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Don't miss: The Young Evils at the Crocodile {this Friday, 6/8}

Seriously, people. How can you not love the Young Evils? On top of playing great shows and just generally being awesome, they've been building up some great press lately — even moreso than usual — like the recent recommendation in Paste magazine as an upcoming Seattle band to watch, for example. The band is making […]

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Recommended show: Let's get indie-popolicious at Vera with Brave Irene and Seapony {Saturday, 11/5}

{Brave Irene photo by Caitlin Livingston} This Saturday (November 5th), shining stars of the indie-twee dreamscape will gather at the Vera Project.  Opening the night is generifus, an Olympia, WA outfit who's new album, I Don't Have To Worry, features Spencer Sult (who handles all primary duties) with Eli Moore, Karl Blau, members of LAKE […]

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All your Fridays {and one Saturday} are belong to KEXP in August!

Summer wouldn’t be summer without a sweet lineup at the Mural at Seattle Center during the month of August, and this year is no exception: our friends over at KEXP have put together another killer series of shows for 2011. As usual, it’s all ages to rock, 21+ to hit the beer garden, and f-r-e-e […]

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Beauty Parlor: hey, all you pretty things! {new record review column}

I’m going to start this new “album round up” for Three Imaginary Girls with the above recent You Tube video for Sean Rowe‘s “Jonathan”: (1.) Because I think it’s the best song off of his recent Magic album (recently given full treatment here) and though it’s been out a while the video is new. More-so, […]

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Come and get your Crafternoon on with us! {Sunday, May 15th}

It’s the Spring Cleaning Edition of our almost-once-a-month-ly Crafternoon. And you’re invited! If you’re not yet familiar, Crafternoons are a chunk of a few hours where we get together, work on crafts, and listen to unreleased / brand new albums while (very politely) taking over a local cafe. This time around we’ll be at Porchlight […]

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Trying to get a handle on my excitement for the Pains of Being Pure at Heart show {this Friday}

¬† It’s been a tough past couple days as I whittle down the countdown clock to Friday night and the big Pains of Being Pure at Heart show at The Crocodile! The tick tock on the clock started months ago when I first heard whispers from the blazingly pretty new album, Belong {listen to a […]

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Imaginary Liz's favorite songs of 2010

It usually isn’t in my nature to go against the John Roderick grain, but when it comes to end of year lists of favorites, I can’t help myself. I have to gather all of my favorite songs into an MP3 scrapbook for my own current and future mental sanity. Perusing the song stacks of the […]

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Let's talk about our favorite Pacific Northwest releases of 2010 {now and on KUOW}

{Head and the Heart photo by Victoria VanBruinnisse from the Imaginary Flickr Photo Pool} I love this time of year. Besides the {sometimes forced} joyous disposition of folks and my annual fancy birthday breakfast {on December 24 for those keeping track}, we all get to ruminate on the best albums and songs of the year […]

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