Feb
11
Thu
8:30 PM
THE DONKEYS
THE PALACE BALLROOM
OH SPIRIT
The Donkeys are an indie band from San Diego, California, that consist of Timothy DeNardo, Jessie Gulati, Anthony Lukens, and Sam Sprague.
Feb
12
Fri
8:30 PM
Thrill Me Records Presents @ Soda Bar 
MRS MAGICIAN
DEAD HEAVENS
JIMMY RUELAS
Did you know Dead Heavens is fronted by Walter Schreifels (Quicksand, Youth of Today, Gorilla Biscuits, Rival Schools)??
Feb
13
Sat
6:00 PM
Early Show [6pm] @ Soda Bar 
PETER BRADLEY ADAMS
+ guests
Peter Bradley Adams is a folk-pop Americana singer-songwriter from Birmingham, AL
Feb
13
Sat
9:00 PM
Late Show [9pm] @ Soda Bar 
MEAT WAVE
TEEN DEATH
TAKAHASHI
Meat Wave are a Chicago trio who play insanely catchy punk rock.
Feb
13
Sat
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
WORLD BE FREE
GIVE
COLD STARE • METH BREATH
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Feb
14
Sun
8:00 PM
THE ROARING 420s
LUCID SEASON
SUBTROPICS
Dresden's The Roaring 420s are the latest incarnation of a young Lou Reed backed up by the Charles Manson-era Beach Boys with occasional sitar added…
Feb
16
Tue
8:30 PM
THE OUTER VIBE
THE FRIENDS
Building on Michigan’s storied rock and pop legacy, The Outer Vibe has long pushed the envelope for live performances with its ultra-animated stagecraft, audience-involving antics, infectious beats and never-ending supply of resplendent stagewear.
Feb
17
Wed
8:30 PM
SHARKMUFFIN
SOFT LIONS
BIG BLOOM • LUCKY KEITH
"Sharkmuffin are either the most glam garage band around, or the grungiest glam band around." –NPR
Feb
18
Thu
8:30 PM
DIG THE KID
LUCIA
Originally from Oakland, CA, Dig The Kid have been based in LA for the last year now. They recently recorded the end credit song on Point Break: “Still Breathing”
Feb
19
Fri
8:30 PM
SAM OUTLAW
WHITNEY ROSE
NENA ANDERSON
Sam Morgan, better known as Sam Outlaw, is a country music singer-songwriter. Outlaw calls his music "SoCal country". It is country music with a Southern California spirit.
Feb
19
Fri
8:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Music Box SD 
DANCE YOURSELF CLEAN
– An Indie-Pop Dance Party –
@ MUSIC BOX SD (1337 India St.) –– 18+
Feb
20
Sat
6:00 PM
Early Show [6pm] @ Soda Bar 
GRIFFIN HOUSE
SEAN MCCONNELL
Nashville based singer/songwriter Griffin House has a new album, “so on and so forth” coming out March 4th.
Feb
20
Sat
9:00 PM
Late Show [9pm] @ Soda Bar 
DENT MAY
CHILL PILL
PONY DEATH RIDE
The return of LA based via Mississippi psych-popper, Dent May.
Feb
21
Sun
8:00 PM
INSPIRED & THE SLEEP
MOTHLIGHT
NITE LAPSE
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Feb
22
Mon
8:00 PM
RINGO DEATHSTARR
FUTURE DEATH
EXPERT ALTERATIONS • SMOKE SCREENS
Ringo Deathstarr is an alternative rock band from Austin, Texas, which channels such diverse influences as Fugazi, The Cure, The Smiths, My Bloody Valentine, and The Velvet Underground.
Feb
23
Tue
8:30 PM
WOODRUFF
APRIL
MARIEL
support local music.
Feb
24
Wed
8:30 PM
BEACON
NATASHA KMETO
Welcome to the world of Brooklyn duo Beacon, who explore the dark side of the sweet melody with a sound that’s as seductive as it is subtly discomfiting.
Feb
25
Thu
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
DRIVE LIKE JEHU
SYSTEMS OFFICER
CRUZ RADICAL
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Feb
25
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Lamppost Warehouse 
STATE CHAMPS
NECK DEEP
KNUCKLE PUCK • LIKE PACIFIC
@ LAMPPOST WAREHOUSE (5444 Napa St.) –– ALL AGES
Feb
25
Thu
8:30 PM
Rise of Wakaan Tour @ Soda Bar 
LIQUID STRANGER
SPACE JESUS
AU5
Martin Stääf, aka Liquid Stranger, is a Swedish-born electronic musician, described by Generation Bass as "the epitome of Transnational Dubstep covering everything from Latin, Asian, Eastern European and Jamaican Dancehall dubs."
