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MP3s & Streams

This Week’s New Releases

Spring has sprung! It’s the season for renewal and rebirth. Don’t believe me? Check out the plethora of new music-related releases this week. Where possible, I’ve provided links to purchasing these new albums online. I’ll […]

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Rock-O-Rama

Holy crap!  This one is great.  On Thanksgiving 2008, Erik played me some music from a 70’s porn he had found.  It’s crazy and you’ll want to listen to it over and over again.  It […]

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Reviews

Review: Death Cab for Cutie @ The Greek

Confession time; I’m a huge Death Cab for Cutie fan. I’ve seen them perform in a variety of settings over the past five years. Most recently I’d seen them two months ago at the Filmore. […]

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Review: Death Cab for Cutie @ The Fillmore

SO magical watching this tour take shape. It was a 1 1/2 hour set, beginning with Bixby and ending with Transatlantacism. They were perfect bookends to the set. I thought Ben’s energy dragged a little […]

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TEA COZIES: SERIOUSLY HOT PROBS

I recently had the pleasure of enjoying an evening of music at The Comet here in Seattle. You never know what you’re going to get at some shows. I’ve been underwhelmed by some local bands […]

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Hold On There, Hoth!

Best April Fool’s Joke… EVER. A Tauntaun sleeping bag.  I’d buy one!  The crazies at ThinkGeek.com have pre-imagined this accessory which will probably be more popular with adults than the kiddos.  That’s if G-Luc can stop […]

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Lego Album Art

As the mom of a six year boy, I spend a lot of time building with LEGOS. So my interest was piqued when I discovered these campy LEGO recreations of album covers over at The […]

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Tools you can use: Tracking Local Concerts

Keeping up with tours and concerts can be time-consuming. Here are a couple of tools to help you out! iConcertCal: Finding Relevant Concerts Near You There are literally 100’s of concerts going on in most […]

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Rock Photos Rock!

The Color Awesome’s own Paige Parsons has been asked to be a part of Crawdaddy!, an online music magazine. Their San Francisco roots date back to a fanzine started in 1962, preceeding the likes of […]

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DIY Custom Fabric Design

Pssst…. I’ll let you in on a little secret. Phil and I both have a crafty side. Needlepoint, sewing, sculpy are all popular winter hibernation activities. So when my friend ConnieKay told me about a […]

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MP3s & Streams

Song of the Day: New Villager – Rich Doors

The Bi-coastal duo of Ben Bromley & Ross Simonini released their first single on Two Syllable Records in January. I like the pop sensibility coupled with meandering keybords and a nifty tribal beat. download New […]