Friday, SoundDiego LIVE hosted by yours truly at the Air Conditioned Lounge features Prayers, Idyll Wild and Glass Spells. The guest list is now closed. Admiission is subject to capacity. Elsewhere, Broncho, Jacco Gardener and Ultimate Painting are at the Casbah; Lady & the Lion (album-release party) and Taurus Authority hit the Whistle Stop; the Coathangers headline at Soda Bar; Swimmers, Dog Party, KIDS and In Viridian play in the Voodoo Room at House of Blues; Hard Fall Hearts, the Blackjackits, Toothless George and Brass Hysteria take over Til-Two; Gunner Gunner, the Bloodflowers, Authentic Sellout and Processor hit Brick By Brick; Ditches and the Cardielles are at the Balboa; Elephant Revival and Trouble in the Wind hit the Belly Up; and Chelsea Grin is at SOMA. Dance options include ‘80s vs. ‘90s, with DJs Vaughn Avakian and Heather Hardcore at Bar Pink; Klatch at Bang Bang; Liquid Geometry at the Kava Lounge; and Crizzly at Bassmnt.
Start your Saturday with San Diego Indiefest 9 at City Heights Urban Village, with Bear Hands, Dead Feather Moon and more; San Diego Beatles Fair is at Queen Bee's; the Mustache Bash is at the Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier; Jeremy Enigk headlines at the Irenic; Bat Lords have their CD-release party at Tower Bar, with Poontang Clam, Moonshine, Ninja Night Race and Oddball; the Loons album-release party featuring Misunderstood with Glenn Campbell, Schitzophonics and DJs Tony the Tyger and Matteo Londres are at the Casbah; Lady Dottie & the Diamonds hit the Hideout; Blockhead, Arms and Sleepers and 9 Theory are at Soda Bar; Gone Baby Gone, Grammatical B and Casanova Frankenstein play at the Black Cat; and Le Ra and Lhabia are at the Balboa. Hit the dance floor at Club Sabbat at Numb3rs, featuring DJs Liquid Grey and yours truly; or Adrian Lux is at Bassmnt; Booty Bassment takes over the Whistle Stop; Burns is at Bang Bang; and Sleepwalking hits Til-Two.
Sunday, Hinds (formerly Deers), Muscle Beech and Geyser House are at Soda Bar; Echosmith and the Colourist hit House of Blues, and Japan Nite at the Casbah features Tsu Shi Ma Mire, Quorum, the Fin, Pleasure Fix and the Bloodflowers.
Have a great weekend, and I'll see you on the dance floor!
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