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Thom Yorke. Photo by Brady Harvey

Concert Review: Thom Yorke at the Paramount

Show Date: October 20, 2019

Thom Yorke’s had an incredible two years. Last year he scored his first film, the excellent remake of horror cult classic, Suspiria. Yorke’s soundtrack, put out by XL Recordings, is both unnerving and meditative. It was met with general praise from fans and critics alike. Then at the end of June, Thom Yorke dropped his […]

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My Bloody Valentine photo: Anna Meldal

Concert Review: My Bloody Valentine at The Paramount Theatre

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been five years since My Bloody Valentine released their last album, MBV, and toured in support of the release. Last time around, they performed at the exceptionally horrible Showbox Sodo, where even non-electric music sounds awful due to its warehouse acoustics. Luckily, for Seattle last night, the venue was […]

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Death Cab for Cutie

The Paramount and STG Celebrate With A Big 90th Birthday Bash (and Death Cab for Cutie)!

Show Date: June 23, 2018

(all photos by Morgen Schuler) I’ve never been to a show with such a progressive vibe as the Paramount’s 90th birthday. I don’t know how much of the program was decided by STG and how much by Ben Gibbard, but I love them both more because of it. Comedian Hari Kondabolu’s pointed jokes cracked us […]

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Scissor Sisters and Rye Rye at the Paramount

Show Date: June 19, 2012

When I saw that Rye Rye and Scissor Sisters would be touring together, my head almost exploded. Would I be able to handle that much neon, strobe lighting, lasers, and club beats in one evening? Heck yes! It was like completing a sweaty Baltimore bass half-marathon fueled completely on adrenaline and then being swallowed up […]

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