[WATCH] New Acoustic Cage The Elephant Is Here!

Feeling inspired after their semi-acoustic sets at the 2016 Bridge School Benefit concert, Cage The Elephant decided to launch a small, intimate acoustic tour. They kicked it off here in SD at the Escondido Center For the Performing Arts, and it was incredible! Thankfully, the guys decided to take it one step further and release [...]

The New New Politics Video Is New! (And Awesome)

I love bands who are nice. I say that on the air a lot because I mean it - when I meet bands in person and they are good people, it makes me want to root for them, support them, and see them reach their goals, you know? It makes a huge difference. And bands [...]

Clairemont Is Naming A Street After Mark Hamill! May We Suggest Jedi Way?

Mark Hamill lived in Clairemont for a handful of years in the '60s and even went to Madison, at least for one year. That's enough for San Diego to honor him with a street named after him, and even Luke Skywalker himself is stoked! Get the full story and exact location here and may the [...]
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Read The Note Chris Cornell’s Daughter Wrote To Him on Father’s Day

Just a few weeks have passed since his passing, and it's still hard to believe for his many fans, let alone what his family must be going through. Chris Cornell's twelve year old daughter Toni posted a note to her dad on his Facebook page on Father's Day, and if this doesn't melt you, I'm not [...]

Neil Young Cancels Bridge School Benefit Concert

Sad news to report: citing "personal reasons," Neil Young has canceled the 2017 Bridge School Benefit Concert. For thirty years, the BSBC has been a Bay Area staple of the concert season and more often than not, it included powerful, rare onstage collaborations by some of the music world's most respected artists. Founded with his [...]

[LISTEN] The New Killers Song Is Here!

The Killers are back! Wonderful Wonderful will be their first studio album in five years, and they just dropped the first (dancey!) single "The Man" upon the world! HEAR IT HERE and get more info here.
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Your Favorite Rockstar May Also Be An Ultra-Marathoner! Wait, What?

We can all name off a few of our favorite rockstars who love to surf, right? Jack Johnson, Donavon Frankenreiter, Switchfoot, G. Love... but can you name any rockstars who love to run? It's not as easy, right? Maybe because running can be solitary, maybe because it's not as visible, who knows. Regardless, as a [...]

Joywave Remixed Silversun Pickups Latchkey Kids And It Is So Damn Good

Love me some Silversun Pickups because they rule on every possible level, and this Joywave remix of "Latchkey Kids" makes me feel like the emoji with hearts for eyes... times a million. Check it out: See SSPU live in SD with 91X when they open for Third Eye Blind on July 21 at the OAT! [...]
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The Reviews of The New Phoenix Album Are Ridiculously Good

The new Phoenix album, Ti Amo, is finally out and getting incredible reviews! Their first since 2013's Bankrupt!, Ti Amo is being called "joyful" - see this review and this one - and "exceptional," among other things. Listen below! They headline X-Fest this Sunday June 11th - grab your tickets here!

Your X-Fest Food Truck Lineup Is EPIC!

Ten bands and two stages and beer and cocktails and inflatables and a Sector 9 skate ramp and a mechanical shark and live art and body paint and a VR experience and all that is going to be really great at X-Fest and everything but can we please have a moment with the FOOD TRUCKS? [...]

[WATCH] Bob Moses Slayed At Bottlerock – See Them Sunday at X-Fest!!

A couple weekends ago, I went to the Bottlerock music festvial in Napa and was STOKED to get a preview of Bob Moses' X-Fest set! Yes, the Foo Fighters crushed it and Tom Petty ruled and Silversun Pickups reminded us of why we love them so much, but Bob Moses' sharp, vibey set set the [...]