Aug
01
Fri
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents 
THE COATHANGERS
WHITE FANG
THE NATIVES
The Coathangers’ fourth full-length "Suck My Shirt" is out now via Suicide Squeeze!
Aug
02
Sat
8:30 PM
MINIATURE TIGERS
THE GRISWOLDS
FINISH TICKET
New album "Cruel Runnings" hits stores June 17th!
Aug
03
Sun
8:30 PM
DAVID KILGOUR & THE HEAVY EIGHTS
THE SHIFTING SANDS
"End Times Undone" is the new album by The Clean co-founder David Kilgour & the Heavy Eights, due August 5 via Merge Records!
Aug
04
Mon
8:30 PM
BONNIE MONTGOMERY
ERIKA DAVIES
REY AND DAVIES
Arkansas born and bred Bonnie Montgomery is a classically trained composer and opera singer by day and country queen by night.
Aug
05
Tue
8:30 PM
DIKEMBE
NICELY
***Unfortunately, Weatherbox has canceled due to a medical emergency. Tickets are being refunded via Front Gate Tickets. The show will go on with Dikembe and Nicely. Sorry for any inconvenience.***
Aug
06
Wed
8:30 PM
NEW MADRID
SWIMM
MOONPOOL
Southern indie rock band New Madrid's new album 'Sunswimmer' is out now!
Aug
07
Thu
8:30 PM
BARBARIAN
OLIVER TROLLEY
HOBIE GIVENS
Local boys, Barbarian have a new record coming out soon...
Aug
08
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Ché Café Collective 
THE SIDEKICKS
DOWSING
SUNDIALS • GROMS
@: Ché Café Collective (1000 Scholars Dr. La Jolla, CA). ALL AGES.
Aug
08
Fri
8:30 PM
THE CHOP TOPS
THE STRIKERS
THE GORE HORSEMEN
The Chop Tops are a rockabilly trio from Santa Cruz, CA.
Aug
09
Sat
8:30 PM
DRENGE
WAX WITCHES
GLASMUS
Hailing from the English village of Castleton, brothers Rory and Eoin Loveless formed Drenge.
Aug
10
Sun
8:30 PM
Sector9 Presents 
DIARRHEA PLANET
THOSE DARLINS
BUDDY BANTER
Co-headliner by two of Nashville's best rock & roll bands!
Aug
11
Mon
8:30 PM
STEVE GUNN
MATT KIVEL
SICK BALLOONS
Steve Gunn is a Brooklyn-based American singer-songwriter. Gunn was formerly a guitarist in Kurt Vile's backing band, The Violators.
Aug
12
Tue
8:30 PM
JOSH BERWANGER BAND
ARCHIE POWELL & THE EXPORTS
CARDBOARD PIONEERS
Josh Berwanger is going solo after his former emo/indie-rock band, The Anniversary officially called it quits in 2004.
Aug
13
Wed
8:30 PM
WE ARE FRIENDS
LANDIS
THE GREEN THING
We are Friends is an indie rock band from San Diego CA
Aug
14
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents 
BLACK KIDS
MISUN
IDYLL WILD
Jacksonville's indie-pop band Black Kids are back!
Aug
15
Fri
8:30 PM
Slic Entertainment Presents 
77 JEFFERSON
TRUE PRESS
IRIEALITY
Joel Castillo, Miles Brown, Justin Howard, Kyle Crouse and Richard Faught are the musicians who make up Kansas City's 77 Jefferson.
Aug
16
Sat
8:30 PM
Invisible Children Presents 
GOODNIGHT, TEXAS
THE BONES OF J.R. JONES
THE WHISKEY CIRCLE
Goodnight, Texas’ new album 'Uncle John Farquhar,' is due out August 5th!
Aug
16
Sat
8:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Kensington Club 
BEACH DAY
AMANDA X
SLEEPING GHOST • FUTURE AGE
@: Kensington Club (4079 Adams Ave. San Diego, CA). 21+
Aug
16
Sat
7:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Irenic 
THE SONICS
MRS. MAGICIAN
@: THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave). All Ages.
Aug
17
Sun
8:30 PM
Sector9 Presents 
MRS. MAGICIAN
VIV VATES
SUBTROPICS
...back again!
