By: Lara McCaffrey

Start the weekend early on Thursday night with Big Bloom’s album release show at the Casbah! Otherwise, there’s three awesome shows on Saturday that we recommend: Body Language, White Lung and Royal Headache.


Thursday, July 7

Big Bloom, Splavender, the Bad Vibes – Casbah
Locals Big Bloom are hosting their album release party! Other San Diego bands Splavender and the Bad Vibes will open. Come say “hi” to ListenSD’s very own Rachel Frank who will be manning the turntables in between sets! More info.


Friday, July 8

Margaret Glaspy, Birdy Bardot – Soda Bar
This is a night with fantastic voices. Glaspy on ATO Records and local Birdy Bardot are amazing singers with catchy new albums. More info.


Saturday, July 9

Body Language – The Hideout
This group formed in 2008 in Hartford, Connecticut. Since then, they’ve moved their music making to Brooklyn, NY and released an album, Grammar, and several EPs. More info.


Saturday, July 9

White Lung, Plague Vender – Casbah
White Lung is a rock band out of Vancouver, British Columbia. They’ve been heavily played on the Canadian CBC radio and are taking over the United States as well one show at a time. More info.


Saturday, July 9

Royal Headache, Teenage Burritos, Mexico City Rollers – Soda Bar
Aussie garage rockers Royal Headache join locals Teenage Burritos and Mexico City Rollers. Royal Headache’s single “Carolina” off their 2015 album High is one of our favorite new songs. More info.


Saturday, July 9

DrtyVns – ThChrch
It’s a Summerfest! Featuring John Givez, Stevie Crooks, Rossi Rock and more at ThChrch in Barrio Logan! More info.

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