Feb
25
Thu
8:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Merrow 
ADVANCE BASE
BOUQUET
@ THE MERROW (1271 University Ave.) –– 21+
Feb
25
Thu
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Til-Two Club 
CALABRESE
THE BLACKJACKITS
JASONXVOORHEES
@ TIL-TWO CLUB (4746 El Cajon Blvd.) –– 21+
Feb
26
Fri
8:30 PM
A STATIC LULLABY
IDLEHANDS
THE CALEFACTION
ASL will be playing “…And Don’t Forget To Breathe” in it’s entirety!
Feb
27
Sat
8:30 PM
GLASS SPELLS
SOME KIND OF LIZARD
Indie-Dance punk from California!
Feb
28
Sun
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
ARMORS
THE GLOOMIES
KID CADAVER
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Feb
28
Sun
8:30 PM
DIRTY RIVER BOYS
THE O’S
THE LIQUORSMITHS
Hailing from El Paso, The Dirty River Boys are quintessentially Texas; A bit rough around the edges but full of heart.
Feb
29
Mon
8:30 PM
ERA TROIKA
LOS SHADOWS
LUNA SKIES
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Mar
01
Tue
8:30 PM
DoSD Presents 
BANTA
+ guests
Banta is an indie-pop sextet based in Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles –– Click to RSVP!
FREE w/ RSVP
Mar
02
Wed
8:30 PM
PROTOMARTYR
CHASTITY BELT
OCTAGRAPE
Protomartyr's third album ‘The Agent Intellect’ is out now via Hardly Art!
Mar
02
Wed
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Til-Two Club 
BATTALION OF SAINTS
PHOBIA
NOMADS • AD SEG
@ TIL-TWO CLUB (4746 El Cajon Blvd.) –– 21+
Mar
03
Thu
8:30 PM
DIRTY DISHES
VERSUS THE WORLD
“There's a lot of shitty indie rock out there, and so hearing Dirty Dishes' new album, Guilty, feels like being locked inside a cellar for weeks and suddenly finding a Snickers.” - VICE
Mar
03
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + Casbah Presents @ The Irenic 
WAXAHATCHEE
BRIANA MARELA
GLOBELAMP
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
04
Fri
8:30 PM
XIXA
CUMBIA MACHIN
Tucson’s mystical psychedelic-cumbia-rock band XIXA has a new album ‘Bloodline’ due early February 2016.
Mar
05
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
ELIOT SUMNER
+ guests
The daughter of Sting and former I Blame Coco vocalist crafts electro-pop synth rock that recalls Robyn, La Roux, and the Killers.
Mar
05
Sat
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ House Of Blues 
FROM INDIAN LAKES
SOREN BRYCE
@ HOUSE OF BLUES (1055 5th Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
06
Sun
8:00 PM
SIMO
THE GLORIOUS SONS
HOT DAMN SEXTET
SIMO is an American rock band formed in 2010. The group is notable for having virtuoso guitarist JD Simo as the centerpiece and namesake.
Mar
07
Mon
8:30 PM
JUICE BOX
BOMB SQUAD
OBTUSE GOOSE
support local music!
Mar
08
Tue
8:30 PM
LE1F
JUNGLEPUSSY
Khalif Diouf, known by his stage name Le1f, is an American rapper and producer from New York City. He runs the hip hop label Camp & Street, a subsidiary of Greedhead Music.
Mar
09
Wed
8:30 PM
SO MUCH LIGHT
OSHWA
CLOUDSIDE
It only takes one play of Idiot Soul for Damien Verrett — the 24-year-old singer/songwriter behind So Much Light — to engulf and captivate the listener.
Mar
10
Thu
8:30 PM
DZ DEATHRAYS
+ guests
Mar
11
Fri
8:30 PM
THE MAJOR MINUS
SOCIAL CLUB
NED AND THE DIRT
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Mar
12
Sat
6:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Lamppost Warehouse 
I SEE STARS
CHUNK NO CAPTAIN CHUNK
GET SCARED • PALAYE ROYALE • THE WHITE NOISE
@ LAMPPOST WAREHOUSE (5444 Napa St.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
12
Sat
7:00 PM
Casbah Presents @ House Of Blues 
KALEO
firekid
@ HOUSE OF BLUES (1055 5th Ave.) –– ALL AGES –– Due to popular demand, the Kaleo 3/12 show will be moved to House of Blues, San Diego. Soda Bar tickets will be honored at the door.
Mar
12
Sat
6:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
SLAVES
CAPTURE THE CROWN
MYKA RELOCATE • OUTLINE IN COLOR • CONQUER DIVIDE
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
13
Sun
8:30 PM
SHAWN JAMES & THE SHAPESHIFTERS
ROBERT JON & THE WRECK
Shawn James & The Shapeshifters are a 5 piece rock band from Fayetteville, AR.
