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Sonic Boom: Seven Bands That Ruled Seattle's Formidable 80s Heavy Metal Scene

Before we get started on this headbanging nod to the heavy metal scene in Seattle in the 1980s, I think... The post Sonic Boom: Seven Bands That Ruled Seattle's Formidable 80s Heavy Metal Scene appeared first on Metal Injection.
Tags: Music, Lists, Seattle, Rail, 1980s, Shadow, Sanctuary, TKO, Forced Entry, Back In The Day, Fifth Angel, Upper Echelon


Linda Waterfall, beloved and talented Seattle singer-songwriter, dies at 69

Over a career that spanned five decades, Ms. Waterfall released 13 albums, was in the bands Entropy Service and Skyboys, wrote choral works and taught songwriting at Cornish College of the Arts and the Puget Sound Guitar Workshop.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Obituaries, Seattle, Local News, Cornish College Of The Arts, Skyboys, Linda Waterfall, Entropy Service


Foo Fighters, Miguel, Brandi Carlile, Metallica and more pay tribute to the late Chris Cornell at The Forum

Musicians, celebrities and fans all gathered at the sold-out Forum in Inglewood on a rainy Wednesday night to celebrate the life and legacy of the late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell at a special I Am The Highway benefit concert orchestrated by Cornell’s wife, Vicky, and his three children, Lillian, Toni and Christopher. Hosted by late night host Jimmy Kimmel, the evening ended up being a 5-hour, 42-song music marathon that showcased a who’s who of rock ‘n’ roll and Hollywood. “We are very d...
Tags: Music, Hollywood, Jimmy Kimmel, Molly, Los Angeles, Sport, Juliette Lewis, Things To Do, Soccer, Queens, Taylor Momsen, Dave Grohl, Metallica, Josh Brolin, Miley Cyrus, Brad Pitt


Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Jan. 18-24: ‘Cry & Roar IX’, Fruit Bats and more

Almost every night of the week, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended shows, select dates and […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Events, Seattle, Nightlife


Mark Diamond ‘Steady’

Look out for singer-songwriter Mark Diamond. The Seattle based artist just released the catchy track “Steady” which landed on Apple’s Music Best of the Week Playlist. Diamond notes, ” This song was written, tracked and produced all in one night. There is no better feeling than finishing a record that quick. It takes away having to overthink or doubt certain melodies and lyrics. I like Diamond because he is so determined to make it. He pursued music, writing, recording and producing his own mate...
Tags: Apple, Music, Seattle, Buzz Artists, Mark Diamond, Mark Diamond Kings of A&R, Mark Diamond Seattle, Mark Diamond Singer songwriter, Mark Diamond Steady


The Who’s symphonic Moving On! tour coming to Seattle’s T-Mobile Park, backed by local orchestra

Led by Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, the British rock giants play the Mariners' newly renamed home this fall backed by a local orchestra.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Mariners, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Mobile Park


Movies You Won’t Believe Are Based On True Stories

At first glance, the script for War Dogs probably read like an outlandish action comedy.How could a couple of stoner dudes from Miami secure a $300 million contract to supply arms to the U.S. government? How could the Pentagon supply tens of millions of shoddy weapons to Afghani troops fighting Al Qaeda and the Taliban? How could the U.S. government be tricked into purchasing decomposing, 40-year-old munitions that were culled from a Communist surplus stockpile or manufactured cheaply in China ...
Tags: Facebook, Utah, Post, Fashion, Music, Hbo, Jessica Chastain, England, Hollywood, Tibet, Australia, Washington Post, Molly, Scotland, China, Boston


4 Seattle rappers who had big years in 2018

From major-label deals to viral fame, these local hip-hop artists made a splash in and outside their hometown last year. For some, 2019 could be even bigger.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle


Sub Pop rapper Porter Ray breaks out of personal, creative lull with vivid new album

A creative slump-busting exercise became Seattle rapper Porter Ray's new digital-only album, "Eye of the Beholder," released through Sub Pop last month.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Porter Ray


Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Jan. 11-17: Minority Retort, Shelby Earl and more

Almost every night of the week, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended shows, select dates and […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Nightlife, Shelby Earl


Stream Pedro The Lion’s Reunion Album Phoenix

In 1995, David Bazan formed the Seattle-based band Pedro The Lion. Over the next decade, the band developed a reputation, exploring thorny issues like depression and Bazan's conflicted relationship with his Christian faith, doing it through burly and contemplative indie rock. they released four albums before Bazan ended Pedro The Lion in 2006. And now … More »
Tags: Music, Seattle, Pedro, Album Stream, BazAn, David Bazan, Pedro The Lion


Porter's Head: Rapper Porter Ray on His Latest Hip-Hop Opus, 'Eye of the Beholder'

