Tedeschi Trucks: Jam Band Reimagined

Tedeschi Trucks: Jam Band Reimagined

Tedeschi Trucks Band Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA 11.05.17 Tedeschi Trucks Band are a force of musicality. The yin and yang of Susan Tedeschi and husband Derek Trucks—one bursting with vibrancy and spirit, the other laser focused on being arguably the best...
It’s All Frosting From Hoodie Allen

It’s All Frosting From Hoodie Allen

Hoodie Allen w/ Luke Christopher and Myles Parrish Showbox, Seattle, WA 10.26.17 After huge collabs with the likes of Blackbear, Kyle, and even Ed Sheeran, it seemed like Hoodie Allen’s show at The Showbox would sell out pretty quickly. However, walking in about ten...
Concert Preview: Stubborn Son Strike Again

Concert Preview: Stubborn Son Strike Again

Concert Preview: Stubborn Son High Dive, Seattle, WA 11.03.17 It’s been a bit since we’ve heard from Stubborn Son, a local rock trio that brought their stripped-down sound to 2015’s full-length, Birthright, but the group is back—albeit with a few...
High Kicks And Falsettos With Penny And Sparrow

High Kicks And Falsettos With Penny And Sparrow

Penny and Sparrow w/ Lowland Hum Columbia City Theater, Seattle, WA 10.25.17 Folk singer/songwriters Penny and Sparrow have a distinct style—acoustic, talented storytellers, low-key and quiet—but with a twist. Seattle’s Columbia City Theater played the perfect...
Free Floating With Milky Chance

Free Floating With Milky Chance

Milky Chance w/ the Other Band Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 10.23.17 Alternative concerts usually keep to the basics: drums, vocals, bass, and a guitar or two; but not a Milky Chance show. The German duo has all the standards, sure, but they mix it up right from the...
Oh Wonder On The Radar

Oh Wonder On The Radar

Oh Wonder w/ Jaymes Young Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 10.22.17 Since they started releasing their alt-pop singles in 2014, Brit duo Oh Wonder have been flying just under the radar despite “Technicolor Beat,” from their 2015 self-titled debut, being featured in every...
Mutemath Are Alive And Hugging

Mutemath Are Alive And Hugging

Mutemath w/ Colony House and Romes Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 10.19.17 Losing integral band members just a few weeks before heading out on tour might throw a lesser band for a loop, but not Mutemath. With their “Play Dead Live” tour in support...
The Stunning Satire Of Arcade Fire

The Stunning Satire Of Arcade Fire

 Arcade Fire w/ Phantogram KeyArena, Seattle, WA 10.15.17 From disco brilliance to neon spectacle, Arcade Fire aren’t afraid to put an over-the-top spin on things, which is exactly what they did at Seattle’s KeyArena for a stop supporting this...
Concert Preview: Hoodie Allen

Concert Preview: Hoodie Allen

Preview: Hoodie Allen Showbox, Seattle, WA 10.26.17 It’s pop rap. And it’s unapologetic. Hoodie Allen – née Steven Markowitz of Long Island, NY – has just released his third full-length album, The Hype, and while many may scoff, there are...