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TIMBRRR! Winter Music Festival In Leavenworth: A musical hot toddy (Photo Slideshow)

by Christine Mitchell photos by Arlene Brown I was as giddy as a teenager when photographer Arlene Brown and I headed over Stevens Pass to Timbrrr! Winter Music Festival in Leavenworth last Friday. Hell, I had even borrowed my mom’s car (which wasn’t in the teenager bomber-car trade-up kind of way, more in the ‘my […]

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Looking Back On Day 1 Of Chinook Fest 2013 (PHOTOS)

by Xander Deccio When people ask me about Chinook Fest, the only answer I can give them is one word… Crazygonuts! Yes I used a term that Strong Bad from Homestar Runner coined but you see that’s just it, Chinook Fest is crazygonuts. This years festival took it to a whole new level of any […]

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Looking back on Bumbershoot 2013: Days 2 and 3 Highlights (Photos)

Photos by Greg Roth & Jason Tang Capturing the entire Bumbershoot experience is a daunting task some times it takes a few days to process the various sights and sounds as well as process photos (Thank you Greg and Jason). How do you explain the feeling of going from a hot-glue robot art exhibit while […]

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Looking back on Bumbershoot 2013: Day 1 Highlights (Photos)

by Dusty Henry Photos by Greg Roth Instead of easing in to the weekend, Bumbershoot started with a wallop of talent this year. BUMBERSHOOT 2013: CLASSIC AND EMERGING ARTISTS ON TAP (VIDEOS) BUMBERSHOOT 2013: YOU CAN’T EAT IT ALL Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar gave a fierce performance at Key Arena. The crowd was still reeling […]

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Looking back on Sasquatch! 2013 and forward to Sasquatch! 2014 (Photo Slideshows)

by Greg Roth Photos by Greg Roth and Xander Deccio Well, it is hard to believe it has been a month since Sasquatch! 2013 took place at the beautiful Gorge, in a little slice of heaven called Quincy, Washington (State that is). Like past years, the festival offered up an eclectic blend of rock, hip […]

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SMI Notes From The Road: SXSW 2013 PT. 4

Derek Aubert was recently out on the Road with Seattle’s Fox and The Law and shares some tales from his experience touring with the band and SXSW 2013. This is part the final chapter from his recent adventure (Part 4 of 4) SMI NOTES FROM THE ROAD: FOX AND THE LAW AT SXSW PT. 3 SMI NOTES FROM THE […]

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SMI Notes From The Road: Fox and The Law at SXSW Pt. 3

SMI has a new feature called Notes from the Road. Derek Aubert is currently out on the Road with Seattle’s Fox and The Law and shares some tales from his experience touring with the band and SXSW 2013. (Part 4 of 4) 3/13 The first show today was at 1:00 pm, with load-in at 12:00, at a spot called the […]

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SMI Notes From The Road: SXSW 2013 Pt. 2

SMI has a new feature called Notes from the Road. Derek Aubert is currently out on the Road with Seattle’s Fox and The Law and shares some tales from his experience touring with the band and SXSW 2013. (Part 2 of 4) 3/10/12 We woke up wearily, grabbed some In-N-Out, then left at noon and drove nearly non-stop to Austin. […]

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Looking back on Louie’s DreamFest 2012 (Photo Slideshow)

by Greg Roth photos by Bill Bungard Piano man, Billy Joel, once penned a little ditty called Everyone has a Dream… Some dreams are lofty and unattainable, like being president, or an astronaut. Others dream of being professional athletes or even rockstars –  equally lofty, but still difficult to achieve even with god-given talent and […]

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Bumbershoot 2012: Reignwolf rules day three

By Alina Shanin Monday of Bumbershoot 2012 was the perfect way to finish Labor Day Weekend. While every day showcased new music encompassing all genres, the third day of the festival concentrated more on rock and electronic music (at least for the main stage). As for the best musical performance of the day, Reignwolf is without a […]

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Bumbershoot 2012: a Sunday smorgasbord of musical delights

By Alina Shanin Hundreds of spectators gathered at the Seattle Center this Labor Weekend to enjoy a variety of talented performers sharing visual arts, jokes, and music. The fields were packed with excited onlookers as musicians from around the world became a part of Seattle history by performing at Bumbershoot 2012. The Sunday portion of festival […]

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Bumbershoot 2012: quirky and fun on day one

By Greg Roth Bumberhoot 2012 is now behind us, but post- event coverage is just beginning. Day 1 started on a positive note with a poppy, peppy performance from TacocaT. The power pop trio, fronted by the charismatic Emily Nokes, put on a high energy set, which included an almost endless supply of bubbles and colorful […]

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