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LIVE MUSIC – Judas Priestess to rock Brick by Brick
The Smiths never had a hit record in the U.S., splitting in the mid-1980s, but you’d never know from their fervent fans or the amount of tribute bands making the rounds in their honor. One of the b...
Jan 24, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must Hear: Willie Nelson tribute band, The Red Headed Strangers
There are few names in country music as big as Willie Nelson, so it’s no surprise that several tribute acts have emerged to pay homage to his songs. One of the area’s best, The Red Headed Strangers...
Jan 23, 2020 | 4 4 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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With anti-Semitism on the rise, the stories of Holocaust survivors become more important
On Dec. 28, I had the honor of attending a birthday party for Rose Schindler, a 90-year-old friend, hosted by her remarkable family and community. A birthday at 90 is extraordinary in itself, but s...
Jan 23, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New mural by UC San Diego professor installed on Girard Avenue
While taking a walk around the streets of La Jolla, you’ve might have seen the many murals displayed on the sides of buildings or tucked away in quaint corners. While driving into La Jolla on Torre...
Jan 22, 2020 | 3 3 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local filmmaker Theo Davies discusses “Wish Man”
Theo Davies is the writer-director-producer of the biopic film “Wish Man” which recounts the profound life of Frank Shankwitz, creator of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Jan 22, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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The joys and complications of childhood
Working on a script that is open to interpretation gives directors the freedom to put their own stamp on the material. Director Lisa Berger has been given this opportunity for Moxie Theatre’s produ...
Jan 21, 2020 | 2 2 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Times Courier Ongoing Events
Constructed Mythologies: Luis González Palma’ Through Jan. 26 “ Constructed Mythologies: Luis González Palma” celebrates this prolific and influential Latin American artist, who is well known for a...
Jan 20, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tamale fundraiser at Surf Side Deli helps families in need
A Point Loma restaurateur hosted his first-ever tamale fundraiser over the holidays benefiting two local needy families. “We have had a lot of fundraisers here to help different organizations,” sai...
Jan 18, 2020 | 2 2 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Shanghais R&B dance party at Tio Leo’s
Numerous new bands have emerged over the past year in San Diego, but few have the pedigree of The Shanghais R&B. As the name implies, the band specializes in gritty roadhouse rhythm and blues, with...
Jan 17, 2020 | 2 2 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Noted ocean engineer to speak on early Scripps’ expeditions
San Diego ocean engineer Kevin Hardy is just a big kid. He’s like Tom Hanks in the 1988 blockbuster “Big,” but with precision depth recorders and deep ocean cameras and robots for toys. La Playa Tr...
Jan 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women’s Museum of California appoints interim director
The Board of Trustees of the Women’s Museum of California announced the appointment of veteran arts leader Felicia W. Shaw as interim executive director, effective Jan. 1. “Felicia’s appointment co...
Jan 15, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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About 185 boats to be exhibited at San Diego Sunroad Boat Show
This year's 11th annual San Diego Sunroad Boat Show returns to Harbor Island, Jan. 23-26, with about 185 boats of all sizes on display on both land and water. Now the largest on the West Coast, the...
Jan 14, 2020 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIVE MUSIC – Good vibes and irresistible rhythms with Maíz at 710 Beach Club
The 710 Beach Club will be an instant dance party on Jan. 10, from the moment Maíz hits the stage. The band performs funky Latin reggae tunes, mixing socially conscious words, good vibes, and irres...
Jan 10, 2020 | 2 2 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beach music festival helps ‘Springboard’ bands into spotlight
While it’s true that the main part of a musician’s life is playing music, there is much more to making a career in the field. From bookings to PR, management to copyrights, there is a lot for the u...
Jan 04, 2020 | 48 48 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top 10 library book and movie checkouts of 2019 in San Diego
The beginning of the new year is the perfect time to set some reading goals for the months ahead! San Diego County Library has released its top 10 checkout list for 2019. Get some inspiration for y...
Jan 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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