Archive | Grand Hallway


Photo Essay: Loney, Dear with Headlights & Grand Hallway

Show Date: May 13, 2009

Grand Hallway is no stranger to the Seattle music scene having their album Yes is the Answer named as one of the top Northwest releases of 2007 on Three Imaginary’s Girls Editor’s picks. I received an inside tip to go the Crocodile early to catch them. I’m glad I did. This eight piece orchestral group […]

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The Maldives opening for Joe Biden on Sunday in Tacoma

Holy shit, this is awesome.  The Maldives with Grand Hallway's Tomo Nakayama are playing at a rally on Sunday afternoon in Tacoma for Governor Christine Gregoire and veep-to-be Joe Biden, according to what I just read on Facebook. It is scheduled to take place at Cheney Stadium, home of the Tacoma Rainiers minor league baseball team (and the […]

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TIG Best Northwest Releases of 2007: Editors' picks

We gathered our imaginary staff to determine our collective Northwest favorites for 2007. It was hard work. Imaginary battles were fought, alliances formed, and finally, winners emerged. You should have seen the way that imaginary Liz can arm wrestle, and how Erik Gonzalez can duke it out for his favorite bands. It was fierce and […]

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Best of 2007: Sero(tone)in's picks

Every December I go through over 80 albums and try to codify them some way. Though it may take until after Christmas before my final top list (and mix cd) is ready, my favorite albums of the year are always fairly obvious to me by now. These are the ones that meant the most to […]

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Best of 2007: ChrisB's Top 10 Northwest releases

OK, the rain has let up a bit but I’m still not anxious to leave the apartment yet. Here’s my 10 favorite local albums from 2007, complete with YouTube-y goodness – as best I could find it. (I’m sure there’ll be some continuity issues with the scores I’ve assigned – I wrote the reviews for four of the albums below. This […]

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Tonight! A local show that should not be missed: Shane Tutmarc and the Traveling Mercies, PWRFL Power, Grand Hallway

Tonight's show in the lounge at the Showbox Sodo features a very impressive lineup of local talent. It features three excellent acts all led by impressive songwriters. While I do thoroughly enjoy both PWRFL Power and Shane Tutmarc and the Traveling Mercies, the band I'm most excited about is Grand Hallway. I know of no singer […]

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