Harry Partch, Gustavo Romero, Diamanda Galas, Pacific Strings, inside the opera, best organs, best pianos, the composer, the concertmaster, the piano tuner, the tenor, the symphony player’s wife
Various Authors 6:22 p.m., Sept. 24
Sound description: Classic rock
RIYL: Classic rock
Influences: Classic rock
The Shockwaves specialize in classic rock. Front man Robert Hughes also plays guitar with the Midnight Ramblers, a Rolling Stones tribute.
In the late '80s and early '90s, Hughes lived in Washington, D.C., working as a radio and TV journalist. While employed by CBS, Gulf Broadcast Group, and Metromedia, he was assigned to the White House, the Pentagon, Capitol Hill, and the State Department. He moved to San Diego in 1993.