Jorja Smith Is Next Level Live

Jorja Smith Is Next Level Live

Jorja Smith w/ Ravyn Lenae Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 11.19.18 When the Black Panther soundtrack dropped earlier this year, it felt like the whole world zeroed in on it. A project of Kendrick Lamar, The Weekend, and SZA, the album was meant to feature some of the most...
Welcome Home Katie Kuffel

Welcome Home Katie Kuffel

Katie Kuffel w/ DATENITE and Arthur James Sunset Tavern, Seattle, WA 11.15.18 After a wildly successful trip up and down the west coast to promote her latest release, Take It Up, Katie Kuffel put a bow on her tour with a homecoming show at The Sunset, including...
Slywave Hits Straight Through The Heart

Slywave Hits Straight Through The Heart

Joywave and Sir Sly w/ Donna Missal Neptune Theatre, Seattle, WA 11.09.18 There are some moments in life when all the stars seem to align, everything falls into place, and something is just right. That’s how I felt when I saw Sir Sly and Joywave (i.e. “Slywave”)...
#20GAYTEEN Is Real At Troye Sivan’s Bloom Tour

#20GAYTEEN Is Real At Troye Sivan’s Bloom Tour

Troye Sivan w/ Kim Petras and Carlie Hanson Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WA 11.07.18 “This room is the future,” declared 23-year-old Troye Sivan to a sold-out crowd at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, and his words couldn’t have been truer....
The Essentialist: Playboi Carti Live in Seattle

The Essentialist: Playboi Carti Live in Seattle

Playboi Carti Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 11.06.18 Playboi Carti easily had one of the most memorable shows I’ve been to. The journey starts on November 6 at Showbox Sodo. Hundreds of fans lined up out in the cold, ready to party with the rapper that’s blown up this...
A Good Night To Be With Tank and The Bangas

A Good Night To Be With Tank and The Bangas

Tank and The Bangas w/ Big Freedia and Naughty Professor The Neptune, Seattle, WA 11.06.18 “Kitchen sink.” It’s a term you might find on a restaurant menu describing a dish that has just about everything. Mine usually come in the form of a breakfast...