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'Mad Men' inspired party at The Pearl in Point Loma
The Pearl Hotel in Point Loma is holding a no cover ’60s “Mad Men” inspired party 9 p.m. on Saturday April 4. “Mad Men” buffs may dress to impress for this swingin’ shindig – wearing suits, skinny ...
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREAK INTO SPRING EVENT AT THE OUTLETS AT THE BORDER: DO NOT MISS!
On a forecasted record-breaking heat day, Saturday, March 28, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., the newest outlets in San Ysidro will host the first annual Break into Spring Event, with surf, sun and sensati...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Catch cocktail jazz singer Wilson at Kona Kai
The Kona Kai Resort’s Acoustic Music Series presents what may be its strongest lineup yet on Sunday, March 29. Highlights for the free, all ages, event, include crooner David Patrone, Todo Mundo fr...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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New SD Opera chief tasked with finding patrons' niche
New San Diego leadership By now, the music lovers among us know that San Diego Opera has chosen a new general director, David Bennett. He hails from New York City, where he was executive director o...
Mar 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missy Anderson at Humphrey’s Backstage Live
Blues fans have much reason to rejoice these days. Clubs are full of such bands, festivals from Gator by the Bay to the Adams Avenue Street Fair spotlight the music and, best of all new artists are...
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sister Speak duo to perform at Kona Kai Resort
It’s no secret worldwide that San Diego has a particularly vibrant music community. As such, it comes as no surprise that many performers from around the globe have relocated here. Such is the case...
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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LEONARD NIMOY: 1931-2015
Leonard Nimoy, known for his iconic Vulcan character Mr. Spock on the original “Star Trek” television series and subsequent franchise films, died Feb. 27 in Bel-Air, Calif., his granddaughter Madel...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Benedetti Trio to pay tribute to George Harrison at Dizzy’s in PB
In memory of former Beatle and songwriter George Harrison’s birthday, on Feb. 27, Dizzy’s will host a performance by The Benedetti Trio, featuring guitar virtuoso Fred Benedetti, alongside his voca...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christina Perri performs midday concert in La Jolla
Atlantic recording artist Christina Perri performed a private concert at Westfield UTC in La Jolla on Feb. 18 for 120 fans in partnership with Jack FM radio and its VIP series. Perri is known for h...
Feb 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Valenzuela named music director at All Souls’ Episcopal Church
Acclaimed early music specialist Ruben Valenzuela will lead All Souls’ Episcopal Church, Point Loma, music program beginning Feb. 21. As director of music, Valenzuela will be All Souls’ organist an...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gifted guitarist Israel Maldonado’s jam session at Winston's
One of the most under-rated guitarists in San Diego, Israel Maldonado, performs at Winston’s on Feb. 19. Beginning at 6 p.m., he’ll host the venue’s weekly open jam session. Maldonado is a full-tim...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cirque du Soleil's Varekai set to take over Valley View Feb. 25
Varekai, Cirque du Soleil's latest touring show to visit San Diego, will debut at Point Loma's Valley View Casino Center (the former Sports Arena), 3500 Sports Arena Blvd., for seven performances b...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live ’n’ Local showcase a fun success at Kona Kai
The Kona Kai Resort may not be hosting many music-related events at the moment, but thanks to promoter Shawn Balch, their Sunday concert series, Live 'n' Local, continues to be one of the city’s be...
Jan 23, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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This hero may have already cast you in his latest book
“The Homeless Hero: a Novel,” award-winning author Lee Silber's 22nd book, is dedicated “to all those who have faced adversity and risen above it.” The nod may sound somewhat generic, but be assure...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildlife photographer Mangelsen has seen it all; now you can too
He's taken some four million photographs of animals in their natural states – and wildlife photographer Thomas Mangelsen’s new book, “The Last Great Wild Places,” is a compendium of the finest work...
Dec 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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