A photo set from Tom Petty’s first of two dates at The Gorge. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are on a US tour in support of their twelfth studio album. Photos: Graham Lee
Freelance Whales played the Yeti Stage at the Sasquatch! Music Festival on Saturday May 30th, 2010. I had the gracious opportunity to interview the band the next day, where I accidentally called them “Freelance Buffalo” after they explained how excited they were to play after Avi Buffalo who graced the Yeti Stage earlier in the […]
Proving once again that BackBeatSeattle will go to any lengths to obtain photos for its readers, photographer Kirk Stauffer traveled to Michigan and attended the sold-out She & Him show at the Royal Oak Music Theater on Sunday evening, June 6.
New photographer to Back Beat Seattle, Simon Krane makes his first contribution and I am thrilled he is here! Krane went to Northwest Folklife last weekend and captured some local bands, including the Horde and the Harem, Daniel G. Harmann and the Trouble Starts, Zephyrs, and Swedes Nordloef as they played the annual event. Nordloef […]
Comedian Jim Norton performed two stand-up sets at the Showbox last Friday. I caught his first set, which was laugh out loud funny and also displayed his skills at social commentary. I had never seen him live so this was a great and immediate treat. He took aim at Jamie Lee Curtis’ Activia ads (saying […]