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First shows announced for the Crocodile — and they're free!

The speculation can (finally) end now for who will be playing the first nights at The Crocodile. It was just announced today that the club will open with two free shows of excellent local bands on Thursday and Friday. From the press release: Thursday, March 19, 2009 The Crocodile and Via Tribunali present SOUNDCHECK with […]

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Win a pair of tickets to the big Akimbo record release show

Seattle heavy heanded long-timers Akimbo are celebrating the release of their new album (in both cd and vinyl formats), Jersey Shores and their 10th anniversary on Saturday, September 27th at King Cobra on Capitol Hill. We're proud to join the likes of KEXP and Sound Magazine to present the  full tilt bill: AKIMBO (10 Year […]

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Forging Steel And Laying Stone

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Seattle's own Burke, Jon, and Nat are back, with a freshly-honed, serrated-edge, sludge-melange for San Francisco punk label Alternative Tentacles, and their first full-length since level-raising spiritually decimating Elephantine. Touring like beasts seems to have built up a screeching full head of hot steam for their brand new record. Through a couple of albums, assorted […]

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Akimbo, The Blood Brothers, and Pretty Girls Make Graves

Show Date: November 14, 2003

The Akimbo/ Blood Brothers/ Pretty Girls Make Graves show was a lesson in mathematics: the tricky equations of getting down and rocking out. The University of Washington HUB had transformed one of their dining areas into a surprisingly functional venue, and the concert completely sold out earlier that day. This was evidenced by the terrific […]

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