Photos: Cloud Cult @ the Showbox with Mimicking Birds

The Cloud Cult ruled over their kingdom of loyal fans at the Showbox Saturday night. A great surprise was their opening act, Mimicking Birds. They’ve got a sweet soothing sound with a sometimes timid lead singer, but with a lot of promise. If they continue to get exposure on the stage and find their rhythm, […]

Photos: Grynch, Star Anna, the Constellations and Visqueen @ Bumbershoot

Grynch, Star Anna, the Constellations and Visqueen were all at Bumbershoot at this year: Grynch, State Farm Stage: The Constellations, Stage Farm Stage: Star Anna & the Laughing Dogs, Starbucks Stage: Visqueen, EMP Sky Church: You can view more photos from Bumbershoot here. By Nicky Andrews

Photos: Star Anna w/ Mike McCready and Justin Townes Earle @ Bumbershoot

One of the greatest shows during Bumbershoot was the Justin Townes Earle KEXP music lounge session. It’s the perfect way to see him live. Star Anna had a special surprise for us too bringing Mike McCready (of Pearl Jam fame) on stage for half of their set. JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE STAR ANNA

Photos: The Head & the Heart and Decemberists @ Bumbershoot

Two of my all-time favorite bands both made it to Bumbershoot this year. The Head and the Heart were an amazing surprise since they weren’t originally slated to be there, but there they were at the Toyota stage early Saturday morning to start my festival weekend off the best way possible. Then a little later, […]