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By GENE STOUT
The news of David Bowie’s death brought an outpouring of reminiscences from fellow artists, fans and music writers.
Below is the complete text from my preview of his October 1995 concert with Nine Inch Nails at the Tacoma Dome. Bowie was engaging, good-humored and eager to talk about his 1995 album, “Outside,” which [...]
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Congratulations to Friends of KEXP, which has received an award of $1 million for a new facility at Seattle Center, thanks to King County and 4Culture’s Building for Culture funding program.
Friends of KEXP was among a group of 100 arts, culture and heritage projects throughout King County.
“The Building for Culture program will have a long-lasting [...]
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By GENE STOUT
Seattle DJ Marco Collins, who was the subject of the SIFF film “The Glamour and the Squalor,” is putting his energy and passion into a benefit for MusicCares, a national organization that helps musicians in need.
The organization operated by The Recording Academy.
The event, dubbed “Every Little Counts (sic), is at 7 p.m. Dec. [...]
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‘Sessions’ — the intimate, wintertime version of Chateau Ste. Michelle winery’s popular summer concert series — kicks off with a sold-out show by Seattle’s Sunshine Junkies Jan. 24 in the Barrel Room.
The show by the eclectic-music band playing original music and cover songs is sold out. But the second annual series continues with a strong [...]
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By MIKEL TOOMBS
“Where is the love?” Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway famously asked in 1972.
“Here,” riot-grrrl survivors Sleater-Kinney answer in 2014. “Right here in Seattle.”
Sleater-Kinney is now ending its “No Cities to Love” tour on May 8 and 9, 2015, at Seattle’s Showbox at the Market; tickets go on sale Friday, Dec. 12: http://www.showboxpresents.com/events/detail/256768
The tour [...]
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