Music

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Seattle’s Hip-Hop Crews Come Out In Force for Squadfest

For this festival’s featured performers, there’s power in numbers.

 

Odesza performs one of two sold-out shows last fall at Chicago’s 3,224-capacity Aragon Ballroom. Photo by Jonathan Gipaya

Five Capitol Hill Block Party Acts You Can’t Miss

For its 20th year, the annual rite of summer has loaded its Main Stage with dazzling acts. Here are the highlights.

 

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Your Heart Breaks Remembers Geneviève Castrée With ‘From Mount Eerie’

Recorded in 2008, the album stands as a document of depression and friendship.

 

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Sloucher’s Debut Rings With Sounds of Seattle’s Indie Rock Past

The supergroup makes a familiar yet bold statement on its debut EP.

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For Its Hardly Art Debut, The Julie Ruin Takes Care of Itself

Kathleen Hanna returns with an exhilarating album and a band fully on board.

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Decibel Festival Officially on ‘Extended Break’

The 11-year-old electronic music gathering is suspending operations, but founder Sean Horton tells Seattle Weekly its legacy will live on.

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Vats’ Post-Punk Paeans

The Seattle trio’s debut LP connects the dots between Northwest DIY’s origins and today.

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Premiere: Taylar Elizza Beth’s ‘Daisies’ Music Video Is a Whisper of Encouragement

The West Seattle native’s new EP ‘Fresh Cut Flowers’ is due out next month.

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The Best Local Records We Heard This June

Healing music after a godawful month.

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On ‘Born Rich,’ Mackned Gets, Surprisingly, Upbeat

The West Seattle rapper’s newest is an artistic left turn.

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Stephen Steinbrink’s Dissociative Blues

The Olympia-via-Phoenix songwriter reimagines his past on ‘Anagrams.’

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The Lo-Fi Longing of Lisa Prank

Talking teen feelings and tarot cards with Seattle’s premier pop-punk prom queen.

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