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Recommended show + free tickets: Allo Darlin / The Wave Pictures at Vera {5/11}

Even though I've had almost two months to let it sink in, it still hasn't hit me:  Seattle will get to see Allo Darlin on Friday May, 11 at the Vera Project!!!  And they are bringing their very talented friends (and fellow Darren Hayman collaborators) The Wave Pictures!!! As we told you before (in an […]

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The best news of 2012 {so far}: Three Imaginary Girls presents Allo Darlin’ at the Vera Project

{Allo Darlin’ photo by Steve Louie from the Imaginary Flickr Photo Pool – taken at their October, 2010 show at the Rendezvous} It’s barely 2012 and already we have news worthy of a shower of fireworks.  Imaginary favorite Allo Darlin’ are coming back to town!!! Three Imaginary Girls is beyond excited to present their all-ages […]

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Don't miss: two nights with the Cave Singers {12/1 & 12/2}

Pull up those bootstraps, kids, because The National isn't the only game in town that's got a double-decker lineup in Seattle this week. The Cave Singers are about to put on two nights of amazing sound-wall that'll knock you clear off your feet! Here's the deets: Night One, also known as this coming Thursday, December […]

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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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Recommended Show: The Shondes at the Vera this Saturday {10/1}

The Shondes are a quartet of femme-led firebrands who mix personally passionate and politically charged melodic punk with ragingly romantic vocals seasoned by klezmer verve and cosmopolitan bounce. Their urgent, explosive new album Searchlights will probably be available at their upcoming Seattle show at the Vera Project this Saturday, October 1st, as the band plays […]

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Imaginary Interview: Tomten talk about headlining the High Dive {4/28}, the Vera Project {5/13} & more

For those out of the loop, Tomten is a Seattle band that enchanted the judges this year at the EMP Sound Off! finals. So much so, they aced the “Wild Card” vote and won. (OK, yeah, I was one of those smitten judges, hence the following interview.) They have a sweet nine song debut available […]

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Allo Darlin announce North American tour {first stop: Seattle on 5/24!!!}

[video:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40buJxJPU2I] Today will go down in history as the day my head exploded from late-May calendar excitement. First the amazing Sasquatch line-up was announced, and now, one my favorite bands ever of all everness just announced a North American tour with a Seattle date as their first stop! I’m sure you, just like me, think […]

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Recommended for Friday: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart at the Vera Project

It’s been over a year since the sparkly/fuzzy/jangly imaginary favorite Pains of Being Pure at Heart came through town, and we’re just as smitten with them as we were the first time we heard “This Love is Fucking Right”. If you jump over to Pitchfork today, you can check out the new POBPAH single “Heart […]

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