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'Mad Men' inspired party at The Pearl in Point Loma
The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma is holding a no cover ’60s “Mad Men” inspired party 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 4. “Mad Men” buffs may dress to impress for this swingin’ shindig – wearing suits, skinny...
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Catch cocktail jazz singer Wilson at Kona Kai
The Kona Kai Resort’s Acoustic Music Series presents what may be its strongest lineup yet on Sunday, March 29. Highlights for the free, all ages, event, include crooner David Patrone, Todo Mundo fr...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New SD Opera chief tasked with finding patrons' niche
New San Diego leadership By now, the music lovers among us know that San Diego Opera has chosen a new general director, David Bennett. He hails from New York City, where he was executive director o...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missy Anderson at Humphrey’s Backstage Live
Blues fans have much reason to rejoice these days. Clubs are full of such bands, festivals from Gator by the Bay to the Adams Avenue Street Fair spotlight the music and, best of all new artists are...
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sister Speak duo to perform at Kona Kai Resort
It’s no secret worldwide that San Diego has a particularly vibrant music community. As such, it comes as no surprise that many performers from around the globe have relocated here. Such is the case...
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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LEONARD NIMOY: 1931-2015
Leonard Nimoy, known for his iconic Vulcan character Mr. Spock on the original “Star Trek” television series and subsequent franchise films, died Feb. 27 in Bel-Air, Calif., his granddaughter Madel...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Benedetti Trio to pay tribute to George Harrison at Dizzy’s in PB
In memory of former Beatle and songwriter George Harrison’s birthday, on Feb. 27, Dizzy’s will host a performance by The Benedetti Trio, featuring guitar virtuoso Fred Benedetti, alongside his voca...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Discovered Seuss manuscript to be published July 28
A new Dr. Seuss book will be published later this year from an original manuscript and accompanying sketches discovered in the La Jolla home of the famed author and illustrator. Random House and th...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keiko Matsui returns to Humphrey’s Backstage Live
Smooth jazz keyboardist Keiko Matsui returns to San Diego for a performance at Humphrey’s Backstage Live on Feb. 14. Matsui hasn’t released an album since Soul Quest in 2013, but throughout the doz...
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cirque du Soleil's Varekai set to take over Valley View Feb. 25
Varekai, Cirque du Soleil's latest touring show to visit San Diego, will debut at Point Loma's Valley View Casino Center (the former Sports Arena), 3500 Sports Arena Blvd., for seven performances b...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live ’n’ Local showcase a fun success at Kona Kai
The Kona Kai Resort may not be hosting many music-related events at the moment, but thanks to promoter Shawn Balch, their Sunday concert series, Live 'n' Local, continues to be one of the city’s be...
Jan 23, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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This hero may have already cast you in his latest book
“The Homeless Hero: a Novel,” award-winning author Lee Silber's 22nd book, is dedicated “to all those who have faced adversity and risen above it.” The nod may sound somewhat generic, but be assure...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
The Kona Kai Resort is quickly gaining a reputation as the place to catch acoustic music in San Diego. With its beautiful setting right on the water and great, friendly atmosphere and lively perfor...
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must Hear
Whitney Shay is an impressive talent. Whether she’s belting out a standard, blues classic, soul groover or jazzy dance number, her voice and stage presence are formidable. One of the area’s hardest...
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
Country and rock crooner Sara Petite performs at Humphreys Backstage Live on Oct. 5. Backed by an excellent band, Petite is the real deal, blessed with an evocative voice and a lineup of great orig...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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