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LISTEN TO THIS: Seattle band Tellers release their new single "West"

A few weeks back I wrote a post telling people they needed to get down to the Tractor Tavern. Smokey Brights were releasing their new EP. But a big part why that show was so great was because Everett band Tellers were opening. Tellers have been at it for a little while now and over the years I've...
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The Fremont Bridge is going to have a resident musician in one of the towers this summer

Some of the most exclusive and unique studio space is up for grabs for one lucky Seattle musician this summer. RELATED: 50 Things to love about Seattle The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture put out a call for musicians who want to use the northwest tower of the drawbridge as their personal...
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LISTEN TO THIS: "Easy Coming" by The Moondoggies

The best news came down earlier this week when Seattle label Hardly Art announced they will be releasing the new album from Everett band (look, I'm from Everett and so are they so I'm going to point it out every single time) The Moondoggies! Listen to the Locals Only Podcast Along with the...
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Locals Only Playlist: January 21 with guest Taylar Eliza Beth

Locals Only was crazy and amazing this week. I have to start by saying that I was joined by my main man Branden From The Internet , which always makes things a little extra magical. In the first hour, we had several kids from the West Seattle School of Rock in Studio with their leaders Phil and...
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Listen to the Reworked Songs K.Flay Recorded in Classical Arrangements in Seattle

If you know me, then you know I am all about K.Flay's music . I love how genre specialists (I may have made that position up) have trouble fitting her music into a specific genre. She mixes hip-hop with industrial rock and landed in alternative. To make her sound even more interesting, she joined...
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GO TO THIS SHOW: Ever So Android, Monsterwatch, Among Authors, FLRT

It's going to be so loud. Oh my, is it going to be LOUD in there tonight (Friday) when four Locals Only bands take The Crocodile. Best of 2017: The 10 best albums from Seattle last year Ever So Android returns to Seattle for just the second time since they moved to Los Angeles last year (or was it...
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The best Seattle music I missed in 2017

So, near the end of December, I did the same thing I always do and so many others do at the end of the year and I made a list . This list was full of all my favorite local (PNW) releases of 2017. I felt pretty good about it when I was done. There was some really solid stuff in there. Listen to the...
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Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats announce headlining tour including support from The Head and the Heart

The "S.O.B."s Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats have announced a headlining Spring/Summer tour across the U.S. in support of their forthcoming album Tearing At The Seams , which will be released March 9. JUST ANNOUNCED: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats announce Tearing at the Seams...
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Locals Only Playlist: The first playlist of the year with Silver Torches on January 7

For the first Locals Only of the new year, I had Erik from Silver Torches in-studio and played new tracks from The Hollers, Special Explosion, and Elizabeth Gundersen. Silver Torches is playing the Tractor Tavern this Friday night with The Hollers and Elizabeth Gundersen. The show is the vinyl...
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