August 1, 2017
They met in Skamokawa, WA, and decided to start a band last year - now, Giants in the Trees have released their first song (and video)! GITT is Krist Novoselic, Jillian Raye, Erik Friend, and Ray Prestegard. According to their Facebook page, "The band first met for a casual jam in the Skamokawa Grange Hall last [...]
July 26, 2017
The Killers are putting out a new record soon (listen to find out when) and when Brandon Flowers called 91X we talked about them writing songs in San Diego as well as other potentially life-changing issues for hardcore Killers fans. Dig it!
July 25, 2017
It's not screening in San Diego until September 18th, but I already can't wait to see it: Turn It Around, The Story of East Bay Punk looks like it's going to be pretty great. Produced by Green Day and narrated by Iggy Pop, it spans over 30 years of the East Bay punk scene, focusing [...]
July 20, 2017
We are so sad to share this heartbreaking news: according to TMZ, Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has died. He was only 41 years old. Early reports indicate he committed suicide. The Los Angeles Coroner has confirmed it, according to the Associate Press. Our hearts are with all of his family, friends, and fans. TMZ has more [...]
July 19, 2017
Comic-Con has taken over downtown once again, and whether or not you have a pass to get into the Convention Center, there is still a TON of fun to be had around SD. Check out these links for comprehensive listings and fire up your Captain Caveman cosplay -- it's going to be a good weekend! [...]
July 19, 2017
Touring Europe in support of their new album Spirit, Depeche Mode were forced to cancel Monday (July 17th) night's concert in Minsk after Dave Gahan was hospitalized with stomach pain. Thankfully, as NME reports, he has since been discharged from the hospital and the band is already planning a make-up gig. Get well soon, Dave [...]
July 18, 2017
DAMN. Trent Reznor just unveiled another song from his upcoming Nine Inch Nails EP ADD VIOLENCE - out this Friday the 21st - and it is SMOLDERING. Dig it: So far it sounds like this will be the track list for the EP: 01. Less Than 02. The Lovers 03. This Isn’t the Place 04. [...]
July 17, 2017
It's not every day a band asks fans to create their songs for them, but Arcade Fire are not your average band, amirite? Check out their #InfiniteContent contest - download their files and get busy!
July 13, 2017
I l'm feeling the new Vance Joy! Are you?
July 12, 2017
I'll start by saying I am a big supporter of anyone being into anything and believing whatever, as long as they're not hurting others in any way, shape, or form. So when Blink 182's Matt Skiba says he used his focused energy to help stop the Fyre Festival, then I say... right on! I think. [...]
July 11, 2017
Just in time for Halloween, Stranger Things Season Two will hit Netflix on October 27th and it sounds like it's shaping up to be even scarier than the first season. YESSSSS. As Rolling Stone reports, "The threats to Hawkins and to our characters are bigger, darker, often times scarier," executive producer Shawn Levy teased in [...]
July 10, 2017
What a heartbreaking situation for everyone involved: Friday night (July 7) at the Mad Cool Festival in Spain, an acrobat fell around 100 feet during a performance. His name was Pedro Aunión Monroy, and he died from his injuries soon after the accident. Green Day were not told about the situation and performed next, as scheduled, [...]