GYM STANDARD x SODA
Mar
01
Sun
8:00 PM
EMPIRES
THE SINCLAIRS
FUTURE AGE
Empires have emerged from the deep freeze of Chicago with a collection of tunes imbued with a thick-skinned Midwestern charm.
Mar
02
Mon
8:30 PM
NO JOY
HEAVY HAWAII
SCRUFFLES
With their strong second full-length Wait to Pleasure, Montreal trio No Joy transcended the faithful shoegaze revivalism of their 2010 debut Ghost Blonde and follow-up EP Negaverse by yanking melodies out of their thick, fuzzy guitar stew and operating with previously unforeseen refinement and clarity. –Pitchfork
Mar
03
Tue
8:00 PM
PETE RG
LA CERCA
ROSEWOOD & RYE
Los Angeles based singer-songwriter Pete RG will release his new EP, 'Lightning Strikes', on February 10th.
Mar
04
Wed
8:00 PM
DECKER.
TAKEN BY CANADIANS
NORTHERN YOUTH • BAD & THE UGLY
Sedona, AZ based songwriter Decker. is back with a new folk/gospel/rock inspired album 'PATSY', out Feb 17 2015.
Mar
05
Thu
8:30 PM
TWEAK BIRD
GHETTO BLASTER
KIDS IN HEAT
Tweak Bird is two brothers in LA from Southern Illinois who just love to turn up and jam.
Mar
06
Fri
8:30 PM
HOT NERDS (CD Release)
QUI
VICTIS • DJ MIKE DELGADO
Hot Nerds 'Strategically Placed Bananas' Record Release Party!!!
Mar
07
Sat
9:00 PM
VIET CONG
FREAK HEAT WAVES
DJ CRAIG OLIVER
Viet Cong features members of the much-missed art-rock band Women.
Mar
08
Sun
7:30 PM
BETA LION
THE MOST BEST
SEASONS • MARIEL
Beta Lion is a band of brothers, cousins, and best friends based in San Diego. New EP "Written In Sand" out now!
Mar
09
Mon
8:00 PM
BLACK PUSSY
LOOM
RED WIZARD
Black Pussy's heavy, bluesy sound and clear influences of Kyuss, Hendrix and The Who have found a niche in the ever-growing, global stoner-rock movement.
Mar
10
Tue
8:00 PM
HEY ROSETTA!
THE VERIGOLDS
ADULT FILMS (members of Inspired & the Sleep)
Hey Rosetta! return with their fourth studio album, 'Second Sight', on Jan 27th!
Mar
11
Wed
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents 
ELECTRIC SIX
AVAN LAVA
Electric Six is a six-piece band from Detroit, MI.
Mar
12
Thu
8:30 PM
SINGLE MOTHERS
THE DIRTY NIL
SCUFFS
Ontario's Single Mothers debut album "Negative Qualities" is out NOW.
Mar
12
Thu
6:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Stronghold 
COMEBACK KID
NO BRAGGING RIGHTS
THE GREENERY • LIFE FOR A LIFE
@: The Stronghold (1835 Main St.). ALL AGES.
Mar
13
Fri
9:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Seven Grand Whiskey Bar 
JARED & THE MILL
SONGS FOR PEOPLE
@: Seven Grand Whiskey Bar (3054 University Ave). 21+
FREE
Mar
13
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Irenic 
KEVIN DEVINE & THE GODDAMN BAND
DADS
FIELD MOUSE
@: THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave). ALL AGES
Mar
13
Fri
8:30 PM
THE VELVET TEEN
SLOW BIRD
NICELY
Since its inception in late 1999, The Velvet Teen has traveled the world and challenged the very concept of genre with its eclectic and at times schizophrenic appeal.
Mar
14
Sat
9:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Seven Grand  
QUIET LIFE
+ special guests
@: SEVEN GRAND (3054 University Ave). 21+
FREE
Mar
14
Sat
8:30 PM
WAND
WALTER TV
GOOCH PALMS • DEATH VALLEY GIRLS
Los Angeles band WAND debut album, 'Ganglion Reef' was released last year via Ty Segall's God? imprint. The band's new album, "Golem' to be released Mar 17 2015 via In the Red Records.
Mar
14
Sat
8:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Tower Bar 
NAOMI PUNK
PC WORSHIP
SUBTROPICS • MALL WALK
@: The Tower Bar (4757 University Ave). 21+
Mar
15
Sun
8:30 PM
DENT MAY
TOWER
CITRUS & KATIE
A stylistic chameleon, Dent’s recordings echo folk, disco, R&B, psychedelia, country-western, soul, and funk sounds of the past, present, and future.
