Show Review & Photos: The Moondoggies Christmas Show w/Acapulco Lips & Dumb Thumbs @ the Tractor

The Moondoggies Christmas Show w/Acapulco Lips & Dumb Thumbs @ the Tractor – 12/17/21Show Review by Meredith Smith Another rainy December night proved the backdrop for the 15th annual Maldives’ Christmas Show at the Tractor Tavern — now hosted by The Moondoggies, this longstanding holiday tradition still features a cadre of local acts and holiday […]

Photos: Candlebox @the Neptune

Candlebox @ the Neptune – November 5, 2021Photos by Alex Crick What a beautiful sight to catch a real Seattle band such as Candlebox at a Seattle landmark, the Neptune. When Candlebox formed, the Neptune was one of the oldest Seattle movie theaters. In November, the band played two shows, an acoustic date on November […]

Show Review: Laura Veirs @ Fremont Abbey

Laura Veirs @ Fremont Abbey – 12/12/21Show Review by Meredith Smith Humidity. A fact of life that Seattlites and inhabitants of the Pacific Northwest know too well. We live and breathe the marine layer, the way it lifts and falls, how it rises and fades. It settles overnight and then lifts by mid-morning. It taunts […]

Photos: Cowboy Junkies @ the Moore

Cowboy Junkies @ the Moore – November 19, 2021Photos by Lisa Hagen Glynn Toronto’s Cowboy Junkies achieved something really awesome in 2021: an authorized biography called Music is the Drug hit stores in February. Not many bands get to do this. Last time they were going to visit Seattle, there was a snow storm (yes, […]

Show Review & Photos: Thundercat @ the Paramount, 12/4

Thundercat @ the Paramount Theater – 12/4Show Review & Photos by John Rudolph Thundercat – photo by John Rudolph Thundercat’s fans loved this show at the Paramount.  One fan joked with another fan, “if Thundercat were an anime character, he would have wielded a bass and killed us all.”  The sentiment with most fans was that he […]