Local bands and musicians

Band Genre
Tacoma Blues & Soul, Rock
Taco Shop Poets Hip-Hop & Rap, Punk
The Tail Draggers Bluegrass & Roots, Country
Tainted Society Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Takahashi Rock
Taken by Canadians Rock
Take Offense Punk, Rock
Take Two Covers | Standards, Pop, Rock
The Tale Rock
Talentd Hip-Hop & Rap
Talk Fahrenheit Rock
Talk Like June Country, Rock
Tall Alternative, Country, Punk
Tall Can and Generik Hip-Hop & Rap
Tall Ships Rock
Taming the Fox Rock
Tan Sister Radio Rock
Tanya Rose Acoustic, Country, Gospel
Tape Deck Mountain Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Tapestry Blue Electro | DJ, Pop
TapWater Blues & Soul, Pop
Tarantula Hawk Jazz, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
The Tarr Steps Funk, Jazz, Rock
Taryn Donath Rock
Taurus Authority Funk, Rock
The Taylor Harvey Band Bluegrass & Roots, Rock
Taylor Tickner Acoustic
Taz Taylor Band Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Teach Me! Punk, Rock
Teagan Taylor Jazz, Rock
Team Abraham Pop, Rock
Teaser Rock
Technique Hip-Hop & Rap
Ted Friedman Acoustic, Pop, Punk
Teenage Burritos Rock
Telegraph Blues & Soul, Hip-Hop & Rap
The Telenauts Covers | Standards
Tell Mama Blues & Soul, Funk, Rock
The Tell-Tale Hearts Rock
Temblad Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Temecula Road Acoustic, Country
Tender Buttons Rock
Tender Faeries Acoustic, Country, Rock
Tennessee Kamanski Acoustic, Rock
Tenshun Electro | DJ, Hip-Hop & Rap, Noise | Xprmntl
Terms of Agreement Electro | DJ, Funk, Pop, Rock
Terrorspell Metal | Hardcore
Terry Matsuoka Acoustic, Alternative, Blues & Soul
TES Hip-Hop & Rap
T-Fresh Hip-Hop & Rap, Latin | Tejano
Tha Clairemonstaz Hip-Hop & Rap
Tha Core Hip-Hop & Rap
ThaiMex Hip-Hop & Rap
Tha K.B. Project Hip-Hop & Rap
That '70s Rock Show Covers | Standards
That Dan Thing Rock
Thea Tochihara Jazz, Pop, Rock
Thee Corsairs Punk, Surf
Thee Dark Ages Rock
Thee Jesters Covers | Standards, Pop, Rock
Thelma Camacho Acoustic, Pop
The Thens Pop, Rock
Then...to Dust Metal | Hardcore
Theosis Metal | Hardcore
Theo & the Zydeco Patrol Jazz, World
Therapy Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock
The Remnants Rock
There's Nothing Here But Hate Hip-Hop & Rap, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Therianthrope Jazz, World
They Feed at Night Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock, Surf
Thicker Than Thieves Reggae & Ska, Rock
Thieves and Liars Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Thieves Like Us Covers | Standards
Thingy Noise | Xprmntl, Punk, Rock
The Third Alternative, Pop, Punk
Third Coast Jazz Band Jazz
The Third Marine Aircraft Wing Band Classical, Covers | Standards
Third Story Jazz
Thirty 30 Metal | Hardcore, Rock
This Holiday Life Alternative, Pop, Rock
This is Not My Life Rock
This Way Out Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Thomas Fiss Rock
Thomas Hodges Classical, Pop
Thomas Nee Classical
Thom Beebe Blues & Soul, Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Those Darn Gnomes Jazz, Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Thousand Below Metal | Hardcore, Punk, Rock
