Canadian alt-pop singer-songwriter Lights made a stop at the Showbox at the Market while on tour promoting the acoustic version of her fourth album, Skin & Earth. She was backed by a three member band plus a three piece string section. Los Angeles-based TiLLie opened.
Calgary-based singer-songwriter Laura Hickli recently made a stop at the Café Racer. Backed by sister Kerry Hickli (keys) and Taylor Cochrane (drums), Laura played songs from her Flowstate album as well as new, yet-to-be recorded material. Her set was so well received, the enthusiastic audience demanded an encore. Laura Hickli
It was nice to have Toronto-based Jessie Reyez play south of the border on Canada Day. Backed by a DJ, Reyez was wrapping up her North American Kiddo Tour in support of her debut EP, Kiddo, released earlier this year. The all-ages show at the Columbia City Theater was packed. With her signature long curly […]
Coeur De Pirate (singer-songwriter Béatrice Martin) recently played at Neumos. Her stop in Seattle was in support of her most recent album, Roses, released last year. The audience loved her songs in both English and French. Fresh off an appearance on The Today Show, another Canadian singer-songwriter Ruth B opened. Coeur de Pirate Ruth B
One of my favorite Canadian singer-songwriters, Basia Bulat, played a solo set at the Columbia City Theater last week. Bulat has been touring with Bahamas, and the Seattle show was their last stop as well as a sold out show. Her unique voice combined with the talent to play a variety of instruments – guitar, […]