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Sounds Like San Diego: May 24

Shake Before Us headline a killer all-local lineup at the Ruby Room

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    NEWSLETTERS

    There are so many fun shows this weekend, it doesn't matter where you end up -- you're certain to have a great time. While the Casbah celebrates 30 years of Ugly Things throughout the weekend, great shows abound all over town: Turbonegro hit up House of Blues, and I hear the band's afterparty will be at the Chee Chee Club. Our friends Wild Wild Wets headline at Soda Bar, while Shake Before Us headline a killer all-local lineup at the Ruby Room. Just remember to be safe this Memorial Day weekend and designate a sober driver.

    Friday, May 24:

    • 30 Years of Ugly Things: Glen Ross Campbell of the Misunderstood with the Loons, Ebbot Lundberg (the Soundtrack of Our Lives), the Neumans @ Casbah
    • Turbonegro, Torche @ House Of Blues
    • Wild Wild Wets, Dahga Bloom, Mothlight @ Soda Bar
    • Shake Before Us, SXO, Duping the Public, the Elephant Project @ Ruby Room
    • Mobb Deep @ Porter's Pub
    • Phantoms, Mittens, DJ Action Andy @ Whistle Stop
    • The Routine & Science Fiction @ 710 Beach Club
    • The Business, Inciting Riots, Code 7s @ Shakedown Bar
    • Genre Wars: The Anti-Battle of the Bands -- the Lyrical Groove, the Suicide Chords, Viva Apollo @ Tin Can
    • Some Ember @ The Void
    • Zombie Surf Camp, Chica Diabla, Revenge Club, the Touchies @ Tower Bar
    • Bonkers! EDM Dance Party @ Bar Pink
    • Pocket, In Motion Collective, Neighbors to the North @ Winstons
    • Katchafire, Maoli @ Belly Up
    • Dangerous Types, Rotten Johnnies, Exposed @ Brick by Brick
    • Little Bear, the Telephone Projects, Cobi Briant @ Che Cafe
    • Electrified: Live music showcase and light show @ Queen Bee's
    • The Twin Tenors Vol III, featuring Joe Berry and Ian Tordella @ 98 Bottles 
    • Barrington Levy @ World Beat Center
    • Joe Marillo, Jim Plan, Tom Azarello, Ed Kornhauser, Derek Cannon, Ben Schacter @ Dizzy's (San Diego Jet Ski Rentals)
    • Rising Edge, LEM, Fight the Future, Neck & Neck, Audio Junkyard @ Epicentre
    • Drinking Cowboy Band @ Gallaghers
    • Sister Speak, Betamaxx @ Humphreys Backstage
    • Aaron Bowen, Katie Leigh & the Infantry @ Lestats
    • Hyper Crush @ Stingaree
    • Missy Anderson @ The Marble Room
    • Volumes, Glass Cloud, Beyond the Shore, Killing the Messenger, The I in Self @ SOMA
    • Military Madness @ Spin Nightclub
    • The Damned @ Sycuan
    • Big Time Operator @ Tio Leos
    • Off the Cuff @ V Lounge
    • Rising Star @ Viejas

    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.