A Thousand Butterflies Acoustic, Jazz, Latin | Tejano
Three Chamber Heart Rock
Three Chord Justice Country
Three Day Old Beaver Acoustic
Three Mile Pilot Alternative, Noise | Xprmntl, Punk
Three Spoke Wheel Rock
Thrillrazr Rock
Through the Roots Reggae & Ska
Thunderbolt the Wondercolt Pop, Rock
Thunderhands Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Jazz
Thunderhead Covers | Standards, Rock
ThunderLux Rock
Thyne Scabbard Metal | Hardcore, Rock
Tiawnee Blues & Soul, Hip-Hop & Rap, Pop
Tide Pools Rock
The Tifereth Israel Community Orchestra of San Diego Classical
Tiffany Jane Blues & Soul, Funk, Jazz
Tiffany Modell Classical
Tiff Jimber Pop, Rock
Tigerbomb Covers | Standards, Rock
Tiger Milk Imports Rock
Tigersharks Alternative, Punk, Rock
The Tighten Ups Covers | Standards
Tijuana No Latin | Tejano, Punk, Reggae & Ska, Rock
The Tijuana Surfers Blues & Soul, Pop, Rock, Surf
The Tilt Blues & Soul, Funk, Rock
Tiltwheel Punk
Tim Dawe & Penrod Acoustic, Rock
Timeless(oul) Blues & Soul, Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl
Time Machine Rock
Timepiece Blues & Soul
T.I.M.E. (Trust In Men Everywhere) Rock
Tim Flack Acoustic, Rock
Tim Flannery Acoustic, Bluegrass & Roots, Country
Tim Flood Rock
Tim Garcia Rock
Tim Lowman Blues & Soul, Rock
Tim Nunnink Jazz
Timothy H Hip-Hop & Rap, Reggae & Ska, Rock
Tim Raldo Metal | Hardcore, Punk
Tim "Shy" Scheiderman Hip-Hop & Rap
Tim & the 23's Acoustic, Pop, Rock
Tim Yancey Funk, Pop, Reggae & Ska, Rock
Timyra-Joi Beatty Pop
Timz Hip-Hop & Rap
The Tin Can Country Club Bluegrass & Roots, Country
Tinkersmith Acoustic, Bluegrass & Roots
Tinku Acoustic, Latin | Tejano, World
Tiny Doo Hip-Hop & Rap
Tiny Frank Rock
Tiny Telephones Electro | DJ, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Tit Wrench Rock
TLOW Hip-Hop & Rap
Tobacco Road Blues & Soul, Jazz
Todd Howarth Rock
Todo Mundo Jazz, Latin | Tejano, Reggae & Ska, Rock
Tokeli Jazz
Tolan Shaw Rock
Tom Boyer Blues & Soul, Jazz, Rock
Tom Brosseau Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Rock
Tomcat Courtney Blues & Soul
Tom Cunningham Band Country, Rock
Tom DeLonge Rock
Tom Erbe Noise | Xprmntl
Tom Griesgraber Alternative, Jazz, Rock
Tommy Aros Latin | Tejano
Tommy Budd's Windy City Blues & Soul, Rock
Tommy Graf Rock
The Tommy Mitchell Show Blues & Soul, Funk, Rock
Tommy Ragen Pop
Tommy Ray & the 4 Diamonds Rock
Tom's Drip Tank Punk, Rock
Tom Smerk Country, Gospel, Rock
Tom Waits Blues & Soul, Noise | Xprmntl, Rock
Tonex Hip-Hop & Rap
Tonga Ross-Ma'u Jazz
Tonik Slam Hip-Hop & Rap
Toni Pope World
Tony Adamo Funk, Hip-Hop & Rap, Jazz, Pop, Rockabilly
Tony Corleone Hip-Hop & Rap
Tony Hill Blues & Soul, Jazz
Tony Lasley Jazz, Latin | Tejano
Tony Ortiz Rock
Tony Parker Hip-Hop & Rap
Tony Taravella Jazz
Toothless George Punk, Rock
Top Dog Blues & Soul, Country, Rock
Toquali Jazz
Tori Rock
The Tori Cobras Punk, Rock
Tori Hauk Classical
Tori Roze Rock
Tornado Magnet Alternative, Country, Rock
Torrey Mercer Pop
