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Bumbershoot 2008: Saul Williams

Show Date: August 30, 2008

"This is the future," I thought to myself as a silver suited guitarist, part Vampire-part Blade keyboardist, and a yellow and red warrior whose weapons consisted of a beatbox, rewired toys, and various other electric contraband, took the stage. Fashion aside, the trio were bombarding us with deep rumbling bass and glitched out electronic noises. […]

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Bumbershoot 2008: Day 1

Show Date: August 30, 2008

Bumbershoot is a musical extravaganza, spanning the three-day Labor Day weekend with more bands, arts, and elephant ears than anyone can possibly capture. We had a posse of imaginary writers (ChrisB, Chris Estey, imaginary elle, imaginary dana, and Cory), and photographers (Chona, Kyle, Nathan, and Andrew) all over Seattle Center, trying to capture the frenzy […]

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Trent and Saul follow Radiohead through the gate

Now that Radiohead has shown that letting people download an new album gives you piles of good publicity, another music maverick is following suit. NME reports that Trent Reznor's collaboration with rapper/author Saul Williams, The Inevitable Rise And Liberation Of Niggy Tardust, will be available for free download on November 1. I'm personally excited to […]

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