Show Review & Photos: Steven Tyler @ McCaw Hall

Steven Tyler @ McCaw Hall, 7/8/16 Show Review & Photos by John Rudolph On his 19-city “Out On a Limb” tour, Steven Tyler is dipping his toe into the country music world. Tyler’s new song “Red, White, and You” has a country sound, however do country fans take him seriously? For this show at least, […]

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Show Review and Photos: Mudhoney with Girl Trouble @ Olympia Film Society

Mudhoney with Girl Trouble @ Olympia Film Society, 11/7/14 Show Review & Photos by John Rudolph Mudhoney Two of the most enduring Northwest bands, Mudhoney and Girl Trouble played to a packed house at the vintage Olympia Theater and Olympia Film Society on Friday night. In many ways, the show was a reunion. The Olympia […]

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Photos: The Bangles @ Showbox at the Market

What a trip down Memory Lane! The Bangles showed the audience at the Showbox at the Market that they still have those catchy hooks and great harmonies. Supporting their latest album, Sweetheart of the Sun, founding members Susanna Hoffs, Debbie Peterson, and Vicki Peterson performed both their hits and new material for a very enthusiastic […]

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Marz Time

Marz Time on Back Beat Seattle is an outlet for emerging artists and musicians to share their new projects. There are no rules in self-expression, and there will always be love for the underground. February 17, 2017 It’s been a minute, but I was able to catch Austra with newcomers Year of Death opening up […]

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Show Preview & Interview: Ben Howard @ the Moore, Th. 4/18

Not all musicians can be credible acoustic guitarists and electric guitar players. Some will excel at acoustic rock, but then just fall flat when trying to go electric. Some electric guitarists can sound silly and dull when they go acoustic. But take English singer-songwriter Ben Howard as an example of a musician who does both […]

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