Tag Archives | Bumbershoot 2008


Nada Surf tour West Coast and Europe, including Bumbershoot

Great news for all you Nada Surf fans out there (and I proudly include myself among you): Nada Surf just announced a slew of West Coast and European tour dates, including a Seattle stop at Bumbershoot! Here are all the dates, straight from the Barsuk press release: 20-Jun Germany, Southside Festival22-Jun Germany, Hurricane Festival 27-Jun […]

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Bumbershoot offers ticket presale info

This summer looks to be expensive for Seattle's music fans. Sasquatch this weekend, our own Exile In {Imaginary} Girlville on June 25th, the Capitol Hill Block Party in July, not to mention the numerous club shows we all spend our hard-earned dollars on. It'll be a great summer for everyone who's ready to live on […]

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Bumbershoot 2008: Paramore, Sons and Daughters, Band of Horses, IN. Ludacris, OUT.

Bumbershoot just sent out some additional booking information, and as you can see in the headline, they've got a few more bands on the bill plus one cancellation. Here's the scoop: The additions: The All-American Rejects, Paramore, Band of Horses, The Black Keys, Sons & Daughters, and Estelle. The subtraction: Ludacris has cancelled. The full […]

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What Northwest bands are playing Bumbershoot 2008? Let the rumors begin…

It has come to my attention that people are very curious about what local Northwest bands will be playing at Bumbershoot this year (ahem, hi Mad Dog). I've checked the official Bumbershoot website and have found: M. Ward Blitzen TrapperĀ  The Fall of Troy Arthur & Yu ADDED: New Faces But I know they usually […]

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Bumbershoot 2008 sneak peek

Another gem of info just hit my imaginary inbox! This one for the annual Bumbershoot fest @ Seattle Center. The biggest surprise on the list for me is Wreckless Eric, who's no doubt capitalizing on a comeback based on his song's prominent use in the lovely "Stranger Than Fiction." Also surprising is Stone Temple Pilots. […]

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