Third Eye Blind – Summer Gods Tour

Third Eye Blind – Summer Gods Tour

Third Eye Blind w/ Jimmy Eat World, Ra Ra Riot WaMu Theater, Seattle, WA 06.19.19 There was supposed to be a new Third Eye Blind album this year. This was supposed to be that tour. Despite the lack of new release, a massive crowd filled out Seattle’s WaMu...
Sweet Dreams Of Billie Eilish

Sweet Dreams Of Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish Marymoor Park, Redmond, WA 06.02.19 The 17-year-old pop wunderkind, Billie Eilish, opened her “When We All Fall Asleep” world tour at Marymoor Park Concerts to a packed, sold out crowd. Teens lined up at dawn to make sure they could claim a...
Indulging In Lyricism With J.I.D And Saba

Indulging In Lyricism With J.I.D And Saba

J.I.D w/ Saba and Mereba Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 05.29.19 A sold-out Showbox SoDo slowly filled with eager fans waiting to hear high-speed lyrical delivery with introspective meaning. The stage was dark with hints of blue-back lighting coming from behind the DJ...
The High-decibel Empathy Of Idles

The High-decibel Empathy Of Idles

IDLES w/ Fontaines D.C. Neumos, Seattle, WA 05.28.19 Idles are the man with a perm. My neck hurts this morning from the whiplashing I took of high-decibel empathy and honesty getting banged out by the current epochal voice of reason in the music industry. Heavy,...
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...
Jorja Smith and Kali Uchis: The Duo You Need

Jorja Smith and Kali Uchis: The Duo You Need

Jorja Smith + Kali Uchis WaMu Theater, Seattle, WA 05.20.19 When Jorja Smith and Kali Uchis announced a tour together, it was the duo the world didn’t know we needed. Two of the most badass women in R&B, collaborating for a night of girl power, and it shaped up to...
The Full Spectrum Fun Of Lost Evenings Fest

The Full Spectrum Fun Of Lost Evenings Fest

Lost Evenings Festival House of Blues, Boston, MA 05.16.19 – 05.19.19 Frank Turner’s sold out Lost Evenings Festival wasn’t just four nights of folk music and punk rock, it also offered a daily open-mic (which Turner played at) at Bill’s Tavern...
Blackbear: Know His Name

Blackbear: Know His Name

Blackbear w/ Elohim Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 05.17.19 Blackbear seems to be one of those artists that fans can never quite track down. In 2017 he dropped two albums almost back to back, both stacked with big name features and tracks that would grow into iconic...
Breathing A New Life Into Passion Pit

Breathing A New Life Into Passion Pit

Passion Pit w/ The Beaches Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 05.07.19 A decade ago, Passion Pit went from being a brand new band to everyone knowing them overnight. Their debut album, Manners was so popular by the end of their first tour cycle that they were selling out shows...
Bad Suns Set The Tone For Sun

Bad Suns Set The Tone For Sun

Bad Suns w/ Carlie Hanson Neptune Theatre, Seattle, WA 05.07.19 Among lots of new bands and music coming out every single day, some bands will always hold a special place in the heart of fans. One such band, Bad Suns, is now on their third album of perfect, sunny,...