Brittany Howard: Lone Star Shining

Brittany Howard: Lone Star Shining

Brittany Howard Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 11.18.19 When I think about how to describe Brittany Howard’s solo performance—which was far from solo—those famous Curtis Mayfield lyrics come to mind. “I’m givin’ him somethin’ he can feel/To...
Concert Preview: Brittany Howard

Concert Preview: Brittany Howard

Preview: Brittany Howard Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 11.18.19 There is undeniable power in creativity and in those beings that possess it. The ability to tap into your truth, to bring new ideas, new voices, new stories to life is one often taken for granted when...
Jenny Lewis Brings Out The Big Balloons

Jenny Lewis Brings Out The Big Balloons

Jenny Lewis w/ Karl Blau Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 05.21.19 For 20 years, under a wealth of noms-de-plume, Jenny Lewis has been delivering tunes to the indie-loving masses with her specific storytelling voice and solid musicianship. Touring in support of her fourth...
The Fledgling Swagger Of King Princess

The Fledgling Swagger Of King Princess

King Princess w/ Banoffee and Miss Texas 1988 Showbox, Seattle, WA 04.26.19 The final night of King Princess’ spring tour happened to coincide with “Lesbian Visibility Day” and visibility was exactly what a room full of young queer teens got, along...
Pop-Punk Show Offs: State Champs

Pop-Punk Show Offs: State Champs

State Champs w/Our Last Night and The Dangerous Summer Showbox, Seattle, WA 03.21.19 It’s comforting to know that, even as the world is flooded by memes about songs like “Thotiana” and “Old-Town Road,” there will always be a strong pop-punk scene buried somewhere in...