Ken Leighton 12:30 p.m., Feb. 21
Inception: San Diego, 2009
Influences: Robert Johnson, Mark Ford, Grateful Dead, Frank Zappa, Led Zeppelin, Phish, Rolling Stones, Black Crowes, John Lee Hooker, Tom Petty, Pink Floyd, Neil Young
Based in La Mesa, Lost Dog includes Dana Spaulding (guitar, vocals), Aaron Luke (drums), Todd Everett (guitar), and Jay Lauterwasser (bass). They’ve played Bar Eleven, House of Blues in San Diego, the Stage Bar and Grill in the Gaslamp, and the Last Call Bar.
Their 10-song full-length Time Has Come was recorded with Chris Grundy at House of Plenty Studios in El Cajon, and finished off by the band at Lost Dog’s home studio.