Tag Archives: Built to Spill

Photo Gallery: Fremont Fair Solstice Concert Series 6/20

This past weekend, the Fremont Fair launched their inaugural Solstice Concert Series to great success! The sound was great, and the Redhook Main Stage was perfectly positioned in a parking lot with a slope, so everyone could see the excellent line-up. Friday night was a celebration of Northwest rock with Built to Spill, Campfire Ok,Read more…

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KEXP Suggests: Fremont Fair Solstice Concert Series

It may be the 43rd year of the Fremont Fair, but it’s the inaugural year for the accompanying Solstice Concert Series! And they’re kicking things off in a big way, as only you would expect from the neighborhood that calls itself the “Center of the Universe.” From Friday, June 20th through Sunday, June 22nd, theRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, June 16th • Jessica Lea Mayfield, Israel Nash at The Crocodile // All Ages (more info) Tuesday, June 17th • The Menzingers, Lumeria, PUP at El Corazon // All Ages (more info)

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Wednesday Music News

After seven years together, Vivian Girls are calling it quits. They wrote on their Facebook page, “It’s been a long and crazy journey in the seven years since, and we feel as though the time has finally come to let our band rest in peace. It’s been an experience that we’ll look back on andRead more…

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Doe Bay Fest 2013: Day Two

Words by Tara Kelly Kearns & photos by Morgen Schuler I woke up in my tent bright and early on Day Two of the 6th Annual Doe Bay Fest to the sound of the Caffe Vita espresso grinder, which was conveniently located near me and just outside of the Artist’s Cabin. The sky was overcast,Read more…

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Doe Bay Fest 2013: Day One

Words by Tara Kelly Kearns & photos by Morgen Schuler Doe Bay, Doe Bay? Doe Bay, Doe Bay! First heard in 2011, when Champagne Champagne headlined the Doe Bay Fest, these words ring throughout the festival — start to finish — and are now seen on the trucker hats available to festival-goers, anxious to retrieveRead more…

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Friday on My Mind: Sixth Annual Doe Bay Fest!

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind, our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. Doe Bay Fest got underway yesterday over on Orcas Island. This growing festival is in its sixth year and takes place atRead more…

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Doe Bay Fest 6 Lineup Announced

If you didn’t get your tickets in the 2.5 minutes that they were on sale, this lineup announcement may seem a bit cruel, but at least Artist Home, organizers of the annual Doe Bay Fest, kindly treated fans to a free show last night at Chop Suey as they revealed the performers at this year’sRead more…

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Sasquatch 2013, Day 1: Built to Spill

As was made our way to the mainstage for Built to Spill, slow drops of rain began to fall. The rain would never become hard or steady, instead lending the stage a golden glitter – the sun setting came in beams across the stage as Doug Martsch carefully but effortlessly lead the way through classicRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

If any weekend were to officially signal the start of the Spring/Summer Concert Festival season in the Northwest it has to be Sasquatch Music Festival weekend! Running from Friday thru Monday, Sasquatch is sure to have some surprises in store with a fantastic lineup this year. Of course, KEXP will be broadcasting from the festivalRead more…

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