Show Review & Photos: Peaches at the Showbox

Peaches is such a star. I first saw her at Neumos in Seattle in 2004, so this is kind of my five year anniversary with her. She’s got an incredible, inspiring and adventurous oeuvre and collaborated with other icons – Iggy Pop especially comes to mind. Her most recent release, I Feel Cream, including its […]

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Interview: The Prodigy

I interviewed the Prodigy on Saturday afternoon before their show in Seattle. The British band is hugely influential and relevant – a sure sign of their relevance was shown to me by the youth apparent at the show. When teens like something that means it’s a presence to be reckoned with, whether you like it […]

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Show Preview: Handsome Furs @ Neumos, Friday June 5

Handsome Furs will be at Neumos tonight, Friday June 5th. I have been hearing about them for some time and they’ve even got a second CD out – and I am saying here that this duo is really, really great. Their follow up to 2007’s Plague Park, called Face Control is so welcome in my […]

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Show Review & Photos: The Riverboat Gamblers @ El Corazon

Alex Crick braved the Seattle heat wave last night and ventured into El Corazon to shoot pix of the Riverboat Gamblers and to report on the show. All photos by Alex Crick: On a day of record high temperatures in Seattle, the Riverboat Gamblers, a five-piece band from Denton, TX brought their infectious punk rock […]

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Interview: Project Jenny, Project Jan’s Jeremy Haines and Sammy Rubin

I interviewed Jeremy Haines and Sammy Rubin of Project Jenny, Project Jan before their Seattle show in March. I am ashamed to admit that I actually misplaced the interview but the coincidence of losing the interview and the fact that one of my favorite songs of theirs, Negative, concerns lost negatives is not lost on […]

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