Aug
18
Mon
8:00 PM
DAVID RYAN HARRIS
TYLER LYLE
Tickets on-sale Fri July 11.
Aug
19
Tue
8:30 PM
DWNTWN
TRAVESURA
THE HUNT
DWNTWN is a Los Angeles based synth pop outfit.
Aug
20
Wed
8:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Casbah 
SYLVAN ESSO
DANA BUOY
@: The Casbah (2501 Kettner Blvd. San Diego, CA). 21+
Aug
20
Wed
8:30 PM
SIDEWALK CHALK
EUPHORIA BRASS BAND
POOL PARTY
With the release of its sophomore album, Leaves, Sidewalk Chalk continues to lead the contemporary evolution of hip-hop, soul, and jazz.
Aug
21
Thu
8:30 PM
MAD CADDIES
OCEANSIDE SOUND SYSTEM
WHISKEY AVENGERS
Mad Caddies are a ska punk band from Solvang, CA.
Aug
22
Fri
8:00 PM
Casbah Presents 
BENJAMIN BOOKER
LOW VOLTS
BADABING
Benjamin Booker is a young New Orleans based singer-­‐songwriter. He is influenced by The Gun Club, Blind Willie Johnson, and T. Rex.
Aug
23
Sat
8:30 PM
WHITEY MORGAN AND THE 78's
UGLY BOOGIE
Whitey Morgan and the 78's are honky tonk country band based in Flint, MI.
Aug
24
Sun
8:30 PM
MANDOLIN ORANGE
THE AMERICANS
LEXINGTON FIELD
Mandolin Orange is a traditional acoustic / electric duo from Chapel Hill, NC.
Aug
24
Sun
9:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Tower Bar 
CREEPOID
TENNIS SYSTEM
SCUFFS
@: The Tower Bar (4757 University Ave. San Diego, CA). 21+
Aug
25
Mon
8:30 PM
BRONCHO
LOW LITAS
FLAGGS
The Oklahoma City band Broncho crafts sing-along anthems that combine punk and garage-rock. You could make all the likely comparisons to punk bands of the ’70s.
Aug
25
Mon
7:00 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ The Irenic 
THE MURDER CITY DEVILS
CONSTANT LOVERS
COREY J. BREWER
@: THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave. San Diego, CA). ALL AGES.
Aug
26
Tue
8:30 PM
DELUKA
BLACK TANGO
TALK IN TONGUES
Deluka is an indie synth band based out of Los Angeles, CA.
Aug
28
Thu
6:30 PM
Soda Bar Presents @ Ché Café Collective 
DROPDEAD
FULL OF HELL
NOISEM • BUMBKLAAT • CRIME DESIRE
@: Ché Café Collective (1000 Scholars Dr. La Jolla, CA). ALL AGES.
Aug
28
Thu
7:00 PM
Awesome Fest 8 Pre-Fest Party! 
TOO MANY DAVES • T.V. MICROWAVE
BEHIND THE WAGON • DFMK • OKERLANDS • WARM SODA
THE WOLF • INTERNATIONAL DIPSHIT • HOMELESS SEXUALS • MACHO MACHO • SHALLOW CUTS
Warm-up party before the madness!
Aug
29
Fri
8:00 PM
Awesome Fest 8 
VARSITY DRAG • FRENCH EXIT
VENA CAVA • SPOKENEST
TOM GRRRL • DEAD BARS • YOUR PEST BAND
Awesome Fest 8 is a volunteer collaboration of six core organizers-all longtime members of the Southern California DIY punk community.
Aug
30
Sat
8:00 PM
Awesome Fest 8 
TOYS THAT KILL • THE BROKEDOWNS
RUMSPRINGER • MURMURS
PAGERIPPER • DRUNK DIAL • ACID FAST
Awesome Fest 8 is a volunteer collaboration of six core organizers-all longtime members of the Southern California DIY punk community.
Aug
31
Sun
8:00 PM
Awesome Fest 8 
LIPSTICK HOMICIDE • RATIONAL ANTHEM
UP FOR NOTHING • OLD FRIENDS
THE TURKLETONS • THE OKERLUNDS • THE BERTOS
Awesome Fest 8 is a volunteer collaboration of six core organizers-all longtime members of the Southern California DIY punk community.