Cedric Ross

Cedric Ross is the alter ego of Fred Roth, the lead singer for the Seattle Band the Fred Roth Revue. His mission is to talk about what's going on in the Northwest and sometimes other places!

  • Backseat by Carina Round

    Backseat is an interesting song from this delightful artist by the name of Carina Round. “We’re born into the wrong time” is a phrase from this song. Carina Round is giving away a signed copy of her new EP “Things You Should Know” and I’ve been authorized to facilitate this give away....

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    regina spektor new artist pick

    Vocalist/piano player regina spektor is my new artist pick. she’s new as in new to me but she’s been up to some amazing things. her vocal style is refreshing, her video concepts are off the hooks! in a word “amazing”. I write this blog from Seattle but I wish I were in...

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    Cedric Ross Checks In

    After a long break, Cedric Ross returns to the culturemob blog scene and this time, he’s bringing his alter ego! Fred Roth of the Fred Roth Revue (ana-them records) joins Cedric Ross in random blogs of random subjects of all things amusing in Seattle. With this economy and all the “happy” people...

  • Community
    Spring Awakening Is A Hit

    Spring Awakening is one of the best musicals on Broadway. This winner of 8 Tony Awards (including best musical of the year) treats the Musical genre like a High School student treats a Summer vacation. This musical is Wild. I was fortunate enough to attend the opening of Spring Awakening at the...

  • Community
    Wild Sweet Orange at the Tractor

    Wild Sweet Orange from Birmingham, Alabama appearing at the Tractor Tavern Sunday Oct 12 They’re on tour supporting their latest CD We Have Cause To Be Uneasy They appeared on David Letterman a while back and by the miracle of YouTube, we have a clip here Wild Sweet Orange Upcoming Events Sun,...

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    Dar Williams on Tour

    Singer/songwriter Dar Williams is about to tour the U.S. in support of here latest CD release The Promised Land on Razor and Tie (now available). Here’s an mp3 and a video for a track called “It’s Alright” for you below. “It\’s Alright” MP3 “It\’s Alright” Video Dar is… a singer, songwriter, storyteller,...

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    Anberlin El Corazon Winner

    The winner is… Oliver Barnes of Federal Way, WA. Oliver’s story reads: My girlfriend likes Anberlin. Yes, I admit I don’t even know who they are. I can’t tell you a think about them other than what I read on myspace.com. But I love my girlfriend and I know this would make...

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    UFO the Puppet Show

    Today I interviewed Chadwick Dahlquist who is the musical director for the production of UFO the Puppet Show (a comedy). Watch him here as he explains this great Seattle event. This event starts Thursday Oct 9th at the Theatre Off Jackson (409 7TH Ave S, Seattle). Oops!!! One correction to the video:...

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    Evergreen Speedway Demolition Derby

    Evergreen Speedway Demolition Derby and Fireworks Show Billed as the premier demolition derby of the season, this event did not disappoint and CultureMob was there. Police chase, cars rolling over, rabid fans cheering, school busses in figure 8 races, Racey the mascot, Limo world record jump by the great Mr. Dizzy, burning...