<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - SoundDiego]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/blogs/sounddiego http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usMon, 25 Jul 2016 05:30:53 -0700Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:30:53 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[More Like Daytona Stephens]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:43:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/DaynaStephens.jpeg
After being forced to drive all day, Dayna Stephens and his quintet arrived just in time to rock the at-capacity crowd at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library.

Photo Credit: Daniel Atkinson]]>
<![CDATA[Pardon Our French]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 11:38:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/LeChateauSpotlight.png
Le Chateau talk democracy and the benefits of a trio on this week's SoundDiego Spotlight. Catch them at Whistle Stop Bar on Friday, July 29.]]>
<![CDATA[An Epic Summer Splash Finale]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 10:13:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/sxsw_0048.JPG
Our last SoundDiego Summer Splash show of 2016 at Harrah's Resort SoCal on Aug. 20 might just be the most epic one yet -- we've tapped Bully and the Donkeys to play!

Photo Credit: Eric S. Page]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 24-30]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:30:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/BullyforHarrahs2.jpeg
Live Nation helps us highlight the top shows coming to San Diego, including Bonnie Raitt, Fitz & the Tantrums, Savages and our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert with Bully.]]>
<![CDATA[An Aerial Takeover]]> Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:13:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/JayHawksPress.jpeg
On Sunday, the Jayhawks circle the Belly Up while San Diego wraps up a busy Comic-Con weekend.

Photo Credit: Paul Thompson]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: The Yardbirds]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:12:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/YardBirdsBellyUp11.jpg
The Yardbirds glided effortlessly through Belly Up on Tuesday, July 19.

Photo Credit: Dan Chusid]]>
<![CDATA[Garden Echo of Eden]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:16:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/210*120/Garden+Echo+Chara+Photo.jpg
Garden Echo bring bliss to the Verigolds and Pearl Charles show at Soda Bar on Saturday, July 23.

Photo Credit: Chara Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Brewing up a Storm]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:21:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/LittleHurricane722405%281%29.jpeg
Little Hurricane make Comic-Con weekend even more fun with an Arts & Amps show at Karl Strauss Brewery, Pacific Beach on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[The Lulls Video Premiere: "Bruise"]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:16:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Lulls-Press+Photo-overlay.png
Check out the official SoundDiego premiere of "Bruise" -- the debut music video from the Lulls.]]>
<![CDATA[Win Tickets to Anderson .Paak]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:58:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-522357508.jpg
We're giving away two tickets and a $50 Karma Kash giftcard to see Anderson .Paak at House of Blues San Diego on Aug. 3!

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[The Age of Aquabats]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:52:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/112259207.jpg
Robin Roth makes her picks of the top shows heading to San Diego this weekend -- including the Aquabats, Blink-182, Cold War Kids, Twenty One Pilots and more!

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[The Cold War Kids Are All Right]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:41:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Cold+War+Kids+Observatory+%2830%29.jpg
Comic-Con 2016 may be upon us, but it's not the only gig in town -- Cold War Kids, Boris, Blink-182, and more perform Friday night.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Del Mar Racetrack Taps Locals for 2016 Concerts]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:50:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Todo+Mundo-4218.jpg
The Del Mar Racetrack taps 10 local acts -- including Todo Mundo, Morgan Leigh Band, Super Groupie, and more -- to open for their big-name 2016 concert series headliners.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Islands in the Sun]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:18:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Islands+press+photo2.jpg
Islands' frontman Nick Thorburn hangs out with SoundDiego TV's Hannah Lott-Schwartz prior to the band's Casbah show to talk the bands new EPs, crowd-funding and "Serial."]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Pitbull]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:06:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Pitbull+Alex+Matthews+7.16.16+%2820%29.jpg
Pitbull took a bite out of Sleep Train Amphitheatre on July 16, with his wild, high-energy live show and huge hits.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Behind the Comic-Con Veil]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 09:17:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pierce+the+Veil+cropped.jpg
Pierce the Veil head up the MTV Fandom Awards at Petco Park, while the rest of San Diego erupts with live music as well.]]>
<![CDATA[Frosty's Winning Formula]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:26:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Frosty+press+photo.jpg
San Diego hip-hop veteran Frosty returns with another impressive EP, "Authenticated," which picks up where his last Steve Vicious-produced effort left off.

