Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Kris Orlowski

The singer-songwriter discusses Noise for the Needy and his plans for a new record.

06/18/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld


The New Sound of Seattle

From lyrical hip-hop to garage R&B, these three acts have what it takes to deliver our distinctly Seattle sound to the world.

06/14/2013 By Laura Dannen and Seth Sommerfeld

Music News

Sasquatch! Music Festival Expands to Two Weekends

The fest now covers Memorial Day and Fourth of July weekends with two different lineups.

06/13/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld


Tacoma’s Bid for Domination

Our sibling city’s June events calendar rivals some of Seattle’s best offerings.

05/22/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Sasquatch Music Festival's Adam Zacks

The festival founder talks about the event's growth, ticket demands, and more.

05/20/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Cuong Vu

The influential trumpeter and UW professor breaks down the Seattle jazz scene.

05/14/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld


'Bring Our Sonics Back' Rally at Neumos

Join Shawn Kemp and some of Seattle's best MCs for a night dedicated to bringing the NBA back to town.

05/13/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

In Training

Meshell Ndegeocello Mentors Seattle Youth Musicians

We asked one of the students to interview her coach before Friday's performance at the Moore.

05/06/2013 Edited by Laura Dannen With Samantha Braman

Ticket Alert

Justin Timberlake to Play KeyArena

You don't already have plans for January 17, 2014, right?

05/06/2013 By Laura Dannen

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with the Cave Singers' Pete Quirk

The lead singer of the Seattle folk rock band wants you to celebrate being alive.

05/02/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Hometown Delivery: The Postal Service to Play KeyArena

The platinum-selling Sub Pop act (finally) announces a Seattle stop on its reunion tour.

04/23/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Music

Kris Orlowski Was Robbed — But His Famous Friends Plan To Help

Allen Stone, John Roderick, Lemolo, and more come together for a benefit show for the singer-songwriter.

04/22/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Chateau Ste. Michelle Announces Summer Concert Lineup

See David Byrne and St. Vincent, Gladys Knight, Counting Crows, and more.

04/22/2013 By Laura Dannen

Free Concert

Shabazz Palaces, Father John Misty to Play Sub Pop's Silver Jubilee

The local label announces the early lineup for its summer anniversary show.

04/10/2013 By Laura Dannen

Classical Review

The Sounds of Spring: 'Apollo e Dafne'

Pacific MusicWorks reinvigorates Handel's 18th-century cantata.

04/10/2013 By Sheila Farr

Ticket Alert

Paul McCartney to Play Safeco Field in July

The Beatle inaugurates Safeco as a major concert venue; tickets go on sale Friday.

04/08/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Concert Math

See Prince for $250, Or...

How many shows can you see for the same price?

04/03/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Chatting with the Dude

A Phone Call with Jeff Bridges

The Oscar winner has gone country. Bridges and his band the Abiders arrive in town next week.

03/26/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Prince to Play Two Nights at Showbox

In April. Let it rain!

03/21/2013 By Laura Dannen


Passing Through: Weird Al Yankovic

The king of musical parody comes to Tacoma this April.

03/20/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld