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Bumbershoot 2014: Best single Bumbershoot day ever?

No need for a loping intro to this one. For future reference, this is what happened on Sunday, August 31st at the Seattle Center. For a slobbering, no-good-for-shore music fan of many decades like me, it gives full on braingasm to try to wrap my skull walnut around it. These blurbs will be reasonably tight […]

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Recommended show: Hall & Oates covers and a birthday party at the Sunset {Saturday ~ 1/15}

This Saturday at the Sunset is going to be off the Maneater hizzay as some of Seattle’s brightest take the stage to celebrate Hall & Oates and our dear {imaginary staffer and all around indie-queen} Heather Hydra’s birthday! Will there be fluffy Oates mustaches aplenty in the Sunset at the show? The scent of Aquanet […]

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Athens Popfest roundup: 5 days of awesome

{a rare Popfest sight – an empty 40 Watt, by Rich Guiterrez} I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, Athens Popfest is always the best week of the year for indie pop nerds, and this year was no exception. Think five days straight of raging shows, surrounded by so many old and new […]

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Best news of the day: Theo from Nana Grizol in Seattle June 29th

It’s no secret that we here at Three Imaginary Girls LOVE Nana Grizol. The magical twitter birds happened to post this news today: June 29th at the Mine (5113 Russell Ave NW) Defiance, OH (Theo NG’s other band) Kimya Dawson Your Heart Breaks Theo Grizol (his solo sets are so magical!) Chin Up, Meriwether 8pm […]

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Athens Popfest 2010 first lineup announcement!

{Robert Schneider from the Apples In Stereo from Athens Popfest 2008} We here at TIG have been crushing out over Athens Popfest for years. I’ve been every year since 2006 and Liz went in 2005 and 2007. It’s pretty much always the best week of the year, fusing together amazing indie pop, delicious food (seriously, […]

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Tonight's recommended show: Theo Zumm from Nana Grizol gets up close and personal

I dare you to find a person who attended February 19th Nana Grizol show at the Vera Project who didn't think that Nana Grizol didn't completely upstage the evening's headliners, Music Tapes. I don't mean to start any GA gang wars with my declarations of better-ness, but the show, which marked Nana Grizol's first Seattle […]

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Your Heart Breaks, Shenandoah Davis show (gorgeous video too!)

I've had the privilege of corresponding with the lovely Shenandoah Davis (member of Jack Wilson and the Wife Stealers, and a talented solo artist in her own right) about an upcoming project and show of hers — man, this video is absolutely stunning. Firmly lodged somewhere between DIY and masterful, Clyde Peterson's shoot for the […]

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So much free indie pop!

    Our dear friends over at Indiepages have posted their top 40 songs of the year (split up between EPs and LPs of course) for free download! So much free music! The list includes some local favorites like Young Sportsmen, Speaker Speaker, Lake, BOAT, and Your Heart Breaks, as well as tracks from indie […]

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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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