Show Preview: Sasquatch Day 2 – Saturday, 5/28, w/Natasha Leggero, Protomartyr, Major Lazer & More

Sasquatch‘s day two, Saturday, May 28th schedule recommendations include some rock and electronic music, and some comedy. I have silly and annoying tips for you about camping and musical experience as well: use your damn sunscreen. Even when it’s not sunny. Use your earplugs – not to drown out sweet sounds, but to save those […]

Show Preview: Tina Dico @ the Triple Door, Sun. 5/29

It’s not very often you get to see Danish singer-songwriters in the States, although we tend to embrace Nordic artists warmly in Seattle particularly. That’s because Seattle just has awesome taste. With that in mind, I recommend Dane Tina Dico‘s appearance on Sunday, May 29th at the Triple Door. Dico, a prolific songwriter (she’s released […]

Show Preview: Sasquatch Day 1 – Friday, 5/27, w/Oh Wonder, Andra Day, Marcus Marr & Disclosure

Festival-loving people: Sasquatch begins this Friday, May 27th. It’s time to start planning. And keep up to date by following the event on Twitter and Facebook, and, to prepare for day one, I suggest as many of these bands as you can fit in: Oh Wonder 5:50-6:50 Sasquatch Stage Oh Wonder Why You Want to […]

Show Preview: Moderat @ the Showbox, Tues. 5/24

Show Preview: Moderat @ the Showbox, Tuesday May 24th ~Dagmar Electronic trio Moderat headline the Showbox this Tuesday, May 24th. The German band, including two members of that same country’s Modeselektor, and Sascha Ring (Apparat), has a brand new 2016 release for us. III (appropriately named as it’s the band’s third full-length), just trips the […]

Interview & Show Preview: James McCartney @ the High Dive, Th. 5/19

Show Preview: James McCartney @ the High Dive, Thursday May 19th British singer-songwriter James McCartney visits Seattle’s High Dive this Thursday, May 19th. McCartney, who has now released three full-lengths, including the 2016 album, The Blackberry Train, and two EPs, is very much conducting his career on his own terms. See, his parents are Paul […]