Mar
13
Sun
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Til-Two Club 
CULTURE ABUSE
STRANGE WILDS
@ TIL-TWO CLUB (4746 El Cajon Blvd.) –– 21+
Mar
15
Tue
8:30 PM
THE LOWER 48
THE WIND PLAYING TRICKS
Portland’s former indie folk trio The Lower 48 have grown into a full-fledged rock band!
Mar
16
Wed
8:30 PM
THE FRESH BRUNETTES
THE END
LOS SHADOWS
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Mar
17
Thu
8:30 PM
THE BAD VIBES
+ guests
support local music!
Mar
18
Fri
8:30 PM
FLEETMAC WOOD
– Remix Dance Party Dedicated to Fleetwood Mac –
Fleetmac Wood is a lovingly curated re-edit project and party from London via LA, dedicated to the music of one of the greatest bands of our time.
Mar
18
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
THE SMITH STREET BAND
HARD GIRLS
DINERS
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr. UCSD) –– ALL AGES
Mar
19
Sat
8:00 PM
POUR HABIT
SKIPJACK
MARGATE • SOMATIC • NO SKILL REQUIRED
Pour Habit is a punk rock band from Long Beach, California, USA. Their first demo CD, "WTF!?" is long out of print. In 2007, the band released its breakthrough album, “Suiticide”.
Mar
19
Sat
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
A GREAT BIG WORLD
GENEVIEVE
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
19
Sat
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Hideout 
QUILT
MILD HIGH CLUB
@ THE HIDEOUT (3519 El Cajon Blvd.) –– 21+
Mar
20
Sun
8:30 PM
DWARVES
THE QUEERS
THE STALINS OF SOUND
It's a co-headliner with the kings of punk rock, Dwarves & The Queers !!!
Mar
22
Tue
8:30 PM
PAINTED ZEROS
IZZY TRUE
Both bands are on Don Giovanni Records!
Mar
23
Wed
8:30 PM
YUCK
BIG THIEF
Yuck are a rock band that originated in London, England. The band features Max Bloom, who formerly played in the band Cajun Dance Party along with former 'Yuck' member Daniel Blumberg.
Mar
24
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
FAT WHITE FAMILY
GATEWAY DRUGS
Scuzzy rock & roll-inspired post punk with a socialist edge from south London recalling the likes of the Fall, Butthole Surfers, and the Birthday Party.
Mar
24
Thu
6:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Lamppost Warehouse 
CITIZEN
TURNOVER
SORORITY NOISE • MILK TEETH
@ LAMPPOST WAREHOUSE (5444 Napa St.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
25
Fri
9:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Whistle Stop Bar 
TEEN
+ guests
@ WHISTLE STOP BAR (2236 Fern St.) –– 21+
FREE
Mar
25
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
SUNFLOWER BEAN
WEAVES
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
25
Fri
8:30 PM
PRINCE RAMA
+ guests
Prince Rama is a two-piece "now age" psych-dance band based in Brooklyn, New York. Founded by sisters Taraka Larson and Nimai Larson.
Mar
26
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
HEY MARSEILLES
HIBOU
Hey Marseilles is an Indie folk and Chamber Pop band from Seattle, Washington. Their music is a mix of folk and classical instruments.
Mar
28
Mon
7:30 PM
KAWEHI
+ guests
One-woman band with all the nuances and delivery of a dozen musicians at once.
Mar
28
Mon
5:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
MY DIGITAL ESCAPE
BRYAN STARS • JOHNNIE GUILBERT
JORDAN SWEETO • SOUNDS LIKE HARMONY
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Mar
29
Tue
8:30 PM
NIGHT BEATS
+ guests
Night Beats play pure psychedelic R&B music that spikes the punch and drowns your third eye in sonic waves of colour.
Mar
30
Wed
8:30 PM
SONGHOY BLUES
+ guests
Songhoy Blues is a desert blues music group from Timbuktu, Mali. The band was formed in Bamako after they were forced to leave their homes during the civil conflict and the imposition of Sharia Law.
Mar
30
Wed
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Music Box SD 
QUANTIC (live)
XENIA RUBINOS
@ MUSIC BOX SD (1337 India St.) –– 18+
Mar
31
Thu
8:30 PM
WEATHERBOX
PRAWN
ENEMIES
Super killer tour featuring Topshelf Records bands!
Apr
01
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café Collective 
ALEX G
PORCHES
YOUR FRIEND
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr. UCSD) –– ALL AGES
Apr
02
Sat
8:30 PM
MOTHERS
SEGO
Athens, GA four-piece are getting ready to release their debut record ‘When You Walk A Long Distance You Are Tired’, which is slated on 2/26 via Grand Jury in the US and Wichita in the UK.
