Archive | The Blood Brothers

"It's all okay till they open their fucking mouths"

Imagine if Three Imaginary Girls met Pete and Ray and you'd have Breakfast at Sulimay's, a trio of grouchy old men music critics {Joe, Moon, and Bill} evaluting some of the indie bands du jour. See what these three have to say about the latest from Joanna Newsom ("Music's not bad till she opens her […]

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Young Machetes


It's hard to believe that The Blood Brothers have been at it for nearly ten years. Back in about '98 they were a high school age hardcore band with a penchant for cutesy vampire themes. And although their early Velvet Elvis shows certainly weren't musically groundbreaking, their ferocity was undeniable. I got tired just watching […]

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Top 50 Northwest Releases of 2004: the Imaginary Readers' Poll Results {40-31}

#40 Cantona — 3×4 (self-released) {official website}   #39 S — Puking and Crying (Suicide Squeeze Records) {official website} * {buy it}   #38 The Girls — The Girls (Dirtnap) {official website} * {buy it} * {tig review}   #37 The Jeunes — 4 Song EP (self-released) {official website} * {buy it} * {tig review} […]

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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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