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Video Games Live Jul 24, 2014 Popular game music themes given the full symphonic treatment with synchronized lighting and even some real on-stage game-playing. Concert will feature music from Zelda, Sonic, Metal Gear Solid, BioShock and more. 80 other events on Thursday, July 24
 
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Wednesday, February 26,2014
A Trolley Show

Switchfoot: A Trolley Show

San Diego band performs 'When We Come Alive' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
It’s been more than a decade since San Diego’s Switchfoot released “Dare You to Move,” an emotionally charged rocker that has undoubtedly been the soundtrack to countless wedding / graduation / baby slideshows.
Wednesday, February 19,2014
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Brian Warren: A Trolley Show

Weatherbox member performs 'Anchors Away' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, singer Brian Warren performs “Anchors Away,” a slow-builder that speaks of heartbreak, betrayal and catharsis—typical subject matter for the genre, but no less touching.
Wednesday, February 12,2014
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Blondfire: A Trolley Show

LA band performs 'Waves' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
There’s a cinematic quality to Blondfire—and not just because siblings / songwriters Bruce and Erica Driscoll are photogenic as hell.
Wednesday, February 5,2014
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Beware of Darkness: A Trolley Show

L.A. band performs 'Howl'

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, the L.A. band performs “Howl,” which has been featured in shows such as Under the Dome, and video games Gran Turismo and Need for Speed: Most Wanted.
Wednesday, January 29,2014
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Dead Feather Moon: A Trolley Show

North County band performs 'Snake Skin' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, the North County rockers perform “Snake Skin,” or at least they try to until a surly spectator interrupts their set. 
Wednesday, January 22,2014
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Girl in a Coma: A Trolley Show

Texas band performs 'Smart' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
It’s unlikely that we’ll ever see the words “The Smiths” printed on a Coachella lineup. However, the band’s mopey dreaminess has inspired a bunch of talented bands, and Girl in a Coma ranks pretty high among them. 
Wednesday, January 15,2014
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Todo Mundo: A Trolley Show

San Diego band performs 'La Calle' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
The words “public transportation” and “romantic” rarely go together, but there used to be a certain romance to the  transitory quality of riding a train. With so many strangers sharing a
Wednesday, January 8,2014
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Jessica Bell: A Trolley Show

San Diegan performs 'Roaming' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
San Diego native Jessica Bell’s “Roaming” is a perfect song with which to begin the new year.
Wednesday, December 18,2013
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Lovedrug: A Trolley Show

Ohio band performs 'Pink Champagne' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, Lovedrug—a Canton, Ohio group—perform “Pink Champagne.” Given the celebratory title, it’d be easy to conjure New Year's Eve, party hats and streamers.
Wednesday, December 11,2013
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Kevin Martin: A Trolley Show

San Diego native performs 'The Unknown' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, the San Diego singer / songwriter performs a rousing version of “The Unknown,” which heats up the train via a salsa-lite keyboard groove and a cello.
 
 
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