San Diego

  1. Business Briefs: NARM, Clear Channel, Echo Nest

    May 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- The San Diego Union-Tribune has a preview of this year's NARM conference , being held in San Diego from June 7-9. "Today, with CD sales plummeting, NARM faces challenges that would have been unthinkable only a decade ago, with or with ...

  2. Exa San Diego Welcomes 'El Pacorro'

    August 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MVS Radio Latin pop XGLX (Exa)/San Diego has a new morning show, "El Pacorro en la Mañana," which replaces "La Papaya con El Gonzo." Francisco Galvez "El Pacorro" was previously on Univision Radio Spanish oldies KRCD ...

  3. Beck, Black Crowes To Headline 2008 Street Scene

    June 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beck and the Black Crowes have been tapped to headline the 24th annual Street Scene festival, which returns to its roots in downtown San Diego Sept. 19-20. Approximately 40 acts will perform at the 2008 Street Scene, including Justice, Tegan and S ...

  4. SoCal Fires Continue To Affect Concerts

    October 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After a five-day battle, firefighters today (Oct. 25) gained the upper hand on most of Southern California's wildfires, but concerts in the region continue to be affected. In addition to the many concerts that have already been canceled and/o ...

  5. Wildfires Disrupt SoCal Concert Biz

    October 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT While more than a dozen wildfires burned from the Mexican border to Los Angeles today (Oct. 23), many concerts throughout the area have been canceled or postponed. At press time, Los Angeles-based concert promoters AEG Live (and subsidiary Goldenv ...

  6. Update: AEG Live Opens San Diego Office

    July 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT AEG Live is setting up shop in San Diego, opening a regional office that will be led by Steve Redfearn and John Wojas, formerly of San Diego-based independent promoter Viejas Entertainment. With its new presence in San Diego, AEG Live will book sh ...

  7. Mana Plans U.S. Jaunt

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Mexican pop rock band Mana has revealed the dates of its 2007 tour, its first U.S. trek in three years. The group will kick-off its 19-show stint Feb. 10 at the San Diego Sports Arena, and will play a total of 12 U.S. cities including Los Angeles, ...

  8. Mana Plans U.S. Jaunt

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST -show stint starts Feb. 10 in San Diego. 19-show stint starts Feb. 10 in San Diego. News ...

  9. Mana Plans U.S. Jaunt

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST -show stint starts Feb. 10 in San Diego. Mexican pop rock band Mana has revealed the dates of its 2007 tour, its first U.S. bout in three years. The group will kick-off its 19-show stint Feb. 10 at the San Diego Sports Arena, and will play a tot ...

  10. New York Dolls Book First Major Tour In 30 Years

    October 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kicks off Nov. 6 in San Diego. Kicks off Nov. 6 in San Diego. News ...

  11. Clear Channel Sued For Trademark Infringement

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT SparkNet Communications, owner of the "Jack FM" and "playing what we want" trademarks, filed a lawsuit against Clear Channel on Aug. 18 in San Diego federal district court. NEW YORK -- SparkNet Communications, owner of the &quo ...

  12. Retail Track

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention held Aug. 11-14 in San Diego was deemed a success by most participants Retail Track came across, even though it lacked a dominant issue or them The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers ...

  13. Retail Track

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention held Aug. 11-14 in San Diego was deemed a success by most participants Retail Track came across, even though it lacked a dominant issue or them The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers ...

  14. Retail Track

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention held Aug. 11-14 in San Diego was deemed a success by most participants Retail Track came across, even though it lacked a dominant issue or them The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers ...

  15. Retail Track

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT this year's NARM convention, Aug. 11-14 in San Diego, could take on a different tone, as first-half 2005 album sales were down 7.6 percent, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Read Ed Christman's column. this year's NARM convention, Aug ...

  16. Retail Track

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT this year's NARM convention, Aug. 11-14 in San Diego, could take on a different tone, as first-half 2005 album sales were down 7.6 percent, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Read Ed Christman's column. this year's NARM convention, Aug ...

  17. Retail Track

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT this year's NARM convention, Aug. 11-14 in San Diego, could take on a different tone, as first-half 2005 album sales were down 7.6 percent, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Read Ed Christman's column. this year's NARM convention, Aug ...

  18. HOB Plans San Diego Opening

    March 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST House of Blue's ninth club will open in May in San Diego. Located in the Gaslamp Quarter, it will include a multi-level music hall with a capacity of about 1,100. House of Blue's ninth club will open in May in San Diego. The club, locate ...

  19. HOB Names Talent Buyer For San Diego

    January 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Martinez joins from Belly Up. House of Blues Entertainment (HOB) has named Diana Martinez talent buyer for its new San Diego, Calif. club opening this May. She will be based in San Diego. Martinez is an industry veteran who worked as an agent at A ...

  20. U2 Unveils World Tour Plans

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Vertigo tour kicks off March 28 in San Diego. Vertigo tour kicks off March 28 in San Diego. News ...

  21. HOB's Wojas Joins Viejas

    December 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST John Wojas, formerly VP for House of Blues Concerts in San Diego, has joined Viejas Entertainment, based in nearby La Mesa, Calif., in a move that could heat up the promoter competition in the market. John Wojas, formerly VP for House of Blues Con ...

  22. NARM Headed Back To San Diego

    October 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT confab will not include VSDA. The NARM Convention will return to the San Diego Marriott on Aug. 10-14, 2005. The confab will be a stand-alone event, not held in conjunction with the Video Software Dealers Assn. Earlier this year, the two trad ...

  23. Retail Track

    September 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read Ed Christman's column. The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read ...

  24. Retail Track

    September 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read Ed Christman's column. The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read ...

  25. Retail Track

    September 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read Ed Christman's column. The 2004 NARM convention changed the minds of some naysayers, who found plenty of business in San Diego. Read ...

  26. Lucinda Williams Hitting The Road

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Lucinda Williams will begin a 27-city tour July 7 at Humphrey's in San Diego in support of her Lost Highway album "World Without Tears." Lucinda Williams will begin a 27-city tour July 7 at Humphrey's in San Diego in support of ...

  27. HOB Names San Diego VP

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Chris Moore has been named VP of talent for House of Blues Concerts in San Diego. Chris Moore has been named VP of talent for House of Blues Concerts in San Diego. Reporting to Alex Hodges, executive VP of HOB talent, Moore will oversee buying act ...