Photos: Tove Lo @ Showbox SoDo

Tove Lo is marvelous! The Swedish singer-songwriter visited Seattle on October 7th, and brought her first headlining tour, Queen of the Clouds, to her admirers. And we here at Back Beat Seattle are definitely admirers. We’re looking forward to catching Lo when she returns as the opener for Maroon 5 next October. Only 11 months […]

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Photos: Zella Day @ Chop Suey

Photographer Casey Brevig caught singer-songwriter Zella Day at Chop Suey in September. Day finishes her tour in Russia tomorrow, where there is solid evidence the Arizona native has awesome fans (check out some dolls from a fan!). The young Zella Day (she’s 20) bases herself in Los Angeles, where she recorded new album Kicker with […]

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Photos: Empire of the Sun @ Marymoor Park

Look at that massive, futuristic headdress! That can only mean one thing: Australia’s Empire of the Sun. Marymoor Park had the group play its outdoor stage in September, and Empire of the Sun gave a complete show with lasers and dancers. And now. . . photos by Casey Brevig: Empire of the Sun

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Photos: Sage Francis @ Neumos

Neumos had “lovable curmudgeon” Sage Francis on its stage back in September. Francis was on his Going Through Hell Tour; he’ll wrap up that tour on November 15th in Madison, Wisconsin. The hip hop musician has his own label, Strange Famous Records, which also counts B. Dolan, among others, on its roster. Known for his […]

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Photos: Colleen Green @ Lo-Fi

Colleen Green, and her band, came up from Los Angeles to play the Lo-Fi this September. With a self-described genre of “Whatever U Want,” Green released I Want to Grow Up on Seattle’s Hardly Art label in 2015. Fans and future fans in Seattle, be on alert: Green returns for a show at El Corazon […]

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