Show Preview: The 2012 Capitol Hill Block Party on Capitol Hill, Fri. 7/20

The 2012 Capitol Hill Block Party takes control of key sections off Broadway this weekend. An annual summer tradition, this year’s shows take place July 20th, 21st, and 22nd. That’s this Friday, Saturday and Sunday if you’re not a date person. For those of you who might have no idea which bands to see, the […]

Photos: Capitol Hill Block Party w/ TV On The Radio, Champagne Champagne, Beat Connection, The Lumineers, Ravenna Woods & Slow Dance

Photographer Paul Israel covered Saturday’s Capitol Hill Block Party lineup, which included performances by TV On The Radio, Champagne Champagne, Beat Connection, The Lumineers, Ravenna Woods and Slow Dance. Israel also got some sweet crowd shots as well as a cool snap of hosts KEXP’s Hannah Levin and Seattle Mayor McGinn. TV On The Radio […]

Photos: Capitol Hill Block Party w/ The Posies, Campfire OK, My Goodness, Battles, The Cave Singers

Capitol Hill Block Party finished the 3 days of mayhem with the heat on the stage only rivaled by the heat of the blazing Seattle sun. It took 4 stages to contain the frenetic enery of: The Posies, Campfire OK, My Goodness, Battles, and The Cave Singers. The Posies Campfire OK My Goodness Battles The […]

Photos: Hey Champ & Truckasauras @ CHBP/Neumos

Hey Champ and Truckasauras were totally on when they played the Capitol Hill Block Party last Sunday night. These two bands were top priorities for my Block Party experience this year and it was quite the luck that Truckasauras followed Hey Champ in the hot and sweaty Neumos. Hey Champ Truckasauras – photos by Dagmar […]