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 […]

Photos: Bumbershoot – Day 1 w/Fitz and the Tantrums, Babes in Toyland, Raz Simone & More

Photographers Simon Krane and Kirk Stauffer got through the Bumbershoot, day one thunderstorm! For the final installment of the day’s coverage, we’ve got photos of Fitz and the Tantrums, Babes in Toyland, Raz Simone, Deep Creep, and On and On. All great bands to get on the bill, Babes in Toyland made a rare appearance […]

Photos: Capitol Hill Block Party – Day 1 w/Girlpool, Smokey Brights, Moon Dial & More

Our second part of Capitol Hill Block Party, Day One includes photos of Girlpool, Smokey Brights, Moon Dial, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, One Above Below None and Breaks & Swells. Talk about a variety of artists, and so many coming out of the Pacific Northwest! And yes, a fan brought a Beaker Muppets toy to CHBP. […]

Photos: Capitol Hill Block Party – Day 1 w/the Kills, Wye Oak, Big Wild & More

The Kills were in Seattle! The Kills were in Seattle! This was so awesome it had to be stated twice. They were one of the bands photographer Simon Krane snapped some shots of while he attended the Capitol Hill Block Party. The Capitol Hill Block Party, if you didn’t know, is one of Seattle’s best […]