This week in San Diego shows expect lots of local music from Citrus & Katie, Heavy Hawaii and Taken By Canadians and big shows from the Deftones and the Kills!


Monday, August 29

Deftones, Refused – SDSU Open Air Theater
This alternative metal band from Sacremento has had a huge following since their inception in the late 80s. Their newest album is called Gore and was released April of this year. More info.


Wednesday, August 31

Mild High Club, Heavy Hawaii, The Lulls – Soda Bar
Alexander Brettin is the mastermind behind Stones Throw’s Mild High Club. They’re frequent visitors to San Diego and this time will be playing with locals Heavy Hawaii and the Lulls. More info.


Thursday, September 1

Citrus & Katie, Soul Sweetener, LaGoon – Sycamore Den
Our friends Citrus & Katie play dreamy, soulful music. They’re bring pals Soul Sweetener and LaGoon to the 70s looking cocktail bar, Sycamore Den. More info.


Thursday, September 1

Taken by Canadians, The Paragraphs, Hiroshima Mockingbirds, Mrs. Henry – The Casbah
Locals only tonight! Taken by Canadians have been touring relentlessly playing their unique brand of Americana, indie, psych-rock. They play tonight with other San Diego bands we loooove! More info.


Friday, September 2

The Flamin’ Groovies, The Pandoras, The Loons – The Casbah
Presented by Ugly Things Magazine and Burger Records! The bluesy rock band the Flamin’ Groovies got their start in the 60s. What started as a reunion tour in 2013 became a full blown return of the legendary band. More info.


Sunday, September 4

The Kills – Observatory North Park
This indie rock band just came out with a new sexy album that we love: Ash & Ice. If you haven’t seen them live, you’re missing out. Duo Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince put on an intense performance that will floor you. More info.

By: Lara McCaffrey