Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend Are Playing Seattle!

Big news: Vampire Weekend announced a big tour including a stop in Seattle this September! I (barely) went digging and couldn't find the photos I snapped on my first smart phone of a very young Vampire Weekend playing to a mostly empty room at The Joint in Las Vegas back in autumn of 2008. They...
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Cirque du Soleil Returns To Seattle with Volta!

Every time Cirque du Soleil returns to Marymoor Park, I get very excited to see people perform feats that frankly make me feel very uncomfortable for their safety! The grace and skill combine to make death-defying stunts a spectacle. Their subtle details push the performance to the brink of what...
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Watch Lovelytheband perform "Broken" at Easy Street Records in West Seattle

Supported by Easy Street Records in West Seattle has a long history in this town of not only having the best music selection and cheap coffee (any size), but also a history of putting on excellent impromptu shows in its record-lined confines. EXCLUSIVE AUDIO: Listen to Eddie Vedder...
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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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Locals Only Playlist: The first playlist of the year with Silver Torches on January 7

For the first Locals Only of the new year, I had Erik from Silver Torches in-studio and played new tracks from The Hollers, Special Explosion, and Elizabeth Gundersen. Silver Torches is playing the Tractor Tavern this Friday night with The Hollers and Elizabeth Gundersen. The show is the vinyl...
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Rumors are swirling about a Pearl Jam tour in Summer 2018, including a possible two-day stop at Safeco Field

Pearl Jam's long and well-documented romance with big shows in baseball stadiums appears to be getting even longer in 2018 if the rumors swirling around their fan club forums turn out to be true. AUDIO: Listen to Eddie Vedder tell the story about that time he accidentally ended up working a shift...
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The Alternative Holiday Shopping List

Holiday shopping can be hard, especially when anyone you are buying for can get anything they want in just two clicks on the ol' Amazon. With the vastness of the internet and all the things you can buy, here are a few things we here at The End recommend you get for your more unique, alternative,...
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wild cub

EndSessions: Wild Cub play "I Fall Over" in-studio

Supported by Elysian Brewing Company Bringing nothing but a couple fancy computers (OP-1s for you music nerds), a bass, and an electric, Wild Cub walked into The End studios to play a version of a punchy new track "I Fall Over" from their 2017 release Closer. You can watch their exclusive...
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Chester Bennington

Here's the footage and full playlist from the Chester Bennington tribute concert

October 27 was a powerful day for many fans of Linkin Park and Chester Bennington when the remaining members of the band took to LA's Hollywood Bowl stage for a three-hour long tribute concert featuring a star-studded guest list . Remembering Chester Bennington, lead singer of Linkin Park If you...
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Locals Only Playlist: October 2 with Noah Gundersen

We had a special Locals Only this week with Noah Gundersen and his guitar joining Branden and me for the full two-hour show. Two weeks ago, Noah released his fantastic new album White Noise and Sunday night he played three songs from the album live in-studio. We talked about his upcoming tour dates...
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