Archive | Dolour


Get your copy of the {very limited edition} Imaginary Zine!

If you don't have a copy of the zine yet (or you want to buy another!), you can order online for immediate USPS delivery.  The zine is limited run of 333 copies (the back cover does not lie), so buy yours soon! The Imaginary Zine is a 60-page old school printed zine recounting our first […]

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Rockstar New Wave Karaoke Countdown: Shane Tutmarc

Shane Tutmarc might have picked up and moved to Nashville a few years back, but in our hearts, he's always going to be a fixture in the Seattle music community.  It's safe to say that Shane has written hundreds of songs under the monikers of Dolour, Shane Tutmarc and the Traveling Mercenaries, or simply, Shane […]

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The TIG birthday weekend: an imaginary recap

Show Date: July 7, 2007

When TIG decided to host not one but two shows to celebrate our 5th birthday, we knew it would be a blast of a weekend. And we were right. We had the times of our imaginary lives, and we owe it all to you… well, and to the fabulous bands who played (BOAT, the Shaky […]

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TIG 5th Birthday Party Weekend of Shows!

Show Date: July 7, 2007

Three Imaginary Girls is turning FIVE years old! To celebrate, we're hosting TWO great nights of rock and roll fun (one 21+, and one all-ages). And we want YOU to be there to join in the fun. Both shows are co-sponsored by 90.3 KEXP, and the 21+ show is also co-sponsored by PBR and VAIN. […]

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TIG presents: Our fifth birthday party shows!

Get ready to crack out your best party dress! Three Imaginary Girls is thrilled to announce a double-shot weekend of shows to celebrate our fifth birthday party! The shows will take place in Seattle on: Friday, July 6, 2007 at the Crocodile Cafe (21+) Saturday, July 7, 2007 at the Vera Project (all-ages) Both shows […]

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Only 8 (and 9) days to go till our TIG 5th birthday shows! {BOAT has been P-Forked!}

Oh my… it is *nearly* just a week a way… one week away! The Three Imaginary Girls fifth birthday celebration shows! We are proud and deliriously happy for BOAT who's new album (Let's Drag Our Feet) has inspired Pitchfork to take notice (and in a subliminal, very hopeful way, we think it is the indie […]

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BOAT's stand-out record, Happy Happy Birthday to TIG

It's so exciting that super-cool-blog You Aint No Picasso is featuring a track from the new BOAT album today. Frequent imaginary blog visitors might recognize it as the song the band leaked (for 24-hours) on their MySpace page a couple weeks ago: "(I'm A) Donkey For Your Love" It also gives us the perfect opportunity […]

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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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