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Keep the party going at CRSSD "After Dark"

Get ready to get all CRSSD up. The two-day music fest is back, and if you can’t make it during the day or want to keep the fun going once the festival ends, the “After Dark” lineup has you covered. Read below to see which of your favorite DJs and artists will be performing around San Diego once...SEE THE STORY

  • CRSSD Fest releases day-by-day set times

    CRSSD Fest releases day-by-day set times

    CRSSD Fest will make its triumphant return to Waterfront Park on Oct. 1 and 2 with a strong lineup of EDM-based artists and DJs that you won’t want to miss.  The festival has revealed their official set times for each day, offering fest-goers three different stages and a variety of artists to choose...

  • This week’s top concerts in San Diego

    This week’s top concerts in San Diego

    TUESDAY DJ Shadow The hip-hop turntablist celebrated his 20th year of making music with the release of his 6th studio album, “The Mountain Will Fall,” in June. 8 p.m. Tuesday. House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Ave., downtown. $27.50-$50. All ages. (619) 299-2583 or houseofblues.com/sandiego Dolly Parton...

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Festivals

  • Your complete guide to Oktoberfest in San Diego

    Your complete guide to Oktoberfest in San Diego

    Supersize steins, giant pretzels, lederhosen and, of course, incredible Oktoberfest beers are taking over San Diego starting this weekend. With so many opportunities to experience the German festivities around town, we have compiled the best of Oktoberfest events for you to check out. Get ready...

  • Chainsmokers hold their own at KAABOO

    Chainsmokers hold their own at KAABOO

    Like any big festival, fans are forced to deal with overlapping set times and choices must be made. On Saturday night at KAABOO Del Mar, two polar opposite headliners split the biggest crowd of the weekend in two. With matching 90-minute set times of 8:25 to 9:55 p.m., New York’s DJ duo The Chainsmokers...

  • Avett Brothers hit KAABOO with 'True'

    Avett Brothers hit KAABOO with 'True'

    It’s hard to believe that The Avett Brothers are in their 16th year of making music. North Carolina-based brothers Seth and Scott Avett, along with bassist Bob Crawford and cellist Joe Kwon, have made an incredible transformation since their start as string-breaking, fingers-bleeding punkers-turned-folkies....

  • 20 years in, Aoki still a force

    20 years in, Aoki still a force

    Steve Aoki is a household name in EDM. But the Grammy-nominated electro house DJ and producer is just as well known for the music on his L.A.-based, independent record label, Dim Mak. Started out of his dorm room in 1996 at the University of California, Santa Barbara, Dim Mak has grown into a global...

  • Natasha Leggero makes KAABOO debut

    Natasha Leggero makes KAABOO debut

    KAABOO Del Mar is chock-full of talented humans, but one woman who stands out in the crowd is comedian Natasha Leggero. The veteran comedian-turned-actress is in the middle of the second season of her popular television show, “Another Period,” on the Comedy Central cable channel. Upon her return...

Style & Shopping

  • San Diegans show off their tattoos: Nick Nappi

    San Diegans show off their tattoos: Nick Nappi

    In San Diego, tattoos are almost as ubiquitous as craft beer. From bartenders to businessmen, you can spot inked bodies and tattoo parlors on nearly every corner. But as you might have noticed, not all tattoos are created equal. From the cringeworthy to the epically beautiful, tattoos engage, shock,...

  • Unique furnishings for cozy quarters

    Unique furnishings for cozy quarters

    People living in small spaces come in various shapes and sizes. From young professionals to families to emptynesters looking to downsize and simplify, Cody Winters’ customers are looking for unique furnishings for their cozy quarters. Winters is an interior designer and owner of Cody’s Home + Gift,...

  • The creative challenge of cosplay

    The creative challenge of cosplay

    Gary and Liz Ochs have attended the annual convention together in costume since 2005

  • Looking for budget art? Try a few album covers

    Looking for budget art? Try a few album covers

    Before the compact disc, vinyl was king. And almost as important as the music itself, album covers helped define a genre of music and sometimes even the artist. Today, LP’s are making a comeback with retailers again including the art-laden albums on their shelves. But there’s plenty of the “old...

  • Fashion Week San Diego announces 2016 dates

    Fashion Week San Diego announces 2016 dates

    The 26 local designers set to showcase their work have been announced for this year’s Fashion Week San Diego 2016. The stylish four-day affair will take place from Sept. 29 through Oct. 2 in La Jolla. Winners from last year’s competition will return, alongside new women and menswear designers....

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