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Should you be worried about Mt. Rainier?

Supported by StickerYou.com With sunny and clear days allowing our gazes to drift south and fall on the PNW’s largest volcano, and with lava spewing in Hawaii, plumes of ash, death and destruction in Guatemala, more ash spewing in the Philippines, the question is worth asking, “Is Mt. Rainier Next...
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Skating Polly

SUPPORTED BY RAINIER BEER ABOUT There's a difficult to describe, yet timeless quality to certain songs that transcends genre or era. It's something that you can't fake or contrive and it's what lies at the core of Skating Polly's music. The multi-instrumentalist duo of Kelli Mayo and Peyton...
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Locals Only Guide To Upstream Music Fest

This weekend marks the 2nd annual Upstream Music Fest + Summit. Just like last year, this thing is completely massive. As the host of Locals Only , I like to think I know a few things about the local music community, but trying to digest this lineup is, in a word, intimidating. In an effort to help...
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LISTEN TO THIS: Jenn Champion releases new song "It's Time To Regulate"

In the last few weeks, Jenn Champion is two for two on new releases. The Seattle artist recently released a very fun new music video for her very good new song "OMG (I'm All Over It)." A song that is an easy frontrunner for the 2018 Locals Only Song of the Summer award. Video of Jenn Champion -...
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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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Locals Only Playlist: April 29 with Naked Giants and Unlikely Friends

Supported by StickerYou.com 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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How To Be A Pro Tourist in Seattle

Supported by StickerYou.com My younger brother had never been to Seattle before this weekend. He lives in Boston, and I'm pretty sure getting away from the cold and snow played a big part in his decision to come visit. It's like the weather gods knew he was coming and wanted to show off by giving...
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Help Pearl Jam Help Seattle

As I write this, we are 104 days, 10 hours and 33 minutes away from the greatest band in the history of ever taking the stage..er...field at Safeco, to play their first HOME show in 5 years! Of course I'm referring to Pearl Jam and of course I am freaking out, they are my favorite band OF ALL TIME...
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