Pixies: Anything But Understated

Pixies: Anything But Understated

Pixies w/ the Orwells Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA 12.03.17 Walking into the Paramount for the Pixies show, I imagined a very chill, quiet crowd listening to slow space jams. But this was an assumption by someone who only knows a handful of the veteran indie rock...
Enjoying The Spirit Of Depeche Mode

Enjoying The Spirit Of Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode w/ Warpaint KeyArena, Seattle, WA 10.21.17 I can only hope that I am aging just as well as Brit new wave electro-rockers Depeche Mode, though I have my doubts. Looking every inch as slick and sounding every note as powerful as they started out nearly four...
The Return Of Nick Murphy

The Return Of Nick Murphy

Nick Murphy (aka Chet Faker) w/ Charlotte Cardin Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 10.14.17 Nick Murphy—fka Chet Faker—established himself as a forerunner in jazz, electro-synth, and pop by helping to define quite a few festivals in the past. With his new EP Missing Link and...
Young The Giant’s Live Journey

Young The Giant’s Live Journey

Young the Giant w/ Cold War Kids and Joywave WaMu Theater, Seattle, WA 08.11.17 WaMu Theater, Young the Giant’s venue for the night, is a small subsection of Centurylink Field and Event Center, adjacent to Safeco Field. Sound irrelevant? Usually it doesn’t...
Future Fans The Flames

Future Fans The Flames

Future w/ Migos, A$AP Ferg, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, and Zoey Dollaz White River Amphitheatre, Auburn, WA 06.10.17 Hip Hop fans flocked to White River Amphitheatre for Future’s Nobody Safe Tour like moths to a flame. Stacked with a stellar lineup, the show...