Total Distortion Punk, Rock
The Touchies Punk, Rock
TouchMeHear Acoustic, Classical
Tourmaliners Rock, Surf
The Toven Hip-Hop & Rap
To Walk the Night Punk, Reggae & Ska, Rockabilly
Tower 4 Funk, Jazz, Rock
Tower XVI Rock
The Town Criers (1960s) Acoustic
The Town Criers (1980s) Country, Rock
Toxicana Rock
Tracey Singer Pop
Tracie Steele-Marshall Classical
TrackWide Hip-Hop & Rap
Tracy Lee Nelson Rock
Tragedy and Triumph Metal | Hardcore
Tragic Tantrum Alternative, Noise | Xprmntl, Punk
Trailer Park Queen Rock
Trailerpark Rockstar Rock
Trails and Rails Acoustic, Bluegrass & Roots, Blues & Soul
Trains Across the Sea Acoustic, Rock
Trains and Clouds Alternative
The Tramplers Country, Punk
Trans_Conduit Electro | DJ, Reggae & Ska, Rock
Transfer Alternative, Rock
The Transit War Alternative, Pop, Rock
Translation Has Failed Hip-Hop & Rap, Noise | Xprmntl
Transpirations Rock
Transplants Electro | DJ, Hip-Hop & Rap, Reggae & Ska
Trap Gold Pop, Rock
Travel Agents Rock
Travis Barker Hip-Hop & Rap, Punk, Rock
Travis Luce Acoustic, Rock
Travis Maril Acoustic, Classical
Travis Neal Metal | Hardcore
Travisty One Hip-Hop & Rap
Treali Duce Gospel, Hip-Hop & Rap
Trece de la Suerte Jazz, Latin | Tejano
The Tree Ring Acoustic, Rock
Trees Rock
Trent Hancock Acoustic, Rock
Trevor Davis Acoustic, Pop, Rock
Trevor McSpadden Country
T. Rexico Rock, Surf
Tribal Seeds Reggae & Ska, Rock
Tribal Theory Blues & Soul, Hip-Hop & Rap, Reggae & Ska, Rock, World
Tribe of Judah Reggae & Ska
Tribe of Kings Electro | DJ, Reggae & Ska
Tricia Skye Classical
Trio Amical Classical
Trio de Janeiro Covers | Standards, Jazz, Latin | Tejano
Trio M Jazz
Triple Deez Band Blues & Soul, Covers | Standards, Pop, Rock
Triple Shot Blues & Soul, Rock
Tripp Sprague Jazz
Trips Rock
Trishes Hip-Hop & Rap, Rock
Tristan Prettyman Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Pop
Tristeza Alternative, Rock
The Tritones Covers | Standards
Triumph of the Wild Rock
Trix Rock
Trophy Wife Rock
Tropical Popsicle Alternative, Rock
Trouble in the Wind Acoustic, Country, Rock
Trout Rock
Trowsers Reggae & Ska, Rock
Troy Dante Covers | Standards, Rock
Troy's Bucket Rock
The Truckee Brothers Alternative, Rock
True Stories Alternative, Pop, Rock
Trumans Water Alternative, Metal | Hardcore, Punk
TrunkMonkey Rock
The Trunks Rock
Truth Ali Hip-Hop & Rap
Truth on Earth Acoustic, Blues & Soul, Rock
Tubby Alternative, Blues & Soul, Funk
Tulengua Hip-Hop & Rap
Turiya Mareya Classical, Jazz
Turtle B Rock
Turtle Click Punk, Rock
The Turtle Project Rock
TV Girl Rock
tvsk Rock
Tweed Family Singers Classical, Gospel
Tweed Sneakers Punk, Rockabilly
Twelve Hip-Hop & Rap
Twice As Nice Covers | Standards
Twin Cabins Electro | DJ, Latin | Tejano, Pop, Rock
Twin Ritual Rock
Twisted Relatives Reggae & Ska, Rock
Twisted Strings Classical, Pop
Two Deep Acoustic, Jazz, Lounge
Two Reverends & a Sinner Blues & Soul, Rock
Two Wolves Blues & Soul, Rock
Two Word Name Metal | Hardcore, Punk
Tyler Glenn Rock
Tyler “Ridda” Rosier Electro | DJ
Tyrant and the Cream Puff Rock
Tzimani Metal | Hardcore, Rock

