Music

June 22, 2015 11:24 PM
Summertime, and the livin’ is easy at gratis outdoor music shows
April 29, 2015 6:18 PM
Chanteuse, comedienne and cabaret star Lady Rizo recently told alma mater Cornish College that she’ll know she’s truly successful when drag...
March 30, 2015 4:47 PM
Aside from the pink flamingos flanking the walkway, there’s nothing particularly telltale about the exterior of the studio where one of...
Sasquatch night for Seattle mag
March 11, 2015 9:38 PM
After experimenting with adding a second weekend last year to meet heightened demand, this year Sasquatch! is returning to what it does...
January 28, 2015 7:52 PM
When Nirvana finished its first album Bleach  in 1988, lead singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain dropped the new 7-inch record ...
January 12, 2015 6:56 PM
Upon being commissioned to create a new orchestral piece for the Seattle Symphony, composer and clarinetist Angelique Poteat, who turns 29...
January 6, 2015 6:56 PM
In a small, private Belltown event space, members of Seattle band St. Paul de Vence begin tuning a trumpet and strumming a banjo. As the...
November 13, 2014 6:50 PM
When I was younger, all I wanted to do was go to a big amphitheater to hear music. In my high school and college years, I saw the Dave...
November 6, 2014 8:12 PM
Jen Wood: Wilderness With her first album since 2010, Jen Wood reveals a bolder, more layered sensibility. Her pretty voice shines over...
three new albums, new bands seattle, indie rock seattle, fall
October 23, 2014 9:02 PM
If you’ve been following the career of David Bazan (center of main photo above) you know he moved from lead singer and songwriter for indie...
October 14, 2014 11:31 PM
The project started with a feisty, 11-year-old farm girl and a doctor studying cancer in children. Dr. Jim Olson is a pediatric oncologist...
September 10, 2014 7:20 PM
JAZZThe Earshot Jazz Festival features more than 50 performances, including an opening-night birthday tribute to Thelonious Monk, “Monk 10/...
September 9, 2014 1:29 AM
Perhaps the best way to introduce Chinook Fest–a Seattle-grown roots rock festival held in central Washington–is to explain that it...
September 8, 2014 11:05 PM
What’s your favorite current Seattle band? If you have trouble answering (or if you draw a blank after Macklemore), we’re not going to...
deep sea diver, always waiting, extended play, release
September 4, 2014 7:37 PM
Deep Sea Diver just released its extended play Always Waiting. Indie rockers know that Deep Sea Diver is Jessica Dobson's baby. Who is...
Become Ocean, John Luther Adams, Benaroya Hall, Seattle Symphony, Pulitzer
September 3, 2014 7:18 PM
The opening strains of the symphony Become Ocean are like some faraway aural mirage—so low and rumbling that at first, it’s unclear if what...