Smokey Brights

The best new songs from Seattle artists

Over the last week or so we have gotten a lot of great new music from a bunch of our favorite Locals Only artists. So, to get ready for the weekend, here are some of the best new tracks from the local music community. Smokey Brights I've got to start with our Locals Only Artist of the Month for...
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Smokey Brights

MUSIC Come to Terms by Smokey Brights ​ FOLLOW Facebook | Twitter | Instagram ABOUT It was Christmas 2010 when Ryan Devlin (guitar, vocals) and Kim West (keys, vocals) first sang together. As the two approached their first holiday season as a newly-formed couple, they looked at their woefully...
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The 5 bands to see at each day of Upstream Music Fest

Upstream Music Fest + Summit, which some see as Seattle's answer to SXSW, is a local band smorgasbord, with a few big headliners peppered in to taste. All the best local music, every Sunday night Taking place at more than 25 venues with more than 300 artists (that's a whole lot), it's easy to get...
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Local band Ravenna Woods collaborating with Japanese Drum Corps at The Crocodile Jan. 13

Friday night (January 13) at The Crocodile, Seattle band and January's Locals Only Artist of the Month Ravenna Woods is playing a show with a unique twist. The band is bringing along the Seattle Kokon Taiko Japanese Drum Corps to create a "drum-pocalypse," according to frontman Chris Cunningham...
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Locals Only Playlist with Soft Sleep and Smokey Brights

We had a double header of great local bands on Locals Only Sunday night. Soft Sleep dropped by the show for the first hour and Smokey Brights came in for hour two. Soft Sleep allowed us to premiere their new song "Heartbeats" that will be the single from their upcoming full-length album Endless...
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New Music Roundup // August 5

Did you miss new music that dropped this week? Now you never will. Each Friday, The End rounds up all the new music from the last week we think you should be listening to. Sit down, pop on your headphones and let us know what you think of the newest music to land inside our ears. #NewMusicDiscovery...
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Here's the lineup for CHBP 2015!

TV On The Radio? Built To Spill? The Kills? Jamie xx? Ratatat? Dayummmm! This is a solid lineup. Plus there's a ton of great local acts like Smokey Brights, Chastity Belt, and Slow Bird. And this isn't even the full lineup. Can't wait to see who else they're hiding because I'm already on board for...
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LOCALS ONLY: 3/8 Playlist

ALLEN STONE - MILLION CHASTITY BELT - TIME TO GO HOME KRIS ORLOWSKI - BELIEVER TANGERINE - YOU'LL ALWAYS BE LONELY FATHER JOHN MISTY - BORED IN THE USA FATHER JOHN MISTY - CHATEAU LOBBY #4 ODESZA - SAY MY NAME PERFUME GENIUS - QUEEN SMOKEY BRIGHTS - CATACOMB THE GRIZZLED MIGHTY - WELL RUN DRY...
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LOCALS ONLY: 2/1 Playlist

TANGERINE - YOU'LL ALWAYS BE LONELY THE GRIZZLED MIGHTY - WELL RUN DRY RULER - UNHINDERED PACE DEEP SEA DIVER - ONE BY ONE FATHER JOHN MISTY - BORED IN THE USA COLLEEN GREEN - TV KRIS ORLOWSKI - BELIEVER BEN GIBBARD - IT'S NEVER TOO LATE ISKA DHAAF - EVERYBODY KNOWS CHASTITY BELT - TIME TO GO HOME...
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