Sam Smith’s show scheduled for tonight, Feb. 2, at KeyArena has been postponed. A rescheduled date has yet to be announced, but ticket holders are advised to hold on to their tickets. For more information, visit STGPresents.org.More
There’s an ocean and a continent between Glasgow and Seattle, but the ties between the Vaselines and Northwest music run so deep, the Scottish duo may as well be from here.
Frances McKee and Eugene Kelly, who appear at Neumos Saturday, wrote “Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam,” “Molly’s Lips” and “Son of a Gun” — all recorded by Nirvana. Kurt Cobain even mused about the couple in his journal.More
Sleater-Kinney, ‘No Cities to Love’ (Sub Pop) When your favorite band reunites after an extended break, there’s always a moment of trepidation. Will they be able to live up to perhaps unrealistic expectations? Or will the reunion turn out to have been done for the sole purpose of coasting on previous laurels? Fans of Sleater-Kinney can breathe…More
Patti Smith turned 68 two weeks ago, but her sold-out show at the Moore Theatre Monday had many moments of youthful rebellion. Over an 18-song set Smith danced, sang, swore and screamed.More
Death Cab For Cutie has announced it will play a surprise show at the Crocodile at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan 20. Tickets are $35 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, via ticketfly.com. Doors are at 6:30 p.m. and opening will be Seattle band More
The 2015 Sasquatch! Music Festival line-up will be announced at a launch party beginning at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3 with a free show featuring Ty Segal, Tacocat, the Young Evils and comedian Chris Gethard at the Neptune Theatre.
Tickets for the all-ages show are free and will be available at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31 at the Paramount Theatre box office. Tickets will be distributed on a first come, first served basis with a maximum of two tickets per person.More
There are few artists in rock ’n’ roll, particularly ones in their late 60s, who are on quite the tear that Patti Smith has been on the last decade.
She’s put out an acclaimed late-career album (“Banga”), won the National Book Award for her memoir “Just Kids,” continued to publish books of poetry and has been elected to the Rock ’N’ Roll Hall of Fame (in 2007).More
The juggernaut that is the reunited Sleater-Kinney keeps rolling along … the band will perform songs off their album, “No Cities to Love” (Sub Pop), on “Late Night with David Letterman” on Thursday, Jan. 15, and on the day of the album’s release, (Tuesday, Jan. 20) on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien.” Early press on…More
The Dave Matthews Band will be playing its annual three-night stand at the Gorge Amphitheatre, in George, Grant County, Sept. 4-6. The band will be playing two full sets each night of its 37-date tour, which kicks off in May. Tickets will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 13 via Ticketmaster.com. For further details, visit DaveMatthewsBand.com.More