<![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 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:20:38 -0800 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:20:38 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cash'd In]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:33:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cashd+Out+SoundDiego+LIVE+6.27+Tin+Roof+%2835%29.jpg
Wednesday before Thanksgiving is cashing in on great music like Peter Hook at House of Blues, Cash'd Out at Casbah, Nas at Fluxx and more.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Bastille]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:52:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Bastille+11.19.14+700_9578.jpg
San Diego was "overjoyed" recently when synthpop superstars Bastille descended on Viejas Arena Nov. 19, with opener Ella Eyre.

Photo Credit: Steve Covault]]>
<![CDATA[FREEcember with Becky G, Nick Jonas]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:09:14 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/166*120/GNSF101-BeckyG.jpg
Nick Jonas, Becky G and others play a free show with toy donation at Plaza Bonita mall on Dec. 6.]]>
<![CDATA[Alvvays in Wait]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:26:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/alvvays.jpg
Tuesday sees indie-pop fuzz with Alvvays at Soda Bar, Vance Joy messing with the tides at House of Blues and more.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Tell All Your Friends]]>
<![CDATA[Soft Lions Roar]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:49:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Soft+Lions+SD.jpg
Lioness Megan Liscomb of Soft Lions talks scavenging the band, letting go of fears and more in our SoundDiego spotlight.]]>
<![CDATA[Two by Two at San Diego Center for the Arts]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:47:24 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/vinnyhubbardcrop.jpg
Two exciting versions of reeds and drums took center at a quiet San Diego Center for the Arts on Nov. 16.

Photo Credit: Nathan Hubbard]]>
<![CDATA[Island Boy Time]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:15:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/DSC_7628.jpg
We're on island time over here, with San Diego's Island Boy hitting the Casbah and fuzz-rocker Life Leone at Soda Bar on Monday.

Photo Credit: T. Loper]]>
<![CDATA[A SoundDiego LIVE Bronx Takeover]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:07:38 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD+Live+112114.jpg
U-31 became a rock & roll war zone when Mariachi El Bronx, Pounded By the Surf and Shady Francos brought a serious ruckus to Sounddiego LIVE XLIII.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Nov. 23-29]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:01:14 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chris+Robinson.jpg
Take a look at the must-see shows coming to town this week, courtesy of our SoundDiego Set List.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[A Capital Offense]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:41:17 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/Coachella+2014+Day+2+Band+Daytime+%2828%29.jpg
It'd be a capital offense to miss Capital Cities at House of Blues tonight. See what else is going on around town Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Mariachi El Bronx Bomb SD LIVE]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:33:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+U31+11.21+Audley+%28109%29.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE exploded at U-31 thanks to Mariachi El Bronx, Pounded By the Surf, Shady Francos, 91x's Robin Roth, and a hosted Jack Daniel's happy hour.

Photo Credit: John Audley]]>
<![CDATA[LOVE, San Diego Style]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:27:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/205*120/love7.jpg
Love Revisited make a stop in San Diego at the Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[Satisfy Your Primus Urges]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:34:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Primus+Tool-011.JPG
This weekend's live music picks by 91x's Robin Roth include some big hitters -- including Primus at California Center of the Arts, Escondido.]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiegoGram Gallery]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:57:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*160/107241863161634085759231601875176n.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[SoundDiego LIVE With Mariachi el Bronx]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:36:04 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/meb_2.jpg
Our biggest party of the year kicks of Friday night at 8 at U-31 with Mariachi el Bronx, Pounded By the Surf and Shady Francos -- and, as always, it's FREE!

Photo Credit: Mariachi El Bronx]]>
<![CDATA[Win 91x Wrex the Halls Tickets]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:57:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cage-the-Elephant2.jpg
X-mas has come early! 91x's Wrex the Halls is back at Valley View Casino Center on Dec. 12 -- and we're giving away tickets!]]>
<![CDATA[Time to Climb the Hill Again]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:37:12 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/SAM_2580.JPG
Ms. Lauryn Hill returns on Thursday for her second sold-out show of the week at the North Park Theatre.

