Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 5

Download a free compilation our favorite new local music including Chastity Belt, Rocky Votolato, Brothers From Another, and more.

07/07/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: OCnotes' 'Color Wheel'

A (very belated) look at the prolific hip-hop producer and MC's latest sonically diverse album.

06/30/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Song Premiere: Fox and the Law's "The Trouble with the Gods"

The hard-rocking Seattle group shares the second single from its upcoming album 'The Trouble with People.'

06/24/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: St. Kilda's Self-Titled LP

Local soundtrack specialists craft an album of atmospheric indie folk that's all their own.

04/30/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

The Rocky Road to Redemption

Rocky Votolato had given up on music. But with Chris Walla's help, he's crafted his best album in a decade, 'Hospital Handshakes.'

04/21/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Death Cab for Cutie's 'Kintsugi'

Death Cab artfully repairs its cracks on its latest record.

04/01/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Top 10 Seattle Albums of 2014

From the Seattle Symphony to Shabazz Palaces to Tacocat, the best local music the year had to offer

12/29/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 4

Download a free compilation our favorite new local music including Odesza, S, Porter Ray, Say Hi, and more.

12/22/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab for Cutie

The guitarist and producer leaves the local indie rock powerhouse next month

08/13/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Macklemore Confronts the Fame Monster in Fences' "Arrows" Video

The MC expresses the pressures of success in the new "Made in Seattle" clip

08/11/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Shabazz Palaces' 'Lese Majesty'

The Sub Pop hip-hop returned in July to take us on another cosmic voyage

08/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Return on Fences' "Arrows"

The duo's collaboration with the former Seattle singer-songwriter is their first new track since 'The Heist'

07/29/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Say Hi's 'Endless Wonder'

Eric Elbogen manages to make low-key electronic rock seem both funky and mature.

06/30/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 3

Download a free compilation of some of our favorite new local music including Tacocat, Kris Orlowski, Grynch, and more.

06/25/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Kris Orlowski's 'Believer'

The singer-songwriter's new record expands his sound while maintaining his optimistic spirit.

04/30/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Iska Dhaaf's 'Even the Sun Will Burn'

The duo's full length debut made for a rocking (and melancholy) March.

04/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Tacocat's 'NVM'

Seattle's funnest band is at it again.

02/28/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Dude York's 'Dehumanize'

Dude York's lively LP highlights a January chock full of great new Seattle tunes.

02/03/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: The Physics's 'Digital Wildlife'

The Physics takes risks with its latest (free) album.

12/31/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 2

A free download of some of our favorite new local music including Sol, La Luz, My Goodness, Mansions, and more.

12/19/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld