Those Darlins headlined at the Tractor last week in support their second album, Screws Get Loose. Comprised of sisters Nikki, Jessi and Kelley Darlin plus drummer Linwood Regensburg, their Tractor show was near the beginning of their tour which will wrap up in Baltimore in mid-October.
Kate Voegele recently opened for Natasha Bedingfield during the Less Is More tour at the Showbox at the Market in support of her third album, Gravity Happens. Kate will be off to Europe for another tour in September.
Sarah McLachlan and Friends played the first of two nights at the Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery in Woodinville the other evening. Sarah’s Friends consist of Melissa McClelland (guitar, vocals), Butterfly Boucher (bass, vocals), Peter Stroud (guitar, vocals), Vince Jones (keys, vocals), Jason Orme (guitar, vocals) and Curt Bisquera (drums, percussion).
Gillian Welch accompanied by longtime musical partner, guitarist Dave Rawlings, played to a packed audience at the Moore Theater in support of her new album, The Harrow & The Harvest. Not surprisingly, as I looked through the crowd, I saw a number of familiar faces from the Tractor Tavern as well as local performers there […]
Crystal Bowersox, runner-up of “American Idol” season 9 in 2010, recently played a set at the base of the Space Needle in the Seattle Center during the Seattle Pridefest. She showcased her debut album, Farmer’s Daughter, which was released last December.