Concert Recap – LIGHTS

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Tour: Siberia Acoustic 2013 Date: June 13, 2013 Venue: The Neptune – Seattle, WA A myriad of pics from my phone! First off, to all my BOTW frequents, I apologize for this late… Continue reading

BOTW #21 – Gift uh Gab

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Photo from: worldpremierhiphop.com I have to admit that my Seattle rap game was limited to Macklemore x Ryan Lewis and Blue Scholars up until I saw “The Otherside” (a documentary about Seattle’s underground/indie… Continue reading

BOTW #20 – Pickwick

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This week’s BOTW is Seattle’s very own PICKWICK. This band is so indie hipster-cool that they don’t even have a Wikipedia yet, and almost everything has one these days.  This indie-rock/soul group bring… Continue reading

BOTW #19 – Capital Cities

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This week’s BOTW spotlight, CAPITAL CITIES, serves the indie-electro-disco realness that you have been missing in your music collection. The band’s extremely catchy and danceable debut EP probably has something to do with… Continue reading

BOTW #18 & Concert Recap – Pentatonix

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Aca-scuse me? This is real life. Photo by A-Tran. 5/11/13 Showbox SoDo. This week’s BOTW spotlight is on the most aca-awesome band you will ever hear, PENTATONIX! Choir nerds can rejoice because PTX… Continue reading

BOTW #17 & Album Review – LIGHTS

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Photo fr: amplifiedmag.wordpress.com In honor of the recent “Siberia Acoustic” release, this week’s BOTW is the one and only: LIGHTS. (Not to be confused with Ellie Goulding’s single) Before you read any further,… Continue reading

Concert Recap – Marina and The Diamonds

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Tour: Lonely Hearts Club Date: May 2, 2013 Venue: Showbox SoDo – Seattle, WA Opening Act: Little Daylight A myriad of cell pix from last night! Not to worry, I will start bringing… Continue reading

BOTW #16 & Concert Recap – Alex Clare

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Photo from: guardian.co.uk If there were ever an artist that embodied the fusion genre of Awolnation/Stevie Wonder/The Black Keys, a.k.a. alt-soul-rock, this week’s BOTW, Alex Clare, is your main dude! Hailing from London,… Continue reading

BOTW #15 – Toro y Moi

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Photo from: http://www.last.fm Imagine a mashup of MGMT’s synthy effects, some funky Jamiroquai-esque grooves here and there, the offbeat-coolness of Frank Ocean, and some Imogen Heap vibes… what do you get? This week’s BOTW:… Continue reading

BOTW #14 – The Lashes

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This week’s BOTW spotlight is on a native Seattle band, The Lashes. Forming in 2000, they quickly took the local music scene by storm. Along with constant local shows and tours, they have… Continue reading

BOTW #13 – Sea Wolf

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Photo from: last.fm Alex Brown Church of Sea Wolf, fully equipped with flannel and guitar in hand. Most kids would cringe in embarrassment if someone found out that they listened to the same music… Continue reading

BOTW #12 – The Bronx / Mariachi El Bronx

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Photo from thebronxxx.com Photo from mariachielbronx.com Imagine yourself eating at your favorite locally-famous neighborhood taco truck run by a few hipsters. I am pretty sure that the dudes of “The Bronx” / “Mariachi… Continue reading

Special Feature: NEW MUSIC IN 2013 (so far)!

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Hello fellow music lovers! As I write on the BOTW #12, I thought it would be a good idea to do a quick rundown on what new music is coming out this year!… Continue reading

BOTW #11 – Civil Twilight

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Photo fr: Soundonthesound.com Calling all alt-rock fans! Not to be confused by the vampire trilogy, this week’s BOTW is Civil Twilight, and if you don’t already know them, well… you should! Complete with… Continue reading

BOTW #10 – Paramore

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Photo fr: paramore.net In the wake of hearing Paramore’s new track “Still Into You,” I couldn’t help but choose these guys to write on.  I am proud to say that I have grown… Continue reading