None His talent caught the eye and ears of a kindred spirit, Ishmael Butler of Shabazz Palaces and Digable Planets, who clearly saw much of himself in the young upstart. Indeed, Porter Ray possesses a similarly skewed vision of hip-hop upheld by his far more experienced mentor. But Ray is wise beyond his years, exhibiting a firm sense of self which translates effortlessly in the recording studio. Butler, also an A&R at Sub Pop Records, brought the young rapper onboard at the label in 2015. Ray'...
Tags: Feature, Music, Interview, Toronto, Mountain, Rap, Hip-hop, Middle East, Montreal, Seattle, Shell, Pacific Northwest, Watercolor, Ray, Shabazz, Porter


Raz Simone – “Forever Don’t Last”

Off the Seattle rapper's upcoming album, Still Love.
Tags: Videos, Jazz, Seattle, Raz Simone


2018’s 50 Best Albums: An Apocalypse Survival Guide

While it’s safe to say most of us want to forget all about 2018, there are hundreds of incredible albums by stellar artists across the complete spectrum of genres that are worthy of soundtracking your 2019 and beyond. After writing and ranking this year’s list, I noticed an ominous theme; welcome to your survival guide for the end of days — here’s hoping we make it to 2020. As you may notice, I actually bought these albums on CD. A few publicists sent me digital advances and I still wound up buy...
Tags: Music, England, Taylor Swift, Nbc, Nicki Minaj, Africa, America, Chicago, The Strokes, Egypt, Bradley Cooper, Eminem, Paul Mccartney, Davis, Madonna, Amy Winehouse


Cosmos’ driven emcee Campana emerging as one of Seattle’s most versatile rappers

Last year, the real-life T.J. Bell unleashed a pair of standout solo EPs, including last month's polished "Making Ends Meet." The promising rapper will perform some of the songs with his band, Cosmos, at Central Saloon next week.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Cosmos, Central Saloon, Campana, J Bell


The Sometimes ‘All This Time’

Look out for the Tuscon act The Sometimes. Think Foster The People and Phoenix. The trio consists of a couple of dudes who are just having fun. It’s working for them. Check out the track All This Time as well as the video which was recorded live in the living room. The band tells Kings, “All This Time’ is one of the first songs we wrote. We wrote and recorded the majority of it while visiting home in Seattle, holed up in our makeshift bedroom studio. It’s a song about feeling frustrated and ‘st...
Tags: Music, Seattle, Buzz Artists, Phoenix, Pheonix, Tuscon, Foster the People, The Sometimes, The Sometimes All This Time, The Sometimes Arizona


Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Jan. 4-10: Los Lobos, Seattle Pop Punk Festival and more

Seattle is a city rich with live entertainment. Almost nightly, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Events, Seattle, Nightlife, Los Lobos Seattle Pop Punk Festival


Nirvana sue designer Marc Jacobs over alleged copyright breach

Representatives of the band are suing the brand over a logo in its Redux Grunge collectionNirvana are suing designer Marc Jacobs for copyright infringement. The brand’s recent Redux Grunge collection features several items that resemble the Seattle grunge band’s black-and-yellow iconography, Forbes reports.Representatives for the group, which split in 1994 following the death of frontman Kurt Cobain, claim that Marc Jacobs’ unauthorised use of “Nirvana’s copyrighted image on and to promote its p...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Culture, Seattle, Nirvana, Marc Jacobs, Kurt Cobain, Forbes


Daddy’s Hangout NFL 2019 Wild Card Predictions

What an amazing regular season we just finished up. There were several games in the final weekend that decided playoff seeding, division crowns and who would get into them. In the AFC, the Colts outlasted the Titans on the road to claim the final spot. The Houston Texans had to beat the Jaguars to clinch their division and 3rd seed for the playoffs. Kansas City and New England blew out their respective opponents to earn the top two seeds and earn first round byes. The Baltimore Ravens need...
Tags: Minnesota, Cowboys, Football, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Steelers, Dallas Cowboys, Jazz, Chargers, Dallas, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks


How Nirvana’s Iconic “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Came to Be: An Animated Video Narrated by T-Bone Burnett Tells the True Story

Credited with igniting the 90s grunge craze and putting Pacific Northwest punk and indie scenes on the map, Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” has eclipsed hundreds of rock hits as “the most iconic song of all time”—at least according to the analytics of computer scientists from the University of London. Whatever that designation means, it’s without a doubt the most iconic Nirvana song of all time, a tune whose influence may be impossible to measure. Kurt Cobain might have grown weary of i...
Tags: Google, Music, College, Seattle, Pacific Northwest, Kurt Cobain, Facebook Twitter, Kurt, BURNETT, Hanna, Bone Burnett, Josh Jones, Cobain, Kathleen Hanna, Durham NC Follow, Michael Azerrad


