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Show Date: November 28, 2009

Saturday night, The Lashes rocked the Crocodile. For a reunion show, their antic filled set felt less like a nostalgia trip and more like a gosh darn celebration of what’s good and fun in the world. The night included appearances by an oversized Santa, tons of fake snow and an onstage phone call to one […]

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Northwest goodness at the Georgetown Music Festival

As Northwest music festivals' line-ups start touting more of the national big guys, like Bumbershoot and Capitol Hill Block Party, the niche for local festivals comprised of mostly local acts is filled with more and more festivals. Personally, I'm a sucker for festivals; the more the merrier I say, even if I have no time […]

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Top 50 Imaginary keywords this month

Ever wonder how people come to find Three Imaginary Girls? I like to geek out over such things, and happily, Google Analytics provides me with all the keyword deets I need. Some of the search terms were predictable (like, um, "three imaginary girls" as the top hit). And we always see a good number of […]

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The Lashes with Kay Kay and His Weathered Underground

Show Date: January 5, 2008

Last Saturday VERA was host to a rather eclectic line up of local bands, which included relatively new band Ships, the Lonely H from Port Angeles, and two Seattle favorites Kay Kay and His Weathered Underground and the Lashes.  I think that this line up really proved something that I believe is true: everyone in […]

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A thank you for Thank You

February 21, 2006 was the release date of The Lashes' Get It on Columbia Records.  Their major label release was the culmination of much effort, not only musically but as a self-promotion machine.  From the songs "Death by Mixtape" to "It's Your Party" (sly dedications to to music journalists Andrew Bonazelli and Kathleen Wilson, respectively) […]

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My favorite three Bumbershoot photos, by photographer Michael Alan Goldberg

We've seen so many amazing photos of Bumbershoot come in over the weekend, it's been hard to choose which ones to use. So we thought we'd ask some of our favorite local photographers to pick their personal three favorites from their weekend's work and to share them with the rest of the imaginary class. Here […]

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Bumbershoot 2007: The Lashes

Show Date: September 1, 2007

I am loath to begin my very first live show review with such a terrible confession, but here it goes: before today, I had never heard the Lashes. I had of course heard their name dropped by plenty of local scenesters, and have been told more than once that their sound is right up my […]

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