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Recommended show & ticket giveaway: Dancing on the Valentine 9: You Can Dance for Inspiration {2/8}

It's time once again for us to tell you how much we love Jenny George's annual fundraising event, Dancing on the Valentine!! This year the theme is MADONNA! YAYYYYY! Dancing on the Valentine 9: You Can Dance for Inspiration, is on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 8pm at Neumos!!! This awesome event will have raffle […]

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Recommended Show – Dancing on the Valentine: A Cure for Leukemia {2/9 at Neumos}

Lesli Wood (of The Redwood Plan) with Jupe Jupe last year at DOTV7. Photo by: Ben Haley  Every year I tell you guys to get tickets to Jenny George's annual Dancing on the Valentine benefit show, and every year you listen to me, so I figure there's no reason to stop now! As previously mentioned, […]

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We've got free tickets to Dancing on the Valentine 8!!! {2/9 at Neumos}

You guys! There are only a few more weeks until Dancing on the Valentine 8: A Cure for Leukemia!  In case you haven't heard of DOTV before (what!), the fabulous Ms. Jenny George, a survivor of Leukemia, decided to start this benefit 8 years ago to give back to the organization that provides support to […]

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Recommended show + free tickets: Hotels CD release at Columbia City Theater this Friday {4/27}

Seattle post-punk(ish) new wave band Hotels just released their latest EP Cinemascope I, the first of a series of three EPs that the band plan to put out. With this four song EP, Hotels sound as solid as ever; from the looping, jangly sound of album opener "The Reddest Rose" to the creeping bass line […]

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(drum roll, please) And the grand total raised at Dancing on the Valentine 7 is….

$7, 714.83!!!! You guys. That is. AMAZING!!! Jenny George (pictured atop an Exohxo pyramid above!) was sobbing with joy when we dropped the money off to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society {check out this sweet comment from Erin @LLS}. They told us straight up that it would help SO many people! This is the most money […]

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Photo essay: we came, we saw, we Danced On The Valentine!

Show Date: February 10, 2012

It was another amazing year for Dancing On The Valentine, Jenny George’s annual leukemia and lymphoma Duran Duran cover night benefit concert. Friends and fans packed the Crocodile while we heard most excellent renditions of DD hits and B-sides from the likes of Lesli Wood, Daniel G. Harmann, Noddy, John Roderick, and Fly Moon Royalty. […]

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Recommended Show + Ticket Giveaway! Win tix to Dancing on the Valentine 7 {2/10}

We know we've already warned you to buy tickets to Dancing on the Valentine Seven (and the Ragged Tiger), because WE KNOW this thing is gonna sell out – but just in case, here's another reminder, and a chance to win a pair of tickets so you can spend your money on booze and (LOTS […]

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Buy Your Tix Now for Dancing on the Valentine Seven at The Crocodile {2/10}

This year is already flying by – which means in just a little over 2 weeks, it's time for Dancing on the Valentine Seven (and the Ragged Tiger)!!!  Jenny George's awesome fundraising cover night for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society takes place at The Crocodile on Friday, February 10, and features a line-up including TIG's […]

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A night with Hotels

Show Date: February 26, 2011

Although this was not my first time seeing local band Hotels, this was my first visit to the Columbia City Theater. The theater recently came under new management, who renovated it and re-opened it this past June to rave reviews. The theater certainly has the history, hosting the likes of Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and […]

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Recomended show + free tickets: Hotels at the Columbia City Theater {2/26}

The new Hotels album On The Casino Floor came out digitally yesterday, and is a concept album about the earth exploding in tandem with the grand opening of the first casino complex in space (awesome!) with the single “The Bat Watusi” up at the front of the line. Solidly built around the pulsating bass and […]

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