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Thumbnail for - A Fiendish Conversation with the Presidents of the United States of America's Jason Finn
Feb 12, 2014
Local Talent
The oddball rockers return with a new album ('Kudos to You!') and their yearly PUSAFest.
Thumbnail for - Plan Ahead: The Long Winters’ Only Seattle Show of 2011
Sep 21, 2011
Concert
Thanks to Jess Voelker (over at Sauced) for this update: The Long Winters front man John Roderick (@johnroderick) tweeted last night that his Seattle-based indie band is playing "our only show of...
Thumbnail for - Six Concerts You Don’t Want to Miss
Apr 13, 2011
Concerts
One week, six shows. Totally doable. Raphael Saadiq, former producer for Joss Stone, the Roots, and John Legend, headlines with his retro soul sound—an unapologetic throwback to ’60s Motown—and a...
Thumbnail for - On Sale Apr 1: Paul Simon Tickets
Mar 30, 2011
Ticket Alert
After a five-year recording hiatus, Paul Simon is back on the road behind new album So Beautiful or So What (out April 12), which he’s touting as the best work he’s done in 20 years. Now, 20 years...
Thumbnail for - Slideshow: Presidents of the United States of America
Feb 21, 2011
Concert Recap
  Hard not to flashback to 1996 inside Showbox at the Market this weekend, especially with all the crowdsurfing. Well, attempted crowdsurfing—a few landed on their heads, most ended up in the arms...
Thumbnail for - Steel Pulse Plays Showbox Market Tonight
Apr 21, 2010
Arts & Culture
Seattle isn't exactly a reggae town. There aren't enough homegrown acts to constitute a "scene"—although Clinton Fearon and Kore Ionz are noteworthy exceptions. But as far as this being a reggae...
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Apr 17, 2010
Arts & Culture
Editor's note: How'd Soundgarden sound at their big reunion show last night? Longtime Seattle music freak David Meinert was there. First, here's last night's 18-song set...
Thumbnail for - In Support of Blue Scholars
Mar 25, 2010
Arts & Culture
All is right in the world for Seattle hip-hop. Blue Scholars, arguably the city's most consistently well-known rap duo, have already sold out Friday and Saturday nights at the Showbox and...
Thumbnail for - Blue Scholars Verse After Verse
Feb 11, 2010
Arts & Culture
A little less than two weeks ago, I wrote about some fire-y guest verses that Geo of Blue Scholars had recently unveiled and predicted that 2010 would be a good year for the group. That...
Thumbnail for - Updated: With Haiti We Stand
Jan 28, 2010
Disaster Relief
ON SALE NOW A Hootenanny For Haiti, February 28 This benefit concert at the Showbox has a stellar lineup, featuring Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, Guns N’ Roses’s Duff McKagan, Kim Virant,...