Photos: The 25th Annual Shake the Shack Rockabilly Ball @ the Tractor

On September 29th The 25th Annual Shake the Shack Rockabilly Ball took place at the Tractor. The event, which was the final Rockabilly Ball, celebrated rockabilly music with performances by The Modern Sounds, Johnny and the Blades, Bloodshot Bill, Dave Stuckey and the Rhythm Gang, and Angelatini and the Treblemakers. Doctor Leon Berman, host of […]

Show Review and Photos: Reykjavik Calling @ The Crocodile 11-05-10

Photos by Jill Rachel Evans Review by Chris Senn Reykjavik Calling brought unique, unprecedented collaboration to the Crocodile on Friday night. The free show showcased some of the finest Icelandic musicians from Seattle’s sister city of Reykjavik collaborating with Seattle musicians. The four pairings in this showcase were inspired and inspiring. The exchange of culture […]

Photos: Reykjavik Calling @ The Crocodile 11-5-10

Sister cities – Reykjavik and Seattle – came together at the Croc on Friday for an evening of music. Nathan Wade, Petur Ben, Jason Dodson, Lay Low, Rachael Flotard, Rusty Willoughby, Sindri Mar Sigfusson, John John Roderick and Mugison played four sets with everyone back on stage for the encore.

Bumbershoot: David Bazan KEXP Lounge & Fences

Two exceptionally talented local solo artists added in backing bands for their Bumbershoot appearances. David Bazan never fails to hush an audience with his beautiful voice and heartfelt words; his KEXP lounge show was just one more example. Fences played his set at the EMP skychurch stage. He had some major musician swap-outs in his […]