Tag Archive: live music

BOTW #95 – Sam Dew

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Sure, “another alternative pop/indie artist” is what you might be thinking, but Sam Dew combines all of your favorite indie elements with a smooth falsetto and R&B vocal stylings for his own spin… Continue reading

Album of the Week: “Back of My Mind” – A-Tran

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Hey! Is this thing on?!… To all my awesome and loyal readers, sorry about the unannounced hiatus over here on Suburban Remix! I took a break from my weekly posts about artists and… Continue reading

BOTW #92 – KANEHOLLER

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Anytime I find myself listening to EDM or electronic genres, there comes a point where everything starts sounding the same. KANEHOLLER did not fall victim to this EDM monotony. I had no idea… Continue reading

Iska Dhaaf, The Crocodile 1/29/15 [CONCERT RECAP]

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Seattle’s very own indie/alt power-duo, Iska Dhaaf, came home from their temporary abodes in New York to record a few songs for their upcoming album and play a show for the home crowd… Continue reading

BOTW #85 – Tom Odell

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Brit-pop never fails me. Tom Odell has has a indie rock vibe with the lyrical flow of a true singer-songwriter. The unique texture of his voice makes anything he sings sound instantly honest… Continue reading

BOTW #83 – PVRIS

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I had the pleasure of covering this band for Rain City Ambience when they opened on the Mayday Parade tour a couple weeks ago, and I still can’t get over how much they… Continue reading

BOTW #82 + CONCERT RECAP – Tom Eddy

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Tom Eddy is making some big waves in Seattle music. You may have seen Tom fronting electronic/dance band, Beat Connection, or maybe even his soul/funk outfit, The Dip. Either way, these two ensembles… Continue reading

Sam Smith – In the Lonely Hour Tour [CONCERT RECAP] 9/25/14

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When I first heard Sam Smith’s voice as the featured artist on Disclosure’s “Latch,” I knew this guy was going to be in the game for a while. He announced his North American… Continue reading

BOTW #81 – Hemming

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In today’s giant sea of singer/songwriters, Hemming sticks out as a promising newcomer with her forward style of vocalizing and honest lyrics. Hemming recently got signed to Linda Perry’s label after her appearance… Continue reading

BOTW #80 – Yelle

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Lyrics are a crucial factor in whether or not we are drawn to an artist. But sometimes, if it just sounds good to our ears, do we really need to understand what they… Continue reading

Nick Jonas – 2014 Tour [CONCERT RECAP]

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Growing up as an avid Disney Channel consumer, it is no surprise that I was a huge Jonas Brothers and Camp Rock fan. Their brand of rock-driven pop was undeniably awesome. Some call… Continue reading

Katy Perry – Prismatic World Tour [CONCERT RECAP]

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(OBSESSED with Katy’s inflatable floating emojis! pic: veooz.com) Someone give this girl a Grammy already! Why she doesn’t have one in pop vocal music already is beyond me. I feel that a lot… Continue reading

BOTW # 78 – Sell the Rights

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This week’s Band of the Week is local Seattle outfit, Sell the Rights. Their sound encompasses contemporary rock/pop with their heavy guitar riffs and melodic choices, whilst also incorporating a few hints of… Continue reading

BOTW #76 – The Fraidies

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Seattle-based indie/alt-rock outfit, The Fraidies, put out a record this summer and if you don’t know about it, you should. Upon first listen of the band’s debut release, Try Again, I felt like… Continue reading

BOTW #75 – Mac DeMarco

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This week’s Band of the Week is the super-chill Canadian indie-alt artist, Mac DeMarco. With soothing beach-y guitar tones and a lighthearted vocal style, Mac is just the kind of guy you want… Continue reading