Photos: Hinds, Public Access T.V. & Crater Lakes @ the Vera Project

The Vera Project hosted Madrid, Spain’s Hinds as headliners on October 11th. The garage rockers will release will release their debut in January 2016. Called Leave Me Alone, the album’s songs got introduced to Hinds’ fans all over the world on recent tours. 2016 will be a huge year for the band. New Yorkers Public […]

Photos: Caspian & Circle Takes the Square @ Barboza

Massachusetts’ Caspian stopped by Seattle for an October show at Barboza. A rock band with a lot of love from their home city of Beverly, who declared October 18th “Caspian Day,” Caspian has loyal fans worldwide (including Seattle’s KEXP, who had Caspian over for an in-studio). With Caspian at Barboza was Georgia trio Circle Takes […]

Photos: Bumbershoot – Day 2 w/Social Distortion, Eliot Sumner, Fox and the Law & More

What a huge variety of bands photographers Simon Krane and Kirk Stauffer covered during Bumbershoot‘s second day! On tap was rock from, among others, Social Distortion and Fox and the Law, plus the rad new wave goth hybrid that is Eliot Sumner. And then there was bluegrass band Punch Brothers, reunited punk rock band Dead […]

Photos: Capitol Hill Block Party – Day 3 w/the Julie Ruin, Wet, So Pitted & More

Capitol Hill Block Party‘s final day showed off a lineup including the Julie Ruin, So Pitted and Wet. The Julie Ruin, featuring Le Tigre and Bikini Kills’ Kathleen Hanna and Bikini Kills’ Kathi Wilcox, was one of the festival’s true draws. Also appearing were Lost Lander, Lower Dens and I Will Keep Your Ghost. Hot […]

Photos: Bumbershoot – Day 2 w/Nikki Lane, Faith No More, the Melvins & More

The first of two installments of day two from Bumbershoot is a special all outdoors feature. That’s right, artists such as Nikki Lane, Faith No More and the Melvins were released into the wild. Other bands on the loose included Constant Lovers and Cave Singers. And Nikki Lane fans rejoice, Lane tours the States starting […]