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Ayron Jones, Naomi Wachira and Whitney Monge team up for charity (Video)

By Greg Roth Ayron Jones, Naomi Wachira and Whitney Monge are three powerful Northwest artists we have had the pleasure covering over the course of the last few years. The common thread they all share is that they all possess solid chops but most importantly, they play and sing from the depths of their collective souls. In addition, […]

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Synergia Northwest ‘Get Back’ to Celebrate Beatles 50 Year Anniversary

Synergia Northwest is back celebrating five years, and like past events will bring something very special to Northwest music lovers by presenting an epic event, celebrating the 50 year anniversary of the legendary lads from Liverpool, The Beatles! This onetime historic tribute will feature an all-star cast of emerging and iconic northwest musicians spanning generations and […]

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Melodic Caring Project Welcomes Switchfoot, The Royal Concept! (Photo Slideshow)

Photos by Dan Rogers and Mocha Charlie The crowd showed up in force, and showed up early. The sold out Showbox was packed for openers The Royal Concept, and they did not disappoint. They really got the crowd hopping! Then Switchfoot took the stage, and it was like a spiritual sing-along. Melodic Caring Project streamed the […]

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SMI Musical Highlights of 2013 (Photo Slideshow)

by Greg Roth 2013 was another great reminder that The Northwest serves up a very tasty and eclectic blend of musical styles and demonstrated just how deep our talent pool is. Several Northwest artists, such as Allen Stone, Macklemore, The Head And The Heart (to name a few) made appearances on the national television talk show circuit and major music […]

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Seattle Living Room Show (12/14/13): Joseph, Austin Hartley-Leonard & St. Paul de Vence (Photos)

by Greg Roth Photos by Mocha Charlie Two words are synonymous with Seattle Living Room / Seattle Secret Shows… quality music. Last Saturday night was no exception. Carrie and Kristen Watt opened the 2013 SLS / SSS season with a great show that featured stunning performances from Mary Lambert, Star Anna, Ivan & Alyosha and Campfire […]

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Melodic Caring Project to stream live from Bumbershoot

by Greg Roth SMI Partner Melodic Caring Project will be streaming some performances from the Starbucks stage at Bumbershoot 2013. At 12:00 on Sunday, September 1st Ayron Jones and The Way will bring their gritty, blues based rock to children battling serious illnesses. Jones made his Bumbershoot debut last year as a last minute fill-in, […]

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Walking Papers new LP includes exclusive live tracks from Synergia NW 2013 (Photos)

by Greg Roth Synergia Northwest Presents Music Lessons Matters “Live” which took place at The Moore this past May 18 provided one musical highlight after another. Walking Papers, backed by the incredible Synergia Northwest Orchestra was no exception. Their tight and rambunctious performance was broadcast live to children battling serious illness via The Melodic Caring Project. […]

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Jon Yoon busks the month of May to raise cash for MCP (Video Interview)

by Greg Roth Jon Yoon is a fixture in the music community. He volunteers his time and talent to Seattle Living Room Shows by working the door or lending a hand in helping set up or whatever else is needed. Rarely if ever, is he not seen without his trusty ukulele in tow, ready to […]

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Melodic Caring Project to stream Music Lessons Matter “Live”

by Greg Roth Synergia Northwest will present Synergia Northwest presents Music Lessons Matter “Live,” at the legendary and historic, Moore Theater in Seattle on Saturday, May 18th. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit music programs throughout the state of Washington. Melodic Caring Project will be streaming the concert via UStream. to a very special audience battling serious medical issues. Synergia […]

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SMI Radio Ep. 91 On Demand: Carrie and Kristen Watt (Seattle Living Room Shows 5 Year Anniversary Special)

by Greg Roth Kristen and Carrie Watt have real love for well-crafted music and artists who touch the heart and soul. It is out of that passion that they decided to host live concerts in a living room. Thus was born Seattle Living Room Shows. The homegrown and organic concert series is a unique way to see a live concert in the […]

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Ivan & Alyosha celebrate music and community at Showbox (Photo Slideshow)

by Greg Roth 2012 was a stellar year for Seattle music, with artists such as Allen Stone and Macklemore achieving national recognition. 2013 is on track to be a banner year for other Seattle bands, such as Pickwick, Campfire Ok, Deep Sea Diver and Lemolo. After their brilliant performance at Seattle’s Showbox at The Market, […]

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SMI Radio Ep. 83 On Demand: Ivan & Alyosha (Photos)

by Greg Roth Ivan & Alyosha is not a duo. They’re a four-man band who borrow their name from a pair of characters from Dostoyevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov. The unconventional name is apropos, because they’re a band that defies genre categorization. They write songs of strife, strength, and redemption, that come wrapped in a beautiful package of tasty […]

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