PICS: SoundDiego LIVE Conquers Imperial Beach

Get salty with our 65th SoundDiego LIVE celebration, which took over Imperial Beach's the Salty Frog on Friday, April 26, with the Blank Tapes, Bad Kids, Coral Bells, beer sponsor Mason Ale Works and host Josemar Gonzalez Lizarraga.

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The Blank Tapes headlined our 65th SoundDiego LIVE celebration at the Salty Frog in Imperial Beach on Friday, April 26.
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First, Bad Kids got our spidey senses tingling....
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And Coral Bells our hearts a-flutter.
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Audience members had a chance to win free shirts featuring our new logo.
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Thanks to host Josemar Gonzalez Lizarraga, who gathered a crew around the pool table.
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Mason Ale Works sponsored the night for us, offering up a free craft beer happy hour.
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And these lovely bartenders had drinks pouring all night.
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Local celebrity sighting: Verigolds drummer Craig Schreiber (left) with SoundDiego's Managing Editor/Executive Producer Eric Page (right).
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Josemar got down to the nitty gritty for a TV spot with Blank Tapes frontman Matt Adams.
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And then Adams started ripping.
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Peter Maffei, who also plays lead guitar in Los Angeles-based band Cosmo Gold (formerly known as Velvet).
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Drummer extraordinaire Salvatore Romano.
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Nothin' but concentration on Adams' face.
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And then the dancing began.
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And didn't stop.
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After a quick beer break ...
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Josemar took a whack at Bad Kids.
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The IB locals decided to go full spidey for the occasion.
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It runs in the family: Kalani Lomu is on air talent for SoundDiego TV just like "brother" Daye Salani.
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It's like a weird Herbal Essences commercial.
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We have Coral Bells to thank for setting the vibe.
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Green room warm-ups before hitting the stage.
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Plus, a little free shirt action from Josemar.
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Coral Bells vocalist Kaley Morlock.
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Guitarist and vocalist Matthew Rogan.
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Mandolinist Jimmy Schmitz.
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That's a wrap! See you at SoundDiego LIVE LXVI!
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