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These are a few of our favorite things: best all-around photos and moments of 2011 {pt. II}

{This is part two of two in our best-of photo series of 2011. Take a peek over at part one here, and don't forget to check out our festival best-ofs part one and two as well!} Favorite photo #5: Ocean Shores :: In a get-to-know-your-roots {PNW edition} kind of road trip, we hopped in the […]

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Austin City Limits 2011: three days of sun, sweat, and total bliss! {pt. II}

{This is part two of our photo-coverage from the 2011 Austin City Limits festival — check out part one here!} The second half of this year's trip to Zilker Park was even better than the first, as ACL's chock-ful-o' bands and radness vibe kept on strong. Strains of Wanda Jackson and Cee Lo filtered through […]

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Here we go, Austin! Here we go! *clap!* *clap!*

Yup. There sure are a lot of exclamation points up in that headline, and with good cause: we're heading off for Austin City Limits this weekend, to catch some bands and some tan in the near-hundred-degree sun. Between pre-trip laundering, hydrating, charging our camera batteries and getting all that three-ounce-or-less business handled for the flight, […]

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Fleet Foxes + Cave Singers = a mindbendingly beautiful night at the Moore

There’s one word that comes to mind above all others in regards to Monday night’s Fleet Foxes / Cave Singers show at the Moore — and that word is simply stunning. The impeccable sound, lighting, and setup of the Moore made for a veritable breeding ground of amazing, as two of the Pacific Northwest’s best […]

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Helplessness Blues

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Say you’re trapped. By illness, by isolation. When I was an asthmatic kid, trapped in my parents’ trailer on hot, pollen-piled summer days, the best thing I could think of was the Cascade Mountains. We would drive from the Tri-Cities to Seattle a few times during the year, and it was so refreshing to the […]

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GIVE-ing season arrived this week — with a 30+ track local artist compilation

Fresh off the presses from our inboxes comes this week’s launch of GIVE — 30 downloadable tracks from a variety of Seattle artists, who are donating their songs to benefit Arts Corps and local area foodbanks. The $7.00 (!) compilation, which was produced, curated, and funded by Caffe Vita, will be available online here. Physical […]

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Photo(s) of the day: Robin Pecknold headlining the A Drink for the Kids benefit

From the most lovely and talented Sarah Jurado, here’s a shot of Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold, headlining last night’s A Drink for the Kids Vera Project Benefit. I’ve gotta admit, I didn’t recognize him for a moment, what with the shorn locks. Nice new ‘do, Robin! (Or at least, new to me.) And because […]

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