More Bumbershoot! Photos: Lonely H, LMFAO, and Hole End Session

I was fortunate enough to be a part of the private Hole End Session held at Bumbershoot (that sounds a lot more dirty than it actually is). It was definitely an experience and we all learned a lot, probably too much, about Miss Courtney Love. Over-sharing aside, it was fun to see her live and […]

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Photos: Matt & Kim Kill It At the Showbox

Matt and Kim, seemingly a sweet poppy duo, absolutely destroyed the packed house on Tuesday. You would never have thought it was the middle of the week. The crowd chanted Matt & Kim over and over, even after they’d come on stage! Before the main act, Champagne Champagne warmed the crowd up, as they always […]

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Photos: Fresh Espresso & Hey Marseilles @ Bumbershoot

Two bands with quite a local following performed at this year’s Bumbershoot. Fresh Espresso, a talented hip hop group, and Hey Marseilles, an amazing orchestral rock group. Fresh Espresso Hey Marseilles

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Bumbershoot: Brent Amaker and BOAT

If you have yet to see Brent Amaker and the Rodeo, you’re missing out something fierce. This guy has attitude out the ying yang and a lovely female assistant that answers his every whim (for prep on-stage anyway). His sound is exactly as you’d expect; a fun combo of country and rockabilly. It’s not just […]

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Bumbershoot: David Bazan KEXP Lounge & Fences

Two exceptionally talented local solo artists added in backing bands for their Bumbershoot appearances. David Bazan never fails to hush an audience with his beautiful voice and heartfelt words; his KEXP lounge show was just one more example. Fences played his set at the EMP skychurch stage. He had some major musician swap-outs in his […]

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