Rusty Willoughby, Unsung Hero of Northwest Rock

Seattle singer/musician Rusty Willoughby’s demeanor is so unassuming, the simple acknowledgment of his music feels like it’d give him a case of the awkwards. He’s never seemed super-comfortable with attention, or with the kind of networking and extroversion necessary to be a Big Time Rock Star. Even the times he’s edged close to outright breakout success…

The Maldives’ “Mad Lives” Sounds Like a Classic

There’s undeniably something elemental about The Maldives’ sound. After all, roots music, folk, and country—sub-genres that, at their best, have always evoked the Earth and the elements—form the band’s bedrock. But like so much that’s elemental, The Maldives’ longevity (13 years and counting) and dependably awesome live presence can be taken for granted with alarming…

Timber! Seeks Volunteers

Want to come to Timber! Outdoor Music Festival 2017 and be part of the team that makes this unforgettable weekend happen? Become a volunteer!  Each year that we have done this festival,  we’ve had an amazing crew of volunteers who not only have a great time, but contribute greatly to everyone’s experience. Timber! takes place July 13 –…

Emma Lee Toyoda Answers “The 10”

Artist Home has drummed up 10 silly, yet amazing questions that we will henceforth refer to as, “The 10”. Perhaps we’ve watched too much James Lipton or we’ve all been on the road for too long and pondered such profound subjects to kill time while driving through Kansas. Nonetheless, we present to you “The 10”…