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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

Seattle Sound

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

Seattle Sound

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

Seattle Sound

Top 10 Seattle Albums of 2014

From the Seattle Symphony to Shabazz Palaces to Tacocat, the best local music the year had to offer

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/29/2014

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 4

Download a free compilation our favorite new local music including Odesza, S, Porter Ray, Say Hi, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/22/2014

Seattle Sound

Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab for Cutie

The guitarist and producer leaves the local indie rock powerhouse next month

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/13/2014

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Macklemore Confronts the Fame Monster in Fences' "Arrows" Video

The MC expresses the pressures of success in the new "Made in Seattle" clip

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/11/2014

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Album of the Month: Shabazz Palaces' 'Lese Majesty'

The Sub Pop hip-hop returned in July to take us on another cosmic voyage

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/01/2014

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Return on Fences' "Arrows"

The duo's collaboration with the former Seattle singer-songwriter is their first new track since 'The Heist'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/29/2014

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Album of the Month: Say Hi's 'Endless Wonder'

Eric Elbogen manages to make low-key electronic rock seem both funky and mature.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/30/2014
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