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 […]

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Show Review & Photos: Peaches at the Showbox

Peaches is such a star. I first saw her at Neumos in Seattle in 2004, so this is kind of my five year anniversary with her. She’s got an incredible, inspiring and adventurous oeuvre and collaborated with other icons – Iggy Pop especially comes to mind. Her most recent release, I Feel Cream, including its […]

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Show Review & Photos: The Riverboat Gamblers @ El Corazon

Alex Crick braved the Seattle heat wave last night and ventured into El Corazon to shoot pix of the Riverboat Gamblers and to report on the show. All photos by Alex Crick: On a day of record high temperatures in Seattle, the Riverboat Gamblers, a five-piece band from Denton, TX brought their infectious punk rock […]

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Photos & Show Review: The Prodigy @ WaMu Theater

The Prodigy have remained one of my favorite bands for quite some time now. When I first saw their video for Firestarter and then their video for Breathe I couldn’t believe my eyes or ears. I even like what they consider their downtime, songs such as Baby’s Got a Temper for example are simply stunning. […]

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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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