Photos & Review: The Color Turning @ the Showbox

I recently caught the Color Turning at their opening show for Scott Weiland in Seattle. I’d been checking them out on myspace for a while and was really excited they got on such a high profile tour. The band is from Los Angeles, a real hot bed of great bands lately (I just saw fellow […]

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photos: built to spill & ra ra riot @ uw hub lawn

I’ve loved Built to Spill since The Normal Years and ditched work early Friday to brave the sun and see them with Ra Ra Riot on the UW Hub lawn. I spent the afternoon blissed out on music – Ra Ra Riot was the perfect opener (I missed Smile Brigade) for Built to Spill, whose fans inspired […]

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Photos: Mexicans at Night @ Blue Moon

Have you heard Mexicans at Night from El Paso? Been lucky enough to see them live? I first listened to them yesterday in advance of what I expected to be a pretty good show at Blue Moon and was blown away by how great they were. If I’m not mistaken, last night was their first […]

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Show Preview: Head Like a Kite @ Chop Suey this Saturday

Head Like a Kite plays first at Chop Suey on Saturday, opening for Her Space Holiday and City Light. I haven’t seen Dave, Trent and the Head Like a Kite guest parade since January and am really excited for this show. Check back post-show for photos and an interview with HLaK frontman Dave Einmo. I took […]

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Photos: The Horrors @ Neumos

The Horrors played in near complete darkness when they opened for the Kills, which is a nightmare when you’re trying to take photos. I’m guessing they wanted to the focus to be entirely on the staggeringly great music, and I understand this. On the other hand they’re a fine looking group of guys who are […]

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