Tag Archives: David Bazan

Live Video: KEXP Ballard Day @ the Sunset Tavern, Part 1

KEXP listeners tuned in last Friday for Ballard’s Hood to Hood live performances, and now KEXP is proud to announce live video from three very special performances at the Sunset Tavern. First up is the heartfelt acoustic jam “Won’t Let Go” from Seattle favorite David Bazan. Bazan is followed by Yuni in Taxco, a localRead more...

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Out This Week 5/24

Our recent guest live on the Morning Show during our Hood to Hood broadcast from the Sunset Tavern in Ballard last Friday, David Bazan is releasing his new album, Strange Negotiations, today. Following up his excellent 2009 “solo” debut, Curse Your Branches, Bazan enlists his touring band to back him up in studio for aRead more...

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KEXP Ballard Day @ Sunset Tavern: David Bazan

Seattle local David Bazan is well-renowned on his homefront, whether for his work with the now-defunct Pedro the Lion or as lead singer of Headphones. Recent years have seen him pursue numerous solo projects, all garnering him a significant local following. His second solo full-length, Strange Negotiations, is set for release on May 24th. It’sRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, May 16th THE GREENHORNES with Jeff The Brotherhood and Stereo Sons @ The Crocodile ($13, 8PM, 21+) Cincinnati rockers The Greenhornes bring their veteran dose of riff-heavy garage rock to unsuspecting Seattleites (file under: Guided By Voices, The Raconteurs). Nashville rockers Jeff The Brotherhood are sure to kick the evening off with a grittyRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, November 23rd FREELANCE WHALES with Miniature Tigers @ The Crocodile The last time Freelance Whales were in Seattle they were opening for Tokyo Police Club. Now they’re headlining their own show with fellow New York band Miniature Tigers helping out. Their quirky indie pop is led by Judah Dadone’s tender, emotional vocals that soundRead more...

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Bumbershoot Photos from Sunday 9/5/10

Sunday! Sunday! Sunday! Wowzers, there were a lot of bands at Bumbershoot at the Seattle Center on day two. We have some great images here from a little Courtney Love to a lot of Weezer. So many bands we just don’t have the time to explain them all! (You should know all these great performersRead more...

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Live Review: Slender Means @ Bumbershoot 9/5

Sunday 5pm EMP Sky Church If free-roaming cattle under all the stars in the universe ever is your thing you could do worse than head over to http://slendermeans.com right now and check out the local lads’ contribution to your imminent joy. But read this first. Frontman Josh Dawson heads up this Seattle five-piece committed toRead more...

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Bumbershoot Music Lounge: David Bazan

I personally think that David Bazan’s most recent album Curse Your Branches is the best thing he’s ever done. Oh sure, I’ve been a deep fan since the first EP Whole with his original group name Pedro The Lion, a meditation on what William Burroughs called the “algebra of need” back in a heroin-destroyed SeattleRead more...

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Live Video: David Bazan

Since the mid-90′s songwriter David Bazan has been a powerful force in Seattle music. With Pedro the Lion, he gathered a legion of fans, many identifying with his emotive voice and thematic spirituality. Things change over the years, though -- most quickly, the lineup; but most significantly, Bazan’s faith. Curse Your Branches, released last fall,Read more...

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Out This Week 9/1

Seattle’s David Bazan, formerly of Pedro the Lion, has finally released his official solo album. The classically self-deprecating (just read his bio!) songwriter has written possibly his most probing album to date -- given his relatively recent disillusionment with his faith -- and yet it’s also perhaps his most listenable still. [For a fascinating articleRead more...

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