Seattle

Locals Only Artist of the Month: Beat Connection

Seattle has long been a frontier town that attracts musicians who want to invent and reinvent – from Jimi Hendrix to Kurt Cobain to the next unnamed musical star. While the sound may change from decade to decade, the Northwest’s music scene is as vibrant as ever. And here at The End we feel it’s...
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City Arts Fest Friday 10.19.12 Bosnian Rainbows and Reignwolf

It never ceases to amaze me how many times I can be surprised by music. Last night at the Triple Door was maybe the biggest surprise of all. All week long people have been talking about Omar Rodriguez Lopez and his genius with a guitar. I believed them. I was ready to get rocked. However, I wasn’t...
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City Arts Fest Thursday 10.18.12

Thursday night I had the opportunity to shoot 4 bands performing for the City Arts Festival at three different venues. The rain was dumping, the wind was blowing and fans were scattered all over the city to see some great music. Up first was A Fine Frenzy featuring the beautiful and talente d...
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Smashing Pumpkins at Comcast Arena in Everett 10.10.12

Billy Corgan brought the Smashing Pumpkins to Comcast Arena on Wednesday night. A massive orb created by the designer of the set for the Roger Waters “The Wall” tour-Sean Evans helped set the mood for the first half of the show that featured Smashing Pumpkins performing their entir e album Oceania...
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Super Geek League at Bumbershoot

Day 3 provided the most action packed fun filled shows of Bumbershoot that I saw. The first show of the day turned out to be my favorite of the festival! 37 people made up the team that is Super Geek League to start the day at the Exhibition Hall. Maybe team isn't the right wor d. The vibe back...
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Bumbershoot 2012: Day One

Great music and a beautiful, sunny day in Seattle started Bumbershoot off with a bang for 2012. Here are a few photos from day one. The beautiful and talented Australian Missy Higgins opened the mainstage... JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound brought soul, funk and fun to t he TuneIn stage... Key Arena...
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SUMMER CAMP 08.25.12

? Adventure Galley the winner of our cabo wabo battle of the bands kick off summer camp 2012 in perfect synth soaked fashion. Giving the early arrivers something impressive to soak their teeth into, despite anyone who may have been skeptical of their local status something to suck on. For a bu nch...
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Tanlines @ Neumos 06.28.12

Tanlines at Neumos was bound to be a success to begin with. Not in the huge sold out arena sense, but in the way that a quitely promoted, hip show should be. And let me tell you, the boys kicked things off right with a blissed out mellow space jam before breaking into a post-topgun dance party. The...
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Lemonade @ Barboza 06.12.12

Lemonade and Barboza fit together like star crossed lovers on a summer night, the new venue's streamlined classy vibe, and the bands yacht rock synth sound fit perfectly as though they were originally made with one another in mind. Washy noise slipping between the crowd as the trio churn out dow...
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Sasquatch Recap Day 2

Four day festivals, while wonderful in theory are sometimes difficult to balance in terms of booking. Creating days like Saturday where we have what we like to call "too much good stuff". From the gates opening at noon to the last notes of The Roots, the whole day is filled with amazing ac ts which...
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