Interview & Review: Strange Talk @ Barboza, Mon. 5/19

Last Monday a synthpop boy band called Strange Talk, out of Australia, loomed into town from their latest show in Portland in the midst of a mostly sold out American tour. This has been Strange Talk’s first tour since their album Cast Away dropped. The band members are Stephen Docker and Gerard Sidhu (who both […]

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Photos and Review: NeedToBreathe with Foy Vance @ Neptune

NeedToBreathe My assignment last evening was to photograph the amazing folk/blues singer, Foy Vance, from Bangor, Northern Ireland – near Belfast. Foy is an incredible talent who is a must see. Imagine my surprise when I found that he wasn’t the headliner. I asked who was, and I was told a Christian Rock group. Oh […]

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Interview: Dave Segal

Interview with Dave Segal by Marz The raddest writer that northwesterners have ever read on a weekly basis is Dave Segal. He is the go-to for underground music knowledge in Seattle. Around the neighborhood you can spot him from time to time as he walks or runs past you or at various shows or parties, […]

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Music: Nightmare Fortress (Gold Wolf Galaxy Remix), Borgore & Painted Palms

Seattle’s Nightmare Fortress, a very cool electro goth band, gets a remix by Gold Wolf Galaxy. Gold Wolf Galaxy, also from Seattle, are, by their own description, “doom disco rock.” I applaud each of these groups. Have a listen to Gold Wolf Galaxy’s remix of “The Soft Kill”: Nightmare Fortress Gold Wolf Galaxy And here’s […]

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Music: Android Amaker, Ace Reporter & Pillar Point

New music this week includes awesome tunes from Android Amaker, Ace Reporter and Pillar Point. When I heard each one of these songs I had one of those omg freak out moments. Android Amaker, a collaboration including Seattle musicians Brent Amaker (Brent Amaker and the Rodeo), Vox Mod and P Smoov (Mad Rad, Fresh Espresso), […]

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