News: Surfer Blood Guitarist Thomas Fekete Undergoes Cancer Treatment

Guitarist Thomas Fekete of Surfer Blood was diagnosed with cancer in December 2014, and now the illness has metastasized. Surfer Blood is a band I really love, and even if I didn’t, I’d encourage you to help Fekete with the financial side of this illness. Incredibly medical insurance does not cover all his treatment, so […]

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Photos: Foals, Surfer Blood & Blondfire @ the Neptune

Back on June 1st, English Sub Pop-signed band Foals headlined the Neptune with support from Surfer Blood and Blondfire. After a three-year recording break, Foals released Holy Fire in early 2013. If you want to catch openers Surfer Blood again, this Saturday, August 10th they appear at the End’s Summer Camp in Redmond. Photos from […]

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Show Preview: Sasquatch! Festival @ the Gorge, Day 2 – Sat. May 25

Day two of Sasquatch! Festival spreads several of my recommended bands on several stages, including an afternoon – uh, daylight – performance by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. I saw BRMC perform a daylight, outdoor show as well at Bumbershoot and they still made the atmosphere all sexy gloom. Sasquatch Stage 4:30-5:30 – Black Rebel Motorcycle […]

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Photos: Surfer Blood & the Dewars @ Neumos

Floridians Surfer Blood and the Dewars opened for the Drums at Neumos earlier this month. I’ll have photos of the Drums up soon, but I wanted to post the two Florida bands together. They both put on such enjoyable shows and I particularly think myself fortunate to have seen them together. I actually listen to […]

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Show Preview: the Drums, Surfer Blood & the Dewars @ Neumos, Mon. 10/4

The Drums and Surfer Blood are here on Monday! This seems like a co-headlining tour to me, where they could swap every night on who goes first. But it looks like the Drums are the headlining act, and I am eager to see them for the first time. Last month the Drums recently lost guitarist […]

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