Buddy Guy and The Damn Right Blues Band filled the Cowlitz Ballroom at Ilani with soul, blues and joy—featuring Tom Hambridge on drums, Marty Sammon on keys, Orlando Wright on bass, and Ric Hall on guitar.
Pretty Gritty Live from The Rye Room [Video Premiere]Kelsey Greco - Jan 31, 2019
The latest Rye Room Session features local folk duo Sarah Wolff and Blaine Heinonen of Pretty Gritty. Watch them perform a cover of “All I Have To Do Is Dream” at The Rye Room. Then don’t miss...
Horror, Identity and Glitter: An Interview with Sweeping ExitsKathryn Hensch - Jun 8, 2017
Finding inspiration in 'Rocky Horror' and multifaceted storytelling, Sweeping Exits deliver a richly developed tale on 'Glitter & Blood.' Celebrate its release at Black Water Bar on June 9.
King Black Acid: 'Big Gummo - It's Cool To Be In Love' [Song Premiere]Chris Young - May 31, 2017
On their first full-length in 15 years, KBA have again found some 'Super Beautiful Magic' and they'll celebrate their anthemic, Floydian psychedelic pop at Mississippi Studios on June 9 with Cedar...
Logger's Daughter: 'Logger's Daughter' [Album Review]Kelly Jones - May 12, 2016
Inventive, hearty lyrics pair with thoughtful instrumentation on the band’s recent self-titled release.
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