Barack Obama: A Call To “ACTION” (figures?) Read more

Barack Obama: A Call To “ACTION” (figures?)

The major news from this week was obvious to anyone that’s been paying attention.  Tearful speeches of hope and redemption poured through the airwaves and moved all of us that were watching the national broadcast.  The struggles ahead are clear but the idea of “CHANGE” remains the focus.  At a time where there are feelings […]

Dead Alive:  Interview with The Dead Milkmen Read more

Dead Alive: Interview with The Dead Milkmen

The interview below was conducted by one of our newest writers, Dr. Radical, back in November during Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX.  We had hopes of posting it earlier, however, Dr. Radical was struck by a vehicle which held the transcription time back a bit.  He is fully recovered and we are pleased […]

Giant Robot Destroys Seattle: Buckethead’s New Years Eve Bash Read more

Giant Robot Destroys Seattle: Buckethead’s New Years Eve Bash

Much of Brian “Buckethead” Carroll’s popularity has risen through his temporary stint as the guitarist for AXL Rose’s makeshift post millennium disaster that he is still stubbornly referring to as Guns N Roses.   However, if you were a fan of Buckethead’s work prior to this, his inclusion in the group may have actually come […]

Phish Skywrites Summer Tour Announcement (Jay-Z video inside) Read more

Phish Skywrites Summer Tour Announcement (Jay-Z video inside)

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stL-Z5-Pwb0 Much like they did with their reunion announcement, Phish non-challantly posted the above video featuring skywriting over the live favorite “Punch You in The Eye” this morning, to inform fans of their intentions for their 2009 Summer Tour.  You will notice that there are no West Coast show dates as of yet but, we […]

UPDATE: Asher Roth Bomb Threat Scenario Read more

UPDATE: Asher Roth Bomb Threat Scenario

(Photo via LA Times) Throughout the day, more and more info seemed to unfold pertaining to the story about rapper Asher Roth and a bomb threat detainee on Delta Airlines flight 110 from yesterday morning.  In relaying the original information provided to us by the publicist, we reported that “Roth and his bandmates” were involved […]

Rapper Foils a Bomb Threat instead of his Teeth Read more

Rapper Foils a Bomb Threat instead of his Teeth

Please CLICK for update on the situation. I recently checked my email to find a message from Biz3 Entertainment.  I opened it assuming that it was a simple press release for a project from one of the many quality acts that they represent (Def Jux, Battles, Prefuse 73, etc) but what I read was of […]

MOORE DEF: Mos Def Live @ The Moore Theatre Read more

MOORE DEF: Mos Def Live @ The Moore Theatre

Back at the Evergreen State College, hip-hop with a message was huge in the 1990’s.  Blackstar, the group that Mos Def formed with Talib Kweli, was blasted out the dorms heading into the new millennium.  Mos Def (aka Dante Smith) has released a few albums since his popularity of the late 90s, but he has […]

Sonic Portation: The Return of Ya Ho Wah 13 Read more

Sonic Portation: The Return of Ya Ho Wah 13

Ya Ho Wha 13 Dec. 15, 2008 Nectar Lounge Seattle, Wa A man somewhat resembling an elf plays his guitar with an eagle feather, singing freestyle verse about the altar of life.  The drummer, named Octavius Aquarian, sucks into the microphone between rapid drum fills. Sunflower adjusts his bass strap after leading a measly Monday […]