<![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 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:19:43 -0700 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:19:43 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[LIVE: Belle and Sebastian]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:22:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/Belle+and+Sebastian+Observatory+%281%29.jpg
On April 17, San Diego saw the long-awaited return of Scottish indie-pop group Belle and Sebastian at the Observatory North Park. Perfume Genius opened.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[A Look Back at "Microcrusifiction"]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:48:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/183*120/Masters+of+the+Universe+Cropped.jpg
More than two decades after the release of "Microcrusifiction," J. Smith takes a look back on the Mastas of the Universe LP that shook up San Diego hip-hop.]]>
<![CDATA[Della Maes of Sunshine]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:23:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/169*120/dellamae.jpg
Monday heats up with a highly recommended Della Mae show at Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[Get with the PRGRM]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:26:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/prgrm.jpg
Local electro/post-punk group PRGRM take us behind the scenes on their video "Leipzeg" -- and discuss the inspiration behind their post-apocalyptic sound. Catch them live at U-31 on April 29.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: April 26-May 2]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:07:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/454390576.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the must-see shows coming to San Diego, including Pitbull, Neil Diamond and Bryan Adams.

Photo Credit: Redferns via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Down the Waxahatchee]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:16:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Coachella+2014+Friday+April+11+Artist+Photo+%2820%29.jpg
San Diego hosts great live music throughout Sunday with ArtWalk and Adams Avenue Unplugged by day, and Waxahatchee and Reptar by night.]]>
<![CDATA[Win VIP Experience to Channel 93.3's Summer Kick Off Concert!]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:04:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Guetta.jpg
It's your lucky day: We're giving away VIP boxes and meet-and-greets with David Guetta and Fifth Harmony at Channel 93.3's Summer Kick Off Concert on May 8!

Photo Credit: Marc Piasecki/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Lights with Saint Motel at the Irenic]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:05:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/LIGHTS_042015_+%2830%29.jpg
Toronto-born pop singer performs "Little Machines" to a sold-out audience.]]>
<![CDATA[Rock Down to Unplugged Avenue]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:57:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/josh+damigo+crop.jpg
Singer/songwriter Josh Damigo is one of dozens of artists slated to perform Saturday at Adams Avenue Unplugged.

Photo Credit: Josh Damigo]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Jackson Browne]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:23:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Jackson+Browne+Connie+Bolger+%281%29.jpg
Legendary songwriters Jackson Browne, Jack Tempchin and Joel Rafael banded together for the "Circle of Friends" benefit at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on April 9.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Make Music Day Hits San Diego]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:45:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/451012806.jpg
The annual, internationally celebrated Make Music Day comes to San Diego for the first time on June 21 in Balboa Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Got Milkmen?]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:40:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/Dead_Milkmen_by_Jessica_Kourkounis_2014_2.jpg
91x's Robin Roth highlights the best shows in town this weekend, including the Dead Milkmen.

Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis]]>
<![CDATA[Golden Pond]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:39:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mppa_rockyv_1.jpg
Singer Matt Pond makes a return trip to San Diego for a Casbah show.]]>
<![CDATA[Rufus Wainwright Settles Down]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:59:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Rufus+Wainwright+Cropped.jpg
The baroque-pop singer/songwriter talks with us about his greatest hits, his wild past and the joys of fatherhood.]]>
<![CDATA[For Pete's Sake]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:29:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/peteyorn1.jpg
Singer/songwriter returns to San Diego County for an acoustic show at the Belly Up.

Photo Credit: Pete Yorn]]>
<![CDATA[June 30 Last Day for Porter’s Pub?]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:44:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KRS.jpg
The days appear to be numbered for the venue where rap-star KRS-One performed on the UCSD campus.

