Photos: The Tallest Man on Earth & Lady Lamb @ the Moore

Swedish folk/indie artist the Tallest Man on Earth was the headliner on an August evening at the Moore. Kristian Matsson (that’s the Tallest Man on Earth’s real name), a singer-songwriter with a moving voice, recently performed a lovely rendition of Annie Lennox’s “No More “I Love You’s” for MyMusicRx, a web site that shares music […]

Photos: Gentlemen of the Road w/Mumford & Sons, the Flaming Lips, the Vaccines & More in Walla Walla, Washington

Gentlemen of the Road Stopover brought its incredible lineup, including Mumford & Sons, the Flaming Lips, the Vaccines and so many others, to Walla Walla in August. A record label and events promoter, Gentlemen of the Road’s Stopovers take place internationally. For more on Gentlemen of the Road’s history, I recommend you listen to a […]

Photos: HoneyHoney @ the Tractor

The Tractor Tavern in Ballard was a perfect venue for duo HoneyHoney to perform this summer. Benjamin Jaffe and Suzanne Santo comprise the LA-based alt-folk combo, one that uses Santo’s triple talent of singing and violin/banjo playing along with Jaffe’s cool vocals and guitar playing. They’re an all-around class act. Photos by Tino Tran: HoneyHoney

Photos: Purity Ring & BRAIDS @ Showbox SoDo

Purity Ring, the Canadian duo with a very unique stage setup involving band member Corin Roddick’s lighting/instrument apparatus (see the pictures!!), came to Seattle this summer. Photographer Tino Tran captured some of the band’s set, which included some fetching clothes designed by Purity Ring’s other band member (and singer), Megan James. It’s always cool when […]

Photos: Watkins Family Hour @ the Tractor

Watkins Family Hour, formed by California siblings Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins, came to Seattle for an August 23rd show at the Tractor. For this appearance, the Americana duo (okay, they’ve got a live band too), brought Fiona Apple, who is listed as a band member on the group’s Facebook page. You can hear Apple, […]