Photos: MARIS @ Barboza

MARIS @ Barboza – 4/2/2023Photos by Kirk Stauffer Pop singer-songwriter MARIS recently performed at a sold-out show at Barboza.  She’s been on the road with Anna of the North and this was the last stop of their tour.  Originally from Montana, her family drove hundreds of miles from Missoula to see her onstage in Seattle.  Backed by […]

Photos: Ruthie Craft @ Café Racer

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. […]

Photos: Crystal Bowersox @ Triple Door

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 […]

Photos: Katharine McPhee @ Snoqualmie Casino

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 […]