Sweaty Soul: Vintage Trouble With Desi Valentine

Sweaty Soul: Vintage Trouble With Desi Valentine

Vintage Trouble w/ Desi Valentine Neumos, Seattle, WA 11.11.17 Choose any Saturday night to pop by Neumos and you’ll find them hosting notable metal, alternative, folk, electronic, and pop artists. But this time, the Seattle stage overflowed with dynamic soul from UK...
Daniel Caesar: More Than Studio Magic

Daniel Caesar: More Than Studio Magic

Daniel Caesar w/ Jhene Aiko The Crocodile, Seattle, WA 11.10.17 It’s easy to get lost in a massive lineup like Bumbershoot. So when Daniel Caesar played day two at KeyArena, he didn’t seem to make much of a splash. I heard everything from “it was a spiritual...
Duke Evers On The Rise

Duke Evers On The Rise

Alex Clare w/ Bobby Bazini and Duke Evers Neumos, Seattle, WA 11.08.17 Occupying a little corner in the middle of Capitol Hill, Neumos is home to some of the best on-the-rise concerts around. So when local band Duke Evers was added as a last minute opener to Alex...
LANY Is Easy To Love

LANY Is Easy To Love

LANY w/ Dagny Showbox, Seattle, WA 11.07.17 LANY pretty much came out of nowhere. They’ve shown up randomly on a few Youtuber-made compilations since around 2015, and managed to headline a packed show at the Neptune a little over a year ago. With a positive response...
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...
Night Ranger: Still Rocking America

Night Ranger: Still Rocking America

Night Ranger Tulalip Resort Casino, Tulalip, WA 11.04.17 Everyone was ready to rock for Night Ranger’s 35-year anniversary tour. The sold-out Tulalip Resort Casino was packed full of fans looking forward to an evening with the Bay Area rockers. One of the greatest...
Sabrina Claudio Hits The Sweet Spot with 6LACK

Sabrina Claudio Hits The Sweet Spot with 6LACK

6LACK w/ Sabrina Claudio and Sy Ari Da Kid Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 11.04.17 Unless the opener is a recognizable name with a popular track or two under their belt, the typical crowd is only paying attention because they got there for a good spot. But refusing to be...
Ministry Fans Get Their Fix

Ministry Fans Get Their Fix

Ministry Showbox SoDo, Seattle, WA 11.01.17 It has been several years since Al Jourgensen and the industrial metal juggernauts of Ministry have been through Seattle, so Showbox SoDo was packed with fans there to witness the rare treat. After a few-year hiatus Ministry...
Tegan And Sara Don’t Live Together

Tegan And Sara Don’t Live Together

Tegan and Sara Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 10.27.17 If it’s true that by owning your criticism you take the power out of it, then Tegan and Sara are officially a force to be reckoned with. Received poorly by critics—yet beloved by fans—the duo’s fifth...