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Solana Beach singer-songwriter Tristan Prettyman is on tour following the October release of “Cedar + Gold,” her third album and first since 2008. The album was released by Capitol Records. (Courtesy photo by Lauren Ross)

Prettyman rebounds with inspired album

Stephen Rubin March 2, 2013

Polyps on the vocal cords. These blistery soft growths are presumably undesired by someone who banks on her voice. But Solana Beach resident Tristan Prettyman sees her two little buggers, since removed,...

Longtime local performer Candye Kane is setting her sights on a new album and tour this year. (Courtesy photo by Alan Mercer)

The Big C: Kane to come out swinging in 2013

Stephen Rubin January 17, 2013

“I have to eat toast while I talk to you. I wake up nauseated in the morning. If I don’t eat toast right away, I throw up.” Singer spewing during an interview? Yeah, probably not unprecedented....

Trouble in the Wind band members Trevor  Mulvey and Kyle Merritt are shown during a performance. (Courtesy photo)

Prevailing Wind: Band finds engaging blend

Stephen Rubin December 12, 2012

There is nothing odd about a 23-year-old from Carlsbad finding comfort in Hank Williams before a walk by the beach. That’s especially so if the aforementioned Williams listener – talkin’ Senior...


July 31, 2008

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