Show Preview: Handsome Furs @ Neumos, Friday June 5

Handsome Furs will be at Neumos tonight, Friday June 5th. I have been hearing about them for some time and they’ve even got a second CD out – and I am saying here that this duo is really, really great. Their follow up to 2007’s Plague Park, called Face Control is so welcome in my […]

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Show Review & Photos: The Riverboat Gamblers @ El Corazon

Alex Crick braved the Seattle heat wave last night and ventured into El Corazon to shoot pix of the Riverboat Gamblers and to report on the show. All photos by Alex Crick: On a day of record high temperatures in Seattle, the Riverboat Gamblers, a five-piece band from Denton, TX brought their infectious punk rock […]

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Interview: Project Jenny, Project Jan’s Jeremy Haines and Sammy Rubin

I interviewed Jeremy Haines and Sammy Rubin of Project Jenny, Project Jan before their Seattle show in March. I am ashamed to admit that I actually misplaced the interview but the coincidence of losing the interview and the fact that one of my favorite songs of theirs, Negative, concerns lost negatives is not lost on […]

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Photos & Show Review: The Prodigy @ WaMu Theater

The Prodigy have remained one of my favorite bands for quite some time now. When I first saw their video for Firestarter and then their video for Breathe I couldn’t believe my eyes or ears. I even like what they consider their downtime, songs such as Baby’s Got a Temper for example are simply stunning. […]

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Photos & Review: The Color Turning @ the Showbox

I recently caught the Color Turning at their opening show for Scott Weiland in Seattle. Iā€™d been checking them out on myspace for a while and was really excited they got on such a high profile tour. The band is from Los Angeles, a real hot bed of great bands lately (I just saw fellow […]

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