Show & Photos: Ólafur Arnalds @ the Moore

Ólafur Arnalds @ the Moore, 1/26/19Show Review & Photos by Lisa Hagen GlynnMemory Lane Series, part 82 Ólafur Arnalds played the Moore on January 26, 2019 as part of an multi-continental tour in support of his August 2018 album re:member. The Icelandic pianist and producer combines classical, ambient, and electronic genres.  “We brought a lot of […]

Show Preview: The New Pornographers w/ Diane Coffee @ Neumos, Weds. 1/29 & @ the Neptune, Th. 1/30

Show Preview: The New Pornographers w/ Diane Coffee (January 29-30, 2020)by Lisa Hagen Glynn The New Pornographers are back in Seattle for two nights of stealthily edgy indie-pop. The Vancouver B.C. super-group—currently A.C. Newman, Neko Case, Blaine Thurier, John Collins, Todd Fancey, Kathryn Calder, Joe Seiders, and Simi Stone—has been going strong for nearly a quarter-century. […]

Show Review: Kacey Musgraves w/ Soccer Mommy @ the Paramount

Kacey Musgraves w/ Soccer Mommy @ the Paramount – 2/9/19Show Review by Lisa Hagen GlynnMemory Lane Series, part 80 It’s easy to understand why Kacey Musgraves won four Grammys. In a sold-out show at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, Musgraves stepped onto the stage and belted out “Born in a hurry/always late/haven’t been early since ‘88” to abundant […]

Photos: The Psychedelic Furs, James & Dear Boy @ Showbox SoDo

The Psychedelic Furs, James & Dear Boy @ Showbox Sodo – 7/30/19Photos by Alex Crick This is a spectacular lineup: British bands The Psychedelic Furs, James, and Los Angeles’ Dear Boy. Including brothers Richard and Tim Butler, The Psychedelic Furs are, perhaps simply put, one of the most exquisite Brit bands ever. Same goes for […]