This ‘r That: Katie Costello of Pretty Broken Things

Katie Costello, the heart and soul of local group Pretty Broken Things, may not be a household name quite yet but she's made an impression on many a Seattleite, including yours truly. With a voice that can conjure tears in an instant, it's hard not to fall victim to her enchanting performances time … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Get to Know Lemolo

Lemolo is hitting the stage at Columbia City Theater this weekend for their highly anticipated CD release shows. That's right, I said shows. The band sold out Friday night's show in less than 11 hours and immediately added a second date (Saturday), thus appeasing those who missed out on the first … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Pickwick

Can't be positive which of the fellas wrote this one, but I'm pretty sure it's Michael. I just love 'em, you learn so much (and yet so little at the same time). This 'r That 1. Barsuk or Sub Pop: Sub Pop 2. SAM or Frye: Haven't been to either 3. Red Hook or Chateau St. Michelle: N/A drinking … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Campfire OK

Mychal of Campfire OK took some time a while back out of his busy schedule and chose some of his local favorites. We're starting to learn that musicians and comic books don't mix. Maybe you can only take the time to seriously nerd out about one thing? Hmmm I don't agree, but what then? Take your … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Hot Bodies in Motion

Hot Bodies in Motion have had quite a successful year in 2011. They had an exclusively new song in a major motion picture, they've headlined venues throughout the Seattle area and gained quite the fan base to boot. We can't wait to see what happens this year as they set out on tour and who knows … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Ravenna Woods

This installment is from the boys of Ravenna Woods. Apparently they don't care much for cupcakes or comics, but they have some other thoughts that may surprise you. RW: here you go! some of them i didn't decide on for various reasons... thanks for including us! 1. Barsuk or Sub Pop 2. SAM or … [Read more...]

This ‘r That: Jason Dodson of the Maldives

This or That is a series I dreamt up a while ago. It's a list of Seattle area "rivalries" that I made up and asked a few musicians around town to choose their favorite from each pairing. A few of them have been posted on Seattlest, but there was a bit of a stockpile that went unused. This is truly a … [Read more...]