Show Preview & Interview: Midge Ure @ the Triple Door – Fri. 1/6

Show Preview & Interview: Midge Ure @ the Triple Door – Friday, January 6th Midge Ure fans: There’s a special treat for you as Ure visits Seattle this Friday, January 6th. The brilliant Scottish singer-songwriter headlines the elegant Triple Door with a full band, featuring an extremely cool set list. I won’t post that list […]

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Show Previews: Thunderpussy @ Neumos, Fri. 12/30 & Sat. 12/31

Show Previews: Thunderpussy @ Neumos, Friday & Saturday – 12/30 & 12/31 Thunderpussy – photo by Eddie Rehfeldt I feel a bit of a creep, as I again preview shows that have sold out as I alert you to them. But I always tell people, if you’re interested in a show, turn up & maybe […]

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Video: The 1975’s “Somebody Else”

Band: The 1975 Why You Want to Watch: I can’t say how much I love the 1975’s song “Somebody Else.” A lot! I love it loads. The video for it, directed by Tim Mattia (who’s directed other videos for the band), is an unsettling but beautiful night in the life of singer Matthew Healy’s imagination. […]

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Interview: King Charles III’s Harry Smith

Mike Bartlett’s King Charles III debuted in Seattle on November 16th, 2016, and I was so lucky to be there. I’d been eager for quite some time to see the play, which imagines a constitutional crisis when the Prince of Wales takes the throne. It’s a dramatic political piece that maintains a suspenseful pace with […]

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Show Preview: Porter Robinson & Madeon @ WaMu Theater, Sat. 12/10

The stars aligned, and electronic producers Porter Robinson and Madeon joined their creative forces for the song “Shelter.” It’s a truly awesome song. They’ve also combined creative forces for the Shelter Live Tour, which ends its North American leg at WaMu Theater on Saturday, December 10th. Madeon & Porter Robinson Robinson and Madeon, hailing from […]

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