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GO TO THIS SHOW: Acid Tongue, Smokey Brights, Gold Casio, Baywitch @ The Tractor 3/31

Are you kidding me? This lineup is completely absurd and I actually kind of can't believe it's happening. Fresh off a tour that included SXSW in Austin and the Treefort Music Festival out in Boise, a couple of Seattle's favorite bands are throwing a welcome home show at The Tractor Tavern and they...
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Trevor, Joey and Seth Boone all dropped by Locals Only this week to talk about Trevor's band The Hollers and Joey's band The Velvet Mornings and play some tracks from their albums as well as a couple of songs live in studio.


2018 Timber! Outdoor Music Festival in Carnation lineup announced

The lineup was just announced for the 2018 Timber! Outdoor Music Festival and the team at Artist Home did it so big this year. This is a Locals Only DREAM! Video of Car Seat Headrest - "Nervous Young Inhumans" Car Seat Headrest sits atop a completely loaded bill with other local...
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WATCH THIS: "Left Right" music video from Headwaves

I'm really thrilled that the art of the music video is still a thing that is thriving in our local music community. Today's example of that comes from Seattle band Headwaves for their song "Left Right." Video of Headwaves - Left Right This bedazzled dream ride through an old-school roller rink is a...
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LISTEN TO THIS: I Will Keep Your Ghost release new Options EP

Everett band I Will Keep Your Ghost has finally released their Options EP. This project has been a long time coming for the indie electro-rock band. Just over four years in the making, in fact. The band looks a little different today than it did when their It's Natural EP came out back in 2013. The...
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SXSW Day 2: Mt. Joy, Weathers, Bishop Briggs, Amy Shark

Starting the day with breakfast tacos is great. The coffee in this town is not. Read about my Day 1. I woke up with M&Ms in my bed and I have questions... Headed to the legendary Arlyn Studios to listen to new music that I can't tell you about from a band I can't tell you about. Being sworn to...
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More great music videos from local artists Skating Polly, Belgian Fog

We have been talking about a lot of great new music videos from Locals Only favorites lately. Sol released an instant classic last week for his song "If You Don't Call." Damien Jurado had a very scenic video for his new song "Over Rainbows and Rainier" that featured plenty of epic drone shots of...
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SXSW Day 1: Bones UK, Lucy Dacus, and the BBQ steal the show

Greetings from sunny Austin, TX, you guys! I'm Manley and I'm here at SXSW all week to look for your favorite new bands and my favorite new bbq joints. Day 1 recap I snagged some food at the airport before I took off and was given the opportunity to order off a touch screen or from a person. I...
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