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The Catch Reunite

The Catch to reunite {for just one show} and make some of our imaginary dreams come true

You know those bands that capture your heart and whose songs auto-trigger some of your happiest memories? The Catch is that band for many on the imaginary team. Their story is the stuff of legend.  When banded, Carly Nicklaus, Alissa Newton, Jenny Jimenez and Amy Rockwell were a force to be reckoned with from the […]

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Awesome Bumbershoot rumor

From the office of unsubstantiated imaginary rumors, I just heard news about Bumbershoot that I'm going to share. Because even if it's not true, I'm hoping that publishing it will make it so! Wanna hear it? Okay, here it is. Unidentified imaginary sources have informed me that Carly Nicklaus (from the Catch, USE) will be […]

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Tonight's Recommended Show: The Mooney Suzuki, The Photo Atlas, The Catch, The Sutures at El Corazon

Tonight's recommended show begins early, at 7:30 pm. Getting to the show on time is well worth it. The Sutures are up first and are easily my favorite young band in town. Singer/guitarist Marika has an unforgettable, delicate voice and is an accomplished songwriter, surrounded by top-notch musicians. They're all teenagers but still know their way […]

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The Catch, the Lashes, and U.S.E. at the Comet

Show Date: April 27, 2007

Friday was an amazing night for Seattle music fans, and also an impossibly difficult one; if only there were a way to be absolutely everywhere at once. Blood Brothers at the Showbox, Night Canopy with Cloud Cult at Neumo's, the Stooges in a venue in which they should never be seen, Siberian out in Kirkland… […]

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Friday night's special secret guest at the Lashes/Catch show at Comet will be….

United State of Electronica!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I thought it was all supposed to stay sorta secret, but the Lashes themselves let the proverbial cat out the bag with this MySpace bulletin: don't tell anyone, but the show we are playing friday at the comet tavern with the catch is also the first time u.s.e. will be playing […]

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Allalom — We Make Our Own Mistakes, Vol. 1


What makes a good compilation? Unlike mixtapes, compilation albums don't generally have a central theme, and they only offer a taste of each band on the record. I figure the way to judge a compilation is by the number of great songs that are really worth listening to. In the case of We Make Our […]

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SXSW 2006 Preview

Show Date: March 16, 2006

The Three Imaginary Girls posse is heading south and partaking all that is South by Southwest. For years, we've heard recounts of the good times and once in a lifetime showcases. Folks, we are beyond excited to experience it for ourselves. My head has been reeling with each 10 page highlighted print out igLiz hands […]

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Best Northwest Releases of 2005: Imaginary Staff Picks

You weren’t the only one we asked to vote. We asked our imaginary staffers to gather their best-of-the-year lists too! Here’s what has been in highest rotation on our iPods this year. {50-41} * {40-31} * {30-21} * {20-11} * {10-1} {top 100} * {imaginary picks} Overall Imaginary Staff Picks for Best Northwest Releases of […]

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Three Imaginary Girls Best Northwest Releases of 2005 Readers' Poll Results {50-41}

{50-41} * {40-31} * {30-21} * {20-11} * {10-1} {top 100} * {imaginary picks} #50 Common Market — “Common Market” (SCIONtific Records) {official website} * {buy it}     #49 The Catch — Get Cool (Made in Mexico) {official website} * {buy it} * {review}   #48 Degenerate Art Ensemble — The Bastress (Tellous) {official […]

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