Photo Credit: Photo by Pablo Huerta]]>
<![CDATA[The Joy Formidable Luck Club]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:26:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_6423.JPG
Comic-Con 2016 is here but the biggest events might be outside the Convention Center -- like the Joy Formidable, Barenaked Ladies, Tacocat, and more.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Widespread Panic]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 12:05:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Widespread+Panic+SD+Civic+Theatre+7.12.16+%281%29.jpg
Stay calm and jam on: Widespread Panic brought their epic live show through the San Diego Civic Theatre on July 12.

Photo Credit: Fatima Kelley]]>
<![CDATA[Come at Me, Bro-Am]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:36:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SwitchfootIBScottWilson.jpg
Grammy Award-winning band Switchfoot join two other San Diego bands for Top 10 finishes on the Billboard charts.

Photo Credit: Scott Wilson
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<![CDATA[Psychedelic Furs, Baby, Yeah]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 09:19:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/51525073.jpg
We may be inching toward Comic-Con, but Tuesday's got some incredible sights and sounds to take in before the big shindig hits town.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Mambo Number Five Horns]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:22:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/gilmanuel722.jpg
The San Diego Symphony and Gilbert Castellanos got the crowd shaking their hips to celebrate Tito Puente, the mambo king.

Photo Credit: Manuel Cruces Camberos]]>
<![CDATA[Not Country for Old Men]]> Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:25:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/RobertEllisPress.jpeg
Sticky weather and slim pickins' won't stop Monday from offering a night of solid choices, including Robert Ellis at the Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Summer Splash Makes Waves at Harrah's]]> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 13:08:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/LaLuzSummerSplash53.jpg
La Luz, Botanica Chango and 91x's Tim Pyles made our SoundDiego Summer Splash at Harrah's Resort Southern California night to remember on July 16.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 17-23]]> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 12:10:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/BullyforHarrahs2.jpeg
Live Nation helps us highlight the top shows coming to San Diego, including the Joy Formidable, Slayer, Cold War Kids, the Aquabats and our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert with Bully.]]>
<![CDATA[Creature's Teachers]]> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 12:25:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07_16_SDTV_CreatureCanyon_1200x675_726110275762.jpg
Creature Canyon got a hand early on from some famous local musicians, and we shine the spotlight on them to find out more. Catch them at Soda Bar on Sunday, July 17.]]>
<![CDATA[Wye Not?]]> Sun, 17 Jul 2016 10:30:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WyeOakPress.jpeg
Amidst a flurry of Sunday activity, including the continuation of Pride, Wye Oak warm up the Irenic.

Photo Credit: Shervin Lainez ]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Boston]]> Sat, 16 Jul 2016 12:25:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/BostonAtHumphreys-4116.jpg
Boston took a look back for their 40th anniversary at Humphreys on Monday, July 11 and Tuesday, July 12.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Dizzying Heights]]> Sat, 16 Jul 2016 11:16:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DianeMoserLive.jpeg
Diane Moser, Mark Dresser, Hafez Modirzadeh and Vijay Anderson captivated the Dizzy's audience on Friday, July 8.

Photo Credit: Bonnie Wright]]>
<![CDATA[Let Luz for Summer Splash]]> Sat, 16 Jul 2016 09:41:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/La+Luz+-+Andrew+Imanaka1.jpg
Saturday has everything you need to get your Pride weekend off to a great start, including La Luz and Botanica Chango at Harrah's Resort SoCal for our Summer Splash show.

Photo Credit: Andrew Imanaka]]>
<![CDATA[When Bands Brew Beers]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 10:23:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Harsh+Toke+Tee+Pee+photo.jpg
The first ever Beers & Bands Thing pairs local bands with the beers they've made for a tapping at Pour House in Oceanside on Saturday, July 16.]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Rascal Flatts]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 12:37:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Rascal+Flatts+Alex+Matthews+7.8.16+%2811%29.jpg
Life is a highway -- and it led country-music royalty Rascal Flatts through Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Friday, July 8.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Make a Weekend Summer Splash]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 10:29:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+Summer+Splash+Boxer+Rebellion+Verigolds+%2883%29.jpg
Robin Roth makes her picks of the top shows heading to San Diego this weekend -- including We Are Scientists, La Luz, Kesha, and more!