Photo Credit: Rosemary Bystrak]]>
<![CDATA[Reach for the Netsky]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:43:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Netsky+-+Main+Photo.jpg
Belgian electro star Netsky opens up before he infects the House of Blues with drum-and-bass and more on Nov. 24.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Netsky]]>
<![CDATA[Live: The Black Keys]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:05:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/The+Black+Keys+Viejas+Arena+11.9.14+%286%29.jpg
Superstar retro soul/blues rockers the Black Keys brought the fever to Viejas Arena on Nov. 9, with singer/songwriter Jake Bugg opening.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Rob Machado Benefit Concert]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:29:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_0622NBC+.jpg
Goo Goo Dolls headlined the sold-out Rob Machado Benefit Concert at Belly Up on Nov. 11.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Bastille Storms San Diego]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:06:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/bastille3.jpg
Bastille return to San Diego for a show at Viejas Arena.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Paradigm]]>
<![CDATA[Joshua White Quartet Make Dizzy]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:11:56 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/AJWBROSScrop.jpg
Pianist Joshua White consistently evolves, this time with a group of out of towners at Dizzy's.

Photo Credit: Brian Ross]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Tegan & Sara]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:28:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Tegan+and+Sara-1-5.jpg
The spirit of Tegan & Sara had all of North Park Theatre walking with a ghost on Nov. 15, with the Courtneys and Waters opening the stage.

Photo Credit: John Hancock]]>
<![CDATA[Oh, Oh, It's Magic Man, You Know]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:24:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/magicman_Gavin+Thomas.jpg
Tuesday revs up with indie wonder, bringing Smallpools and Magic Man to House of Blues, Musée Mécanique to Soda Bar and more.

Photo Credit: Gavin Thomas]]>
<![CDATA[Nathan Hubbard Trio at the Loft]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:54:35 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/198*120/crop2.jpg
Free-jazz newcomers the Nathan Hubbard Trio combine veteran improvisers with a startling young virtuoso.

Photo Credit: Betty Lopez]]>
<![CDATA[Psyche Out]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:17:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/psychedelic-furs-richard-butler.jpg
Monday's an invasion of sound with Psychedelic Furs at Belly Up, Streets of Laredo at Soda Bar and Ms. Lauren Hill at a sold-out North Park Theatre.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego LIVE Goes to the Bronx]]> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:22:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mariachi+El+Bronx+SD.jpg
Mariachi El Bronx headline our biggest SoundDiego LIVE party yet on Nov. 21 at U-31! Get a taste of what's in store -- and then be sure to RSVP to get in for free while there's still time >>>...]]>
<![CDATA[Shady Business]]> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:17:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Shady+Francos+SD.jpg
Shady Francos show us why they're a real garage rock punch to the gut before they open our SoundDiego LIVE party at U-31 Nov. 21. Be sure to RSVP to get in for free while you still can: http://bit.ly/1tm7jlh]]>
<![CDATA[SoundDiego Set List: Nov. 16-22]]> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:40:28 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lauryn_hill.jpg
Find out where you need to be -- and who you need to see -- in our Set List of the best shows coming your way this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Belew the Surface]]> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:49:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/Adrian+Belew+Press+Photo.jpg
Sunday promises some great shows in town -- and a possible once-in-a-lifetime chance to see Adrian Belew Power Trio at the Casbah.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of adrianbelew.net]]>
<![CDATA[Upcoming Concerts]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:28:00 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Swift_NBC+Taylor+Swift_359.jpg
Some of the names on the way to San Diego stages may surprise you -- Taylor Swift, anyone?

Photo Credit: Cindy Barrymore Photography]]>
<![CDATA[8 SD Musicians With the Coolest Jobs]]> Sat, 15 Nov 2014 13:46:04 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+New+Kinetics+Hit+Dog+Hollar+SoundDiego+LIVE+5.1+Matty+Vee+%2890%29.jpg
After the show's over, musicians go back to their day jobs -- and some are much cooler than others.Here's a look at a few of the most interesting.

