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Locals Only Artist of The Month: Versing

It has to have been about three ago or so that a friend of mine sent me an early track from this Seattle band called Versing. All I really remember about that was being told "you're going to freak when you hear this" and then listening to the song and thinking "yeah. That's completely awesome"...
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Locals Only Playlist: February 24th with Brenda Xu, James Anaya & The Current, and Trevor Boone of The Hollers

I had a great time with extra guests on Locals Only this week. In the first hour I was joined by Brenda Xu. I have been a big fan of Brenda since I first heard her 2017 release Overflow and have wanted to get her on show ever since. Brenda brought her guitar with her and played two beautiful songs...
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Locals Only playlist: February 17th with Pistol Star

After being kept out of the studio the last two Sundays because of the snow I was finally able to make my very triumphant return to Locals Only. Not only did I miss doing the show the last couple of weeks but I also had a ton of great new music to play. So in the first hour I played new stuff from...
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Damien Jurado announces new album and releases new single

It's been all of about eight seconds since I declared Damien Jurado is my favorite songwriter, so we had probably better take a moment to talk about the exciting news that came down earlier this week. DAMIEN JURADO HAS A NEW ALBUM COMING OUT! Alright. Now I can handle this in a more professional...
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Best new music: Locals Only

We are really so incredibly lucky to be music fans in the Seattle area. The artists who call this area home are just too good. This week we had some new releases out of the Locals Only crowd that you really need to put your ears on, like right now. Tangerine - Chains Yeah, they moved to L.A. I'm...
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Locals Only playlist: February 3rd

The snow started coming down pretty hard early in the day on Sunday. So rather than take my chances with on the roads we just loaded up a whole bunch of great Locals Only jams to run for two hours. Here is the full playlist from Sunday night: Telekinesis - Cut The Quick Skating Polly - Queen For A...
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Locals Only Playlist: January 20th with Ben Fisher

A Seattle favorite moved back to town and it was about time we finally got him on Locals Only. After spending 3 years living in Jerusalem, local folk artist Ben Fisher is back living in Seattle. In September of 2018 Fisher released a 17 track album of songs he wrong while living there titled Does...
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Locals Only Artist Of The Month: Cold Soda

Things are not always what they seem. Sure, they look like the Cave Singers. And ok, yeah, they sort of sound like the Cave Singers. However, this band is called Cold Soda. Or maybe things are as they seem. Sort of. Cold Soda is three members of Cave Singers plus their buddy Jeff Alvarez (Deep...
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Locals Only Playlist: January 6th with David Bazan of Pedro The Lion

One of my favorite songwriters came by Locals Only this week. David Bazan was in studio to talk about reviving Pedro The Lion and his new album Phoenix . It’s been 15 years since the last Pedro The Lion album, Achilles Heel , was released and just like anything else David Bazan makes, I am all the...
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Locals Only Playlist: December 30th with Kevin Sur and Kenneth Darling

For the last Locals Only of 2018 I was joined by Kevin Sur of Artist Home Booking and Kenneth Darling of the band Local Liars to discuss the Artist Home New Years Eve party (which has now happened) and the 2019 Timbrrr! Winter Music Festival. Timbrrr! is happening in Leavenworth, WA on January 25th...
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