CHECK THE EXPIRATION DATE: Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks @ Neptune Theatre [Seattle]

CHECK THE EXPIRATION DATE: Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks @ Neptune Theatre [Seattle]

After 2 years in Berlin, Malkmus returns to the states to promote his brand new album Wig Out At Jagbags with a band that may be stronger than ever

Riding the Slow Train: Magic Trick and Kevin Morby @ The Chapel [SF]

Riding the Slow Train: Magic Trick and Kevin Morby @ The Chapel [SF]

Fresh & Only's Tim Cohen performs with his burgeoning project, Magic Trick, with Woods' bassist Kevin Morby showcasing his solo talents as the opener.

RoboCop or RoboCrud?  Processing The Reboot

RoboCop or RoboCrud? Processing The Reboot

The data's been scanned and analyzed. Find out if the new reboot of the sci fi classic holds up to the original. WARNING! THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOLERS!

A Course Of Action: Action Bronson Live @ Neptune Theatre [Seattle]

A Course Of Action: Action Bronson Live @ Neptune Theatre [Seattle]

The 325lb Albanian/Jewish emcee and former chef from Queens, NY supports his latest mixtape, Blue Chips 2 with a stop in Seattle. Here's the review.

Dignified And Old:  Jonathan Richman @ The Great American Music Hall [SF]

Dignified And Old: Jonathan Richman @ The Great American Music Hall [SF]

Highly influential songwriter/solo artist and former frontman of the legendary proto-punk outfit Modern Lovers brings 4 decades worth of experience to the bay.

Andrea Gibson Live @ The Crocodile [Seattle]

Andrea Gibson Live @ The Crocodile [Seattle]

The award winning spoken word poet/author performs for a sold out crowd at the Seattle club, but does she live up to the hype?

Sight Beyond Sight: THUNDERCAT Live @ Barboza [Seattle]

Sight Beyond Sight: THUNDERCAT Live @ Barboza [Seattle]

The Brainfeeder bass virtuoso/vocalist brought his genre defying electro soul funk grooves to the 200 capacity Seattle club and we were there to cover it

By Land and By Sea: Bill Callahan and Mick Turner @ The Chapel [SF]

By Land and By Sea: Bill Callahan and Mick Turner @ The Chapel [SF]

The Drag City songsmith hits the road to promote his latest release, Dreamer River, on a tour with labelmate & Dirty Three guitarist Mick Turner as the opener.

Apple of Discord: Fiona Apple and Blake Mills “Anything We Want” Tour @ Benaroya Hall [Seattle]

Apple of Discord: Fiona Apple and Blake Mills “Anything We Want” Tour @ Benaroya Hall [Seattle]

Embarking on a tour to perform their respective solo & collaborative material, the duo stop in Seattle, and make it up as they go along

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