The Dream Syndicate: These Times

The Dream Syndicate will be performing live at The Tractor Tavern in Ballard on Saturday, 14th December. Concert information and tickets are available here. In the early 1980s, an interesting scene developed where several bands from the Los Angeles area who were obsessed with 1960s music from the likes of The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield and […]

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Chelsea Wolfe Live at The Showbox

Chelsea Wolfe made a conscious attempt to go back to her acoustic dark folk roots with Birth of Violence, her stellar new album. With her two previous records, Abyss (2015) and Hiss Spun (2017), Wolfe was embracing a much heavier, doom metal platform, which was great, but was quite a departure from her earlier material. […]

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Recommended Show: Chelsea Wolfe at The Showbox

In September, Chelsea Wolfe released her sixth studio album, The Birth of Violence. After her foray into more of a sludge, doom metal territory with her last two records, Abyss (2015) and especially Hiss Spun (2017), she has returned to her original gothic folk inclinations. The Birth of Violence is largely acoustic based and is a welcome […]

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Recommended Show: Vetiver at The Tractor Tavern

Rootsy indie folk band Vetiver has been around for about fifteen years now and have just released their seventh studio album, Up on High. The group is really the product of San Francisco songwriter Andy Cabic, who began using that name in 2002. Their excellent debut album was released in 2004 and features some esteemed guests including […]

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Cat Power Live at The Showbox

Show Date: October 30, 2019

On Wednesday evening, Cat Power was in town promoting last year’s release, Wanderer. After 10 albums and many tours, Chan Marshall seems much more comfortable in her own skin these days, as evidenced by her confidence on stage in Seattle. After her band had taken the stage and were tuning for a few minutes, Marshall […]

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Alejandro Aranda is Scarypoolparty at The Showbox, Seattle, WA (Hannah Chebeleu 2019)

Scarypoolparty at the Neptune Theater… errr the Showbox on Oct 14, 2019

Show Date: October 14, 2019

Moments after the Scarypoolparty tour bus pulled into the Neptune a construction worker’s bulldozer hit a gas line forcing everyone to vacate the area on Monday October 14th, 2019. Relocating the show to The Showbox at the market with limited equipment meant the band would lay low for the night as Alejandro Aranda (Scarypoolparty) played […]

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