Next time you’re around the SoCal area why not pop into San Diego, known to some as the whale’s vagina of the west coast but the dudes from Wavves know it simply as home. We interrupted Nathan Williams and co during their hectic backstage routine (most of which comprised rolling, lighting and inhaling contraband) at this year’s Splendour In The Grass to get some tips on where to go should you ever venture to San Diego – a city which has better food than the barbecued monkey that can be sampled in Mexico’s own Mexico City, apparently.

DETAILS FOR YOUR TRAVEL BOOK:
1. AMVETS
Address: 3441 Sutherland Street and/or 999 Cardiff Street in San Diego
Website: www.amvets.org

2. Santana’s (it now goes by the name ‘Fresh MXN’)
Address: 2303 Garnet Ave (between Pendleton St & Balboa Ave) San Diego and/or 1975 Morena Blvd (between Ashton St & Napier St) San Diego
Website: freshmxnfood.com

3. M-Theory Records
Address: 915 W Washington St (between 9th Ave & Goldfinch St) San Diego, CA 92103
Website: www.mtheorymusic.com

The sound of San Diego: