News: Punter buys Sonic Youth’s stolen guitar on Ebay

I read this amazing thread on Offsetguitars.com about one lucky guitarist buying a Fender Mustang on Ebay for $500…only to discover it was one of the many pieces of equipment stolen when someone drove off with Sonic Youth’s equipment van in 1999! To save you reading all 35 pages of the thread, here’s what went […]

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Movie – Iron Maiden: Flight 666

I caught the highly entertaining Iron Maiden documentary last night, and realized I’ve been taking this legendary band for granted for a very long time. I first discovered them in high school, when Piece of Mind was released and was a somewhat rabid fan for a few years, then left them behind to follow my […]

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Blush Photo Show & Concert

Kristen Truax of Blush Photo opens her photography exhibit on Thursday, April 2nd. Kristen’s a versatile and talented photographer whose work I admire greatly. Seattle is very lucky to have her. See Me River will perform and even those of you under 21 can go! @ Gibson Guitar Showroom in Seattle (Pioneer Square) 159 S […]

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Bumbershoot 2009 Lineup

Bumbershoot announced some of the acts scheduled to appear at 2009’s festivities: Sheryl Crow / Modest Mouse / Katy Perry / Michael Franti & Spearhead / De La Soul / Raphael Saadiq / Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan / The Long Winters / Sly & Robbie & the Taxi Gang / World Party / MSTRKRFT […]

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RIP: Travis Criscola

Cute Lepers‘ guitarist Travis Criscola passed away this weekend at the age of 24. Travis Criscola @ Neumos in January 2009 – photo by Amelia Steve E. Nix of Cute Lepers wrote the following on their myspace blog: Travis Criscola, rest in peace Early the morning of March 28, in Cincinnati our friend and band-mate […]

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