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...]

Video Roundup: Hoof it to Spokane for Elkfest 2014

As you may remember from last year, Elkfest and Gleason Fest are two hometown music festivals that I can't help but feel "school spirit" for.  With an old high school buddy, John Blakesley of Northwest Music Group, booking the bands and taking on the festivals with such enthusiasm. It's hard not to … [Read more...]

Minus the Bear, Plus The Jams: Seattle’s Sons Come Home

After two months on the road, beloved Seattle band Minus The Bear wrapped up their fall tour in front of their hometown crowd at the Showbox at the Market on Friday, November 8. The band — who has been together more than a decade — was overflowing with jokes and laughter, mixing ease and energy on … [Read more...]