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Bumbershoot is a musical feast, from Tony Bennett to Skrillex

Posted August 30th, 2012 by genestout

By GENE STOUT
The musical and cultural smorgasbord we call Bumbershoot is about to begin. Three big days of music, arts, comedy and performance art Sept. 1-3 at Seattle Center.
In a single weekend, you can experience a year’s worth of musical performances. The 2012 lineup includes Jane’s Addiction, Heartless Bastards, Sera Cahoone, Tony Bennett, Wanda Jackson [...]

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CONCERT PREVIEW: Eilen Jewell shakes the Treehouse with ‘Shakin’ All Over’

Posted August 30th, 2012 by genestout

By MIKEL TOOMBS
Now, even though Dave Matthews is (kinda) my Seattle neighbor, I’m not journeying all the way to the Gorge to see him perform this weekend. However, I’m quite willing to ferry over Friday to Bainbridge Island to catch Eilen Jewell at the Treehouse Cafe.
Just as Adele fave Wanda Jackson (who, happy day, plays [...]

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Boyd Tinsley of the Dave Matthews Band premieres new film in Seattle

Posted August 29th, 2012 by genestout

Boyd Tinsley, violinist and mandolin player for the Dave Matthews Band, will premiere his first film, “Faces in the Mirror,” at 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at the Moore Theatre. You can RSVP for the Seattle screening here. Or, if you can’t attend the screening at the Moore, watch it live on Snag Films.
The film [...]

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Dave Matthews says he feels ‘comfortably middle class’ in Seattle

Posted August 28th, 2012 by genestout

By GENE STOUT
Are Dave Matthews and his family comfortably settled into life in Seattle for the foreseeable future?
I asked Matthews that question in a recent phone interview in advance of shows No. 40, 41 and 42 by the Dave Matthews Band Aug. 31-Sept. 2 at the Gorge. Matthews was at his home in Charlottesville, Va., [...]

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Kristen Ward’s new single, ‘I Wanna Be,’ will be on her next album due Oct. 9

Posted August 20th, 2012 by genestout

By GENE STOUT
Kristen Ward’s new single is a winner.
“I Wanna Be” is from the Seattle singer-songwriter’s upcoming full-length album, “Last Night on Division, due Oct. 9.
Blending roots-rock, country and blues, the romantic power ballad features Ward’s gritty, powerful vocals and Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready’s luscious licks, as well as some killer hooks that [...]

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