Recommended Show: Public Image Limited

It’s been about a decade since John Lydon reformed his seminal post-punk band, Public Image Limited. In the span of time from then until now, his group has toured the world and released two solid albums of new material. This is PIL (2012) was the first new release from the resurrected outfit and it was […]

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Zeke at Rat City Recon 2018. Photo: Damon Kenner Photography, LLC

Music Festival Photo Gallery: Rat City Recon 2018

Show Date: September 15, 2018

Rat City Recon is an annual White Center-based organization focused on promoting art and music in our community and promoting our community to the adventurous and imaginative. The event had 20 performances on six stages thanks to Drunky Two Shoes BBQ White Center, Full Tilt Ice Cream, Mac’s Triangle Pub and Southgate Roller Rink. Music […]

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Playback 2018 - October Launch

How to listen to some of the best new local artists for FREE thanks to the Seattle Public Library

Another reason to LOVE Seattle + our wonderful public library + the Seattle music scene: The Seattle Public Library recently launched the latest round of their PlayBack initiative! NOW the amount of amazing local music at your fingertips (for FREE) is up to 200+ albums! Playback, in a nutshell, is: The Seattle Public Library’s PlayBack […]

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WOWZA! Upcoming Recommended Shows: Ty Segall & White Fence, Oh Sees + more!

It’s almost the weekend and you might have the urge to rock out and escape this hellish political landscape for a minute. I know I do! Check out the amazing shows coming up this weekend AND BEYONDDD…   10/6 A Place to Bury Strangers at Clock-Out Lounge Will APTBS blow your eardrums out and replace […]

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Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore, being chummy. Photo from Jimmie's facebook page.

Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore at The Triple Door

Show Date: September 29, 2018

The second of a two night, two venue stand in Seattle brought Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore and their roots revue to the Triple Door on Saturday night. Opener was the ever-amiable Jon Langford, invited, so he told the standing-room-only crowd, as compensation for providing the artwork on the sleeve of the headliners’ latest […]

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The Beths at the Timbre Room (Seattle)

The Beths at The Timbre Room

Show Date: October 2, 2018

The upside to making repeated public exclamations about one of your favorite bands is that when one of your smarty pants friends hears another band of the same ilk, they pass along the important intel. Huge thanks to my super smarty pants friend, Chris Estey, for nonchalantly sending me a link to the debut album […]

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