Photos: Kacey Musgraves @ Marymoor Park

Country artist Kacey Musgraves recently opened for Willie Nelson at Marymoor Park in Redmond, east of Seattle. She and her five-member band played material from her two studio albums as well as several new songs. Kacey told the audience that up until the tour started, she’d been busy planning her wedding [with Ruston Kelly] and […]

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Photos: Maddie & Tae @ Auburn Performing Arts Center

Country duo Maddie & Tae – Madison Marlow and Taylor Dye – recently played at the Auburn Performing Arts Center. The show was sponsored by KMPS (94.1 FM) and was a benefit for the Auburn Rotary’s college scholarship fund. Backed by a four-member band, the Nashville-based singer-songwriters played songs from their debut, self-titled album plus […]

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Photos: Megs McLean @ Capps Club

Local country singer-songwriter Megs McLean headlined at Capps Club in Kenmore for her last show of the year. Backed by Tim Fernley (bass), Ilya Ignatov (guitar) and Josh Willaert (drums), Megs sang songs from her EP, Out Of School, as well as several covers. Be sure to see her at one of several shows around […]

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Photos: Watershed @ The Gorge Amphitheatre- Day 2

Day 2 of Watershed was a bit cooler, but high winds delayed Haley Georgia opening on the Main stage. And two hours later, just before Raelynn was to come out, the stage was shut down again and thousands had to be cleared from the bowl. All artists were able to perform though by shortening and […]

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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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