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Local Music News

The Zeros

Having announced new music on the horizon, the influential reunited punks are reissuing their classic single "Don't Push Me Around" in an autographed starburst vinyl pressing with an original insert, released by Bomp Records.

The New Regime

Their new EP Heart, part one of a four part EP series called Heart, Mind, Body, & Soul, will be followed November 22 by part two, Mind, with a video now streaming online for "A Way To Feel Again," directed by John David Moffat.

Ariel Levine

A new single drops October 22, "If This Isn't Me," along with a music video directed by Grant Reinero. "The songs take a new direction for me," Levine told the Reader, "as they are very personal and focus on my own life experiences, inspired by some recent events and hardships in my life. No plans to play these new songs live, they may just live in the recorded world. However, some members of my band Ariel Levine & Mechanical Royalty are considering coming out of hiatus and forming a new three-piece with new music."

Marc Intravaia

In response to Eve Selis' post about the two no longer working together, he replied "Eve and I remain friends and will always be friends. We did not have a fight or a blowout or anything of that nature. The fact is we just drifted apart musically. It’s been happening for the last couple years and now she is on a much different path than me."


Fronted by singer-guitarist Riley Hawk (Petyr), son of skateboard star Tony Hawk, the band's first video from their debut full-length Down In Flames, "Bleed Me Free," was shot entirely on Super 8 film. They're on an album support tour with San Francisco stoner rockers Acid King.

The Palominos

Singer-songwriter Mark Merrell (who also played with Whiskey Heart and the Neverly Brothers) passed away

Tom Waits

Come On Up To The House: Women Sing Waits (due November 2) features new renditions of classic Waits songs by Aimee Mann, Phoebe Bridgers, Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer, Corinne Bailey Rae, Patty Griffin, Rosanne Cash, Courtney Marie Andrews, and others.

Rob Halford

The Judas Priest frontman is streaming video of "Donner And Blitzen" as the lead track from forthcoming Rob Halford & Family & Friends Christmas album, Celestial, featuring his brother Nigel on drums, nephew Alex (son of Priest bassist Ian Hill) on bass, sister Sue, on bells, and guitarists Robert Jones and Jon Blakey. Other tracks include "Deck The Halls," "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," "Joy To The World," and "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing."


The new lineup has released several singles off their new album Nine (due September 20): "Darkside," "Happy Days," "Generational Divide," "Blame It On My Youth," and "I Really Wish I Hated You."

Odessa Kane

His new single and music video for "Tres Sietes" comes in advance of his upcoming studio album King K.A.N.E.

Thousand Below

A single for "Chemical" is streaming online from their second album Gone In Your Wake, along with a video for a new track, "Disassociate," as they tour in support of the release with Of Mice & Men.


Their third album Dreamer is being supported with a national headline tour that began October 11 in Ventura and ends in San Diego at Observatory North Park on November 23. A video for the album's fourth single "Message In A Bottle" is streaming online.

Cattle Decapitation

Their Geocidal Tendencies tour with Atheist kicks off November 22 in Austin and wraps at Brick by Brick on December 22.

Stone Temple Pilots

They're streaming audio of a 1994 live version of "Interstate Love Song," recorded in New Haven, CT, from the 25th anniversary edition of their second album Purple. The reissue includes three unreleased songs from the 1994 KROQ Acoustic Christmas show, including a version of "Christmastime Is Here" from A Charlie Brown Christmas, as well as demos ("Unglued" and "Army Ants"), alternate takes ("Meat Plow" and "Interstate Love Song"), and acoustic recordings ("Big Empty").

Jacob Turnbloom

The Mrs. Magician and First Wave Hello guitarist formed Cheddar Goblin Records for his debut solo studio album, Cemetery Luau, due in October. After that, "I'm going to be releasing a new cassette tape with a lot of weird songs, demos, and instrumentals...it's kind of a sister tape to the 'death tape' that I released on Grizzly Records in 2012."

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