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Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017 at 1:19 PM
By Connie Bolger, photographer, Alex Matthews, photographer

PICS: Michelle Branch at Music Box

'All you wanted': Michelle Branch continued her comeback tour at Music Box on July 22, featuring her fiance Patrick Carney (from the Black Keys) on drums -- and buzz band Haerts in tow.View gallery »

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Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 2:55 PM
By SoundDiego Staff

San Diego's Music Stars

Is San Diego the pop-punk capital of the world? From Blink-182 to Pierce the Veil and more, America's Finest City runs the gamut of generation-defining bands that flirt with the genre.View gallery »

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  • Pierce the Veil Viejas Arena DeFalco (5)
  • Tom DeLonge
Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 7:30 PM
By Sean Myers

It's Lit: Coachella Fashion From Weekend One

The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival kicked off Friday as thousands assembled in the desert heat for an action-packed weekend. Although the festival is known for music, food and art, it has also...View gallery »

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Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 5:04 PM
By Marina Peña

Coachella 2017 Kicks Off Weekend One

As tens of thousands of fans make their way into Indio, the Coachella Valley Music & Art Festival’s first weekend is set to kick off with Radiohead on the main stage.View gallery »

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Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 1:41 PM
By John Hancock, photographer

PICS: 2017 San Diego Music Awards

The 2017 San Diego Music Awards finally returned to town with a big splash at House of Blues San Diego on March 21 -- and featuring a who's who of the local music scene.View gallery »

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Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 11:23 AM
By Fatima Kelley, photographer

PICS: The Raveonettes at Music Box

Rave on: The Raveonettes headlined the Music Box in Little Italy on Jan. 21, with LA psych-rockers Gateway Drugs opening.View gallery »

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Monday, Nov 14, 2016 at 11:57 AM
By Be Water Photo

LIVE: San Diego Music Thing Lights Up

San Diego Music Thing returned with a bang this year, with Touche Amore and Rob Crow starting it off on Friday, Nov. 11.View gallery »

  • Touche Amore at Irenic40
  • Rob Crow at Bar Pink28
  • Sweet Spirit at Casbah25
Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016 at 10:50 AM
By Alex Matthews, photographer

PICS: Kongos at Music Box

"Come with me now": Kongos came and conquered Music Box in Little Italy on Oct. 26.View gallery »

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Monday, Oct 31, 2016 at 11:29 AM
By SoundDiego staff

Halloween Shows to Die for

Don't be a zombie -- get out and see some live music this Halloween! There are killer parties at the Lafayette Hotel, Soda Bar and more, plus tons of great costume-free options!View gallery »

  • Oct. 31: Rafter's Album Release w/ Gary Wilson at Seven Grand
  • Oct. 31: Cover-band Spooktacular at Soda Bar
  • Oct. 31: Rocket From the Crypt at Lafayette
Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 1:23 PM
By SoundDiego Staff

Upcoming Concerts

Welcome to the new age: St. Vincent, Sam Smith, and Third Eye Blind all plot San Diego shows in 2018 -- find out who else is heading to town.View gallery »

  • Jan. 27: St. Vincent
  • Sept. 1: Sam Smith
  • Jan. 1: Third Eye Blind
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