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By GENE STOUT
With seven award nominations for Seattle rap duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, tonight’s 56th annual Grammy Awards could be a year of record winnings for a local group.
It may also be a stellar year for rap and hip-hop in general, with Macklemore and Lewis, Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z and others nominated for big awards.
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By GENE STOUT
Most of us drive what we drive.
There are plenty of modern-day transportation modules to get us from point A to point B in reasonable comfort and with at least some degree of pride.
Then there are cars that inspire, or simply scream, “Wow!” And many of them are from the distant past — the [...]
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Playing the final set of the night as a “wild card” band, Seattle baroque pop group Tomten won the tenth annual Sound Off! competition for underage bands Saturday, March 5, at the Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum.
Voted into the wild-card spot by EMP’s Youth Advisory Board, Tomten stepped to the front of a [...]
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Brandi Carlile, Clarence Acox, Scott Brown and Gerard Schwarz will be honored at the second annual City of Music Awards Oct. 6 at Showbox at the Market.
The awards will kick off the first City of Music Festival, featuring a month of musical performances by hundreds of artists from Seattle’s diverse music community.
Performers at the awards [...]
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One of the most-anticipated rock shows of the spring — the double bill of Muse and Silversun Pickups — rolls into KeyArena at 7 tonight (April 2).
British band Muse is on tour playing songs its current album, “Resistance,” a raucous glam-rock CD that has won the group many fans. And it hasn’t hurt that the [...]
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