Mar
16
Mon
8:00 PM
YOTAM BEN-HORIN (Useless ID)
BRIAN WAHLSTROM
NOEL JORDAN • DEAD FRETS
Yotam Ben-Horin is the frontman of Useless ID!
Mar
17
Tue
8:00 PM
BADABING
NEBULA DRAG
HOT MUSTARD • KITTY PLAGUE
support local music.
Mar
18
Wed
8:30 PM
UNION 13
INFIRMITIES
DFMK
Union 13 is a hardcore punk band from Boyle Heights, California, which began playing backyard parties in the early nineties.
Mar
19
Thu
8:30 PM
SAVIOURS
ARCHONS
CHRIST KILLER
Oakland, CA metal outfit Saviours returns to Soda Bar!!
Mar
20
Fri
8:30 PM
MOON HOOCH
DR. SEAHORSE
BAKKUDA
Moon Hooch is back again!!! –– A trio composed of two horn players and a drummer, Moon Hooch got its start instigating impromptu dance parties in New York subway stations.
Mar
21
Sat
8:00 PM
San Diego Experimental Guitar Show 2015 
MICHAEL CRAIN
JOILEAH CONCEPCION • ALL THE PRETTY HORSES
STEVE FLATO • HIRSCH THE MACHINE HIRSCH
Stay Strange Presents –– 6th Annual SD Experimental Guitar Show!
Mar
22
Sun
7:30 PM
IDLEHANDS
GHOST PARADE
BELLE NOIRE • THE CALEFACTION
San Diego, CA’s Idlehands is signed to Headphone Music, an Equal Vision Records imprint record label.
Mar
23
Mon
8:00 PM
BLACK RIVERS
SUNDROP ELECTRIC
SPEAKER IN REVERSE
Black Rivers, the new band from Jez & Andy Williams is two thirds of English indie rock band, Doves.
Mar
24
Tue
8:30 PM
QUANTIC
DJ VADIM
TAURUS AUTHORITY
Quantic AKA Will Holland: Musician, Producer & Music Selector heralding from Worcestershire. Currently beat making and tape splicing in the tropics of Colombia, South America.
Mar
25
Wed
9:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Seven Grand 
WHITEHORSE
THE WET SECRETS
@: Seven Grand (3054 University Ave). 21+
FREE
Mar
25
Wed
8:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Tower Bar 
SHEER MAG
DICTATOR
THE BURDENS
@: The Tower Bar (4757 University Ave). 21+
Mar
25
Wed
7:00 PM
BURGER/PANACHE SXSW CARAVAN OF STARS TOUR 
LA LUZ
MEATBODIES
MICHAEL RAULT • WAX WITCHES • WILL SPROTT
The BURGERAMA Tour hits Soda Bar on its way back from SXSW!
Mar
26
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents 
JEFF THE BROTHERHOOD
BULLY
ROXY JONES
JEFF the Brotherhood's 'Wasted On The Dream' is available to preorder at jeffthebrotherhood.com. JTB's new album will be released March 10th.
Mar
27
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ HOB Voodoo Room 
SWIMMERS (fka EMILY'S ARMY)
DOG PARTY
KIDS • IN VIRIDIAN
@ House of Blues Voodoo Room (1055 5th Ave). ALL AGES.
Mar
27
Fri
8:30 PM
THE COATHANGERS
SEX STAINS
SANDYCHEEKS
The Coathangers are an alternative rock band from Atlanta. March 2014 saw the release of the band's fourth full length album entitled Suck My Shirt, via Suicide Squeeze Records.
Mar
28
Sat
8:30 PM
BLOCKHEAD
ARMS AND SLEEPERS
9 THEORY
Tony Simon, a/k/a Blockhead, has been making and releasing utterly distinctive, funky and emotive music for the last two decades.
Mar
29
Sun
8:00 PM
91X Presents 
HINDS (fka DEERS)
MUSCLE BEECH
GEYSER HOUSE
This all-female Spanish band capture the sound and spirit of C86 via Spector and the Velvets.
Mar
30
Mon
8:00 PM
PILE
YAZAN
MARIEL • QUALI
Boston quartet Pile plays jagged, wildly energetic noise-punk that seems to have sprung from the same family tree as Metz and Future Of The Left.
Mar
31
Tue
6:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Irenic 
HAVE MERCY
WEATHERBOX
YOU ME AND EVERYONE WE KNOW • HEAD NORTH
@: THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave). ALL AGES
Mar
31
Tue
8:30 PM
CESCHI
TOMMY V
JOSE OYOLA • OMNI
Fake Four Inc. tour!