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Pixies at Pappy & Harriet’s

Pixies at Pappy & Harriet’s

Photographer,  Josh Claros, caught up with THE PIXIES over at Pappy & Harriet’s in Pioneertown last Thursday! Check out the photos and kick yourself next time you miss a chance to see this band live.

20 April, 2014 at 7:41 pm 0 comments

SOHN: Tremors Review

SOHN: Tremors Review

Artist: SOHN Album: Tremors Label: 4AD Release Date: April 7th, 2014 By: Chelsey Faust There is something to be said about music that creeps into your bloodstream and transports you to a different place. And this is exactly what happened when I pressed play on SOHN’s new album, Tremors. This English musician takes the electronic genre to a new level, creating a penetratingly smooth and melodic sound. […]

17 April, 2014 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

Cage The Elephant at Belly Up Tavern

Cage The Elephant at Belly Up Tavern

By: Amanda Martinek This is a bold statement, but Cage the Elephant is one of the best live bands ever. Or at least, that I’ve ever seen. And they never, ever disappoint. Six long-haired, scraggly dudes sauntered onto the Belly Up stage on Monday night and it was as if rock and roll has been born again. Cage started their set […]

16 April, 2014 at 6:18 am 0 comments

Chet Faker: Built on Glass Album Review

Chet Faker: Built on Glass Album Review

Artist: Chet Faker Album: Built on Glass Label: Downtown Records/Future Classic Release Date: April 15th, 2014 By: Amanda Martinek If you plan on making a baby soon, or just want to do the baby-making deed, Chet Faker’s new album, Built on Glass, is the perfect soundtrack. Considering that this Australian with a ginger-beard has one of the most soulful, sexy […]

14 April, 2014 at 4:40 pm 0 comments

The War on Drugs at The Casbah

The War on Drugs at The Casbah

By: Daniel Gallo When the Casbah hosted the sold-out Philly based experimental folk rockers The War on Drugs this past Sunday, it was nothing short of amazing. The band was in tip-top shape, showing an amazing display of musicianship. Their two hour, 17 song set, consisted mostly of material from this year’s highly praised album Lost in the Dream (“Under […]

9 April, 2014 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

The Black Lips at The Belly Up

The Black Lips at The Belly Up

By: Summer Luu The Black Lips self described as a “flower punk” band from Atlanta, Georgia brought out a very attractive and rowdy crowd to the Belly Up Tavern this past Saturday. With a high concentration of female punk rockers, the moshing began when The Coathangers took the stage and only intensified when The Black Lips came on. Energy oozed out […]

9 April, 2014 at 4:36 pm 0 comments

Grizzly Business’ Top 5

Grizzly Business’ Top 5

We chatted with Walter from Grizzly Business and he gave us his TOP 5 song picks. Check it out!         1. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – “Beat the Devil’s Tattoo” This song/video is one we always try to listen/watch before any show or night out for that matter. It’s impossible to not just feel really awesome about […]

7 April, 2014 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

ListenSD Trailer

ListenSD Trailer

WE ARE LISTENSD. We’re giving you the skinny on the best local music and up and coming bands San Diego has to offer.

7 April, 2014 at 5:04 pm 0 comments

Cut Copy at House of Blues

Cut Copy at House of Blues

By: Amanda Martinek   San Diego got a psychedelic dance party from down under on Monday night when the electronic Aussie group Cut Copy came to the House of Blues. The packed house started with the smooth sultry sounds of Jessy Lanza and a DJ opener to get everyone in the groove, but the real fun started when Cut Copy took the […]

4 April, 2014 at 10:47 pm 0 comments

15 Acts NOT to miss at Coachella

15 Acts NOT to miss at Coachella

By: Becky Foreman YOU ARE WELCOME.         1.  Flume If you haven’t gotten into Flume yet, you will be in for a treat. He’s got a unique sound that mixes soul, hip hop and electronic. He also put out an EP with Chet Faker that is sexy as hell, just as I expect this set to be. […]

3 April, 2014 at 11:49 pm 0 comments