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Local musicians battle to land KAABOO gig

Three bands, nominated from the KAABOO Discovery Tour, will be featured at the music, food and comedy festival in September. (John Gastaldo)

Help local San Diego musicians get to the big stage at this year’s KAABOO Del Mar this Friday at 6 p.m. at Quartyard.

The 2016 KAABOO Discovery Tour competitors include The Verigolds, Kid Wilderness, Imagery Machine, Raf Deza and The Avenue and Andrew Barrack Music. The bands will perform in a battle-of-the-bands style contest at Quartyard and afterwards, attendees can vote for the band they’d like to see play at KAABOO in September.

A final Discovery Tour event is scheduled for Aug. 13 at The Music Box in Little Italy.

Tickets to the concert are $10 and can be purchased at

6 to 10 p.m. Friday. Quartyard, 1102 Market St., East Village. $10.

Source: DiscoverSD

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