Steven Page – co-founder of the Barenaked Ladies – played a seated show at the Showbox Market on Friday in support of his first solo album, Page One. He had a great rapport with the crowd and twice, a woman named Marla was up on stage dancing while Steven played.
The Swedish, indie pop group – The Concretes – were the headliners on Monday at Neumos. The six-member band, fronted by lead singer and founding member Lisa Milberg, are currently touring the US in support of their latest album, WYWH, that was released last year.
Despite the weatherman’s threat of heavy snow in the Seattle metro area, John Popper and the Duskray Troubadours attracted a good-sized audience at Neumos last night. As the first stop on an extensive U.S. tour, they played numerous songs from their forthcoming self-titled album to be released next Tuesday (3/1), as well as several Blues […]
Nicole Atkins performed at the Tractor Tavern in Ballard on Saturday in support of her new album, Mondo Amore, which was released last Tuesday (2/8). Watch for her on Conan O’Brien this Thursday (2/17). I’ll have the pleasure though of seeing Nicole again live next month at SXSW in Austin.
Jazz saxophonist Mindi Abair and her four-piece band played their first of five dates at Jazz Alley on Thursday. She is currently touring the US in support of her latest album, In Hi-Fi Stereo. Band members include Rodney Lee (keys), Jay Gore (guitar), Derek Frank (bass) and Jeremy Tate (drums).