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Now, Now. May 19, 2019. Neumos. Photo by: Imaginary David

2019 {in Photos}: Crying at the Rock Show

I never go to a show to get weepy. I want to rock out and enjoy the visceral experience of performance. I want to be part of an audience, sharing a mood. I want to better understand songs I’ve listened to dozens of times. But sometimes, involuntarily, crying just happens. I never break down to […]

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Boaty Weekender 2019. Photo by: David Lee

Interview with a Boaty Weekender! Find out what it’s like to cruise the Mediterranean with Belle & Sebastian and Friends

In early 2018, the Belle & Sebastian {B & S} folks asked everyone to complete a  survey (and a polite one at that). They were looking for input on entertainment and travel ideas for the Boaty Weekender – a cruise featuring sets by Belle & Sebastian AND B & S fans’ favorite bands AND assorted […]

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Capitol Hill Block Party 2018 Day 1 Recap!

Show Date: July 20, 2018

Dude York was the first to take the stage this year, and they did so with sun baked afternoon abandon. They lazily plodded through the ripping guitar chords of “Black Jack” as if playing a show was the easiest thing in the world. YEA NBD GUYS. “Thanks for coming out so early. Clearly none of […]

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Recommended Events For Your Weekend: Alvvays, The Soft Moon + More!

Friday, April 6th – Alvvays + Frankie Rose at Neumos (SOLD OUT) Yes that’s right, this one’s already sold out, but just in case someone comes careening out of the shadows with an extra ticket for you- TAKE IT DUMMY. After many Seattleites fell in love with Alvvays‘ endearing single “Archie, Marry Me,” in 2014, the Canadian poppers have […]

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Sasquatch 2015 – Monday: Alvvays, Courtney Barnett, Kendrick Lamar, Run The Jewels, Tame Impala, THEE Satisfaction

Show Date: May 25, 2015

Getting things started right on Monday afternoon were Seattle hip-hop R&B duo THEE Satisfaction. With local producer and beat maker O.C. Notes as their DJ, MC”s Stas and Cat vibed their way through a set filled with cool jams and some heavy beats. The bass in this set hit HARD. The duo even worked out […]

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