Sister cities – Reykjavik and Seattle – came together at the Croc on Friday for an evening of music. Nathan Wade, Petur Ben, Jason Dodson, Lay Low, Rachael Flotard, Rusty Willoughby, Sindri Mar Sigfusson, John John Roderick and Mugison played four sets with everyone back on stage for the encore.
Ingrid Michaelson, flanked by Bess Rogers and Allie Moss, played to a packed crowd at the Showbox Sodo last week. Coincidently, Ingrid’s beau, Greg Lawell, will be in town next Sunday as the headliner at KMTT’s CD release party at EMP.
Kevin May and Mick Lynch of the Guggenheim Grotto opened for Ingrid Michaelson at the Showbox SoDo on Thursday for a nearly sold-out crowd. The Irish band’s third CD, The Universe is Laughing, is out now – get it here.
LeAnn Rimes performed at a sold out show at the Snoqualmie Casino last Saturday … The singer is on the cover of this month’s Shape, revealing that she stays in tour-ready shape by boxing. You can follow Rimes on Twitter.
Oh oh, it’s time for a confession … the real reason I requested to shoot the Black Keys’ show at the Paramount on Saturday was to cover Nicole Atkins. She knocked me out three years ago when I saw her open for the Pipettes at the Croc. Since then I’ve had the pleasure of seeing […]