Steven Tyler names Dan Hicks’ “How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away” as a favorite country record to USA Today!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
Aerosmith’s lead singer, Steven Tyler, released his first country single last week titled “Love Is Your Name.” This week he sat down with USA Today to discuss his favorite country records.
In naming Dan Hicks and His Hot Licks’ “How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away,” Steven Tyler says, “That’s something I listened to when the band was getting together in ’71, a lot of Dan Hicks. It’s good-time stuff.”
Check out the full article HERE!


A Special Friend Visits Surfdog’s Java Hut For A Treat!

Friday, May 15th, 2015

Check out this picture of a special friend visiting us and getting a treat at Java Hut!


The Schizophonics’ Pat Beers named among Sound Diego’s ‘Top Entertainers’!

Saturday, May 9th, 2015

The Schizophonic’s front man and lead guitarist, Pat Beers, was recently named 2nd among Sound Diego’s list of top 9 entertainers in the San Diego music scene! Click here to check out the full article!

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Eric Clapton at Madison Square Garden!

Monday, May 4th, 2015
Eric Clapton recently celebrated his 70th birthday with an all-star jam at Madison Square Garden. The guitar legend was joined by a variety of special guests, ranging from those he influenced, like John Mayer and Derek Trucks, to those he grew up with like Jimmie Vaughan and Doyle Bramhall II. 
Clapton delivered on many of his hits along with Mayer aiding on “Pretending,” Vaughan on “Before You Accuse Me,” Bramhall and Trucks on “Let it Rain” and all four musicians on the finale of “High Time We Went.”

FILE - In this April 14, 2013 file photo, Eric Clapton performs at Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Clapton announced Thursday  March 12, 2015, that he will celebrate his 70th birthday with two shows at Madison Square Garden on May 1-2. He turns 70 on March 30. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)


DKM / Surfdog Welcomes The Schizophonics!

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

DKM is excited to welcome local San Diego rockers The Schizophonics! The Schizophonics’ sound has been described as  “fuzzy, psychedelic rock mixed with nasty funk, played with energy, passion, and freakiness” and are best known for their all-out, full-throttle, high energy live performances. Check them out HERE! 

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Surfdog / DKM is excited to welcome Sublime!!

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015
All of us here at DKM/Surfdog are thrilled to announce our association with the iconic Reggae-Punk/Alternative-Rock band SUBLIME, managing the branding, merchandising, licensing, music catalog and new ventures. We are honored to work with Sublime, one of the most iconic Southern California bands ever. We love everything about their music and vibe, and it’s all very close to the heart of our company and lifestyle—a natural fit!


Drake Bell at House of Blues Anaheim!

Saturday, March 14th, 2015

Don’t miss Drake Bell’s performance at the House of Blues in Anaheim on Sunday, March 22nd! He’ll be joined by Fly Away Hero, A+ Dropouts, and Diamante! Show starts at 4pm! Get tickets HERE!

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The Burning of Rome at San Diego Reader’s “Reader On Tap”!

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
In case you missed it, The Burning of Rome absolutely killed it at the 2015 Reader On Tap at the North Park Observatory! 
The night included performances from some of San Diego’s best bands and beer from some of San Diego’s top local breweries. 
Check out some of the pics from The Burning of Rome’s performance below!
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Dave Stewart receives Outstanding Contribution to UK Music Award!

Friday, February 20th, 2015

Congrats to Dave Stewart on recently receiving the Music Producers Guild’s Outstanding Contribution to UK Music Award 2015! READ MORE HERE! 

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Congratulations to Glen Campbell on his Grammy win!

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015
Glen Campbell won the Grammy for Best Country Song with his song “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” at the 57th Grammy Awards!