All posts tagged "The Showbox"

  • Entertainment
    Benjamin Gibbard to Play Two Sold Out Solo Shows in Seattle, 11/16 & 11/17

    When Ben Gibbard announced he would be releasing a solo record this fall it may have been...

  • Entertainment
    The Front Bottoms Bring Perfect Pop Punk to Seattle 3/27

    The first song I ever heard by The Front Bottoms was ‘Flashlights’ off their self titled 2011 debut. It was instant love; perfect pop rock love. Having grown up with bands like Blink 182, listening to this album was like taking a breath of familiar air and I was transported back in...

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    Balkan Beat Box and the Very Thrilled Showbox

    Imagine that bands existed in specific universes, the same way that there are universes for Marvel Comics, or the Happy Days spin-offs. That is, a certain connectedness between the players, common laws of physics, some harmony. I put it to you that Balkan Beat Box inhabits a specific universe. Their universe is populated...

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    Balkan Beat Box to Play the Showbox March 13th

    This Tuesday will be a night of Balkan-inspired music at the Showbox at the Market. Seattle Klezmer band Orkestar Zirkonium will be performing alongside Palenke Soultribe as they open for Balkan Beat Box. Tickets are $20 + fees, and are available here. Balkan Beat Box, the Brooklyn- sometimes Tel Aviv band is touring...

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    The Review Is In: G.Love Falls Short of ‘Back Road Blues’ Expectations

    G. Love & Special Sauce and Scott H. Biram played Seattle’s Showbox last night. This is a look at that show though my eyes. G. Love & Special Sauce- I’ll say this for G. Love, he certainly has some fans in Seattle. Last night’s sold out show was proof of that. Love,...

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    G. Love & The Special Sauce Bring ‘Back Road Blues’ to The Showbox

    G. Love is bringing his trademark hip-hop blues sound to Seattle’s Showbox on March 3rd. His new album Fixin’ to Die, takes the artist back to America’s musical roots and pays homage to real “old school” music. It’s a kind of blues termed ‘back road blues’, and to be quite honest, it’s...