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Hillcrest Sammy

Right across the street from Rite-Aid on Robinson and Fifth Ave., the Hillcrest Sandwich Co. has been cranking out scrumptious ...

Statewide Sound Masters Unite at UCSD

The blossoming, technologically savvy, music pioneers of the state have joined forces to create the California Electronic Music Exchange Concert ...

31G Offers Free Music, Via Facebook

The San Diego based independent record label, 31G, is giving away 5 MP3s in exchange for sharing 31G from your ...

If Polar Bears Don't Kill You

A virtual Arctic experience opened on Friday in the dome theatre of the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center at Balboa ...

Cafe 976 - Anomaly in Peebs

Although I live in Pacific Beach I admit I don't really hang out there much. I usually end up spending ...

Fred's Mexican Cafe - Risky

To call a Mexican restaurant Fred's Mexican Cafe in San Diego is a gutsy move, simply because locals have no ...

Bad Music at Church Venue

"I want the bad music night to function as a 'safe' space for anyone who wants to perform some material ...

Skin Tight and Strange Days

DJ Mark E. Quark recalls Len Paul, owner of Soma, telling him things like "play more industrial," and "you're playing ...

Computer Music Concert at UCSD

The newest installment of the Computer Music Concert series took place March 14th in The Experimental Theater of The Conrad ...

Disclosed unLocation - Interactive Audio in South Park

"What kind of fuzz-pedal would the Pope use to explain Medieval apologia? What synthesizer will bring Satori during Zazen? How ...

Fish Fetish - Frutas

As an expression of gratitude for a wild upbringing, every Friday morning my partner Heather takes her childhood Nana to ...

Black Holes, Psychedelic Music Trips and WTC Steel at the Science Center

Scientific evidence indicates that black holes reside in the center of perhaps every galaxy, including our own! The IMAX Dome ...

Fish Fetish - PB Fish Shop

Since recently becoming a pescatarian (after being a vegetarian for 13 years), the Pacific Beach Fish Shop has quickly become ...

Beaters Record Release - Fishage

When great bands release a physical object as a manifestation of creative work, the community on the receiving end has ...

Visiting Artist: Gail Wight

As human beings going about our daily lives on this flying random rock, it can be worth while to take ...

Otro/The Marsupials Split 7" Record Release Show

This Saturday, January 28, La Escalera Records will be hosting Otro and The Marsupials for their split 7" record release ...

Vista Standards

While drilling holes into records, Colin Tappe talks about Standards, a record store he is preparing to open in Vista ...

(Get) Naked Cafe

Tucked in a strip mall on Rosecrans Street between Midway Drive and Sports Arena Boulevard, a small vegetarian/vegan-friendly restaurant named ...

All Leather Has Hung Up the Hide

"All Leather is no longer a band. No last show, no reunions, no final record," decrees Nathan Joyner, guitarist of ...

Surfin' Veggie Burrito

Within the confines of Pacific Beach, Mission Blvd. is the nearest street parallel to the edge of the continent. For ...

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