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Sounds Like San Diego: June 3

Mumford & Sons play a sold-out show at Sleep Train Amphitheatre Monday night

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    Mumford & Sons certainly didn't create Americana music, and they're certainly not the first indie rock band to use a banjo, but when I was attended their very first U.S. show at the Troubadour just a few short years ago, it was clear they were going to "make it." Nobody could've predicted that they would be the superstars they are today by completely upending what we think of as Top 40 music. They also opened the doors for similar bands like the Lumineers and Of Monsters & Men to be juxtaposed on the radio between Rhianna or Justin Bieber. You can be certain the sold out crowd at Sleep Train Amphitheatre will be singing-along at the top of their lungs. I guess that show at the tiny Troubadour was more historic than I realized.

    Monday June 3:

    • The Steelwells, Family Wagon, Midnight Pine, the Heart Beat Trail @ Casbah (free)
    • Mumford & Sons, Michael Kiwanuka, Mystery Jets @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre (sold-out)
    • Soda Bar presents Ceremony, Blank Realm, Suspect @ Che Cafe
    • Jewel (solo acoustic), Atz Lee, Steve Poltz @ Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
    • The Tin Can Country Club featuring Emily Schrader @ Tin Can
    • Metal Monday presented by Cattle Decapitation and Some Girls @ the Void
    • WG & the G-Men @ Patrick's Gaslamp Pub
    • Dave Scott & Monsoon Jazz @ Croce's
    • The Groove featuring Stellita @ Humphreys Backstage Live
    • Monday Night Mass with the Husky Boy All-Stars @ Bar Pink
    • Open Mic @ Lestat's
    • Electric Waste Band @ Winston's
    • Modern Day Moonshine @ House of Blues Voodoo Stage
    • Monday Night Jams @ 710 Beach Club
    • Doug Allen @ the Kraken

    Rosemary Bystrak writes about the San Diego music scene, events and general musings about life in San Diego on San Diego: Dialed In. Follow her updates on Twitter or contact her directly.