Tag Archives | hip-hop

Sound Off 2018

Recommended Shows: Sound Off! Semifinals #1 {2/9} and Dancing on the Valentine 13 {2/10}!

HAND UP if you’re ready for an insanely fun weekend of music! This Friday & Saturday, two of my favorite annual shows are happening. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 First up, let’s talk Sound Off!, MoPOP (formerly EMP)’s inspiring Battle of the Bands for musicians 21 & under. I worked at MoPOP for 4 years, and every. […]

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SIFF Review: The Otherside

This was an interesting time for director Daniel Torok to do a documentary on underground hip-hop in Seattle. In a strange way, it either seems a little late, or a little too early. (Maybe that means it's right on time — the way a new record doesn't quite make sense, recalling memories of other music […]

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The wiz

Recommended SIFF Event + Ticket Giveaway: Emerald City Visions at The Triple Door {6/1}

You guys. This event is going to be AMAZING! I mentioned it in my Face the Music roundup, but I wanted to make sure you didn’t miss it.   DJ Larry Mizell Jr. has curated a kick-ass crew of hip hop musicians to re-imagine The Wiz at Emerald City Visions (A Hip Hop Reinterpreation of […]

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