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Recommended show: Jon Auer at the Volterra Drawing Room {Fri 7/26} – limited tickets left!

HELLO POSIES FANS! I know you're out there. And I know you'll be excited to know (if you don't already) that Jon Auer will be back in Seattle performing a one night only show in Ballard at The Volterra Drawing Room next Friday, 7/26.  For $23 (OH HO HO) you can get GA tickets, and for […]

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Recommended Show: Jon Auer Acoustic in Volterra's Drawing Room {12/21}

Dear lovers of The Posies and Jon Auer's brilliant solo tunes – I have the perfect holiday gift idea for you! On Wednesday, December 21, Mr. Auer will be singing and playing an acoustic show at Volterra in their cozy, private Drawing Room. This intimate concert only has 60 tickets available, and there are two levels […]

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Recommended show: Seattle Rock Orchestra does Radiohead at the Moore {2/19}

Okay. We know Saturday’s Seattle Rock Orchestra show isn’t just about Rachel Flotard, but she’s just so damn fantastic (as this picture by the amazing Christopher Nelson shows) that we can’t ever resist a chance to mention her. The lovely Ms. Flotard, along with The Seattle Rock Orchestra, Jon Auer, Joshua Morrison, Kaylee Cole, and […]

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Imaginary Interview: Radio8Ball

“Synchronicity is the star of Radio8Ball” was what the program’s host, a musician and actor named Andras Jones, declared when I saw his program at the Little Red Studio a few weeks ago. The idea behind Radio8Ball is that audience members write down questions that they are pondering and several are drawn randomly throughout the […]

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Photo Essay: April, so far…

Show Date: April 1, 2009

So far April's been squaring up as a great month for rock and roll in Seattle. I've been so busy, I've barely had time to catch my breath over the past two weeks, and it's not slowing up any time soon. April 1st, the Tractor hosted Wes & Eugene's Cabinet of Wonders, a showcase of […]

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Tonight's recommended show: A lotta famous Johns at the Tractor

I'm not sure exactly what is going on at the Tractor tonight, but I do know it's going to be one hellava hoot. With that much personality set to take the stage in the course of ONE night, it'll be a bill to remember: John Wesley Harding & Eugene Mirman Jon Auer John Roderick Thee […]

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5 hours + 4 artists + 3 venues = a very imaginary Saturday

Show Date: January 17, 2009

With such an array of amazing live local music spotlighting this past Saturday's calendar, I did what any good photographer-slash-show enthusiast would do: I laced up my running shoes, charged an extra battery, and set out for four performances at three different venues with camera in tow. What a truly awesome night I was able […]

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Fountains of Wayne with Jon Auer at the Triple Door

Show Date: January 15, 2009

Fountains of Wayne are pure pop genius. I'm not kidding one bit when I say that last Thursday's show was nothing short of brilliant. They're catchy enough to make you sing along for days, and smart enough that you don't have to feel dirty for loving them. The songs are part twee, part twang, melancholy […]

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Such an imaginary weekend!

Could there be any more good shows happening this weekend? I mean, seriously. Just look at the calendar! I'll be spending my Friday night at Neumo's, up to my ears in the goodness of The Moondoggies / Maldives — still reeling from the pop-bliss of last night's Fountains of Wayne show at the Triple Door! […]

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