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Dryw Keltz

Articles by Dryw Keltz

What do you get when you cross Stones, Roses, and Guns?

I caught a Stones N’ Roses set at Soda Bar on November 1. Their Guns N’ Roses costumes would have been more fitting on the previous evening, but their mash-up of GNR, The Stone Roses, ...

January 13, 2022
Belladon loses a member, gains a new sound

The year 2020 was a transitional one for Belladon. The progressive-pop quintet released two interconnected four-song concept EPs over the summer. Dreaming arrived first in May, followed by Dreading in July. Nearly simultaneously, the group ...

December 30, 2021
Aaron Carnes launches In Defense of Ska book/tour

Aaron Carnes started working on a book about ska in 2013. He didn’t have a game plan; he just loved the genre and “wanted to contribute something about ska to the narrative that was lacking.” ...

December 16, 2021
Will San Diego taxis enjoy surge?

Remember taxis? Those orange, yellow and, to a lesser extent, blue, white and silver automobiles that you would hail from a sidewalk or commandeer via voice call to transport you from one location to another? ...

December 13, 2021
San Diego aggressive rollerbladers return in strength

On a Saturday morning in mid-September, I drove to the Park de la Cruz skatepark in City Heights to meet up with a crew of skaters. The sun was shining bright, but it felt like ...

December 1, 2021
Mrs. Henry triples down on 3-part concept album

San Diego rock stalwarts Mrs. Henry were about to embark on a west coast tour when Covid shut down the live music industry. So they pivoted, creating and releasing a couple of YouTube episodes of ...

November 11, 2021
Hacking the Stef Show’s optical illusions

When she was in sixth grade, Stefanie Schmitz didn’t put much thought into her decision to play the clarinet. “I just sort-of picked it,” she explained. “I didn’t really know what to pick, and it ...

October 28, 2021
San Diego Loyal fans – non-stop chants, non-stop drumming

“We didn’t pick the best year to start but we survived it,” is how San Diego Loyal interim president Ricardo Campos sums up getting a division-two United Soccer League team up and running in 2020. ...

October 25, 2021
Rose Canyon Fault’s annual slip is about 2-3mm per year.

The California Geological Survey released new earthquake fault zone maps in late September – and San Diego-area homeowners may be surprised to learn their property sits atop a fault. A press release from the agency ...

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