Show Preview: Blessed Deep, The Spinning Whips & What What Now @ the Blue Moon this Friday

A special night is in store for us at the Blue Moon this Friday, presented by Sound on the Sound. Two bands boasting tons of local talent will be playing their very first shows – Ice Age Cobra’s Jordan West in The Spinning Whips and Chuck Yay-Grr’s Holly Deye in Blessed Deep. Also playing – one of my favorite local […]

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Show Preview: Give Seattle 2009 showcase @ The Croc this Thursday

Two of my favorite local acts are playing Give Seattle 2009‘s showcase at the Crocodile this Thursday – Kinski and Gabe Mintz, and I can’t wait. Both are incredible live and both will make excellent use of the Croc’s outstanding sound system. Check out Give Seattle’s site for more info about the show and the cause, […]

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Photos: What What Now and Fun Fun Fun @ the Comet

It’s easy to skip shows and stay home now that the weather is changing, and I very nearly did last Wednesday night, but am so glad I got myself out of my apartment and headed to Capitol Hill. The Comet Tavern hosted one of my favorite bands, What What Now, who played with new-to-me bands Fun Fun Fun, Battlehooch, […]

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Photos: Sleepy Eyes of Death @ Neumos

Sleepy Eyes of Death opened a busy night at Neumos on Friday and I was there, soaking up their full experience. Fog streamed, lights flashed, and they sounded terrific. After ten SEOD shows, I can confidently say they are one of the most consistently solid bands I’ve seen. They are taking a few months off […]

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Interview: People Within

People Within is a band I will gladly let speak for themselves. I’ve seen them live several times and recommend you check them out, but know there’s nothing I could say that would top their own words. We met at the Blue Moon recently to chat about their music, their fans, and their new CD. We settled in with […]

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