Local, soulful singer-songwriter Ruthie Craft performed at the Café Racer last week. The 2019 American Idol contestant was accompanied by Jason Kertson on guitar while singing originals and covers. Be on the lookout for Ruthie’s EP to be released next year. You can watch her sing with Keith Urban at the Washington State Fair HERE. […]
After spending the past four days driving the equipment van from Nashville, Crystal Bowersox headlined at the Triple Door on the first night of her seven-city west coast tour. Backed by Derek Louis (drums) and Andrew Brown (bass), the runner-up on season 9 of American Idol in 2010, played material from her three albums including […]
Katharine McPhee, best-known for her singing on American Idol and acting on Smash, played to a near-capacity crowd at the Snoqualmie Casino last week. Singing numerous songs from Smash, covers, as well as her several studio albums, the audience thoroughly enjoyed McPhee and gave her standing ovations both before and after the encore. After the […]
Crystal Bowersox, runner-up of “American Idol” season 9 in 2010, recently played a set at the base of the Space Needle in the Seattle Center during the Seattle Pridefest. She showcased her debut album, Farmer’s Daughter, which was released last December.
American Idol has introduced us to some amazing – and some not so amazing – vocal talent over the years. Lee Dewyze, the current American Idol, has a great raw voice and is a talented multi-instrumentalist, but the production on his latest CD, Live It Up is polished so slick that you could slip just […]