Apr
03
Sun
8:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Merrow 
EAST CAMERON FOLKCORE
+ guests
@ THE MERROW (1271 University Ave.) –– 21+
Apr
03
Sun
5:00 PM
Matinee Show [3pm] @ Soda Bar  
SLOW DEATH
OLD VICES
WESTERN SETTINGS
Matinee show presented by Fast Crowd Records!
Apr
03
Sun
6:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
INTO IT. OVER IT. + THE WORLD IS A BEAUTIFUL PLACE & I AM NO LONGER AFRAID TO DIE
THE SIDEKICKS
PINEGROVE
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Apr
04
Mon
8:30 PM
THE CORY WILKINS BAND
+ guests
Cory Wilkins is an outlaw riff country act based out of East County, San Diego.
Apr
05
Tue
8:30 PM
XO
CHANNEL
TEENAGE WRIST
XO is Joseph Assef, Parker Case, Jake Turner and Jeff Turner. Debut full-length album was released in Feb 2014 via Equal Vision.
Apr
06
Wed
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Lamppost Warehouse 
BASEMENT
TURNSTILE
DEFEATER • COLLEEN GREEN
@ LAMPPOST WAREHOUSE (5444 Napa St.) –– ALL AGES
Apr
07
Thu
8:30 PM
ACID DAD
+ guests
Acid Dad is a psych-punk act from NYC.
Apr
08
Fri
8:30 PM
HAYSEED DIXIE
+ guests
Hayseed Dixie is an American band which began in 2001 with the release of their first album, A Hillbilly Tribute to AC/DC.
Apr
09
Sat
8:30 PM
GRIZZLY BUSINESS
THE MONDEGREENS
Grizzly Business is an indie rock band from San Diego, CA whose style has drawn buzz-worthy comparisons such as The Killers & The Strokes...
Apr
10
Sun
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
OPERATORS
+ guests
Dan Boeckner of Wolf Parade's new band.
Apr
11
Mon
8:30 PM
TOUGH AGE
+ guests
Tough Age is a scuzz-rock band based in Vancouver!
Apr
12
Tue
8:30 PM
DIARRHEA PLANET
MUSIC BAND
Diarrhea Planet is a six-piece rock and roll band from Nashville, TN
Apr
13
Wed
8:30 PM
PATRICK SWEANY
+ guests
Patrick Sweany is a blues-rock musician from Massillon, OH.
Apr
15
Fri
6:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
THE SUMMER SET
+ guests
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Apr
15
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
FRANKIE COSMOS
ESKIMEAUX
ANNA MCCLELLAN
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Apr
17
Sun
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE
MOUNDS
JOY
Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O. (and subsequent offshoots) is a Japanese psychedelic band, the core of which formed in 1995.
Apr
23
Sat
8:30 PM
BLACK SABBITCH
GAYC/DC
Ozzy Era Black Sabbath done with incredible authenticity by amazingly talented women.
May
03
Tue
8:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Merrow 
QUIET LIFE
+ guests
@ THE MERROW (1271 University Ave.) –– 21+
May
03
Tue
8:30 PM
KID CONGO POWERS & THE PINK MONKEY BIRDS
+ guests
Kid Congo Powers is the stage name of Brian Tristan, an American rock guitarist and singer, best known as a member of The Gun Club, The Cramps and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.
May
08
Sun
7:30 PM
Slabratory Presents 
A WILHELM SCREAM
IMPLANTS • HEARTSOUNDS
CASTOFF • OUT TO LUNCH
A Wilhelm Scream is a melodic hardcore band from New Bedford, MA in 1999. Many people have referenced Strung Out, Hot Water Music, Propagandhi, and Strike Anywhere as the band's similar artists.
May
18
Wed
8:30 PM
KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD
+ guests
Aussie psych freaks KING GIZZARD return to Soda Bar!!!
May
26
Thu
8:30 PM
ANTI-NOWHERE LEAGUE
CHRIST KILLER
SCULPINS
Controversial second-wave punk band Anti-Nowhere League survived the chaotic Oi! scene to become British punk godfathers.
Jun
05
Sun
8:00 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
ERIC BACHMANN
+ guests
Eric Bachmann has reinvented himself several times in the last quarter-century: After breaking through in the '90s, with the jagged, sneering indie rock of Archers Of Loaf — and releasing an album of rock instrumentals as Barry Black — Bachmann took on the name Crooked Fingers, which he's used for solo works, experiments and full-band explorations.
Jun
10
Fri
8:30 PM
AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE
MOTOGRATER
American Head Charge is a heavy metal band from Minneapolis, MN
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