Tag Archives: Glasvegas

Live Around Town This Week

Sasquatch Music Festival and Northwest Folklife Festival have been running all weekend and continue on Memorial Day. Here’s what else is going on Monday night as well as the rest of the week. There are a couple big shows in town this week including Adele and U2. Monday, May 30 Barcelona with¬†Holcombe Waller and¬†Jenny ORead more...

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Monday News Mash-Up

Author, poet, musician Jim Carroll died on Friday at age 60. As chronicled in his autobiography The Basketball Diaries, Carroll’s outlaw lifestyle of poetry and drugs (and of course basketball) brought him into circles that included Andy Warhol, Patti Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe and other counter-culture icons of the 70′s. In fact, it was Smith whoRead more...

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Thursday News Threads 9/10

London hip-hop artist Speech Debelle was just announced the winner of the Mercury Music Prize, beating out strong contenders Bat For Lashes, Kasabian, La Roux, Friendly Fires, Florence and the Machine, and Lisa Hannigan. Her album Speech Therapy (Big Dada) won for best album of the past year by a U.K. or Irish artist. BeRead more...

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Glasvegas @ KEXP and Chop Suey 1/10

photos by Laura Totten (in-studio) and Dan Muller (concert) review by Jason Kinnard Just when you think you know what a band is going to sound like live or how they’ll act when you meet them up close, they can surprise you. Glasvegas is one of those bands. Yes, they embrace the glitz and grandeurRead more...

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