Sdnews rss feed
SDNews - Arts & Entertainment
With solid ties to PB, transplanted Scotsman marks San Diego as ‘home’
When Colin Clyne left his native Scotland in 2003 to follow the love of his life to sunny San Diego, he had no way of knowing all the changes the next decade would bring. He dreamed of being a musi...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Live Music
It’s tough being the offspring of big stars. The expectations can be overwhelming However, Louise Goffin, who appears at Dizzy’s on Sept. 18, has managed to avoid this, carving out a low-key but vi...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Must Hear
Anyone looking for the next big thing may want to check out the British rock duo Royal Blood, which opens for the Pixies on Sept. 27 at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. The formation of the two-man b...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Liquid Blue to highlight city, OB Earth Dance event to promote world peace
Anyone who even glances at the news these days can easily surmise a key thing that’s needed in the world today: peace. To help make this point, San Diegans will be able to take part in Earth Dance,...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Rep’s ‘The Pianist of Willesden Lane’: Point Loma’s Hershey Felder relishes he has a date with history
American theater experienced a mini-revolution in the 1970s with the modern introduction of the one-character play. “Clarence Darrow,” Henry Fonda's portrayal of the famed Southern defense lawyer, ...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Legendary flautist Weisberg eases back into limelight, slates set at Dizzy’s
Although Tim Weisberg is considered one of the greatest contemporary jazz-fusion flute players of all time, his music is actually much more expansive than that, taking in elements of pop, rock and ...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
LIVE MUSIC
It’s a long-overdue honor, but one of San Diego’s living legends, bluesman Tomcat Courtney, will be bestowed the Lifetime Achievement Award on Oct. 6 at this year’s San Diego Music Awards. Courtney...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Must See
Recent turbulent weather that triggered rounds of lightning and heavy rains — posing possible safety issues for music lovers — has prompted the rescheduling of some shows previously slated in the f...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Must Hear
The Kona Kai Resort is not only a great place for food and scenery, but thanks to Barfly Promotions, it also now has a terrific singer-songwriter showcase every Sunday. Featuring seven of the best ...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Starlit Productions emerges as powerful arts backer in SD music scene
Ocean Beach is home to a plethora of musicians, artists and poets, but even in a crowded field, Joseph Stevens and Starlit Productions is a standout. Alongside his wife, Jennifer, Stevens has spent...
Aug 28, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Must Hear
Comedy has returned to Pacific Beach! Wednesdays at Reds Saloon are now dedicated to laughs and fun, with touring comedians topping off each night. On Aug. 27, the club will feature a set from Nebr...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Live Music
Jazz fans won’t want to miss a rare appearance by pianist Chase Morrin at Dizzy’s on Aug. 22. One of the hot new rising jazz stars in San Diego scene over the last five years, Morrin’s schedule has...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
PLNU’S Kris McCoy blazes new music trail in San Diego
San Diego is fortunate to draw musical talent from all over the world, drawn by the great weather and vibrant arts community, so it’s easy to overlook one of the other big reasons for the talent in...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Live Music
The Room Downstairs sounds like it might be the title to a 1970s horror movie. But actually, it’s the name of a reggae/rock-jam band performing at the Typhoon Saloon on Aug. 8. The band can definit...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Must Hear
Jazz fans will want to investigate the music of flugelhornist Dmitri Matheny, who performs at Dizzy’s on Aug. 15. The occasion is a special concert to celebrate the release of his tenth album, “Sag...
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story