Live Music -Touring Bands:
Saw lots of local bands but pretty lean for me for touring bands in 2012. What I saw mostly came from two festivals: Wintergrass and Bumbershoot, and the Last Summer On Earth Tour at Marymoor Park. Somehow I managed to miss The Beach Boys reunion show and The Wall, a couple things I would have liked to see. But basically, it came down to "yeah, seen them." Roger Hodgson was one cat I've wanted to see but he rarely comes around. Caught him this…
Added by Jeff on January 3, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Some good stuff last night and some crap, like the first-time outdoor dance/ electronica portion. I wonder what the people inside Staples did when it was on. At least it was outside, but it's just a matter of time before it's main stage, encroaching on rock, and hopefully rap, which there seems to be less of in recent years.
When Dave Grohl accepted the Rock Performance Grammy he talked about making the Foo Fighters' new album in his garage,…Continue
Didn't buy any CDs released in 2010 by any national acts. Too much free or discounted music around. Bought a few at shows by locals as support. I do like some new releases, like Band Of Horses', Local Natives', Mumford & Sons', Beach House's and Black Keys' for instance. You can listen to those and others in Spinner's Top 30 here.
Saw a lot local bands again this year,…
Added by Jeff on November 7, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments