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Highlights from Pickathon 2013

It was another incredible year out on Pendarvis Farm for this year's installment of Pickathon. Having had our inaugural visit last year, blistering temperatures and all, we knew that this year's trip would be nothing short of fantastic! With a great lineup (and cooler forecast) on the horizon, we went into the weekend with high […]

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Why Pickathon is a festival you shouldn't miss this year {8/2 – 8/4}

Langhorne Slim at Pickathon 2012 ***UPDATE: Tickets are still available for Pickathon {this weekend!}*** As most of the music industry flocks to Austin, Texas this week each March for South By Southwest, I find myself considering the often-unwieldy animal of festival atmospheres: why some are great, why some are terrible; in the case of the […]

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The Sasquatch! 2013 lineup is here! (!)

In case you haven't seen it yet, here's this year's Sasquatch! poster — and it's chock-ful-o' bands we can't wait to witness first-hand this year at the Gorge!! From top to bottom, we're the most over-the-moon about The Postal Service, The XX, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Built to Spill, Bloc Party, Andrew Bird, […]

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Free ticket Friday: Andrew Bird at the Paramount {4/9}

As we mentioned back in January, here in the imaginary office we are perpetually super-stoked on all things from the Andrew Bird camp, and the newest effort {Break It Yourself} is no exception. BIY was officially released earlier this month, with a single that was compelling enough to make the album well worth the asking […]

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Weekend update: Damien Jurado, Andrew Bird, and Father John Misty

It was a great long weekend for sight and sound as we took in some goings-on around Seattle, the most notable of which was the release party for Damien Jurado's Maraqopa this past Friday at the Neptune. Sharing the bill with Gold Leaves and Bryan John Appleby, Jurado and the most recent incarnation of his […]

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Andrew Bird at the Woodland Park Zoo

Show Date: July 23, 2008

It’s not that Andrew Bird and his three-piece Chicago band put on a perfect show last Wednesday at Woodland Park Zoo. It’s just that it all felt so right. At one point well into the evening—after a version of “Imitosis” that sounded like the Armchair Apocrypha track but also like something entirely and wonderfully remade—Andrew […]

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Best of 2007: Kyle Johnson’s top 10 songs

I normally listen to music while driving/riding my bike/working. During any of these activities, my mixes are super random and I’m a big fan of Shuffle mode on the iPod. Instead of listing off albums, I decided to share ten of my favorites songs from 2007, both local or otherwise. It was a great year […]

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