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Local Restaurants Open for Dine-In!

As San Diego is moving through phase 2 of reopening, a lot of local restaurants have opened up for customers to dine-in following the safety and health orders. Here's a list of local eateries you can go to: Backyard Kitchen & Tap barleymash Breakfast Republic , (various locations) will re-open... Read More

La Mesa Protest Shuts Down 8 Freeway

UPDATE 5/20/20 6:17PM Tear gas has been deployed as windows have been broken at La Mesa PD Headquarters. ________________________________________________________________ All across the country this week demonstrators have taken to the streets to protest police brutality and the injustices against... Read More

ALT 949 IS UNPLUGGING 2020 this Memorial Day Weekend

Has your year been as rough as ours? From concert cancellations out the wazoo, to the stay at home orders. Pandemics to murder hornets, we've had enough. Its time for a reset this Memorial Day Weekend. Join us on ALT 949 all weekend long as we UNPLUG 2020. We figure if we just unplug it and start... Read More
Steve West

A Tribute To The Legend, Steve West

ALT 949 - San Diego's Alternative Last week, we lost a San Diego legend. Steve West was not only a voice heard on San Diego's airwaves for 37 years, but also a friend and inspiration to so many. Maybe you were lucky enough to have worked with Steve over the years. Maybe you ran into him at a... Read More

San Diego Comic-Con is Going Virtual with "Comic-Con At Home"

ALT 949 - San Diego's Alternative In April, it was anncounced that Comic-Con would not be taking place in Downtown San Diego. But good is happening on your couch! Comic-Con unveiled their plan to have a virtual con this summer! And not going to lie--it sounds pretty awesome?! Video of... Read More

Season 5 of Queer Eye is Coming to Netflix Next Month

ALT 949 - San Diego's Alternative Can you BELIEVE? A new season of Queer Eye is coming to Netflix next month (internally screams!!!) This Gayflower couldn’t hit land soon enough! ⚓️ Who’s ready for the season of brotherly love?!?! Grab your oars and an absorbent box of tissues because Queer Eye... Read More

Virtual EDC Rave-A-Thon Is Happening This Weekend

ALT 949 - San Diego's Alternative When else will you be able to experience EDC with air conditioning and no beer lines?! And...for FREE? This weekend, EDC Las Vegas is going virtual with an all-weekend live-streaming festival. And of course, the lineup is STACKED. TONIGHT we UNITE under the Virtual... Read More

Class of 2020: Deals For You

Businesses are saying "CONGRATULATIONS!" to the graduating class of 2020 by providing lots of deals to enjoy! Saw this on Today: CHIPOTLE If you're one of the first 5,000 customers between May 21st and June 30th to buy a graduation-themed gift card, you'll receive a coupon code for a free entree... Read More
Steve West

Remembering Steve West

I took that black and white photo of my friend Steve West at one of our shows in Oceanside. Maybe it was an Indie Jam, or maybe an SPF. Honestly I don't completely remember. As a work family, we all love our big Alt 949 shows because it gives us the chance to see and talk to so many people that... Read More