Pop Gifts

Tacocat Signs to Sub Pop and Drops First Single from New Album

The new record is called "This Mess Is a Place" and it comes out May 3.

02/14/2019 By Stefan Milne

The Right Note

Pop Ballads Reigned at the Karaoke World Championship

Washingtonians descended on Eden Seattle this past weekend to prove that karaoke isn't just an off-pitch pastime.

07/03/2018 By Jaime Archer

Lip Service

Lipstick Is the New Band Tee

Tacocat's merch table just got cooler.

05/26/2016 By Conor Romack

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Lumineers Producer Ryan Hadlock

With the Lumineers up for two Grammys on Sunday, their Seattle producer explains the magic of Bear Creek Studio.

02/08/2013 By Laura Dannen


Easy Street Records Queen Anne to Close

After 12 years of keeping us in vinyl and CDs, the record store makes way for a Chase Bank.

01/02/2013 By Laura Dannen

Music + Politics

Seattle’s Music Industry Rallies for Same-Sex Marriage

Music for Marriage Equality is officially live.

06/07/2012 By Laura Dannen

Free Music

Give It a Spin: Saturday Is Record Store Day

Which means limited-run releases and free in-store concerts.

04/18/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Music News We Love

Seattle Times Digs Up Jazz Gold at the Dump

Including a 1956 Seattle recording of Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, and Stan Getz.

04/11/2012 By Laura Dannen

Seattle by the Numbers

"Hail to the Zombie Capital of the World!"

And other news from this weekend.

07/05/2011 By Laura Dannen

Music News

The Head and the Heart Add Second Show

Plus: Blue Scholars turn to Kickstarter for their third album.

03/07/2011 By Laura Dannen

Music News

In Memoriam: The Dutchess and the Duke

Local folk-rock duo calls it quits.

10/11/2010 By Laura Dannen

Music News

Soundgarden: From Nowhere to Everywhere

Seattle’s grunge guys will grace cover of September’s SPIN.

08/17/2010 By Laura Dannen

Classical Music News

Seattle Symphony Names New Music Director

Young French conductor Ludovic Morlot to succeed Gerard Schwarz.

06/29/2010 By Laura Dannen

Music News

City of Music: Meeting of the Minds #1

What the mayor’s new commission has in store for the city’s music industry.

06/18/2010 By Laura Dannen