Photo Credit: SoundDiego]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Bruce Hornsby at Balboa Theatre]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:40:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/BRUCEHORNSBYapril2015_.jpg
From Grateful Dead to classical, the Grammy-winning pianist gave a memorable solo concert on April 16.]]>
<![CDATA[Adams Ave Unplugged Waves Tim Flannery Home]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:09:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/195*120/Flannery+Cropped.jpg
Adams Avenue Unplugged takes over Normal Heights on April 25-26 with some help from beloved former San Diego Padres player, Tim Flannery.

Photo Credit: Photo by Mitchell Glotzer]]>
<![CDATA[Break Out with Lady Lamb and Young Fathers]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:33:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/197*120/young+fathers+1.jpg
Re-energize your Wednesday with music's latest buzz acts from Maine and Edinburgh.]]>
<![CDATA[Damage from Music Festival Estimated at $64K]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:44:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Waterfront-Park-7.jpg
The park that sits on the Embarcadero is popular among those seeking the free fountains, lawn and playground.]]>
<![CDATA[Foreigner: Jukebox Heroes]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:46:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Foreigner+Cropped.jpg
Thom Gimbel, multi-instrumentalist for Foreigner, talks with us about the band's legacy, hanging out with music legends -- and living the dream.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Foreigner]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Father John Misty at Observatory North Park]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:44:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Father+John+Misty+%282+of+38%29.jpg
We love you too, honeybear: Joshua Tillman, a.k.a. Father John Misty, brought his unrivaled showmanship and biting indie-pop through the Observatory on April 14.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Ladies First: Irene Diaz & Nora Jane Struthers]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:50:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/irenediaz.jpg
Find out why these two female vocalists are ticket-worthy headliners for your Tuesday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Joshua White Debuts New Quintet]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:41:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/1jwbr722.jpg
Trust and intuition powered this evening of spontaneous composition.

Photo Credit: Brian Ross]]>
<![CDATA[The Cat Empire Strikes Back]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:58:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/113138414.jpg
Felix Riebl and his band, the Cat Empire, will perform at the Belly Up on 4/20.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Dead Milkmen Tell Tales]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:24:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/Dead_Milkmen_by_Jessica_Kourkounis_2014_2.jpg
The Dead Milkmen cruise over to the Belly Up in their "bitchin' Camaro" for the punk rock group's first West Coast tour in three years.

Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis]]>
<![CDATA[Neighborhood Chantepleures]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:16:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Chantapleures+Cropped.jpg
Sunday features some incredible all-local shows around town, including the Chantepleures at Soda Bar and Le Chateau at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Chantepleures]]>
<![CDATA[Record Store Day 2015]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:05:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/197*120/462611218+%281%29.jpg
Record Store Day returns for 2015 on Saturday, April 18 with deals, in-stores, food, exclusives, drinks -- and whole lot of vinyl.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella Weekend II: Florence & the Machine, Vance Joy, More ]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:11:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/DSC_6881.jpg
Coachella 2015 went out with a bang on Sunday, thanks to sets by Florence & the Machine, Vance Joy, St. Vincent and others.

Photo Credit: Ryan Cown]]>
<![CDATA[Irene Diaz to Buster Keaton: 'I Love You Madly']]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:50:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/gnsf130-irenediaz.jpg
Irene Diaz, a modern-day torch singer, brings her affection for film's silent era to Soda Bar on Tuesday, April 21.

Photo Credit: Eric Ibarra]]>
<![CDATA[Shine on, You Crazy Diamond]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:32:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/469535328.jpg
Saturday's got something for everyone -- including Marina & the Diamonds, Buck-O-Nine, Ilya, the Silent Comedy and much more.]]>
<![CDATA[Cary Brothers' Puppy Love]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:40:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CaryB.jpg
Cary Brothers is the go-to musical artist for TV shows and movies galore -- SD: Dialed In's Rosemary Bystrak talks with him about his softer side and the cuteness overload of his video, "Lovin' On You." ]]>
<![CDATA[A Not-So-Silent Weekend]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:21:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/street+beat+291_std.jpg
91x's Robin Roth guides you through all your live music options this weekend -- including the Silent Comedy at the Irenic on Saturday night.