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Whistlin' Dixie Chicks]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:54:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/dixie+chicks.jpg
San Diego's got it goin' on -- just take a look at tonight's shows, which include Dixie Chicks at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, We Are Scientists at House of Blues Voodoo Room, and the Falcon at Ken Club.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Deerhoof in the Headlights]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 09:20:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/201*120/deerhoof0byjoesingh+-+Copy.jpg
Thursday features Deerhoof at the Casbah, Pinegrove at House of Blues, and Idlehands at Soda Bar.

Photo Credit: joe singh]]>
<![CDATA[High-rise May Doom Quartyard]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:57:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Quartyard+audience.jpg
Quartyard, the East Village communal music venue/dog park/beer garden/market space, may be forced out by a high-rise development project.]]>
<![CDATA[MLB All-Star Concert Series]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 10:06:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gwen+Stefani+and+EVE+AM+%2851+of+55%29.jpg
The MLB All-Star Concert Series was a grand slam, with Gwen Stefani and Eve joining the fray.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Behind the Pierce the Veil]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:57:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pierce+the+Veil+cropped.jpg
Pierce the Veil head to the mall with Daye Salani before their recent Observatory North Park show and chat up their San Diego roots, new chart-topping album -- and the land down under.]]>
<![CDATA[Singing Group Apologizes After All-Star Game Controversy]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:13:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The-Tenors-All-Lives-Matter.jpg
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<![CDATA[11 of SD's Best Rock Albums of 2016 (So Far)]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:31:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/sounddiego+8-30-12-87.jpg
We highlight 11 of the best rock albums to come out of San Diego in the first half of 2016.

Photo Credit: Vito Di Stefano]]>
<![CDATA[What's Eating Gilbert Castellanos?]]> Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:44:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/gilmanuel722.jpg
Gilbert Castellanos heads up an eclectic night of live music in San Diego on Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Manuel Cruces Camberos]]>
<![CDATA[LIVE: Lyle Lovett & His Large Band]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:31:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Lyle+Lovett--7.jpg
The 'Long Tall Texan' himself, Lyle Lovett, and His Large Band took over Humphreys By the Bay on July 9.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[M. Ward and Peace]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:20:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/She+and+Him+Michel+Dussack+%288%29.jpg
M. Ward heads up a lively night of shows in San Diego on Tuesday, which also includes shows with Smoke Season, Boston, and more.

Photo Credit: Michel Dussack]]>
<![CDATA[MLB All-Star Concert Series]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:18:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gwen+Stefani1.jpg
The MLB All-Star Concert Series was a grand slam, with Gwen Stefani and Eve joining the party.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Bon Iver Returning to San Diego]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:07:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BonIverPress.jpg
After a five-year drought, Bon Iver are finally coming back to San Diego on Oct. 26. Read more for details.

Photo Credit: D.L. Anderson]]>
<![CDATA[Parker & Rec]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 09:25:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Parker-Millsap.jpg
Singer/songwriter Parker Millsap headlines a Casbah show on Monday.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Parker Millsap]]>
<![CDATA[Let's Chango at Summer Splash]]> Sun, 10 Jul 2016 13:08:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Botanica+Chango.jpg
Botanica Chango learn to swim for our Summer Splash show with La Luz on Saturday, July 16.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Botanica Chango]]>
<![CDATA[Heavy Hawaii Keep It Light]]> Sun, 10 Jul 2016 12:27:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07_09_SDTV_HeavyHawaii_1200x675_721509443634.jpg
On this week's episode, SoundDiego talks ballads and opportunities with Heavy Hawaii, who are at the Casbah with Ducktails on Saturday, July 16.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: July 10-16]]> Sun, 10 Jul 2016 11:56:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/La+Luz+-+Andrew+Imanaka1.jpg
Live Nation helps us highlight the top shows coming to San Diego including Howie Day, Kesha and our SoundDiego Summer Splash concert with La Luz.

Photo Credit: Andrew Imanaka]]>
<![CDATA[A Shore Thing]]> Sun, 10 Jul 2016 12:01:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/bpktrioResize.jpg
On the heels of his best recorded effort in years, the Peter Kuhn Trio rocked a packed house at Bread & Salt.

Photo Credit: Bonnie Wright]]>