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Ranking the Songs of Nirvana's 'Nevermind'

A look back at the classic grunge album as it turns 25.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/24/2016

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Album of the Month: Lisa Prank's 'Adult Teen'

Belatedly catching up with June's pop punk hit of the summer.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/19/2016

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Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 7

Download a free compilation of our favorite new local music releases including David Bazan, Tacocat, and Kris Orlowski.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/30/2016

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Album of the Month: Tacocat's 'Lost Time'

Tacocat expertly mixes the fun and frustration of the current Seattle climate on its April LP.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/12/2016

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Album of the Month: Onry Ozzborn's 'Duo'

The Seattle MC enlists his friends for a diverse and entirely collaborative hip-hop gem.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/05/2016

10 Years That Changed A City

2013: Macklemore, and Seattle Hip-Hop, Go Mainstream

There’s a palpable civic pride—and renewed engagement—in the very idea of local music because our guy made it big.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/04/2016

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Album of the Month: Crater's 'Talk to Me So I Can Fall Asleep'

The electronic duo crafts industrial pop for the Internet age.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/29/2016

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Top 10 Seattle Albums of 2015

The best local music the year had to offer.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/29/2015

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Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 6

Download a free compilation of our favorite new local music, including Childbirth, Beat Connection, Lemolo, Say Hi, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/22/2015

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Album of the Month: Bryan John Appleby's 'The Narrow Valley'

In November, the Seattle singer-songwriter took a trip down to California and traded his folky sound for sweeping orchestral pop.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/01/2015

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Album of the Month: Telekinesis's 'Ad Infinitum'

Lerner goes (retro) electric.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/14/2015

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Album Premiere: Benjamin Verdoes, 'The One and the Other'

The Iska Dhaaf and Mt. St. Helen's Vietnam Band singer-songwriter shares his swirling new solo EP.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/16/2015

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Album of the Month: Briana Marela's 'All Around Us'

The singer-songwriter sojourned to Iceland, and returned with an album of gorgeous, layered electronic indie pop.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/31/2015

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Album of the Month: Aqueduct's 'Wild Knights'

After eight years away, David Terry returns with more spastic and emotional indie synth pop.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/04/2015

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Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 5

Download a free compilation our favorite new local music including Chastity Belt, Rocky Votolato, Brothers From Another, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/07/2015

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Album of the Month: OCnotes' 'Color Wheel'

A (very belated) look at the prolific hip-hop producer and MC's latest sonically diverse album.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/30/2015

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Song Premiere: Fox and the Law's "The Trouble with the Gods"

The hard-rocking Seattle group shares the second single from its upcoming album 'The Trouble with People.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/24/2015

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Album of the Month: St. Kilda's Self-Titled LP

Local soundtrack specialists craft an album of atmospheric indie folk that's all their own.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/30/2015

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The Rocky Road to Redemption

Rocky Votolato had given up on music. But with Chris Walla's help, he's crafted his best album in a decade, 'Hospital Handshakes.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/21/2015

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Album of the Month: Death Cab for Cutie's 'Kintsugi'

Death Cab artfully repairs its cracks on its latest record.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/01/2015
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