Photo Credit: Paul Parks]]>
<![CDATA[Belle of the Ball]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:27:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/469441912.jpg
Friday has plenty of live music to offer, including the long-awaited return of Belle and Sebastian, the Cribs, Cash'd Out, and many others.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Ride the Joywave]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:07:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lolla_2014_joywave.jpg
Ride the Joywave, San Diego! The band talks with Hannah Lott-Schwartz about their origins, music videos -- and Tony Hawk.

Photo Credit: Matt Reeves]]>
<![CDATA[Time to Take a Ride]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:53:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/15Ride+%281024x576%29.jpg
Ride play an SRO show at Humphrey's on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Ride play an SRO show at Humphrey's on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Kenny Loggins Back in the "Danger Zone" at Copter Landing]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:08:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Kenny+Loggins+0415.jpg
Kenny Loggins was out for a walk Wednesday at Solana Beach in north San Diego — then fast found himself in the “Danger Zone.”

Photo Credit: Twitter]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Goes to Coachella]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:39:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/1ChicanoBatman+%281024x576%29.jpg
See what 2015 Coachella looked like through the lens of SoundDiego's Scott McDonald.

Photo Credit: Scott McDonald]]>
<![CDATA[Double-Bass Extravaganza at the Loft]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:47:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/211*120/1openbross722.jpg
Four masters of the instrument, plus Tony Malaby and Tom Rainey, made for quite the night of music.

Photo Credit: Brian Ross]]>
<![CDATA[Toro y Moi Brings the Chill Factor]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 09:16:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/175*120/469379534.jpg
Find out which music acts continue the streak of sold-out shows around town!

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Kimbra at Observatory North Park]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:06:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/KIMBRA-04082015_+%2854%29.jpg
The New Zealand pop artist gave fans a night to tweet about at the Observatory North Park.]]>
<![CDATA[The Return of Ride]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:26:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ride+at+Coachella+2015+Cropped.jpg
Andy Bell, co-vocalist/guitarist for the UK shoegaze icons Ride, talks to us about the band's legacy, reunion -- and its future.

Photo Credit: Photo by Karl Walter / Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Tuesday's Top 4 Shows]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:35:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/166652885.jpg
George Ezra at the Casbah is just one of the four sold-out shows around town.

Photo Credit: Getty Images ]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella 2015: Day 3]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:06:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*121/469553304.jpg
Madonna steals an unwanted kiss from Drake at 2015 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival! See who else made performance history!]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella in a Nutshell]]> Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:27:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/drivelikejehunbc.jpg
SoundDiego's Scott McDonald says Drive Like Jehu was one of the many highlights at Coachella.]]>
<![CDATA[The Saint Comes Marching In]]> Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:01:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*128/170154382.jpg
St. Lucia plays a pit-stop show on Monday at the Observatory North Park between Coachella dates.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Celeb-chella 2015: Katy Perry, Kendall Jenner, Fergie, Usher and more]]> Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:20:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*122/469448904.jpg
Celebrities love Coachella 2015 just like the rest of us -- including Kendall Jenner, Katy Perry, Black Eyed Peas, Rihanna and more.]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella 2015: Day 2]]> Sun, 12 Apr 2015 11:36:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/469447646.jpg
Day 2 of Coachella 2015 picked up right where Friday left off: The Weeknd, Run the Jewels, Hozier and many others hit the desert in extraordinary fashion.]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella 2015 Day 2: Music, Art and Hippos]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:07:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/469434198.jpg
Scott McDonald's second day at Coachella 2015 found him taking in Jack White, Run The Jewels, Drive Like Jehu -- and the incredible artwork on display.]]>
<![CDATA[Masqued and Anonymous]]> Sun, 12 Apr 2015 10:17:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Antemasque.jpg
Sunday's got plenty of live music options for you -- including Antemasque at the Belly Up just one night after tearing up Coachella 2015.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>