Discoveries at the San Diego Music Thing: Nico Vega, Developing a Social Media Plan and Flavors of East Africa
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For us, the weekend's highlight (aside from eating Kenyan-inspired food from Flavors of East Africa across the street) was watching Nico Vega in the Lafayette's ballroom, which had a little seashell of a stage. It was probably misleading to see the band in such an intimate venue; all the other videos I'd ever seen of them showed a bombastic stage and light show at places such as the Roxy. But at their San Diego show, there were probably just a hundred people in the audience. Nevertheless, the band exploded with such primal energy onstage, despite technical difficulties and sound problems. Watch this video that I took of "Beast" to see what I mean: