Staff Blog Entries

ListenSD brings Miami Horror to Comic-Con

San Diego's own Total Request Live teams up with Static for a Comic-Con party.

A pair of local music lovers recently kicked off ListenSD, a multimedia outlet highlighting San Diego music with videos, interviews, ...

Technomania Circus: the Documentary

Grant Hill backyard circus celebrates over 500 shows with a live narration of their history.

For about four years now, San Diego’s longest-running backyard variety show - Technomania Circus - has been performing their one-of-a-kind ...

Vaginals unveil Valentina with Dawn Syndrome

Oddball art rockers spread the jams.

Some fresh juju from behind the pink curtain. First, this spooky goth exotica number, “Valentina,” sounds like it could be ...

A Tale of Two Interrobangs

Proggy instrumental quarter celebrates sophomore album at Tin Can Ale House in Bankers Hill.

Not unlike the archaic piece of punctuation from which they take their name, Interrobang invites both excitement and intrigue on ...

Baja BeerFest showcases craft brews in Tijuana

Over 40 Baja craft brewers will be on hand along with gourmet food vendors and local musicians.

Head south for a taste of Baja’s bourgeoning craft beer culture on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 21 (2 ...

Gam3rCon: Space Invaders Landing in San Diego

Bay Area filmmaker documents collectors from the golden-era of arcade games.

Pac-Man. Donkey Kong. Space Invaders. Galaga. Many of us grew up on these names, but what happened to all of ...

Organics Fair promotes sustainable culture in Tijuana

Polen presents the Organics Fair at the Tijuana Urban Compost Center.

The folks behind Arts & Trees seasonal artisan market and the bi-annual Vegetarian Cuisine & Arts Festival continue to support ...

San Diego Craft Beer & Cocktail Showcase at El Dorado

Downtown cocktail lounge hosts 12 breweries, 6 cocktail bars, and music for an indoor/outdoor

Craft drinks are all the rage these days, and to celebrate America’s Finest City’s finest beverages, prominent craft cocktail lounge ...

Sweet Cheeks finds new home at Bar Dynamite

Future Wife biweekly jamdown puts the smooth on Mission Hills.

After a brief hiatus following their departure from El Dorado, Sweet Cheeks is back and ready to love you down ...

Mobile Learning: turning your mobile device into a second brain

Local author gives a free presentation at the North Park Library on incorporating mobile technology into your daily life.

Local author Jenz Johnson will be hosting a free presentation on Mobile Learning: Turning your Mobile Device into a Second ...

The Electric Healing Sound: Cholo Punks EP release party

Embrace the noise on either side of the mega-fence.

Jangly garage rockers The Electric Healing Sound will be releasing their first EP with local label Cholo Punks on Friday, ...

Warm Places: the Last Party on Earth, Anime Island, 3013

Sixties Guns' Tijuana-based multi-instrumentalist drops debut release from solo project

Last week, I posted a preview of a Tijuana show featuring Brainfeeder badass Matthewdavid, Karaoke (SD), Joshua Brandon (MTY), and ...

Third annual Comic Con Nerd-a-thon showcase at The Merrow

Tiny Nightmare Productions hosts two days of dork with Nerf Herder, Kirby Krackle, MegaRan, Dualcore, Wordburglar, Danimal Cannon, and more.

The third annual Comic Con Nerd-a-thon will span two days - July 19 and July 20 - showcasing geek rock, ...

The Album Leaf and Sun Kil Moon: Perils From the Sea

Jimmy LaValle and Mark Kozelek collaborate to create melancholic storyscapes.

Pickles and peanut butter. Peanuts and Pespi. Pepsi and wine. Sometimes unexpected combinations turn out to be the best, and ...

Matthewdavid, Sixties Guns, Karaoke, and Joshua Brandon at Moustache Bar

Brainfeeder artist joins musicians from Tijuana, San Diego, and Monterrey in Zona Centro

Sixties Guns are back in action following a whirlwind encounter with a carload of tweakers that left the band’s MPC ...

Ocean Beats: Ana Sia, Eprom, Grenier, Epcot, Mastah Syphe

Ocean Beats lines up another night of big bass at the Belly Up in Solana Beach

Nearly four years into their endeavor, Ocean Beats continues to highlight some of the best in local and touring bass ...

7th annual Caesar Salad Festival in Tijuana

As a follow-up to setting the Guinness record for the world's largest Caesar salad, about 20 restaurants will prepare the traditional dish at a free street festival.

Yesterday, the Reader's in-house appetite Ed Bedford posted a thorough history of the Caesar salad, which – to make it ...

Astro Jump: DJ Pound and Nick Leng bring fresh beats to Whistle Stop

South Park venue to host Kill Quanti showcase of magic and yum.

In accord with the unspoken mandate that third Thursdays shall be the monthly stronghold for some of San Diego’s most ...

Collab Pop-Up Dinner: a foodie's homage to family-style Tijuana-Chinese street food

Chef Ernesto Jimenez MacFarland and collaborators explore new twists on the old ties between Chinese and Mexican cuisine.

With all the attention that the eclectic fusion fare known as Baja Med has been getting lately, it’s easy to ...

11th annual Bird Park Summer Concert Series kicks off

Free outdoor North Park series starts today with jazz artist Lenny Rankins.

Last minute reminder! The Bird Park Summer Concert Series kicks off this evening with a performance by jazz artist Lenny ...

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