Monthly Archives: April 2014

Destroyer, Triple Door – Seattle

I love Destroyer. I love Dan Bejar’s singing, lyrics and compositions. Until yesterday, I had always seen him with his band. This was the first time I saw him solo (and acoustic). It was just amazing. Can believe that all … Continue reading

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Seattle Rock Lottery

This was the first time that I attended the Seattle Rock Lottery. The concept is simple – they get a group of musicians together (25 in this case) and split them to form a new band (5 bands in this case). … Continue reading

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Missionary Position, Highway 99 Blues Club – Seattle

Missionary Position is a Seattle/Tacoma band starring Jeff Angell (guitar/vocals), Ben Anderson (keys) and Michael Alex (drums). They play here pretty often and I have been wanting to see them out for a long time now. Dont pay too much attention to the … Continue reading

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Moist eyes

I often feel that music is a very spiritual experience to me. As funny as it my sound, for an emotional person like me, its often like meditating. I often find myself with moist eyes when I experience something amazing. … Continue reading

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Bill Frisell reuniting with his guitar!

Co-incidentally, I saw Bill the same day (and the previous night) he reunited with his guitar. He narrated a short story of how he felt reuniting with his guitar. Read about it here: http://www.fretboardjournal.com/features/online/lost-found-bill-frisells-es-175

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Dark Star Orchestra, Showbox at the Market – Seattle

There are some bands that you want to see, can see and yet miss them. Dark Star Orchestra is one of them for me. I have decided to see them so many times and yet never happened before. Finally on … Continue reading

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Record Store Day scalps

Modern American Music…Period! – Jaco Pastorius: Quah – Jorma Kaukonen Superunknown: The Singles – Soundgarden Last Words – Screaming Trees   Also, ran into Mike McCready walking on the street (kind-of things that happen in Seattle) and had a fun … Continue reading

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Simon Townshend, Triple Door – Seattle

I went into this show knowing very little about the guy besides the fact that his brother is Pete. =) Being a huge The Who fan, I decided to take my change. Bombay Bicycle Club was playing at the same … Continue reading

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Slow Music, Triple Door – Seattle

Slow Music is a super group featuring Peter Buck, Fred Chalenor, Matt Chamberlain, Robert Fripp, Bill Rieflin and Hector Zazou. You cannot really go wrong with a bunch of folks like that. Probably these guys individually will be able to sell out a show. Slow Music … Continue reading

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Queens of the Stone Age, Keller Auditorium, Portland OR

Queens of the Stone Age are probably the greatest rock band in the world right now. Josh Homme is one of the best front man any band can wish for. This was my fifth time I saw them and like … Continue reading

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