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LISTEN TO THIS: Seattle band Tellers release their new single "West"

A few weeks back I wrote a post telling people they needed to get down to the Tractor Tavern. Smokey Brights were releasing their new EP. But a big part why that show was so great was because Everett band Tellers were opening. Tellers have been at it for a little while now and over the years I've...
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OFFICIAL: Sasquatch 2018 Lineup announced with Bon Iver, Modest Mouse, The National, and more

The 2018 Sasquatch! Music Festival lineup has been officially announced with headliners Bon Iver , The National , and Modest Mouse all set to headline the Memorial Day weekend festival at The Gorge. Every Sasquatch! Lineup since 2002 Image courtesy of Sasquatch! Music Festival Tickets go on sale...
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LISTEN TO THIS: "Easy Coming" by The Moondoggies

The best news came down earlier this week when Seattle label Hardly Art announced they will be releasing the new album from Everett band (look, I'm from Everett and so are they so I'm going to point it out every single time) The Moondoggies! Listen to the Locals Only Podcast Along with the...
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GO TO THIS SHOW: Joseph at The Fremont Abbey 3/22 & 3/23

Recently I started telling you that you should GO TO THIS SHOW and then I would highlight a show happening that very same weekend. These shows aren't happening until next month, but needed to be mentioned now because if you sleep on getting tickets for much longer they will certainly be all sold...
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Car Seat Headrest

Will Toledo had a massive 2016. His band Car Seat Headrest gained critical acclaim for the album Teens of Denial, a followup to the 2015 LP Teens of Style, and ended up at the top of nearly everybody's "Best of the year" lists. No stranger to success, the now seven-piece band (which happens to...
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Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend Just Announced Their First Show in Four Years

It’s been nearly five years since Vampire Weekend released their last album, 'Modern Vampires of the City,' but it’s looking more and more likely that we’ll hear some new music soon!
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CHVRCHES' Lauren Mayberry

LISTEN: Are CHVRCHES Teasing New Music?

We don’t want to get ahead of ourselves, but it looks (and sounds!) like CHVRCHES could have some new music on the way!
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Donald Glover Plots The End Of Childish Gambino

There are big changes afoot in the world of Donald Glover . The actor/musician has come one step closer to confirming the end of his successful musical alter ego, Childish Gambino . “I stand by that,” Glover said in the press room following last night’s 60th annual GRAMMY awards in response to his...
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LISTEN TO THIS: Smokey Brights new Come To Terms EP

Late last year I got an email with the first single/title track to the new Come To Terms EP from Smokey Brights. Upon first listen, I was completely blown away. I mean, this was some next level, off the top rope stuff even for this band who seems to just keep getting better and better. Listen to...
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Locals Only Playlist: January 21 with guest Taylar Eliza Beth

Locals Only was crazy and amazing this week. I have to start by saying that I was joined by my main man Branden From The Internet , which always makes things a little extra magical. In the first hour, we had several kids from the West Seattle School of Rock in Studio with their leaders Phil and...
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