Show preview: 2nd week of 75th Anniversary shows at the Blue Moon

Sound on the Sound presents another great night this Saturday at the 75-year-old Blue Moon with A Gun That Shoots Knives, We Wrote The Book On Connectors and Portland’s Junkface. This one’s a no-brainer – two of my favorite bands (plus Junkface, who promise to be amazing) at one of my favorite venues. If last weekend’s […]

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Show preview: Portugal. The Man & H is for Hellgate @ The Croc tomorrow

I know. Shows on weeknights are tough for us 9-to-5ers, but tomorrow’s offering at The Croc is too good to miss – buck up and come out. Portugal. The Man (from Portland via Wasilla, AK) will headline a great night which also includes incredible local band H is for Hellgate and unknown-to-me Alligators. Doors are […]

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Interview: Kim Moyes of the Presets

The Presets return to Seattle on April 14th for a headlining show at Neumos. I saw them last year on their tour with Cut Copy and was blown away by the power of this band. They’re one of my favorite groups and you should check them out live. I talked with drummer Kim Moyes this […]

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Photos: Travis @ the Showbox. Tuesday Night: White Lies

I took photos last night at Travis’ Showbox appearance. Many more to come and a few are over here too. I am also posting photos from new Back Beat Seattle contributor Nicky Andrews, who sent me some really lovely photos! This was my third time seeing Travis and I can’t wait to see them again. […]

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Show Preview: Head Like a Kite this Friday @ The Croc

I can’t wait for this show! FRIDAY, APRIL 10 at THE CROCODILE Sound Magazine Presents: HEAD LIKE A KITE THE WILD ORCHID CHILDREN PARTMAN PARTHORSE Here’s what HLAK‘s Dave Einmo has to say: To celebrate the opening of the new Crocodile, we’re brewing up a special show Friday, April 10 with Head Like a Kite, […]

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