+June+2.jpg
91x's Robin Roth makes her choices for all the must-see shows across San Diego this weekend, including the Burning of Rome at the Adams Avenue Street Fair.]]>
<![CDATA[Calling All Kooks]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:41:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Kooks.jpg
British indie rockers the Kooks bring a new sound to the House of Blues on Friday.

Photo Credit: Stephanie Sian Smith]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Shiny Toy Guns]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:10:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Shiny+Toy+Guns+Belly+Up+9.8+%2873%29.jpg
Ooh, look -- Shiny Toy Guns! The alt-rock band had a packed Belly Up crowd pretty distracted on Sept. 8, with LA-based band No opening.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Good Old-Fashioned Revival]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:35:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/jamestown+revival.jpeg
Jamestown Revival play a free Thursday-night show at Silo with Houndmouth.

Photo Credit: Big Hassle]]>
<![CDATA[Paying Tribute to Padres Legends]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:30:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Steve+Poltz+Gregory+Page+%2812%29.jpg
As the season comes to a close, it's worth noting that San Diego Padres legends Jerry Coleman and Tony Gwynn both received musical tributes by local musicians.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Styx]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:22:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Styx+Harrahs+9.13.14+Covault+%2820%29.jpg
Styx "sailed away" with an epic performance at Harrah's Resort Southern California on Sept. 13.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[Catch Interpol]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:34:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/452659774.jpg
Interpol are back with a show at the House of Blues on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Gary Clark Jr.]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:49:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gary+Clark+Jr-1005.jpg
Texas bluesman Gary Clark Jr. brought the soul rock to Harrah's Resort Southern California on Sept. 19.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego SoundCheck]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:39:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Burning+of+Rome+Press+Photo+June+2.jpg
Eight24.com's Scott McDonald checks in with what sounds good around San Diego, including the School of Rock, California Surf Museum and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Stone's Age]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:53:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Allen-Stone.jpg
Singer Allen Stone owns the stage at the House of Blues on Tuesday.

Photo Credit: Scott McDonald]]>
<![CDATA[Live: FM 94/9's 2014 Independence Jam]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:17:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Phantogram+Independence+Jam+2014+%28100+of+100%29.jpg
Phantogram, Little Hurricane, Bad Suns and many others had Oceanside straight rockin' at FM 94/9's 2014 Independence Jam on Sept. 7.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Robin Adler & Mutts of the Planet: "Hejira Live"]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:09:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*144/adler4.jpg
No one does the music of Joni Mitchell better than Robin Adler and company.

Photo Credit: Lance & June Pecchia]]>
<![CDATA[Lots to Lykke]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:45:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lykkelilolla.jpg
Lykke Li plays a sold-out North Park Theatre on Monday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Soaking Up Los Daniels]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:01:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Los+Daniels+091314.jpg
Los Daniels might've taken some inspiration from a certain beloved Tennessee whiskey but they've got a sound all their own.]]>
<![CDATA[The Golden Age of Dag Savage]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:36:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Exile-and-Johaz-Dag_Savage-photo-by-Sunny_Phono-150dpi-640x426.jpg
Local hip-hop duo Dag Savage (Johaz and Exile) team up for an album heavy on boom bap and dusty beats -- a nod to hip-hop's golden age.

Photo Credit: Photo by Sunny Phono / Courtesy of www.thecomeupshow.com]]>
<![CDATA[A Little Hurricane Hits San Diego]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:25:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Specials+Michel+Dussack+%282%29.jpg
Little Hurricane play a free show (with online RSVP) at Broadway Port Pavilion Sunday.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[The Long Hellogoodbye]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:49:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hellogoodbye+091314.jpg
Hellogoodbye treat one fan to a selfie of a lifetime, while discussing why the band takes so long to make their records.]]>
<![CDATA[All in the Kopecky Family Band]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:34:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/kfb-update.jpg
The Kopecky Family Band return to San Diego and their loyal fans.

