May 10, 2015 in

James Bay!!! w/ Special Guests Elle King

I adore James Bay. His sound is soulful yet poppy. He looks like a young John Mayer but luckily is so much less cocky and egotistical (don’t get me wrong, I love John Mayer but dude…get over yourself haha) so don’t hold that against him. Did I mention that James Bay is british? Thats right, talented and has an accent.

May 7, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

Damien Rice at McCaw Hall (04.21.2015)

#46 GO TO 50 CONCERTS OF 50 DIFFERENT BANDS/MUSICIANS (11/50) Concert 11: 04/21/2015 at McCaw Hall (Seattle, WA) Damien Rice with Special Guest Marketa Irglova   I am an extremely lucky person. I mean, how often do you get the chance to see musicians like Damien Rice and Marketa Irglova play a venue like McCaw Hall for free. Yes,

April 21, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

The Replacements: Back By Unpopular Demand

#46 GO TO 50 CONCERTS OF 50 DIFFERENT BANDS/MUSICIANS (8/50) Concert 8: 04/09/2015 at Paramount Theater (Seattle, WA) The Replacements with Special Guests Young Fresh Fellows Back By Unpopular Demand Tour   I’m not one of those super hip cool people who knew all about The Replacements before their reunion shows. A friend of mine posted on

April 19, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Live Music, Music, Seattle Bands

Evolution of an Artist: Allen Stone

#46 GO TO 50 CONCERTS OF 50 DIFFERENT BANDS/MUSICIANS (9/50) Concert 9: 04/14/2015 at Nectar Lounge (Seattle, WA) Allen Stone w/ Special Guest Manattee Commune Evolution of an Artist Series   Allen Stone is a somewhat local musician. He’s from Chewelah, WA which is apparently near Spokane. I can’t remember exactly how I discovered his music, I

March 9, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

Like we were just kids…

#46 Go to 50 concerts of 50 different bands/musicians (4/50) Concert 4: 03/07/2015 at The Moore (Seattle, WA) Mat Kearney with Special Guests Judah the Lion and Parachute I’ve been listening to Mat Kearney since 2005-ish. In my college years I had become an Aware Records Rep. This included promoting musicians, bands, and sometimes movies

March 6, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

This is for Real

#46. Go to 50 concerts of 50 different bands/musicians (3/50) Concert Number 3: 02/17/2015 At The Showbox Market (Seattle, WA) Motion City Soundtrack w/Special Guest William Beckett   Aww yes, Motion City Soundtrack. Motion City Soundtrack is one of my favorite live bands. I know I have a lot of “favorite bands” but really, I

March 6, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

Valentine’s Day Adventures

#46 Go to 50 concerts of 50 different bands/musicians (2/50) Concert Number 2 02/14/2015 At The Paramount Theater (Seattle, WA) Hozier (www.hozier.com)  w/Special Guest Asgeir (www.asgeirmusic.com) Ah Valentine’s Day, a day that has so much pressure attached to it because its a “day for lovers”. I hate that people freak out so much, its a

February 9, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, 50 Concerts, Entertainment, Live Music, Music

G. Love and Special Sauce w/Special Guest Matt Costa

# 46: Go to 50 concerts of 50 different bands/musicians (1 out of 50) Concert Number 1: 01/30/2015 At The Showbox Market (Seattle, WA) G. Love and Special Sauce w/Special Guest Matt Costa First concert down, I saw G. Love and Special Sauce with Matt Costa as his opener. Its been a long time, at

February 9, 2015 in 101 Things To Do List, Sports

Sportsball!!!! (aka #2 Watch a Football Game at a Bar)

I can cross number 2 off my list! A couple of friends and I hit the Market Arms in Ballard to watch the Superbowl and root on our Seahawks. While the outcome wasn’t what we hoped it was a great experience and a lot of fun. That game was insane.   We arrived around 11

March 2, 2012 in Live Music, Music, Non-Profit

Melodic Caring Project: You are all invited!

Hello! I’ve recently discovered a new non-profit called the Melodic Caring Project where they bring music to patients who are in the hospital battling diseases via streaming. I’m really excited about this non-profit. As a huge music lover I know what music can do to a person’s morale when they are down and need a