The Crystal Method returned this year with their fourth studio album, Divided by Night, a smashing collection of songs featuring such diverse artists from Matisyahu to Peter Cook. I got the wonderful chance to talk with the Crystal Method’s Ken Jordan, who along with Scott Kirkland, has created significant electronic music that’s maintained its cool […]
Both the Melvins and Green River have long been on my regret list – bands I thought I’d never see live. Last summer’s excellent SP20 festival allowed me to cross Green River off that list and tomorrow night will see my Melvins dream realized at their 25th anniversary show at Showbox at the Market. I’m […]
The Apple War is opening for another great local Seattle band, the Purrs Monday night, May 18th at Neumos. I suggest you go. I saw the Apple War a couple weeks ago at the Sunset and they actually made me happy. Do you know how hard positive music is to do? I think it’s really […]
Tomorrow night (Friday 5.15) is your last chance to see Sleepy Eyes of Death before the Capital Hill Block Party, so get yourselves over to Bellevue. This is an all-ages show that starts early – SEOD is scheduled to start at 9pm. Venue info: Ground Zero, 209 100th Ave NE (near Bellevue Sq.). For $6, […]
New Zealand’s Flight of the Conchords play their first show of three (that’s right, three) tonight, May 11th, at the Paramount. If there are any tix left to these shows you might find them here. I hope they do Robots/AKA The Humans are Dead and Crying.