Photo Credit: Zero to Sixty Group]]>
<![CDATA[Steve Martin and Edie Brickell Shine Bright]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:38:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Steve+Martin+and+Edie+Brickell+091314.jpg
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell discuss their love of the theater, and working with the Old Globe for their new musical, "Bright Star."]]>
<![CDATA[Live: David Gray]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:53:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/David+Gray+8.31.14+Hancock+%2826%29.jpg
David Gray went to "Babylon" and back when the UK troubadour took to the Balboa Theatre for a beautiful, intimate show on Aug. 31.

Photo Credit: David Gray]]>
<![CDATA[Bird Land]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:26:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Andrew+Bird+Spreckles+3.jpg
Andrew Bird headlines a show at Humphey's Concerts By the Bay on Friday that is being presented by the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Samaria Daniel]]>
<![CDATA[Live: LED Presents the Mad Decent Block Party]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:03:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/0+diplo+.jpg
LED Presents the Mad Decent Block Party took over San Diego's East Village Sept. 14 with Diplo, Flosstradamus and many more.

Photo Credit: David Stewart]]>
<![CDATA[Guitar Hero]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:34:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gary+Clark+Jr.+%2816+of+28%29.jpg
This weekend promises a ton of great shows -- including Gary Clark Jr. at Harrah's Resort Southern California -- so 91x's Robin Roth breaks down where you need to be.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Rise Against at Rimac]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:25:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rise+against+003_std+722.jpg
Chicago punks Rise Against are at UCSD's RIMAC Arena on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Paul Parks]]>
<![CDATA[Live Wire Lives to Drink Another Day]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:18:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/LW-exterior.jpg
Patrons of the Live Wire bar on El Cajon Boulevard escaped harm when their watering hole was damaged in Tuesday's freak storm.

Photo Credit: Thaddeus Robles]]>
<![CDATA[Black Market Rising]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:55:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/454452352.jpg
Rise Against return to San Diego County, this time for a show at UCSD's RIMAC Arena.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:38:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/maroon-5-thumb.jpg
Some of the names on the way to San Diego stages may surprise you -- Maroon 5, anyone?

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:39:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Jessica+Hernandez-7608.jpg
Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas performed at the House of Blues Voodoo Room with the locals from Gone Baby Gone.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Music Awards Sneak Peek]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:13:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/Ed+Ghost+Tucker+HOB+2014+%284%29.jpg
Ed Ghost Tucker are just one band among many playing a special San Diego Music Awards pre-party at the House of Blues on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Dave Matthews Band]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:17:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Dave+Matthews+Band+Sleep+Train+9.5.14+%282%29.jpg
The Dave Matthews Band crashed into Sleep Train Amphitheatre recently for both electric and acoustic sets.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Sebadoh Back to "Defend" Lo-Fi Title]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/205*120/sebadoh.jpg
Lou Barlow (center) and his band Sebadoh return to the Casbah and San Diego for a show on Tuesday night.

Photo Credit: Riot Act]]>
<![CDATA[Live: 2014 San Diego Blues Fest]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:47:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/2014+San+Diego+Blues+Festival+9.7.14.700_9639.jpg
Eric Burdon & the Animals, Elvin Bishop and many others had America's Finest City feelin' the blues at the 2014 San Diego Blues Fest.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[The Meteoric Rise of Odesza]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:40:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/246*120/ODESZA+Press+Photo+Cropped.jpg
Harrison Mills, one half of the chill-wave dance duo Odesza, talks about the group's meteoric rise and their disdain for EDM music.]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Summer Nationals Tour]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:02:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Pennywise+Sleep+Train+8.30.14+%285%29.jpg
Punk was in session when the Summer Nationals tour blasted through Sleep Train Amphitheatre with the Offspring, Bad Religion, Pennywise, the Vandals, and Stiff Little Fingers on Aug. 30.

Photo Credit: Ryan Daley]]>