Summer time Tunes Collection: Finnegan Blue (San Diego News Now)

A reward episode of San Diego Information Now featuring the KPBS Summer Audio Sequence: Finnegan Blue.

Excellent Early morning, I’m Annica Colbert….it’s Saturday, August 7th.


Finnegan Blue on the KPBS Summer months Tunes Series

That is next, but initially… let’s do some speedy headlines….


Coronavirus circumstances are climbing in San Diego, and so is the desire for screening, as the additional contagious delta variant continues to distribute. County officers are now opening up extra screening internet sites to fulfill the rising require. Thus, there have been extended strains at the San Diego point out alumni center on (friday). It’s just one of six freshly reopened screening websites. Screening coordinator Ryan Clabo suggests these freshly reopened web-sites are not closing anytime shortly.

“so about the final two months we discovered a rise in the demand from customers and we needed to make absolutely sure we were in entrance of that… with the delta variant the demand from customers improved that quickly”

Meanwhile, some San Diego organizations are starting to require evidence of vaccination or a negative covid-19 test from their buyers.

The cygnet theatre in Outdated City is one particular of them. Jill Jones is Cygnet theatre’s patron products and services supervisor.

“from men and women who have been coming to the theatre for decades they are really excited about it for the reason that we’re hoping to keep the group as safe as probable. we have experienced a several individuals contact in to purchase tickets specifically since we announced this plan.”


The California Office of Food stuff and Agriculture declared a quarantine of citrus fruit, trees and plant substance in the north county on thursday. It arrives immediately after officers detected a citrus tree disease identified as Huanglongbing, or citrus greening, on two trees on a one residence in Oceanside. This is the initial time the plant condition has been detected in San Diego county. The 60-mile quarantine area stretches from Camp Pendleton to Carlsbad Village Dr, and the jap edge of Oceanside.. You can see a comprehensive quarantine map on the net at the California Department of Food stuff and Agriculture web page.


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Keep with me for… some San Diego songs.

The high power folks band Finnegan Blue blends rock, bluegrass, Celtic new music, and New Orleans 2nd line jazz for a truly distinctive audio. Headed by brother and sister musicians Anna Lee and Willie Fleming. Finnegan Blue brings potent vocals, and driving rhythms, that make for interesting live performances. And though some of their tracks audio like they’ve been passed down by means of the ages, all their tunes is initial.

Both of those users of Finnegan Blue joined KPBS Midday Edition Host Maureen Kavanaugh to discuss about their work.

But initially, let’s get started with their latest solitary “come Stick to Me”

And that was Finnegan Blue members Anne Lee and Willie Fleming, speaking with KPBS Midday Version Host Maureen Kavanaugh. This section was made by KPBS’ Summer season Music Collection Producer Kurt Kohen. To hear far more about Finnegan Blue and see their new music movies, go to KPBS dot org slash Summertime Songs Collection. Many thanks for joining us, and have a fantastic weekend.