I SAID YES TO HANSON: Hanson Live @ Neumos [Seattle]

I SAID YES TO HANSON: Hanson Live @ Neumos [Seattle]

We send a writer to check out the band of brothers, 16 years after they brought us the earworm known as "MMMbop," & he, more or less, just gets drunk on bourbon

Earl Sweatshirt DORIS Tour Live @ The Neptune [Seattle]

Earl Sweatshirt DORIS Tour Live @ The Neptune [Seattle]

Odd Future's most elusive member embarks on his first solo tour, promoting his highly anticipated, critically acclaimed debut. Here's what went down in Seattle

No Regrets: King Khan And The Shrines Live @ Neumos [Seattle]

No Regrets: King Khan And The Shrines Live @ Neumos [Seattle]

The hardest working man in psychedelic, garage rock, soul music brings him cracker jack Berlin-based outfit to Seattle

GWAR You Experienced?  – Live @ Showbox SODO [Seattle]

GWAR You Experienced? – Live @ Showbox SODO [Seattle]

A writer takes on his first GWAR show by experiencing the vile, intergalactic, blood and gore fest live in Seattle on their Madness at the Center of Time tour

Off the Rails: Station to Station in Oakland

Off the Rails: Station to Station in Oakland

Billed as "an artist-driven public art project," the cross-country trainride/mobile concert/art exhibit stops in Oakland and we're there to review it

Still Got It – Lee Fields & The Expressions @ Neumos [Seattle]

Still Got It – Lee Fields & The Expressions @ Neumos [Seattle]

Soul singer Lee Fields and his backing band The Expressions return to Seattle to lay down some thick deep soul grooves the way that only they can

I Overcame Being a Disgruntled Music Listener at a Major Music Festival

I Overcame Being a Disgruntled Music Listener at a Major Music Festival

A festival skeptic attends Seattle's Bumbershoot Music and Arts festival to catch some soul music and a pseudo-variety show with Seattle's greatest cartoonists

Fear and Loathing in Santa Cruz: Titus Andronicus Live @ The Catalyst

Fear and Loathing in Santa Cruz: Titus Andronicus Live @ The Catalyst

Eric DePriester reviews the recent Titus Andronicus performance in Santa Cruz, providing background to their career up to this point and hints at the future

A History of Bad Men: MELVINS 30th Anniversary [Seattle]

A History of Bad Men: MELVINS 30th Anniversary [Seattle]

Legendary sludge-wielding innovators, Melvins return to their home in the Northwest to celebrate 3 decades in the game. One writer catches his very first show.

A Review of AFROPUNK FEST 2013 [Brooklyn]

A Review of AFROPUNK FEST 2013 [Brooklyn]

Devon Tincknell attends the 2013 AfroPunk festival, examining the AfroPunk movement and the concepts of where culture, race, and art intersect

Effing the Ineffable: Prefuse 73 @ The Crocodile [Seattle]

Effing the Ineffable: Prefuse 73 @ The Crocodile [Seattle]

Super producer/multi-instrumentalist/electronic mastermind, Guillermo Scott Herren brings his Prefuse 73 project to The Crocodile in Seattle. Here's our review

Vanilla Ice: To The Extreme – Track By Track Analysis

Vanilla Ice: To The Extreme – Track By Track Analysis

23 years after it's original release, Gabriel Greiser breaks down Vanilla Ice's smash debut To The Extreme track by track