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Pop breakthrough Billie Eilish will perform at the Open Air Theatre at SDSU on July 13.

A guide to San Diego’s summer concerts

by Kelly Kerrigan, Staff Writer // May 8, 2019

Summertime is right around the corner, and with that comes a lot of artists stopping by San Diego and the rest of Southern California on their big summer...

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Business sophomore Zach Brosi is featured on the Aztec Music Group album, contributing an acoustic song.

Aztec Music Group releases eclectic album

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Staff Writer // May 1, 2019

Aztec Music Group has a knack for bringing people together. Nowhere else at San Diego State allows space for such an eclectic collection of musicians and...

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British band Foals takes the stage at the Observatory

British band Foals takes the stage at the Observatory

by Spencer White, Staff Writer // April 10, 2019

British rock band Foals performed to a sold-out crowd at the Observatory on March 23 in support of its new album “Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost.”...

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Mt. Joy and Wilderado show potential at San Diego concert

Mt. Joy and Wilderado show potential at San Diego concert

by Kelly Kerrigan, Staff Writer // April 10, 2019

Wilderado and Mt. Joy concluded their tours on Sunday, April 7 at the Music Box in San Diego, with two raw authentic performances leaving the audience...

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Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst performing in San Diego on March 10.

Ten great songs already released this year

by Julianna Ress and Spencer White // March 13, 2019

In its third month, the music of 2019 is already a scattershot. New voices are finding their footing, old favorites are making admirable returns to form...

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Student musician extends talents to various genres, projects in local shows

Student musician extends talents to various genres, projects in local shows

by Stephan Early, Staff Writer // February 13, 2019

From deep, stirring tones to upbeat, surf-inspired sounds, San Diego State economics junior Matt Guadagno is expanding his sound by keeping himself busy...

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Thom Yorke performs first San Diego show in a decade

Thom Yorke performs first San Diego show in a decade

by Spencer White, Staff Writer // January 23, 2019

Thom Yorke’s Dec. 17 performance at the Observatory in North Park sold out instantly, and he did not disappoint his eager fans. Yorke, famous for...

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The 10 best songs of 2018

The 10 best songs of 2018

by Julianna Ress, Arts & Culture Editor // December 12, 2018

Perhaps it’s the turbulence and unrest in the world at large that made 2018 a particularly strange year in music. Releasing full-length, heavily promoted...

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Review: The 1975's third album captures a world online

Review: The 1975’s third album captures a world online

by Julianna Ress, Arts & Culture Editor // December 5, 2018

It’s been more than 20 years since the Gallagher brothers posed the question, “How many special people change?” on Oasis’s “Champagne Supernova,”...

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St. Lucia, The Night Game rock Observatory with nostalgic '80s flair

St. Lucia, The Night Game rock Observatory with nostalgic ’80s flair

by Lauren J. Mapp, Senior Staff Writer // November 28, 2018

Fans of ’80s-style synth and pop music looking for a new take on the tunes of the era should look no further than the Brooklyn-based St. Lucia. Fronted...

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Five essential books for music lovers

Five essential books for music lovers

by Kelly Kerrigan, Staff Writer // November 28, 2018

If you find yourself being a lover of all things music, one of the best ways to indulge in your obsession, beyond listening to artists and going to concerts,...

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Khruangbin blends genres during San Diego performance

Khruangbin blends genres during San Diego performance

by Spencer White, Staff Writer // November 16, 2018

Khruangbin delivered a fiery performance Nov. 10 at the Observatory in North Park. The trio from Houston, Texas that includes with Laura Lee on bass,...

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