Photos: The Redwood Plan @ Cha Cha Lounge

The Redwood Plan is one of the best bands in Seattle, hands down. They rocked out a great set at Cha Cha on Sunday, blazing through favorites (I’ll never get enough of Je Suis Romantique) and treating us to a brand new song. Check their site for upcoming shows and do not miss a single […]

Share

Photos & Show Review: Lady Sovereign @ the Crocodile

I caught Lady Sovereign at the Crocodile recently and wow, I really love this woman. She’s charming, talented, beautiful and smart. She came out in a Married to the Mob sweatshirt, then stripped down into a Married to the Mob T-shirt, and eventually to a purple tank top. She borrowed an audience member’s brush to […]

Share

Photos: Metric @ the Showbox

Metric pounced into Seattle last Thursday and put on a glowing show. I like their energy and I think Emily Haines is deservedly known as a talented and sexy performer. And they did some of my favorite songs of theirs, including Dead Disco and Help I’m Alive. I was also impressed that Haines mentioned their […]

Share

Photos: Feral Children @ Neumos

Feral Children showcased new music at Neumos on Friday and given the audience reaction, I’m not alone in eagerly awaiting their upcoming release. The long gap between shows gave me the opportunity to appreciate anew not only the intense experience of seeing them live, but the gifted musicians that make up this unique band. Check […]

Share

New Photographer: Jackie Canchola

Welcome, welcome, welcome to the newest photographer to contribute to Back Beat Seattle, Jackie Canchola. She’s brilliant. We’re looking forward to more amazing shots from her: Crowd Surfers at Sasquatch Super Geek League The Hives

Share