Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Allen Stone

Seattle's new soul king talks about his Muppet dreams.

12/04/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Giveaway

One-Day Deal: Win Tickets to See Reignwolf

Seattle's howling blues guitarist headlines the Neptune this Saturday. Enter by 5pm today to win.

11/21/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Brandi Carlile

Don't tell this singer-songwriter that the Northwest can't be country.

11/19/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Giveaway

Win Tickets to See Allen Stone, Shabazz Palaces and THEESatisfaction

It's just the beginning of our holiday-giveaway-palooza.

11/16/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

Points of Reference

How Louis C.K. Shaped Ben Gibbard's 'Former Lives'

The Death Cab for Cutie frontman tells us how John Lennon and the perfection of 'Louie' informed his new solo record.

11/14/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Soundgarden's 'King Animal' Is Out Today; Concert Tickets On Sale Saturday

The reviews are in: Grunge lives. And with Soundgarden, it sounds ageless.

11/13/2012 By Cassandra Callan

Ticket Alert

The Shins to Play Showbox at the Market for Under $20

Tickets go on sale (and will sell out) this Friday.

11/13/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld


Duff, Brandi Carlile, Mike McCready to Play Hendrix Tribute Show

'Scuse me while I kiss the Sky (Church).

11/07/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Father John Misty and the Walkmen Headline Little Big Show #5

The fundraising concert series enters its second year in style.

10/29/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld


John Roderick and Friends Crash the Showbox

The Long Winters front man brings his famous music and comedy pals to town.

10/25/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld


Sera Cahoone Keeps Calm on 'Deer Creek Canyon'

The Seattle singer-songwriter couples past sorrows and future optimism on her new record.

10/23/2012 By Katie Vincent

Music Festival

Slide Show: City Arts Fest 2012

We sprinted around town to capture some of the best moments of City Arts Fest 2012.

10/22/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

Putting 826 Seattle's Journalism Club to Work

The nonprofit’s bright young writers interview Portland songwriter Laura Gibson. Dolphins come up, naturally.

10/17/2012 Edited by Laura Dannen With 826 Seattle


When Orchestras and Rock Collide

Folk-rocker Kris Orlowski and composer-violinist Andrew Joslyn celebrate the release of their new EP—with the help of a 17-piece orchestra.

10/11/2012 By Duke Sullivan


Ticket Alert: Shabazz Palaces and THEESatisfaction, Deck the Hall Ball

Plan now for these sure-to-sell-out shows.

10/10/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Ryan Lewis

More than just Macklemore's producer, do-everything-man Lewis talks about building a hip-hop empire.

10/09/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld


'Searching for Sugar Man' in Seattle

Experience the mystery of a lost '70s music legend.

10/09/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Music Festival

A Roadmap to Reverb Festival

Ballard hosts more than 50 bands from around Seattle for one low price this Saturday.

10/04/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Fall Arts

Secure Our Borders! Canadian Musicians Invade Seattle

The influx starts tonight with Rufus Wainwright at Benaroya Hall.

10/01/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Music Festival

An Outsider's Guide to Decibel Festival 2012

A look at the electronic music fest's performers, parties, and panels.

09/26/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld