Show Review & Photos: The Darkness @ the Showbox

The Darkness @ the Showbox, 4/3/17 ~ Review & Photos by Dagmar The Darkness‘ Justin Hawkins In April, I got to see the Darkness for the third time! I missed their first visit in Seattle back in 2004 (I think it was 2004 – in any case it was their first visit here after Permission […]

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Show Preview: ALVVAYS @ Neumos, Fri. 4/6

ALVVAYS @ Neumos, Fri. 4/6 ~Dagmar ALVVAYS Canadian pop quartet ALLVAYS headlines Neumos on Friday, April 6th. This is just the second time in Seattle that they’ve shared songs of their latest, Antisocialites. Led by such gorgeous vocals from Molly Rankin, the group creates massively rememberable tracks. Really really appealing stuff. “Dream Tonite” must be […]

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Video: Cheat Codes’ “No Promises”

Song: “No Promises” Artist: Cheat Codes featuring Demi Lovato Why You Want to Watch: Directed by Hannah Lux Davis, who has roots in Bellevue, Washington (a local !!!!!), Cheat Codes’ “No Promises” video features Demi Lovato. I like the apocalyptic visuals and muted neons. Cheat Codes & Demi Lovato

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Video: Kid Astray’s “Joanne”

Song: “Joanne” Artist: Kid Astray Why You Want to Watch: This one’s got just what you need when checking out a band: the band, the song and cool lights! Kid Astray is a Norway-based quintet incorporating synth, bass and pop, and I’m digging them. The video, directed by Ask Sunde, a talented photographer in Oslo, […]

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Show Preview: Romeo & Juliet @ Can Can – Now Through 4/29

Show Preview: Romeo & Juliet @ Can Can ~Dagmar Romeo & Juliet – photo by Bruce Dugdale I am a big Shakespeare fan. I have a BA in English and studied Shakespeare at University. Sometimes I am a purist, as in I only want to see Shakespeare done approximately as it might have been done […]

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