Show Preview: The New Pornographers w/ Diane Coffee @ Neumos, Weds. 1/29 & @ the Neptune, Th. 1/30

Show Preview: The New Pornographers w/ Diane Coffee (January 29-30, 2020)by Lisa Hagen Glynn The New Pornographers are back in Seattle for two nights of stealthily edgy indie-pop. The Vancouver B.C. super-group—currently A.C. Newman, Neko Case, Blaine Thurier, John Collins, Todd Fancey, Kathryn Calder, Joe Seiders, and Simi Stone—has been going strong for nearly a quarter-century. […]

Show Review: Kacey Musgraves w/ Soccer Mommy @ the Paramount

Kacey Musgraves w/ Soccer Mommy @ the Paramount – 2/9/19Show Review by Lisa Hagen GlynnMemory Lane Series, part 80 It’s easy to understand why Kacey Musgraves won four Grammys. In a sold-out show at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, Musgraves stepped onto the stage and belted out “Born in a hurry/always late/haven’t been early since ‘88” to abundant […]

Show Review & Photos: Neko Case w/Destroyer @ the Paramount

Neko Case w/ Destroyer @ Paramount Theatre – 11/29/2018Show Review & Photos by Lisa Hagen Glynn Memory Lane Series, part 78 Singer–songwriter Neko Case received an (almost-)hometown welcome with a sold-out show at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre on November 29, 2018. The Tacoma native belted out a terrific 22-song set that included most of her latest album, […]

Show Review & Photos: Beach House @ the Moore

Beach House w/ Ben O’Brien @ the Moore -5/8/19Show Review & Photos by Lisa Hagen Glynn Beach House returned to Seattle’s Moore Theatre on May 8, 2019. Founding members Victoria Legrand (keys and lead vocals) and Alex Scally (guitar and backup vocals) were accompanied by James Barone (drums). Under a starry-sky backdrop, Beach House played a dark and […]