Bumbershoot ’16 Opening Day: Cautious Optimism

  We were all wondering how Bumbershoot was going to treat us this year. Would it prove to be on the upswing or are we looking at a change to the basic structure and feel that will leave the "old" festival to the history books. The answer: both. It's obvious we're not going to get our … [Read more...]

Sasquatch ’15 Yearbook: Saturday’s Superlatives

Sunburns are in full effect and we made it through the second day at Sasquatch! Day two was chock full of so many good acts it was hard to take it all in, much less capture it all through a lens. I'm rarely happy to run around in 85 degree weather, but I'll most definitely make an exception for this … [Read more...]

Who’s Playing Sasquatch 2013? A Complete Lineup

Sasquatch 2013 is just around the river bend (Pocahontas style) and we are simultaneously so excited it's happening, totally nervous it won't be as good as (enter year here), and nostalgic about (that other time). So, when STG gathered all the people in Seattle who go to concerts and have a Twitter … [Read more...]

CHBP ’12: Around the Fest Day One

While the weather seemed to cast a pall across the day, when the festivities finally began at Capitol Hill Block Party 2012 the skies cleared and thankfully the rain held off; I'm especially thankful that my gear stayed dry. Running back and forth amidst the crowd it seemed like everyone was having … [Read more...]

So, This is Happening… July Edition

So, it's July now. Well, almost (work with me here, folks). There is so much stuff happening, I wanted to give you all a head start on your summer planning. Long past are the summers when Seattle families would just up and vacate the city come July, so I've also included a few events that are … [Read more...]

The Father John Misty Mystique

Tonight, Father John Misty is playing at Neumos. I honestly don't know what to expect. You see, I’ve been listening to Josh Tillman play music in various forms since he was in a band called Saxon Shore, which I heard only because a boy I had a crush on in college made me a mix tape with one of their … [Read more...]

Captiol Hill Block Party Initial Lineup Released

It looks like there's the typical, and welcomed, mixture of local and national acts again this year at Capitol Hill Block Party (CHBP). We've got the full list at the end of this post and it doesn't look like the other festival lineups we've seen so far this year. There are those staples that … [Read more...]