Concert Preview: Ben Howard

Concert Preview: Ben Howard

Preview: Ben Howard Paramount, Seattle, WA 09.21.18 Ben Howard is just the vibe Seattle needs right now. As Pumpkin Spice Lattes are being advertised again and the weather takes a turn for the cold, maybe it’s time we transition from sunny festival dance-pop back to...
Be More Kind Day with Frank Turner

Be More Kind Day with Frank Turner

Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls w/ Bad Cop Bad Cop and Trapper Schoepp Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 09.07.18 By proclamation of Seattle Mayor, Jenny Durkan, September 7th was “Be More Kind Day.” And it just so happens that Frank Turner’s new album shares the...
Interview: Sasha Sloan

Interview: Sasha Sloan

Interview: Sasha Sloan 09.02.18 While her solo career might just be hitting its stride, Sasha Sloan’s voice is certainly no stranger to the charts. For the past few years, this young singer-songwriter has been co-penning—and lending vocals to—tracks for the...
Interview: lovelytheband

Interview: lovelytheband

Interview: lovelytheband 09.02.18 LA indie rockers lovelytheband may only have a year or two together under their belt, but their dynamic—on and off the stage—is clear. Supporting the release of their full-length debut, finding it hard to smile, the three-piece...
Interview: Carlie Hanson

Interview: Carlie Hanson

 Interview: Carlie Hanson 09.02.18 Mood? Cooler than you. But when we sat down with 18-year-old Carlie Hanson at Bumbershoot, she was more than happy to share a bit about her pop roots and hip-hop idols with us. Raised in Wisconsin, Hanson popped onto our radar fresh...
Interview: Xie

Interview: Xie

Interview: Xie 08.31.18 Multi-hyphenate artist Xie knows her way around a beat, but she’s far more than just an up-and-coming producer. A singer, producer, DJ, and visual artist, Xie’s inventive tracks and remixes blend hip-hop and dream pop into...
Preview: Ever So Android

Preview: Ever So Android

Preview: Ever So Android The Crodocile, Seattle, WA 08.25.18 They say if you love someone to set them free. And Seattle did just that when Ever So Android flew south to Los Angeles, leaving their longstanding local fans eager for more. Well, they’re back. This...
Preview: New Music from Zach Warnes

Preview: New Music from Zach Warnes

Preview: Zach Warnes Tractor Tavern, Seattle, WA 08.23.18 A stalwart of Seattle’s music scene via bands like Lonely Mountain Lovers and Boots To The Moon, Zach Warnes today releases GD, his first solo effort. Recorded and performed with longtime producer and...
Smokepurpp’s Hype Return To Seattle

Smokepurpp’s Hype Return To Seattle

Smokepurpp w/  Keshawn Showbox, Seattle, WA 08.16.18 If you walked around Capitol Hill or downtown in August, you probably passed by a poster featuring a dimly lit photo of someone blowing a big cloud of white smoke. No, it wasn’t an advertisement for a new pot shop,...
Our Official Guide to Bumbershoot 2018

Our Official Guide to Bumbershoot 2018

Preview: Bumbershoot 2018 Seattle Center, Seattle, WA 08.31.18 – 09.02.18 On April 30th, 2018, Seattle was divided into two groups: those for and those against this year’s slightly odd Bumbershoot lineup. With most of the big-font slots on the poster listing...