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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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Discovered Seuss manuscript to be published July 28
A new Dr. Seuss book will be published later this year from an original manuscript and accompanying sketches discovered in the La Jolla home of the famed author and illustrator. Random House and th...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keiko Matsui returns to Humphrey’s Backstage Live
Smooth jazz keyboardist Keiko Matsui returns to San Diego for a performance at Humphrey’s Backstage Live on Feb. 14. Matsui hasn’t released an album since Soul Quest in 2013, but throughout the doz...
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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 | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
The Kona Kai Resort is quickly gaining a reputation as the place to catch acoustic music in San Diego. With its beautiful setting right on the water and great, friendly atmosphere and lively perfor...
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must Hear
Whitney Shay is an impressive talent. Whether she’s belting out a standard, blues classic, soul groover or jazzy dance number, her voice and stage presence are formidable. One of the area’s hardest...
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
Country and rock crooner Sara Petite performs at Humphreys Backstage Live on Oct. 5. Backed by an excellent band, Petite is the real deal, blessed with an evocative voice and a lineup of great orig...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must Hear
A set from bluesman Robin Henkel is nothing less than a fun time. A manic performer, he involves his audience through storytelling, jokes and a performing style that’s as over the top as it is ende...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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With solid ties to PB, transplanted Scotsman marks San Diego as ‘home’
When Colin Clyne left his native Scotland in 2003 to follow the love of his life to sunny San Diego, he had no way of knowing all the changes the next decade would bring. He dreamed of being a musi...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Music
It’s tough being the offspring of big stars. The expectations can be overwhelming However, Louise Goffin, who appears at Dizzy’s on Sept. 18, has managed to avoid this, carving out a low-key but vi...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legendary flautist Weisberg eases back into limelight, slates set at Dizzy’s
Although Tim Weisberg is considered one of the greatest contemporary jazz-fusion flute players of all time, his music is actually much more expansive than that, taking in elements of pop, rock and ...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIVE MUSIC
It’s a long-overdue honor, but one of San Diego’s living legends, bluesman Tomcat Courtney, will be bestowed the Lifetime Achievement Award on Oct. 6 at this year’s San Diego Music Awards. Courtney...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must See
Recent turbulent weather that triggered rounds of lightning and heavy rains — posing possible safety issues for music lovers — has prompted the rescheduling of some shows previously slated in the f...
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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