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Sweet SecretsColor ForceOut now, sweetsecretsband.comSeattle six-piece Sweet Secrets merge the best of

Sweet SecretsColor ForceOut now, sweetsecretsband.comSeattle six-piece Sweet Secrets merge the best of their previous two EPs into a debut full length album that gently straddles… Continue reading

The Hoot HootsAppetite for DistractionOut now, Hoot House RecordingsWith The Shins on

The Hoot HootsAppetite for DistractionOut now, Hoot House RecordingsWith The Shins on sabbatical and quirky pop outfit The Unicorns long-dissolved in other projects, The Hoot… Continue reading

Black SantaCreated, perhaps, in the advisory spirit of his insurance peddling alter-ego

Black SantaCreated, perhaps, in the advisory spirit of his insurance peddling alter-ego Brent Amacher, gravel-throated psych-country rocker Brent Amaker has added his own Christmas single… Continue reading

Lucas FieldConquest of Happiness11/15, Self-releasedSince splitting with LA based rock group Low

Lucas FieldConquest of Happiness11/15, Self-releasedSince splitting with LA based rock group Low vs. Diamond, vocalist Lucas Field moved back to his native Seattle and began… Continue reading

Monogamy PartyPus City 10″ EP 11/15, Good To Die RecordsIn a recent

Monogamy PartyPus City 10" EP 11/15, Good To Die RecordsIn a recent Reverb post, Todd Hamm rightly pointed that Seattle's newest hard rock imprint Good… Continue reading

Band: Hondo IIAlbum: Goodbye, Paraguay! EPLabel: Hot Stack RecordsRelease Date: Out NowLongstanding

Band:Hondo IIAlbum: Goodbye, Paraguay! EPLabel: Hot Stack RecordsRelease Date: Out NowLongstanding West Seattle "cow-punk boogie" band Memphis Radio Kings is now Hondo II (so named… Continue reading

Reverb Alum Sara Brickner once tagged Seattle country singer Zoe Muth as

Reverb Alum Sara Brickner once tagged Seattle country singer Zoe Muth as "our very own Emmylou." The moniker is spot-on: Seattle has no shortage of… Continue reading

Hondo II, Dead Man, Johnny Seven All-Stars, the HilltonesSlim’s Last ChanceFriday, October

Hondo II, Dead Man, Johnny Seven All-Stars, the HilltonesSlim's Last ChanceFriday, October 14Four bands, all duos, each with their own distinct sound--if you were looking… Continue reading

It’s a season of change. The leaves are turning, protesters have taken

It's a season of change. The leaves are turning, protesters have taken over Wall Street, and here in Seattle, a revolution of our own is… Continue reading

Shown here with Cobirds bandmate Rachel Flotard, Rusty Willoughby was a big

Shown here with Cobirds bandmate Rachel Flotard, Rusty Willoughby was a big part of the Seattle music scene when grunge exploded. Cobirds Unite play SW's… Continue reading

Singer/songwriter Mark Pickerel was the original drummer in Seattle grunge band Screaming

Singer/songwriter Mark Pickerel was the original drummer in Seattle grunge band Screaming Trees and is among the 70+ local bands playing SW's Reverb Festival on… Continue reading

Christopher NelsonCraft SpellsAfter Reverb Monthly’s launch earlier in the week, my boyfriend

Christopher NelsonCraft SpellsAfter Reverb Monthly's launch earlier in the week, my boyfriend and I arrived at the Seattle Center early to distribute copies--with its handy… Continue reading

Steven DewallElectro-hip-hop trio Champagne Champagne has been one of Seattle’s favorite rap

Steven DewallElectro-hip-hop trio Champagne Champagne has been one of Seattle's favorite rap acts since bursting on the scene in 2008. Since then they've put their… Continue reading

Weathered bluesman Knut Bell.

The Month Ahead: Country, Etc.

Recommended shows from Eddie Spaghetti to Dwight Yoakam.

Weathered bluesman Knut Bell.

Head Like a Kite front man Dave Einmo doesn’t exactly portray himself

Head Like a Kite front man Dave Einmo doesn't exactly portray himself as an artist with much to say about classic rock. I don't know… Continue reading

Got an email a few days ago from local band Sad Face

Got an email a few days ago from local band Sad Face hyping their show at the Columbia City Theater tonight. What caught my eye… Continue reading

Victoria HoltHoly pants, Dave!ArgonautThe FunhouseThursday, August 11If it weren’t for all the

Victoria HoltHoly pants, Dave!ArgonautThe FunhouseThursday, August 11If it weren't for all the unholy noise and distortion at the Funhouse, I'd probably be able to stand… Continue reading

Yesterday I chatted briefly with Dave Einmo (of Head Like a Kite)

Yesterday I chatted briefly with Dave Einmo (of Head Like a Kite) and Asya (of Smoosh) who were laying down tracks in Einmo's home studio… Continue reading

The brooding Browder.Back in February at the Sunset, a young man named

The brooding Browder.Back in February at the Sunset, a young man named Christopher Browder, who had just moved to Seattle from Kentucky, played his first… Continue reading

While thousands of folks were Squatchin!’ it up at the Gorge this

While thousands of folks were Squatchin!' it up at the Gorge this past Memorial Day Weekend, many of Seattle's remaining citizens enjoyed live music right… Continue reading