Seattle Area Post Office Renamed In Honor Of Jimi Hendrix

A post office just outside Seattle has been renamed in honor of the late Jimi Hendrix. As the Seattle Times reports, the Renton Highlands Post Office in Renton, Washington has been rechristened the James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix Post Office. More »
Tags: Music, News, Jimi Hendrix, Seattle, Seattle Times, Renton Washington, Seattle Area Post Office, Renton Highlands Post Office


Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Dec. 28-Jan. 3: Pearl Django, Great Grandpa and more

Seattle is a city rich with live entertainment. Almost nightly, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Nightlife


Look Ahead: The hottest Seattle events for January 2019

From Broadway hit "Dear Evan Hansen" (coming to the Paramount) to trap star Travis Scott (coming to Tacoma Dome), our Seattle Times arts writers dish on next month’s most buzzworthy arts-and-entertainment events.
Tags: Books, Music, Movies, News, Entertainment, Events, Visual Arts, Dance, Broadway, Classical Music, Theater, Seattle, Nightlife, Travis Scott, Seattle Times, Tacoma Dome


Explore sonic inspiration, via this artist’s approach to Novation’s Peak 1.2

Novation packed new sounds – and 43 new wavetables – into an update for their flagship Peak synthesizer. Sound designer Patricia Wolf writes to share how she approached making some of those new sounds. Peak, in case you missed it, has been one of the more compelling new synths in recent years. Novation designed a unique-sounding 8-voice polysynth, melding digital wavetable oscillators with analog processing, per-voice filtering and all-important distortion all over the place. As with other Nov...
Tags: Downloads, Updates, Music, Usa, Hardware, Free, Oregon, Tech, Gear, Portland, Stories, Tokyo, Portland Oregon, Seattle, Peak, Listening


Brandi Carlile is ‘beyond thrilled’ with Grammy nominations, all-star Gorge bash

In an interview, Seattle-area folk star Brandi Carlile reflects on her Grammy nomination spree and the biggest headlining show of her career at a major venue in her home state.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Brandi Carlile


Daddy’s Hangout 2018 NFL Week 16 Prediction

Welcome to Week 16 of the NFL season as we have these last two weeks of the regular season. With these last two weeks, we still have a lot of teams playing to get into the playoffs. There’s also teams that’s battling for home field advantage in both conferences. We have a few games with playoff implications this week. After their loss to the Eagles, can the Rams end their 2-game losing streak? Will the New England Patriots recover after their tough loss to the Steelers? How will things pla...
Tags: Cowboys, Football, Denver Broncos, NFL, Raiders, Los Angeles, Tennessee, Steelers, New Orleans, Jazz, Chargers, New England Patriots, Melvin Gordon, Philadelphia, Houston, Kansas City Chiefs


Trippie Redd Announces “Life’s A Trip” Headline Tour

Multi-platinum Canton, OH, rapper and singer Trippie Redd announces his headline “Life’s a Trip” tour kicking off January 26, 2019, and continuing throughout February, wrapping in Seattle on Feb. 28. Tickets are available HERE.  Trippie’s brand has definitely grown to monumental proportions since he laid down a legendary Mic Session with UndergroundHipHopBlog.com last year. Trippie’s recent album “A Love Letter To You 3” entered the Billboard Top 200 at number 3 on November 19 and held th...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Jimmy Kimmel, Washington, America, Los Angeles, Chicago, Nba, Jazz, Lil Wayne, Riaa, Rolling Stone, Seattle, Cleveland, Detroit, Travis Scott


Family bond carries Seattle favorites the Black Tones through breakout year

After playing the biggest shows of their career this year, the sibling garage-blues duo of Eva and Cedric Walker punctuate 2018 at the Showbox, opening Thunderpussy's sold-out New Year's Eve show.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Eva, Thunderpussy, Black Tones, Cedric Walker


Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Dec. 21-27: Sir Mix-A-Lot, The Gundersen Family, and more

Seattle is a city rich with live entertainment. Almost nightly, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Seattle, Nightlife, Gundersen


The 12 Best Dance Tracks of 2018

None For the third consecutive year, global music sales have flourished, online streaming has become the record industry's most profitable revenue source, and artists are still rarely compensated at an equitable rate exceeding the time and investment they have put into their craft. Nothing revelatory there, but maybe this news points to a possible shift in the pervasiveness of international music piracy. Maybe. On the other hand, festivals continue to draw ire each time someone tragically ove...
Tags: Google, Feature, Music, Hbo, UK, London, Youtube, America, Los Angeles, Dance, Azealia Banks, House, Vogue, Manchester, Sydney, Paul Mccartney



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