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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