Vampire Weekend at Climate Pledge Arena

Indie pop darlings Vampire Weekend and a roomful of happy, dancing fans celebrated the first day of summer at Climate Pledge Arena in mid June. Founding band members Ezra Koneg, Chris Baio, and Chris Thomson, and a complement of touring musicians played a long and well-received set composed of most of this year’s Only God […]

Photos: Alex Baird @ The Royal Room

Alex Baird @ The Royal Room – 7/3/2024Photos by Kirk Stauffer It was an evening of beautiful music with local jazz singer Alex Baird at Royal Room.  Packed with friends, family, and even her former music teacher, it was her last show with a full band before she moves to California to pursue a graduate degree at California […]

Photos: Taking Back Sunday w/Citizen @ Showbox SoDo

Taking Back Sunday w/Citizen @ Showbox SoDo – 6/5/24Photos by Charitie Myers Taking Back Sunday‘s Adam Lazzara – photo by Charitie Myers Taking Back Sunday and Citizen are still charging through the States, and the duo were in Seattle on June 5th. Lucky for us, Showbox SoDo had the Long Island headliners on stage! The […]

Photos: WINEHOUSE @ Neumos

WINEHOUSE @ Neumos – 6/19/2024Photos by Kirk Stauffer Olympia-based WINEHOUSE performed at Neumos last week.  The high-energy band played a wide variety of genres – indie, rock, jazz, pop, funk – you name it!  Fronted by core members Sarah Burke, Chivan Lim, Josh Hill, and Aiden Taylor, the band included to crowd’s delight, “Pretty Lips”, with its catchy […]

Photos: Kacy Hill @ Barboza

Kacy Hill @ Barboza – 6/16/2024Photos by Kirk Stauffer Singer-songwriter Kacy Hill headlined at Barboza – the last show of her The Bug Tour.  She was on the road in support of her new album, Bug, released last month.  Backing Kacy were Val (drums) and Daniel (guitar, keys).  Her very expressive performance also included some songs from […]