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Kristen Chambers (Photo by Matthew Lamb)

The Hot Seat: An interview with Kristin Chambers

By Matthew Lamb Welcome to this week’s Hot Seat! We start this series off with a sit down with Kristin Chambers for an interview about her music and the Seattle music scene. When asked about performing live, Chambers describes the recent release of her powerful album  Everything Woman (produced by Eric Eagle) as “important and instrumental […]

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6 Days and 5 Nights…The Evolution of Allen Stone (Photos)

By Robin Fairbanks Photos by Mocha Charlie, Dan Rogers and Greg Roth Six days/five nights might sound like a vacation package, but soul man Allen Stone won’t be kicking back. He will be performing in Seattle all next week during his ambitious and unprecedented five-show run, part of the promotion of his long-awaited Capitol Records debut […]

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Mikey Wax (Photo by Cameron Rad)

Preview: NYC Singer/Songwriter Mikey Wax Tour to stop in Seattle April 16

By Robin Fairbanks In January,  Mikey Wax was listed fourth on a list of  “15 Musicians You’ve Never Heard Of Who Deserve A Grammy” by That status may soon change though, as he gains more exposure. The NYC singer/songwriter has opened for such artists as Parachute, Matt Wertz, and Michelle Chamuel (The Voice), but […]

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Finish Ticket

Preview: 107.7 The End and The Crocodile Present: Finish Ticket and Saint Motel – Thursday, April 2

By Robin Fairbanks The Bay Boys are back! Yep, Finish Ticket is jetting in from their European tour with AWOLNATION straight to Seattle. We better have some coffee ready for these guys as they’ve been going non-stop across the pond. Thursday, you’ll see why Paste Magazine has named them “The Best of What’s Next in […]

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Shark The Herald

Shark The Herald: debut album premiere, release party Friday

By Christine Mitchell “Escape Route,” the opening track off Shark The Herald’s debut This is That…and That is for You (Soniphone), is a slowburner that starts off with a Pearl Jam-esque riff and digresses into bluesy, psychedelic dirge territory, a theme that continues throughout the album. Spare, dark lyrics and a propensity to jam are Shark […]

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Alan Doyle (Great Big Sea) at the Triple Door – March 5th 7:30 p.m.

By Brent Stavig Are you a fan of the band Great Big Sea? If you’re not, it’s probably because you’ve never heard of them. Once audiences experience the foot-stomping, beer-swilling, sea shanty wailin’ trio from Newfoundland they’re usually swallowed-up hook, line, and sinker and become ravenous lifelong fans. Next Thursday at the Triple Door (216 […]

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Get ready to Timbrrr! this weekend

Festival season is kicking off very early again this year. Baby it may be cold outside but the good folks at Artist Home are turning up the heat in Leavenworth this weekend (January 9-10), as the Timbrrr! Winter Music Festival returns to delight Northwest music lovers with a stacked bill. When it comes to delivering a quality music and life event, Artist […]

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Soniphone Spook-A-Thon

Soniphone Spook-A-Thon this Thursday

By Christine Mitchell Looking for an extra chance to sport your Halloween garb and celebrate this week? Come on down to the Columbia City Theater to the Soniphone Records Spook-A-Thon, a costume party and contest and record label celebration all in one. Johnny Hoffman and The Residents headline, and are supported by Shark The Herald, The Requisite, […]

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Concert Prevew – Hozier at The Showbox

By Alicia Kamenick If you didn’t already buy your ticket to see Hozier at The Showbox on Tuesday, I’m sorry to tell you you’ve missed your chance – it’s sold out. But fear not! The Irish singer-songwriter has already booked another show at The Paramount on February 14. Bear in mind, the buzzed-about singer sold […]

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Timbrrr! Will you keep you warm this winter

by Greg Roth The Pacific Northwest was treated to what at times, seemed like another endless summer.  One of the highlights of the spring and summer music festival season was the second annual Timber! Outdoor Music Festival. If you are hankering for some great live music from some of the best in the Northwest and beyond, […]

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The Feast

Partake in The Feast: ten bands to rock Everett this weekend

By Christine Mitchell Those in the know have been making the trek up to Everett to see great live music this year. The Everett Music Initiative has been in high gear for the past year, supporting local bands and venues and also bringing in high-end talent from down south. The inaugural Fisherman’s Village Music Festival was […]

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Matisyahu - Photo by Jared Polin

Matisyahu to perform at The Showbox this Thursday

By Christine Mitchell Matisyahu has been touring in support of his latest album, AKEDA, which in Hebrew means “binding” in terms of sacrifice. Matisyahu is no stranger to the toll taken by spiritual sacrifice, having spent much of his youth and adult life soul-searching and exploring what it means to be Jewish. For a long stretch […]

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