Show Review & Photos: Pulp @ The Warfield, San Francisco

Pulp w/ Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti The Warfield, San Francisco, CA Tuesday 17 April Review & photos by Nicky Andrews Their first US appearance in a decade – it was no surprise that Pulp’s only West Coast non-festival show sold out in just five minutes.  Since the release of We Love Life in 2001, Jarvis […]

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Photos: An Evening with Neil Gaiman & Amanda Palmer @ the Moore

English author Neil Gaiman and American musician Amanda Palmer, who wed in 2011, recently played the Moore on November 9th, 2011. The night featured music and spoken word, and photographer Nicky Andrews caught the action. While researching Gaiman I found that he authored an early book about Duran Duran. He is even more awesome than […]

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Photos: Pink Martini at The Paramount

The last show I shot in 2011 was the glorious Pink Martini holiday show at The Paramount Theatre.  Making her comeback debut after undergoing surgery to correct a vocal hemorrhage earlier in the year, China Forbes was in fine form.  Opening with the stunning “Amado Mio,” and backed by the Seattle Symphony, the band made […]

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Photos: Wild Flag’s First-Ever Show @ The Northern

It seems an age ago now, but November 10th marked the live debut of a very special band – Wild Flag. Comprised of Carrie Brownstein, Mary Timony, Rebecca Cole, and Janet Weiss from other riotously successful bands as Sleater-Kinney, Asia, and Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, it is still something of a surprise that the group […]

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Photos: The Corin Tucker Band @ Showbox at the Market

Last week I was lucky enough to catch ex Sleater-Kinney legend Corin Tucker play the second night of her tour for her solo project, The Corin Tucker Band.  Sadly, the Showbox was nowhere near capacity – but the dedicated fans who showed up will be talking about this one for some time.  The Riot Grrrl […]

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