Bumbershoot Day 3: Ending The Fest in Photos

For the final day of Bumbershoot we're letting our fabulous photographer Dana Pleasant's shots do the talking, so enjoy!   … [Read more...]

Bumbershoot 2014 Madness: Day 1 in Pictures

At Bumbershoot 2014 Dana, IRW's newest photographer, shared her magical powers for the weekend capturing moments in time that grab you and make you wish you had been there. This set of photos does just that. We have another coming from Day 3 as well so keep a look out for more visual delights coming … [Read more...]

Gleason Fest Promised Something Real and Delivered

Gleason Fest came with much anticipation this year with a heavy lineup and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge paving the way for a big turnout; and it definitely delivered!  Saturday afternoon came around and people were trickling in greeted with smiles and often hugs. There was an air of reunion … [Read more...]

Gleason Fest 2014: Way More than Music…

"Awesome Ain't Easy!" - Steve Gleason If you haven't heard of Gleason Fest yet, take notice. The backstory, the inspiration, the cause, the music, and the love... it's not to be taken lightly, and it's definitely not to be missed. In 2011, at the age of 33, Steve Gleason, Spokane native and former … [Read more...]

Elkfest 2014: 10 Years in the Bag

FOLKINCEPTION Elkfest 2014 kicked off with such a bang that the generator literally blew.  Seriously... the generator blew, and FOLKINCEPTION did the first part of their set on the patio of The Elk while they replaced it.  It turned out to be a really great, intimate set that captured the playful … [Read more...]

Sasquatch Through the Eyes of a Fest Newbie and Seasoned Photographer

Despite my years of music photography, it was my maiden voyage to Sasquatch (and the Gorge!); I had absolutely no idea what I was in for. The moment I stepped through the gates I nearly had a run-in with a swerving snake, and minutes later was taunted by several human-sized neon green catfish. There … [Read more...]

Maiden Voyage at Sasquatch: Day 1

It was my maiden voyage to Sasquatch and I had absolutely no idea what I was in for. The moment I stepped through the gates, I nearly stepped on a swervy snake, and minutes later was taunted by several human sized neon green catfish. There were people everywhere in giraffe costumes, wearing … [Read more...]

Agnes Obel: Filling St Mark’s With Just A Note

You would think that I simply went to the St Mark's Cathedral performances last Saturday for Bryan John Appleby. After all, I have written about him several times, gushed over his music and even went to his last performance at the same location a couple of years ago. This time, however, you'd be … [Read more...]

The Head and The Heart, Cliche-worthy

It's obvious that a lot of us here at Inside Right Wrist are fans of The Head and the Heart. At this point it's almost cliche to say that if you're live in or around the Seattle area. As a matter of fact, more often than not I get an eye roll if I say something about them.  Why do I quietly smile to … [Read more...]

Deck the Hall Ball: A Photo Diary

We're gonna try a little something different this time around. Our fantastic writer, Katrina, will be writing up a post about this year's Deck The Hall Ball, no question it'll be funny, quirky and great just like the person who will have written it. I'm feeling  a bit saucy today, and instead of … [Read more...]