Archive | Crooked Fingers

11937-99401849_35d49ec479

Rachel Flotard and her cool friends on Letterman tonight

Seattle's favorite girlfriend Rachel Flotard (of Visqueen and general Rachel Flotard fame) is helping Neko Case on her performance on David Letterman tonight! Also sharing the stage will be Eric Bachmann (Archers of Loaf/Crooked Fingers) on guitar. Like the watching recent Jimmy Fallon episodes didn't already remind you that Dave is King, here's another reason. […]

Continue Reading

Best Northwest Releases of 2005: Top 100 Readers' Poll Winners

You voted, we tabulated. Here’s a print-ready list of the top 100 Pacific Northwest releases of the year for your post-holiday-gift-certificate shopping pleasure… {50-41} * {40-31} * {30-21} * {20-11} * {10-1} {top 100} * {imaginary picks} Death Cab for Cutie — Plans {review} Tullycraft — Disenchanted Hearts Unite {review} The Decemberists — Picaresque {review} […]

Continue Reading

Best of 2003: Imaginary Staffers Top 10 Lists

Char, Imaginary Girl All Girl Summer Fun Band, “2” Death Cab for Cutie, “Transatlanticism” Massive Attack, “100th Window” Outkast, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” Stellastarr*, “Stellastarr*” The Dandy Warhols, “Welcome To The Monkey House” The Fitness, “Call Me for Together” The Postal Service, “Give Up” Various Artists, “Lost in Translation” Soundtrack Visqueen, “King Me” Yeah Yeah Yeahs, […]

Continue Reading

Best of 2003: Your #1 Album Picks of the Year

Although some folks couldn’t rank their lists {igChar}… which is fine… you know… if you just can’t bear to proclaim to the world, “THIS WAS THE BEST FUCKING ALBUM OF THE YEAR!!!” but some of us could. And albums that have such an exclamation bestowed on them deserve a special note. So here they are… […]

Continue Reading