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Recommended Shows: A very imaginary holiday weekend at the Volterra Drawing Room {12/20 and 12/21}

The holidays are in full swing, and what better way to get into the spirit than to spend the evening in a cozy venue with a bunch of awesome local bands doing acoustic sets? My buddies Marco Collins and Michelle Quisenberry TOTALLY have you covered!  Marco has curated an Acoustic Christmas in Ballard: a great […]

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Bumbershoot 2013 wrap-up: the return of the 3-day music marathon

Bob Mould appears to have rocked his own face off in my crappy iPhone photo. Hi guys. Hi there. Remember how, for the last, like, 5 years, I've been all "OH I AM SO OLD I DON'T KNOW HOW YOU GUYS DO THREE DAYS OF BUMBERSHOOT"? Yes. Well. This year, I convinced myself that I […]

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Sunday at Bumbershoot: BEST DAY EVER

the Breeders I really don't know how this year's Sunday installment of Bumbershoot could have been any better, save for maybe being carried around on a fluffy couch while being fanned and fed grapes, I guess? In all seriousness, though: Sunday really was the best fucking day ever. From the moment I stepped foot on […]

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My Big Seven musical picks for Bumbershoot 2013

You won a special ticket for seven, and only seven, musical things to do at this year's Bumbershoot. They escort you in for these several performances, and these seven performances only. Here's what I would recommend you pick: 1.) Bob Mould, Sunday, 6:15 p.m., Fisher Green Stage He's in his early 50s, he's endured scalding […]

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Some of our must-sees for Bumbershoot 2012 {Sept. 1-3}

There's plenty to dig into at this year's Bumbershoot Music Festival outside of the big-draw acts (Gotye, anyone?) that make the daily ticket price well worth every hard-earned dollar you're going to spend. There's an impressive comedy lineup, KEXP's always-awesome "secret" Music Lounge, endless vendors, and the sunny goodness of the Seattle Center grounds — […]

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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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