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Dizzy’s keeps its commitment to feature local jazz musicians
For San Diego jazz buffs, there is no finer establishment than Dizzy’s. Helmed by Chuck Perrin, the venue hosts a wide range of acts, with many international artists on their annual calendar. Howev...
Jul 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local guitarist Mike Ruggirello teaching the next generation
There are many places to take music lessons in San Diego, but nothing comes close to Rock and Roll San Diego. Located next to the Valley View Casino Center (aka the Sports Arena), it’s a full-servi...
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Great music, cool vibes at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
Picture this: a warm summer evening spent under the stars, singing along with Lyle Lovett or Crosby, Stills and Nash (or insert the name of 50 or so of your favorite blues, classic rock, oldies, ja...
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supporting the arts by crowdfunding a musician
Technology has in a way made it far easier for a musician to record, but getting it released, that’s a whole different story. Without the support of record labels, as in the past, musicians are lef...
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vanguard Productions will present 'Guys and Dolls'
Vanguard Productions presents “Guys and Dolls” on July 31, Aug. 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15 and 16 on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: adults $18, seniors, milit...
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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OB Historical Society program on Newport Ave.
On Thursday, July 16 at 7 p.m. the Ocean Beach Historical Society presents: “Newport Ave.-Thru-The-Decades” by Craig Gerwig and Judy Parry at the P.L. United Methodist Church, 1984 Sunset Cliffs Bl...
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Munchies and a movie at The Wine Pub this summer
What goes best with wine on a mid-summer evening in Point Loma? If “an outdoor movie” was your answer, you’ve be thinking along the same lines as The Wine Pub owner Sandy Hanshaw, who’s presenting ...
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marco Renteria and his Jazz Quartet at Dizzy’s
Tribute band fans will want to check out the aptly named Smells Like Nirvana, performing at the 710 Beach Club on Friday, July 3. Though it’s been 11 years since frontman Kurt Cobain’s passing, the...
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reggae band Big Mountain headlines OB Street Fair
The long wait is over. After 13 years, Ocean Beach Street Fair headliner Big Mountain returns with a new album, “Perfect Summer.” Best known for their 1994 No. 6 hit, “Baby I Love Your Way,” Big Mo...
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual OB Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Festival set for June 27
Thousands of visitors are expected in Ocean Beach to enjoy food, drinks, chili, live music, art and great people-watching at the Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off Festival on Saturday, Jun...
Jun 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach drummer Bill Ray to instruct at Guitar Workshop Plus
Ocean Beach is fortunate to have many great musicians, but few have had the adventures of drummer Bill Ray. As drummer for legendary R&B pioneer Ike Turner between 2001 and Turner's death in 2007, ...
Jun 11, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist’s messages of love throughout Pacific Beach bring smiles and hugs
What is love? Ask 50 people and get 50 different definitions. Maybe it's what makes us smile in a quiet moment. It's a thought, a feeling, the purrs of our heart. We all need it, seek it and find i...
Jun 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Historians to talk baseball and diversity at Liberty Station
The New Americans Museum will present NAM Talks: From the Field to the Shelves, part of its Becoming All-American series promoting dialogue about diversity in baseball, on Saturday, June 6 from noo...
Jun 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veronica Quin 'on the cusp' of something bigger
Ocean Beach is known as a haven for artists, so it’s no surprise that Veronica Quin, yet another talented singer-songwriter, has made the area her home. Though now making a name as a solo entertain...
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Madonna coming to Valley View in Point Loma
Madonna will make a stop in San Diego on her worldwide Rebel Heart tour this fall. The Material Girl is scheduled to perform at the Valley View Casino Center in Point Loma on Oct. 29. General publi...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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