Show Review & Photos: Avi Buffalo w/ The Head and the Heart @ Neumos

The Head and the Heart is a bit of a household name in the Seattle music scene these days. They haven’t been on the radar long, but they sure send a strong signal. No one is really able to put a finger on what exactly has everyone so up in arms about this band. Certainly, […]

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Photos: Comeback Kid with The Wonder Years

Comeback Kid played a crazy show at El Corazon a couple of weeks ago. Even with a new singer, they played an exceptionally solid set that resulted in a seemingly endless amount of stage diving. The Wonder Years opened with some great songs that got the crowd good and warmed up. Comeback Kid The Wonder […]

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Photos: Manu Chao @ The Paramount

The first time I listened to Manu Chao was in a college Spanish class. When the instructor announced that she had brought in some music for us to listen to, I couldn’t help but expect something cheesy and educational, full of simple words and phrases to help solidify and possibly expand our tiny Spanish vocabularies. […]

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Show Review & Photos: Screeching Weasel @ Showbox at the Market

I don’t really know what to say about this show other than I’ve waited literally 13 years for it to happen – and it was completely worth the wait. ¬†Screeching Weasel were one of my favorite bands throughout high school (and beyond). ¬†Their fun, gritty brand of power chord pop punk was the soundtrack to […]

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Show Review & Photos: Ratatat @ Showbox SODO 9.14.10

You know that song by the Killers where the chorus is all, “Are we human/or are we dancer….”? Well, whatever “dancer” is, I’m pretty sure I’m not it. I’ve never been huge on dancing. I consider myself pretty laid back and loose and whatnot, but I only dance under very specific circumstances. One of those […]

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