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Alkaline Trio ignite the House of Blues with punk rock

Alkaline Trio ignite the House of Blues with punk rock

by Spencer White, Staff Writer November 3, 2018

“Not only the sexiest crowd of the tour, but also the best crowd of the tour,” Alkaline Trio’s guitarist Matt Skiba said to the audience during the band’s Oct. 15 show at House of Blues. The...

Indie band Sure Sure to return to House of Blues

Indie band Sure Sure to return to House of Blues

by Spencer White, Staff Writer October 12, 2018

If there is one thing Sure Sure is absolutely positive about, it is that they are ready to play at San Diego’s House of Blues on Oct. 13. The show will be the band’s second appearance at the venue...

Panteón Rococó enciende el  House of Blues con su gira No Wall

Panteón Rococó enciende el House of Blues con su gira ‘No Wall’

by Marcela Camargo and Vladimir Salazar October 4, 2017

El 27 de septiembre, el grupo mexicano de ska, Panteón Rococó puso a bailar y cantar a cientos de personas en el House of Blues de San Diego como parte de su gira “No Wall”. Con 22 años de trayectoria...

Metric impresses with career-spanning set at House of Blues

Metric impresses with career-spanning set at House of Blues

by Lilly Glenister, Senior Staff Writer March 7, 2016

Metric didn’t break its promise to bring “extra” at its sold-out show on Thursday, Feb. 25. The Canadian indie-rock band packed the House of Blues San Diego for the second-night in a row and still...

Metric promises extra for its 2-night shows at the House of Blues

Metric promises extra for its 2-night shows at the House of Blues

by Lilly Glenister, Senior Staff Writer February 19, 2016

Canadian indie-rock band Metric is bringing its new headlining tour, I Can See the End, to San Diego on Wednesday, Feb. 24 and Thursday, Feb. 25 at the House of Blues. Sultry and synthy with a mesmerizing...

Ryn Weaver fills House of Blues with raw emotion

Ryn Weaver fills House of Blues with raw emotion

by Liliana Cervantes , Staff Writer November 9, 2015

Fans buzzed with excitement and anticipation for their favorite San Diego-based indie-pop singer and songwriter Ryn Weaver to return to her hometown stage Wednesday night on Nov. 4 at the House of Blues. Weaver...

Walk the Moon and The Griswalds invade House of Blues

Walk the Moon and The Griswalds invade House of Blues

by Courtney Brown, Staff Writer March 19, 2015

March 15 was a blur at San Diego’s House of Blues. It was the opening night for indie-pop band, Walk the Moon, as it embarked on its headliner tour, Talking is Hard. The energetic party rockers that...

SomeKindaWonderful

Preview: SomeKindaWonderful to play House of Blues Thursday

by Reina Valenzuela, Contributor October 28, 2014

Rarely do Cleveland bars set the scene for a band’s destiny, but SomeKindaWonderful has a different story to tell. The Cleveland alternative-rock band came together in January 2013 when singer-songwriter...

Bi-lingual reggae band rocks the House of Blues

Bi-lingual reggae band rocks the House of Blues

by Hayley Spence April 28, 2014

Music is a language all its own, whether the lyrics are in English, Spanish or Italian. It can be understood by anyone willing to listen. On Tuesday April 22, Gondwana performed at the House of Blues San...

House of Blues brings the G-Punk and the funk

by Courtney Brown December 5, 2013

After rolling through 31 cities throughout the country, the "Journeys Noise" Tour ended things righteously. On Nov. 25, New Beat Fund, Wallpaper, The Summer Set and 3OH!3 did their thing at San Diego’s...

Chvrches shoots high at the House of Blues

Chvrches shoots high at the House of Blues

by Ryo Miyauchi November 16, 2013

In the recent boom of the trap rave genre and its Gothic appropriation, a name like Chvrches (pronounced “churches”) seems like a hit-or-miss. But the band behind the name is a wonderful synthpop trio...

Far From Kona Town: Pepper at House of Blues This Friday

by Courtney Brown October 18, 2013

Pepper will bring its sweet sounds of summer to the House of Blues, San Diego on Friday Oct. 18. The boys of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii have a way of connecting their widely diverse audience through the band’s...

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