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February 10, 2014 6:58 PM
Brandishing a riot-grrrls-meet-The-Go-Go’s sound, Tacocat charms fans with funny songs about waiting for the No. 8 Metro bus, fear of toxic...
January 20, 2014 7:30 PM
In the cover photo on her new solo EP, Mary Lambert radiates voluptuous confidence: red lips, Veronica Lake hair, a spiky ear cuff and...
January 20, 2014 6:59 PM
Lead singer for longstanding Seattle band Presidents of the United States of America (PUSA), Chris Ballew is also known as kindie rocker...
January 8, 2014 12:17 AM
Featuring such excellent local bands as Hey Marseilles, Telekinesis, The Lonely Forest, The Moondoggies and Cataldo, the first-ever Timbrrr...
November 22, 2013 6:26 PM
Given its long history as a city of music, it’s a little surprising that Seattle hasn’t had a regular television show dedicated to emerging...
November 19, 2013 11:48 PM
Given the tendency of bars and restaurants to rely on Pandora Internet radio or iPod playlists to provide background music, it’s a rare and...
October 29, 2013 10:32 PM
Last week on NBC’s singing contest, The Voice, two local contestants represented the Pacific Northwest well and gave star-quality...
October 28, 2013 6:16 PM
Contemporary Seattle music isn’t all about hip-hop and beard rock. The city has a thriving and ever evolving jazz scene, exemplified by...
September 20, 2013 11:44 PM
“When you’re brothers, it’s like you have a secret language,” says Chris Friel, 44, who plays drums in the band HalloQueen with his brother...
September 9, 2013 5:15 PM
After several hours worth of teasing on Facebook, Macklemore finally released the video for his song "White Walls." You may remember the...
September 5, 2013 9:17 PM
This year marked my 20th Bumbershoot ... in a row! And having attended the festival for two decades I am sure of one thing: It is a...
August 19, 2013 10:04 PM
A CAPPELLA  Experimental vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth earns automatic points for its excellent name. In addition, the group...
Seattle magazine Fall arts preview
August 19, 2013 9:45 PM
The best part about art—be it a painting, dance, play, book, film or rock show—is that it has the power to change your perspective, maybe...
July 25, 2013 6:11 PM
There have been oodles of ceiling references swirling about the Internets this morning ("the ceiling did hold them after all!"), due to...
July 16, 2013 4:20 PM
Arts in Nature FestivalOrganized by the Nature Consortium, this fest takes place at Camp Long in West Seattle and emphasizes “interaction...