Show Previews: Tennis @ the Crocodile, Wed. 12/14; The Cops @ the Tractor, Fr. 12/16

Tennis returns to Seattle on Wednesday, December 14th with a show at the Crocodile. The trio, Alaina Moore, Patrick Riley and James Barone are touring the album Cape Dory, as well as their December 7-inch release Origins. Tennis’ vocals should sound gorgeous in the Crocodile’s sound system. A new album is expected in February next […]

Share

Photos: Hopscotch Boys @ the Comet

Oh Hopscotch Boys, you are beautiful. I should put something on here warning that some of these photos are not suitable for work, and I’ll leave a particular photo for “after the jump” but you know what? This is the Internet. Grow a pair. Hopscotch Boys will appear next on Saturday, October 22nd at the […]

Share

Show Previews: Hobosexual, The Absolute Monarchs & Hopscotch Boys @ the Comet Sat. 9/17; Aruvius Thud @ the Hideout, Sun. 9/18

Well holy hell, the Comet has a splendid lineup for tonight – that’s Saturday September 17th for those who are confused – with Hobosexual, The Absolute Monarchs, Hopscotch Boys and Shit Machine. I urge you to check out this show. It’s only $7 and it will rule. You cannot go wrong – just go and […]

Share

Photos: Hopscotch Boys @ Columbia City Theater

Staff at Hooters usually wear pantyhose under those short shorts, but Hopscotch Boys‘ Blowdog left that part of his Hooters uniform behind for their show at Columbia City Theater. The band played a frightening and compelling set in what I hope will not be a one-off reunion. Their songs were renewed and glorious.

Share

Show Preview: Iceage Cobra, Hopscotch Boys & What What Now @ Columbia City Theater, Friday 7/1

I haven’t seen Iceage Cobra or Hopscotch Boys in forever, not because I haven’t wanted to, but because these bands broke up 2-3 years ago. Iceage Cobra remains my most photographed band, and though I associate both bands – plus openers What What Now – with some great times at the Blue Moon in particular, […]

Share