October 3, 2017
Yesterday was a TOUGH day. As if the news about the horrific shooting in Las Vegas was enough, then the news of Tom Petty came out. By no means is Tom Petty passing away anywhere near as horrible as the heinous act committed in Las Vegas, but as a music fan the news of his [...]
September 13, 2017
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of their album "The Con," Tegan and Sara are releasing a covers album that is chock full of awesome musicians! Ryan Adams, Hayley Williams, Grimes, Cyndi Lauper, Bleachers, PVRIS and a bunch of other incredibly talented people are on The Con X: Covers, which comes out on October 20th. Coincidentally [...]
September 12, 2017
When I saw the current U2 Joshua Tree tour at the Rose Bowl a few months ago, one of the many things that blew my mind was the immensity and grandeur of their stage setup. Massive undulating video screens that burst into life when they began the album portion of their set took my breath [...]
September 11, 2017
Jason Mraz has 1 show scheduled so far this fall and it's right here in his own backyard, San Diego. It was JUST announced that hometown hero Jason Mraz will be playing a solo acoustic show at Spreckels Theater in Downtown San Diego on October 14! Mraz is billing the show as "Music Candor Banter." [...]
September 5, 2017
You had me at "vomit-proof," adidas! Designed specifically to withstand a beer-soaked Oktoberfest experience, the adidas Munchen is "Inspired by the Bavarian leather pants...finest leather with DPBR coating make a durable puke & beer repellent upper... to withstand the rigors of Oktoberfest the shoe will come with a water-repellent – and most importantly, a beer-repellent [...]
August 21, 2017
While the Foo Fighters were one of many bands who played the Summer Sonic Festival in Japan over the weekend, they were the only ones who rickrolled their audience by bringing Rick Astley himself onstage! If you don't mind a few F-bombs, check them playing "Never Gonna Give You Up" together:
August 16, 2017
The Muppets are playing a concert series at The Hollywood Bowl! Your favorites like Miss Piggy, Kermit, Animal and others, will be live on stage with an orchestra. Three shows are planned from September 8 - 10. In true Muppets Show fashion they'll be joined throughout the night by celebrity human guests. Of course Miss [...]
August 14, 2017
I had a serious case of FOMO after seeing all the weekend posts from San Francisco's Outside Lands Festival. Thanks to YouTube, however, we can all feel like we were right there! Check out this sweet moment between Lorde & Jack Antonoff when they covered Paul Simon's "Me & Julio Down By The Schoolyard."
August 8, 2017
They don't hit San Diego for their 91X show until November 15th, but we've got something to fill your eye and ear holes in the meantime: check out the new Fall Out Boy video for "Champion" and then watch the behind the scenes video too! Champion (Beyond The Video) by Fall Out Boy on VEVO.
August 7, 2017
No dress code here: if you have just under two hours to kill, you can now treat yourself to Arcade Fire's Lollapalooza set in its entirety. They headlined on Sunday August 6th with an epic festival-closing show. Dig it!
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 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, [...]