The last of the year, Little Big Show 4 at the Neptune Theater was headlined by the folksy Swedish duo First Aid Kit – fronted by sisters Johanna Söderberg (piano) and Klara Söderberg (guitar). The sold-out show raised over $12,000 for local writing center 826 Seattle. First Aid Kit
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]