Show Preview: Bumbershoot – Day 3, Mon. 9/3 Including The Wombats, Fujiya & Miyagi & Reignwolf

The final day of Bumbershoot will have many excellent bands, comedians and dancers. I’ve seen all these acts and would recommend catching any of them. Okay, I haven’t seen Nick Swardson in person yet but was a fan of his show, Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time. My selections for Monday, September 3rd? Reignwolf, Super Geek League, […]

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Show Preview: Bumbershoot – Day 1, Sat. 9/1 Including Jane’s Addiction, THEESatisfaction & John Waters

Bumbershoot will finally be here this weekend, September 1st through September 3rd! The first day kicks off with a wide variety of artists and entertainers such as Black Breath, Gotye and John Waters. You might not like any of the selections below, which would be pretty weird, but there are plenty of other things happening […]

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Interview & Show Preview: Kumail Nanjiani @ the Showbox Market, Sat. 6/4

Comedian Kumail Nanjiani will be in Seattle with Chris Hardwick on Saturday, June 4th for a show at the Showbox Market. I saw Nanjiani’s set last year at Bumbershoot and he really is hilarious. I got to interview him that same day, and the stars have aligned here to call attention to his upcoming Seattle […]

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Bumbershoot 2010 in Photos

Bumbershoot 2010 (or as I lovingly call it, Weezershoot) finished a few weeks ago, but it’s taken some time for me to catch my breath and prepare photo galleries. Today I’ve got galleries ready of several acts, including Weezer: Weezer Gallery of Weezer @ Bumbershoot Japandroids Gallery of Japandroids @ Bumbershoot Lisa Dank Gallery of […]

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Photos: Comedy, the Raveonettes & Solomon Burke @ Bumbershoot

I split the first day of Bumbershoot between comedy and music and I sure am glad I did. At the Comedy North Stage (Intiman Theatre) I caught the surprise guest, Doug Benson, as well as scheduled guests, Kumail Nanjiani and Nick Kroll. All three were hilarious. I encourage you to see them when they perform […]

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