Friday, Desert Hearts 2017 is at Los Coyotes Reservation; The Orwells (read the SoundDiego interview with the band here) and the Walters are at the Irenic; Old 97’s and Ha Ha Tonka take over the Belly Up; Nashville Pussy, Zeke and Spitfire Torpedo play at Brick By Brick; Bosswitch, Mrs. Henry, Mission Creeps and Strawberry Moons perform at the Casbah; The Widows and the Kabbs hit the Whistle Stop; Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears are at Pete’s Place; Strangelove: The Depeche Mode Experience hit the Music Box; Kane Strang, Riel and Some Kind Of Lizard are at Soda Bar; Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime headline at House of Blues; Max Raabe & Palast Orchester play at the Balboa Theatre; Japanese Baby: A Tribute to the Cure take over the Tower Bar; Mittens, Daydream Machine and Souvenir Driver perform at Til-Two; and Through Being Cool SD’s Original Emo Night with Steven Oira of My American Heart and Derek Hubbard hits Blonde. More dance options include Krane at Bang Bang; Deorro at Omnia: or Hucci at Bassmnt.
Start your Saturday with the Vinyl Junkies Record Swap at the Casbah; Desert Hearts 2017 continues; Richard Ashcroft plays at the Spreckles Theatre; Squirrel Nut Zippers and California Feetwarmers are at Music Box; Leftover Salmon: An Evening With is at the Belly Up; Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears and Dams of the West perform at the Casbah; Agent Orange, Chango’s Psychotic Garage, On Drugs and American Blood play at Soda Bar; Glass Spells, Soft Lions, the Kathys and 8IM perform at Til-Two; Moderatto is at House of Blues; Nothington, the Bombpops and Western Settings hit the Hideout; The Verigolds, Grizzly Business and King Washington take over Winston’s; and Gone Baby Gone, the Fuzz Junkies, R3X and Of Ennui are at the Tower Bar. Get your dance on with the 11 Year Anniversary of Ascension featuring Aaimon and yours truly at the Kava Lounge; Spank at Blonde; DJ Quik at the Observatory North Park; Pegboard Nerds at Bassmnt; Grandtheft at Parq; Latmun at Bang Bang; or Ashley Wallbridge at Omnia.
Have a great weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor.