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A new song from a band with a new name

A little while back I posted a video of a new band from Everett called Russian Dragons. They have been working on some new material… Continue reading

Song of the week: Motopony’s ‘Wait For Me’

This week’s song of the week is “Wait For Me” by Seattle/Tacoma band Motopony. Last summer I kept hearing about Motopony from friends who insisted… Continue reading

Top 10 songs from local artists in 2011

The new year is here and now it’s time to make some lists and talk about what was awesome in 2011. Below you will find… Continue reading

Top five albums of 2011 and other honors

Below is a list of my top 5 albums, favorite soundtrack and favorite music video all from 2011, as well as the album I am… Continue reading

The Head and The Heart: A look at the beginning

One of my favorite things about writing this blog is all the cool stuff that comes my way. Sometimes it’s free music or a reader… Continue reading

Lisa Dank plays The Jet this Friday

This Friday night Lisa Dank is bringing electronic music to The Jet Bar and Grill in Mill Creek and she is ready dance. Not only… Continue reading

Sasquatch lineup coming next week; here’s my wish list

The Sasquatch! Music Festival has become a pretty big deal around these parts and next Thursday night the 2012 lineup will be announced. This year… Continue reading

An interview with Seattle’s Graig Markel on his new record

Seattle singer, songwriter and producer Graig Markel’s new self-titled solo album is finally here. Last summer tracks from Markel’s new project started to surface on… Continue reading

Allen Stone and Macklemore surprise the Neptune with new song

A while back I got the chance to interview Seattle soul singer Allen Stone and we spent a good portion of the interview talking about… Continue reading

Grizzled Mighty to play the Anchor on Thursday

I get a lot of emails telling me about shows happening between the Canadian boarder and Portland. Typically these emails are press releases about shows… Continue reading

A new video from The Shins

After more than five years away The Shins are breaking the silence. Their new album Port of Morrow is set to be released on March… Continue reading

Song of the week: Sol’s ‘Stage Dive’

It’s time for a new segment on the blog. Every Friday I am going to post a song of the week. Sometimes the song will… Continue reading

OK Go teams with Chevy to combine music video, car commercial

In case you didn’t watch the Super Bowl on Sunday, Chevy is pushing their new Sonic pretty hard right now and stepping up their advertising… Continue reading

Show alert: The Horde and the Harem

Last week Seattle folk band The Horde and the Harem released their new record “A Long Midwinter” and held a release party to celebrate. I… Continue reading

Live tweeting the Sasquatch launch party

I’ll be at the Sasquatch! launch party, live tweeting the lineup for this year’s music festival as it’s announced tonight. This year the party will… Continue reading

Local talent competes tonight at Emory’s

Tonight is the finals of Emory’s Sink or Swim open mic talent competition. This will be the fifth week of the contest and will feature… Continue reading

Show recommendations for May

This month is loaded with lots of great shows. There is so much to say about Sasquatch coming up this month and all the bands… Continue reading

Tony Bennett, Jane’s Addiction lead Bumbershoot lineup

The 2012 Bumbershoot lineup was announced yesterday and it is a little all over the place. The lineup has sparked a lot of discussion just… Continue reading

Jet City Stream Sasquatch giveaway

The 2012 Sasquatch! Music Festival sold out a while back. Single-day tickets were not released this year, just 4-day passes. That was a first for… Continue reading

Song of the week: ‘All My People Go’ by Kris Orlowski

I first got the chance to see Seattle’s Kris Orlowski open for Allen Stone back in January. I went to the Neptune that night to… Continue reading