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San Diego Spotlight

POP MUSIC : Rock 'n' Roll History Show Strikes the Right Chords

September 19, 1990|THOMAS K. ARNOLD

* Best Reggae/World Beat: Dr. Chico's Island Sounds.

* Best Jazz: The Easton-West Band.

* Best Vintage Jazz: Tobacco Road.

* Best Country & Western: The Savery Brothers.

* Best Vintage Rock: Rockola.

* Best Top 40 Rock: The Siers Brothers.

LINER NOTES: Local public radio station KPBS-FM (89.5) will air portions of last month's 1990 Newport Folk Festival on the next two installments of "Sunday's Folk," Sunday and Sept. 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. Among the performers at the two-day folk festival, which was held Aug. 11 and 12, were Joan Baez, the Roches, the Indigo Girls, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Sweet Honey in the Rock, and Richard Thompson . . .

Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. for Los Lobos' Oct. 20 appearance at the Starlight Bowl in Balboa Park, and for Judas Priest's Nov. 10 concert, with Megadeath and Testament, at the San Diego Sports Arena. Tickets go on sale Sept. 29 at 10 a.m. for Billy Idol's Oct. 26 show at the Sports Arena. Faith No More will open. . . .

Best concert bets for the coming week: John Doe with Kimm Rogers, tonight at UC San Diego's Triton Pub; the Highwaymen (Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Kris Kristofferson), tonight at the Lakeside Rodeo Grounds; Black Uhuru with Yellowman and Sophia George, Thursday at the Starlight Bowl; the Dynatones, Friday at the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach; Crosby, Stills and Nash, Saturday at San Diego State University's Open Air Theater; and Ladysmith Black Mambazo with Tuck and Patti, Sunday at Humphrey's on Shelter Island.

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