Archive | Voyager One


Saturday's recommended show: Love Hotel at Barboza

(photo: Angela Dawn) We are all kinds of nostalgic here at imaginary headquarters as we mark our 10th anniversary and look back on all the amazing bands that have held firm spots in our hearts (and on mix tapes) over the last 10 years. One band that supplied many nights of fun in our early […]

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Best of 2008: Top Northwest Releases of 2008 Readers' Poll Winners

Upset. The word of the our 2008 Best Northwest Releases of 2008 Readers’ Poll is upset. With the Fleet Foxes winning readers and critical polls alike, who would’ve thought they wouldn’t get top honors in our humble little Northwest poll? But they didn’t — they placed a distant second to New Faces, another debut record […]

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Best photos of the Block Party 2008

We’re still reeling from the rock and roll madness that was the Capitoll Hill Block Party this weekend. We have so many great words and photos from all the great shows, which you can read here. We’ve pulled out a few of our favorite photos for a quick view of the amazing weekend. Here are […]

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Afterhours in the Afterlife


Voyager One’s fourth studio album Afterhours in the Afterlife gives fans several sides of this veteran Seattle band's talent by taking their sound up a notch. It could have previously been said that they were just another shoegazer band, but that just isn’t the case anymore as this new release shows pure musicianship. They've crafted […]

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Voyager One CD release show

Show Date: April 5, 2008

I first heard Voyager One back in 2001 and have always been curious about their live shows, and Saturday night was a perfect chance to catch them along with some other local flavor freshly returning to town. Beforehand, I got excited for the show while listening to the other artists that would be sharing the […]

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Attention Portland: free tickets to KEXP's PDXplore show for Saturday night

PDExplore is a series of shows sponsored by the ever-fabulous KEXP, where they host shows featuring Seattle- and Portland-based bands in each of the cities. In Seattle, they're generally held on Friday evenings at the Sunset in Ballard. This weekend, the show heads south to Portland, and it's a pile of shoegazery bliss if we've […]

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Voyager One, Head Like a Kite, the Heavenly States, Blue Light Curtain

Show Date: March 30, 2007

Friday March 30th and the venerable Crocodile Café in scenic downtown Seattle hosts a solid bill of indie dream pop and electronic rock. Voyager One, stalwarts of the Seattle scene, named because they were launched around the same time as the actual Voyager One in September of 1977 (or does it just seem that way…), […]

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Best Northwest Releases of 2005: Top 100 Readers' Poll Winners

You voted, we tabulated. Here’s a print-ready list of the top 100 Pacific Northwest releases of the year for your post-holiday-gift-certificate shopping pleasure… {50-41} * {40-31} * {30-21} * {20-11} * {10-1} {top 100} * {imaginary picks} Death Cab for Cutie — Plans {review} Tullycraft — Disenchanted Hearts Unite {review} The Decemberists — Picaresque {review} […]

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