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Paddle for Clean Water Sep 21, 2014 Hundreds of surfers and ocean enthusiasts paddle around the Ocean Beach Pier in an effort to raise awareness about the need for clean water and healthy coastlines. There will be yoga classes, free breakfast for all paddlers, guest speakers, live music and more. 68 other events on Sunday, September 21
 
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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
A Trolley Show

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.
Wednesday, December 4,2013
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Foxes: A Trolley Show

Singer performs 'Youth' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford
In this episode of A Trolley Show, the young singer, accompanied by a lone guitar, turns her single “Youth” into a soulful ballad.
Wednesday, November 27,2013
A Trolley Show

Riverboat Gamblers: A Trolley Show

L.A. band performs 'What's What' on the MTS

By Ryan Bradford

 Riverboat Gamblers are like a cocktail made from all the best punk ingredients: the snarl of Ian MacKaye, the ragtag-team-like chaos of Black Lips and the snottiness fellow Angelenos, The Descendents. Even unplugged, these boys retain a ferocity that could incite a mini riot. 

Wednesday, November 20,2013
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Great White Buffalo: A Trolley Show

L.A. band performs 'Teeth' above Mission Valley

By Ryan Bradford
In this special “Off the Rails” episode of A Trolley Show, the band performs the song “Teeth” in a secret location overlooking Mission Valley. 
 
 
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