Photos: Maggie Rogers at the Fox Theater

Maggie Rogers (photo: Jon Bauer)

On Friday, the Fox Theater was treated to rising singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers, in support of her recently-released debut album Heard It in a Past Life. It [...]

By |April 22, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: Boy Harsher at the Independent

Boy Harsher (photo: Ian Young)

Dark wave/no wave/electronic industrial/synth goth/The Matrix prom band/I'm just making stuff up now duo Boy Harsher played a sold-out set at the Independent on Wednesday [...]

By |April 19, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: Parcels at the Regency Ballroom

Parcels (photo: Jon Bauer)

Electropop band Parcels made a strong impression in support of their self-titled debut album from last year at the Regency Ballroom. Support was provided by The Undercover [...]

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Review + Photos: FKJ at the Warfield

FKJ (photo: Cam Peters)

French multi-instrumentalist French Kiwi Juice, better known as FKJ, performed an impressive set at the Warfield last week, showing off his skills across a huge variety of [...]

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Photos: Emancipator at Great American Music Hall

Emancipator (photo: Ian Young)

Portland-based electronic producer Douglas Appling, aka Emancipator, brought his live show to a sold out Great American Music Hall on Saturday night. He also took the [...]

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  • Fingerstyle Guitar with Mark Vickness, Michael Manring and Don Ross at Freight & Salvage, by Carolyn McCoy
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    Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Mark Vickness (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Let’s have a short lesson on the fingerstyle guitar method, shall we? Fingerstyle is the technique of playing the guitar by plucking the strings directly [...]

By |April 15, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Review + Photos: HEALTH + Youth Code at The Independent

HEALTH (photo: Ian Young)

HEALTH and Youth Code hit the Independent Wednesday night on the second night of their tour together, bringing a healthy dose of LA noise and industrial [...]

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Photos: Baker Grace and Tennyson at Rickshaw Stop

Baker Grace (photo: Ian Young)

It was a black-X-on-the-back-of-hands kind of night (read: a lot of under 21s) at Rickshaw Stop on Friday as Popscene presented two young but mighty [...]

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Review + Photos: Copeland at Slim’s

Copeland (photo: Patric Carver)

In Florida, the border between civilized and wild territories is often imaginary. Concrete jungles mask a hidden sampling of flora and fauna, with herons and egrets [...]

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Photos: Broods at August Hall

Broods (photo: Cam Peters)

New Zealand duo Broods gave a passionate performance at August Hall last week to a very excited crowd in support of their third album Don't Feed the [...]

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Photos: RY X at Grace Cathedral

RY X (photo: Jon Bauer)

Australian singer-songwriter RY X performed a two-night stint at Grace Cathedral in support of his latest album Unfurl. The singer doesn't come to the United States [...]

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Photos: Citizen Cope at August Hall

Citizen Cope (photo: Jon Bauer)

Memphis singer-songwriter Clarence Greenwood — or, as you may know him, Citizen Cope — performed at August Hall last week in support of their new [...]

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