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...and Dave Koz, Jeffery Osborne, St. Vincent
Up until around ten years ago, the way one usually became a pop star was to get a record contract, appear on a TV show, or be a moonlighting movie star, and that was pretty ...
"I wrote 11 different charts. It took me three months.”
“When Metallica [played with an orchestra], it blew me away,” says Jason Lee, a veteran rocker who has fronted the surf-guitar-inspired Riptides for 13 years. Lee took the orchestral plunge with his other band called ...
Ugly Things fanzine poised to rock into year 35
“The ’80s was a nadir: hair metal, New Romantic synth-pop, Foreigner, Hall & Oates, Men at Work — it was horrible,” says Mike Stax about the inspiration behind launching his ’60s music mag Ugly Things ...
“We’re playing a cruise ship with the Offspring and the Buzzcocks."
Orange County proto-punkers the Vandals haven’t had a new member since 1989. Joe Escalante joined shortly after the band formed in 1980. “If you told me back then I’d still be playing in my 50s ...
Good Gilbert and Sullivan singing, for a change, at San Diego Opera
What of The Pirates of Penzance at San Diego Opera? The production is good and includes some excellent singing. My YouTube search for Pirates clips to include with this article brought home to me just ...
It promises to be a treat... because Greer Grimsley
The last time Greer Grimsley was in a production at San Diego Opera I was accused, in so many words, of having an unhealthy man-crush on the steely voiced bass-baritone. I don’t deny it. Although ...
"They had to remove their swastika belt buckles before we let them back in.”
Joe Troutman, one of the few local independent music promoters, has outlasted most the venues he’s booked over 16 years. North County’s Jumping Turtle, Royal Dive (formerly owned by this reporter), Metaphor Café, Del Dios ...
Count on "survivor bond" after House of Blues show
I used to think the Black Crowes were a loud band until I experienced Mastodon. The back story: I’d been granted a working-category stage pass back when San Diego still hosted Street Scene weekend concerts. ...
Wilson recently opened for Todd Rundgren, telling the Reader ...
Guitarist Sergio Estrada, who also taught at Olive Peirce ...
Frontman Jason Hill scored a soundtrack gig scoring music ...
The newest video from their fourth studio album Misadventures, ...