New Music Discovery

GO TO THIS SHOW: Maltby with Tents (album release) and Matt Bishop (Hey Marseilles)

Tonight (Wednesday) there is a good one happening over at The Tractor Tavern. At the end of 2017 local band Maltby released a five-track self-titled EP of gorgeous songs. Now that part about their music being really good is certainly important, but there is another angle to this whole thing...
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Pearl Jam exhibit coming to MoPop, plus you can stay in Pearl Jam hotel suite in Seattle

As of right this second, we are 92 days, 9 hours, 56 minutes and 20 seconds away from the greatest band in the history of ever taking the stage at Safeco Field for The Home Shows . Of course, we are talking about Pearl Jam ! Seems like just yesterday the guys were jumping from the balcony of The...
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New Music Friday: Meg Myers, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Florence + The Machine

At least once a week Manley and I have a mini music meeting in our office. We blast the new, new and we're either jamming out or yelling "Next!" Hey, being a music nerd can be brutal, but someone has to do it. We rounded up some jams that we think you should be listening to right now, check them...
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Listen to the bands playing Seattle Center THIS Saturday

So, Taco Truck Challenge is a thing . Look, if I'm being honest, you had me at tacos. Then someone was like "the Taco Truck Challenge is by that fountain in front of Key Arena, under the Space Needle this year" and I was like "WHAAAAAAAAT?!" because that spot is perfect for eating a baker's dozen...
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Locals Only Playlist: April 29 with Naked Giants and Unlikely Friends

Supported by We had a revolving door and a packed room for Locals Only this week. In the first hour of the show, I was joined by our April Locals Only Artist Of The Month , Naked Giants . These guys are more than a little busy right now since they are on tour all over the world...
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Bumbershoot 2018 lineup announced with Fleet Foxes, Portugal The Man, Cold War Kids, Bishop Briggs

The 2018 Bumbershoot lineup has been announced with Fleet Foxes , J.Cole, SZA, and The Chainsmokersall headlining this year's three-day festival at Seattle Center on August 31-September 1. RELATED: 50 Things To Love About Seattle Video of Bumbershoot 2018 Portugal. The Man , Cold War Kids , Bishop...
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Local band Abraham dropped by Locals Only to play some tunes from their Half A Three Piece Suit EP that was released on 3/3. Look for more new music from Abraham later this year on 6/6 and 9/9.

Arctic Monkeys announce Seattle show October 23 at WaMu Theater

It's happening. Arctic Monkeys are headed back to Seattle this fall to play WaMu Theater on October 23 with supporting act, Mini Mansions. The brit rockers first new album since 2013's AM , called Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, is due out May 11, just five months before they trek up to the...
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Locals Only Video Premier: Skating Polly releases new video for Hollywood Factory

Supported by I feel like the “American Dream” is a real moving target these days. That idea probably means something different to everybody. Big house, great job, kids and a dog, maybe a Volvo. I can tell you this though, for Skating Polly I think floating in pools, popping bottles...
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