Tomten Gets Playful on ‘Viva Draconia’

Viva Draconia, the latest album from Tomten, begins with the homey whirr of (I think) an accordion, wheezing out a melody amidst the effortful, semi-audible strikes of human fingers on keys and buttons as chords change. That sound’s not just an evocative 20-some seconds of bittersweetness. It’s a reminder of the handmade quality that lay…

Artist Home Premiere: “Get Me,” by Lyle

The Seattle band, Lyle, has a new single out. Wait, who is Lyle? Great question. The band’s first show will be their first single release party on Oct. 12th at the Columbia City Theater. Why should you go? In short: Lyle is a seven-piece art-rock band with a sound that’s difficult to describe and a giant, collective…

REI Concert Series

For years, we’ve been great friends with REI, and we’re so excited for a FREE upcoming concert series coming up with some of our favorite bands! Get inspired for weekend adventures with live music, cold drinks, and good people who love the outdoors! Tasty Eats & Drinks from Brave Horse Tavern every Thursday July 26th – August…