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wimps – The Soda Bar, San Diego -June 29, 2016

Ratner presents a bemused outlook as she lays down her riffs and spare, surf-inspired leads; Nyce can barely control himself from bounding all over the small corner stage. Meanwhile Ramm is back on the drums, looking amused … Continue reading

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Tacocat – The Soda Bar, San Diego – July 20, 2016

it’s clear that Tacocat, a 4-piece punk/pop/surf band from Seattle, are not writing songs for me (a 56-year-old man who still likes early Blue Oyster Cult). Continue reading

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wimps open for Katie Von Schleicher at the Soda Bar

I was 21 years old when MTV started back in 1981 and it was pretty awesome back then. Before that all we got was Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert and Burt Sugarman’s Midnight Special. Those were great shows but only filled … Continue reading

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Katie Von Schleicher, wimps + Gravyyard play the Soda Bar

I know everyone is wondering, “what show should I go to Wednesday night this week – there’s no one playing that I’ve heard of…” The answer is easy – get to the Soda Bar to see Katie Von Schleicher,wimps and … Continue reading

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The Big Pink + Sundrop Electric – Soda Bar, San Diego 4/20/16

[click on pics for larger versions – photos above by @happyplacemedia] I’ve got to admit, I had this Big Pink show on my calendar for some time, but as it approached I wasn’t sure if I would make it. I really … Continue reading

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Soft Lions – The Soda Bar – 03/17/16

San Diego’s Soft Lions closed the show out on St. Patrick’s day last night at the Soda Bar. Continue reading

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The Bad Vibes – Soda Bar, San Diego – 3/17/16

I didn’t know much about The Bad Vibes before this show but I plan to rectify that soon. This San Diego quintet just killed it on the small Soda Bar stage!  They played a hard rocking bluesy set that covered a lot … Continue reading

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