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Mere weeks before heading out on his Life Aquatic Tour (yes, inspired by the Wes Anderson film), west coast rapper Vince Staples shares the new single “BagBak.” Listen below. Frankly, I don’t remember any scenes with a bagbak, but you can definitely envision Bill Murray and his band of interns storming the Belafonte to theseRead more…

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Live Review: Roky Erickson @ City Arts Fest, Neumo’s 10/21

The audience was full of energy as I got to Neumo’s right before Roky Erickson came on stage. Dubbed one of the initiators of psychedelic rock, Mr. Erickson, now 63 years young, has been in the music scene out of Austin, Texas since the mid ’60’s when he was a founder of 13th Floor Elevators.Read more…

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Live Around Town This Week: City Arts Fest Edition

The never-ending carousel of music festivals in the Northwest continues this week with the first ever City Arts Festival. This might mark the end of the summer festival season, but it is sure as hell a good way to go out, as over 30 events will take place in over 20 venues spread out acrossRead more…

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