Photo Credit: Matty Vee]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Scott Weiland]]> Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:58:47 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_0360NBC+copy+2.jpg
Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts brought interstate love songs to Sycuan Casino on Nov. 7.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[Gentlemen Prefer Blonde Redhead]]> Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:41:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/228*120/july_guide_blonde_redhead.jpg
Blonde Redhead return to San Diego, this time for a show at the North Park Theatre.]]>
<![CDATA[Music Video Exclusive: Josh Damigo’s “Just Give Me a Call”]]> Sun, 16 Nov 2014 12:02:27 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/223*120/Damigo+Video+Still.jpg
Have your own private viewing of Josh Damigo's brand new music video right here -- before the rest of the world.
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<![CDATA[Fire Damages Spin Nightclub ]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:33:19 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/spin-nightclub-fire-1114.jpg
The club located near San Diego International Airport suffered thousands of dollars in damage]]>
<![CDATA[Apocalypso Now]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:09:40 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Presets.jpg
The Presets bring their dance-rock jams to the North Park Theatre on Friday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Stone Foxes in the Hen House]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:47:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/The+Stone+Foxes+SD.jpg
The Stone Foxes make a special rock-heavy house call in North Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Homage to Joni Mitchell's 'Mingus' Soars]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:40:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/adlerwisecrop.jpg
A special version of Mutts of the Planet dive into the Mitchell/ Mingus collaboration.

Photo Credit: Barbara Wise]]>
<![CDATA[Macauley Culkin's Alive and Well, and Playing the Casbah]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:10:34 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/HARMAR_HIRES+-+Copy.jpeg
Macauley Culkin's band, the Pizza Underground, co-headline with Har Mar Superstar at the Casbah on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Local's Tie to Nicki Minaj Nazi Imagery Scandal]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:03:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/454822472.jpg
Nicki Minaj's "Only" music video came under fire for its use of what many perceived to be Nazi imagery, and the rapper shifts attention to a Carlsbad High School alum, her videographer Alex Loucas.

Photo Credit: Getty Images
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<![CDATA[The Beat Goes On at Bread & Salt]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:01:10 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/196*120/Ramoncrop.jpg
Two wildly divergent artists post blistering challenges to the notion of what makes music.

Photo Credit: Bonnie Wright]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Switchfoot]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:53:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/IMG_0234NBC+copy+2.jpg
San Diego alt-rockers Switchfoot surfed into their hometown for a show at SDSU's Open Air Theatre on Nov. 1, with Sir Sly and the Young Wild opening.

Photo Credit: Connie Bolger]]>
<![CDATA[J's Crew at the Casbah]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 10:47:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/J+Mascis+on+Facebook.jpg
On Wednesday, J Mascis, the frontman of Dinosaur Jr, returns to the Casbah.]]>
<![CDATA[Of the Mascis]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:20:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jmascis.jpg
J Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. talks with eight24.com's Scott McDonald ahead of his solo show at the Casbah on Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Big Bank Hank of Sugarhill Gang Dies]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:04:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/127855267.jpg
Big Bank Hank, a member of the pioneering hip-hop group the Sugarhill Gang, has died, according to Aree Booker, a funeral director with Eternity Funeral Services in Englewood, New Jersey.

Photo Credit: WireImage]]>
<![CDATA[Live: Leon Russell]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:59:55 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Leon+Russell+Belly+Up+Zizzi+2014+%281%29.JPG
Legendary rock/country/R&B pianist and singer/songwriter Leon Russell played San Diego on Oct. 25 to a sold-out Belly Up crowd.

Photo Credit: Tom Zizzi]]>
<![CDATA[Ground Control to Najor, Jake]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:29:46 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/najor.jpg
Last week, San Diego's Jake Najor filled in with TV on the Radio, and on Tuesday, he's introducing something entirely new.]]>
<![CDATA[Goo Goos and Dolls]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:30:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Goo+Goo+Dolls+Harrahs+7.25.14+%2832%29.jpg
Tuesday sees a powerhouse night with Goo Goo Dolls headlining Rob Machado's annual benefit concert at Belly Up, Old Man Canyon at Casbah and more.

Photo Credit: Marissa Carter]]>
<![CDATA[Multilingual Wisecrackers]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:56:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Wisecracker+SD.jpg
German ska outfit Wisecracker divulges the real reason they learned Spanish to SoundDiego's Dita Quinones when they hit Tijuana by way of Hannover.]]>