RIDE at the Crocodile on Oct 8, 2019.

Ride Live at The Crocodile

Show Date: October 8, 2019

Oxford’s incredible purveyors of melodic noise, Ride, was back in Seattle on Tuesday night in support of their new album, This is not a Safe Place. They promptly climbed onto the stage at 9:00 p.m. and launched into a handful of pop songs from the new album: “Jump Jet” and “Future Love.” From there, drummer […]

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Sakurako Konishi & Masataka Kubota in FIRST LOVE courtesy of Well Go USA

First Love

I am consistently blown away by how deftly Director Takashi Miike cranks out fantastic films. The prolific Japanese Director has helmed 103 movies, all infused with his signature gory (and many times shocking) violence, each one a goddamn delight to watch. His latest feature First Love, about an unlikely couple who meet in the midst […]

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Recommended Show: The ChameleonsVox

Fans of post-punk and new wave music are typically familiar with The Cure, Joy Division and The Smiths. These are among the league of legendary and adored artists that emerged from the UK in the late 1970s and early 1980s. However, there is a plethora of acts from this scene that are just as impressive […]

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We’re in for an exciting, sensual and immersive experience with Perfume Genius & Wallich’s The Sun Still Burns Here

See the Perfume Genius and Kate Wallich collaboration The Sun Still Burns Here at the Moore Theater on October 4 and October 5, 2019.  {Ticket Info} I’m going to level with you here, I’ve been a fan… ok more than a fan, of Perfume Genius for a long time. Led and envisioned by Mike Hadreas, […]

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Playback 2019

Let’s go discover our new favorite Seattle band! Thanks Seattle Public Library & Playback!

Earlier this year I was honored to be on the judging panel for Seattle Public Library’s PlayBack project. In a nutshell: The Seattle Public Library’s PlayBack is an online collection that showcases and shares current local music for free. Seattle’s musical culture is known for its originality, passion and creativity, as our local artists continue […]

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Ride: This is Not a Safe Place

Ride is performing live at The Crocodile on Tuesday, 8th October. Concert details here. Legendary independent Oxford band, Ride, has returned with their second album since reforming in 2015. Entitled This is Not a Safe Place, the album finds Ride comfortably sonically situated somewhere in between the Weather Diaries (2017) LP and the Tomorrow’s Shore (2018) […]

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Downton Abbey

Has it really been FOUR YEARS since we’ve seen our beloved Crawleys and their equally beloved downstairs staff? The Downton Abbey movie starts with everyone just as we left them, jumping just slightly ahead to 1927, with news of an unexpected and very exciting overnight visit to Downton by King George V and Queen Mary! […]

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