Photos & Show Review: Seaweed & the Whore Moans @the Crocodile

The headliner Seaweed had a friendly, mostly male and energetic fan base. That’s cool and it was even cooler to watch these fans mosh while I was at a safe distance from the action. This meant that I was able to take a small video of the moshing just with my little camera so while […]

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Photos & Show Review: stellastarr* @ Chop Suey

I’ve missed stellastarr*. Last time I saw them perform was about two years ago when they opened for Editors. They finished their third CD, Civilized, which they released in July – and what I have heard from it this is a magnificent CD. stellastarr*’s back now and just completed a headlining tour the other night […]

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Photos & Show Review: The Morning After Girls @ Chop Suey

How in love am I with the Morning After Girls? Very, very much. Some bands are able to fold into my blood stream and this is one of them. They’ve got a depth to them that was first revealed to me when I saw the band open for Black Rebel Motorcycle Club a few years […]

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Photos: Block Party Day Two

A friend had gifted me tickets to the Capitol Hill Block Party; which seemed an opportunity too good to pass up!  Having not attended an American music festival before, this seemed a good stepping stone to larger events in Seattle such as Bumbershoot. Upon first glance, Capitol Hill had all the hallmarks of a lively […]

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Photos: No Doubt and Paramore @ White River Amphitheatre

No Doubt played a frenzied set at Auburn’s White River Amphitheatre, Sunday 19 July,  as part of their triumphant reunion tour.  An 18,000-strong crowd of all ages warmed up to pop by Swedish darlings The Sounds and Tennessee’s Paramore, both notably led by female vocalists. Photos from Paramore: Close No Doubt emerged in full force, […]

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