Free Tix: The Builders and the Butchers

We have a pair of tix for The Builders and the Butchers‘ show this Friday at the Crocodile. First person who emails dagmar@backbeatseattle.com and can tell me which city the band is based in gets these tix. I’ll close up the contest at 4:00 pm Pacific Time on Thursday, March 26th. This show is 21+.

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Romance on a Wednesday Evening

Romance is playing at the Crocodile on Wednesday, March 25th. It’s been quite a while since I have seen this band and I treasure their cds I have. If we’re lucky the moody Seattle skies will match this music with something like this, a shot of what looks like a skylight at the Crocodile. Dreamy. […]

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Photos: Patrol @ The Crocodile

Patrol played the Crocodile tonight for day two of the venue’s grand opening. Amelia GydĂ©, who is part of the team of backbeatseattle.com as photographer and writer just edited some sweet shots. I am posting a couple here. The Crocodile is pretty swanky now – that’s right, I am looking at you marble sink. Skippy […]

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3.21 Bash at the High Dive

There’s a birthday bash on Saturday, March 21st for local blog Ear Candy. They Live will headline and don’t miss Brent Amaker & the Rodeo, Team Gina and We Wrote the Book on Connectors. I recommend this show. You’ve got your hip hop, your country . . . Party starts at 9:30.

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Tommy: Ann-Margret in Beans

I’ve been watching Tommy tonight, the film version by Ken Russell of the Who’s masterpiece. Ann-Margret played the mom and won a Golden Globe. Here’s one of my favorite parts of the movie, where Ann-Margret sings Rain Champagne. And is covered in baked beans.

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