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Black Francis at the Triple Door: A bona fide, yet refined, rock show

Show Date: August 2, 2009

The artist formerly known as Black Francis then Frank Black and now Black Francis recently made a stop at the most gracious venue in all of Seattle. Actually, I was worried that I’d be too comfortable in my cush booth seat and refreshing climate controlled room and therefore, unable to fully bask in all that […]

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This monkey's gone to heaven: Tickets to see the Pixies go on sale this Saturday

As ChrisB announced a couple weeks ago, the Pixies are coming to Seattle and will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the album Doolittle by playing it in its entirety. We now have a date… more than that, Seattle gets two nights of Pixies and Doolittle-ness! We should feel pretty honored because the Pixies are […]

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Greatest Indie Anthems

Just because it is now officially NME Thursday and everyone loves themed lists, how about we talk about the Greatest Indie Anthems ever… and what NME / Xfm and the general UK public think they are. The top 50 Greatest Indie Anthems as listed in NME:1. Oasis – 'Live Forever'2. Nirvana – 'Smells Like Teen […]

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