Seattle Sound

KEXP Opens Its New Home with a Day of Free Live Music

The Seattle Center celebration includes Bob Mould, Hey Marseilles, Deep Sea Diver, Strand of Oaks, Sera Cahoone, David Bazan, and more.

04/12/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Points of Reference

Dan Auerbach and the Internal Inspiration of the Arcs

The frontman for the Black Keys discusses how Captain Beefheart, a poorly produced gospel record, and the prior works of his bandmates influenced his new band.

04/07/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Paul McCartney Returns to Seattle in April

Apparently he was in a band called the Beatles?

03/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Plan Surprise Release Show at Neumos on Friday

The hip-hop duo unveils 'This Unruly Mess I've Made' with a free concert and Amazon live stream.

02/24/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Bruce Springsteen Finally Returns to Seattle

The Boss and the E Street Band will play KeyArena on March 24.

02/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Beyoncé Struts to CenturyLink Field in May

Fresh off the Super Bowl halftime show, the pop queen brings the Formation World Tour to Seattle.

02/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Billy Joel Comes to Safeco Field in May

The Piano Man hits the diamond.

01/27/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Opera's Aidan Lang

The company's general director discusses the farce of 'The Marraige of Figaro' and fighting against operatic stereotypes.

01/13/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Festival Season

Sasquatch! Festival 2016 Lineup Announced

Headliners include the Cure, Florence and the Machine, Alabama Shakes, Sufjan Stevens, Grimes, A$AP Rocky, and Disclosure.

01/12/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Top 10 Seattle Albums of 2015

The best local music the year had to offer.

12/29/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 6

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

12/22/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Adele Schedules 2 Nights at KeyArena in July

Don't miss the superstar singer belting out emotional songs from her record-breaking album '25'.

12/15/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Classical Music

Seattle Symphony Roundup: Benefactor Taylor Swift and 'Nu.Mu.Zu' for Free

The pop star gives $50,000, and the symphony releases composer Giya Kancheli's new reflection on violence.

12/03/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

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.

12/01/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Robert DeLong

The Bothell native and rising music star blends EDM with an indie rock sensibility.

11/17/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

The Dixie Chicks Reunite and Schedule Seattle Return

After a decade away, the superstar country trio heads to White River Amphitheatre next summer.

11/16/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Rachel Ratner of Wimps

A punk chat about gray hairs, Mötley Crüe, and the band's new album 'Suitcase.'

11/10/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Lemolo

Meagan Grandall weaves more sweet pop dreams on her band's new LP 'Red Right Return.'

11/03/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Childbirth's 'Women's Rights'

The superb sophomore album by Seattle's funniest feminists balances laughs and cutting social commentary.

10/31/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Say Hi

Eric Elbogen returns to the vampire pop realm with 'Bleeders Digest.'

10/29/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld