Category Archives: Today in NW Music

Today in (Northwest) Music: Thursday

Girl Talk will make Seattle groove on Friday nightphoto by Tom Purves The Capitol Hill Block Party is what’s happening this weekend! Consult your schedule, pack your sunscreen (remember, severe sunburn can occur even with overcast skies!), and head up to the Hill to catch an incredible lineup of local and national performers like SilversunRead more…

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Today in (Northwest) Music: Yes, yes, yes, it’s the summer festival

West Seattle Summerfest 2006photo by Chas Redmond Once the heat turns up in Seattle, you know it’s festival time in the Northwest. Seattleites crawl out of their damp caves for various music and arts festivals, like the Bite of Seattle and Bumbershoot. Put on your sunblock, ’cause there’s a lot coming up: West Seattle SummerfestRead more…

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Today in (Northwest) Music: Hello Goodbye

Shane Berry of The Divorce, Crocodile Cafe 6/30/07 (final show!)photo by Allison Harger Sadly, after seven years, Seattle must say goodbye to The Divorce, who performed their final shows last Saturday at the Crocodile, one for the kids and one for the boozers. The band, who were voted best pop/rock band for the 2006 SeattleRead more…

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Today in (Northwest) Music: Riot Grrls Not Dead

Arthur & Yu live on KEXP todayphotos by Jasper Berg Good news for Sleater-Kinney fans still mourning the influential riot grrl trio’s demise — and vindication for live tapers to boot. Tiny Mix Tapes reports that the band is soliciting for live videos on their website in attempt to pull together a retrospective DVD. YouRead more…

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Today in (Northwest) Music: Saturday Nights, and Friday too

Anisa & Roderick Romero of Sky Cries Mary warming up photo by Jim Beckmann A big thanks to Sky Cries Mary, who stopped by KEXP this morning for an in-studio session with John Richards. Be sure to catch them at Neumo’s tomorrow night for one of their rare live performances, which celebrates the release ofRead more…

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