(Show Review and Photos) KT Tunstall and Hurricane Bells @ Showbox Sodo

After a 3-year break, KT Tunstall made it back to Seattle with a show at the Showbox Sodo on Election Day. I have always been somewhat of a fan of KT Tunstall as her songs are very catchy, I also discovered her music from none other than NW Cable News meteorologist Lisa Van Cise when […]

Photos and Review: Mayer Hawthorne and The County

Mayer Hawthorne, a very talented singer/songwriter from Detroit, Michigan, is doing his part to bring back that wonderful Motown sound. He started off his “show” exclaiming: “If you’re not dancing, move to the back”. Not very many people moved back because the whole room danced from start to finish. It’s clear that Mayer Hawthorne drew […]

Show Review and Photos: Reykjavik Calling @ The Crocodile 11-05-10

Photos by Jill Rachel Evans Review by Chris Senn Reykjavik Calling brought unique, unprecedented collaboration to the Crocodile on Friday night. The free show showcased some of the finest Icelandic musicians from Seattle’s sister city of Reykjavik collaborating with Seattle musicians. The four pairings in this showcase were inspired and inspiring. The exchange of culture […]

(City Arts Fest) Show Review & Photos: She & Him @ 5th Avenue Theatre 10/23/10

Review: Chris Senn Photos: Brad Curran (courtesy of City Arts Fest) The first inaugural City Arts Fest came to a close with a final night show by indie darlings She & Him at Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre. Rock concerts rarely ever take place at the 5th Avenue. It was great to see and hear Zooey […]

(City Arts Fest) Show Review & Photos: Roky Erickson, The Maldives, Massy Ferguson @ Neumos 10/21/10

Review: Chris Senn Photos: Sarah Jurado (courtesy of City Arts Fest) If the term “Rock and Roll Survivor” was in the dictionary, a photo of Roky Erickson would surely accompany it. Roky is a Rock and Roll survivor in every sense of the word. He came to prominence in the mid to late 1960s as […]