Last year we made resolutions for the Spokane music scene — here's how we did
Geez, apparently the Spokane music scene takes goal-setting seriously.
Sallie Ford's vocal sweet spot is hitting its stride
On tour in France last month, Sallie Ford's voice was breaking like a pubescent teenage boy's.
One dark evening with the Moscow-based Runaway Symphony
She's in the basement stairwell drinking a juice box.
Guitarist Derek Trucks grew up a rocker but has managed to remain relatively grounded
One sultry Florida evening in 1993, a lanky, freckled-faced 14-year-old boy, blond hair stuffed under an Atlanta Braves cap, cherry-red Gibson SG slung low over a man-size T-shirt, pitted his slide against high-voltage blues veteran Tinsley Ellis.
The case for Pearl Jam as the great American rock band
THE HYPOTHESIS This is not a definitive declaration.
Combat the early darkness and freezing temps with songs recommended by local musicians
For an entire month, holiday music is all-consuming. But after the gifts have been unwrapped and glowing fixtures taken down, which songs are there to help stave off the winter blues?
After three decades of ups and downs, the Meat Puppets aren't just the guys who played with Nirvana
The song wasn't his.
Josh Berwanger had to get out of music to find out it was his calling
When our conversation is suddenly cut short, Josh Berwanger calls back from his tour van — stuck somewhere in Austin, Texas, traffic — and says it's because his cellphone antenna hit the ceiling of the van.
Trent Reznor had the anger thing down pat; now he's trying different emotions on for size
He was the guy who said "I want to f--- you like an animal."
Spokane cultivates the music scene that Marshall McLean calls home
He believes in this little corner of the universe.
Music streaming services are criticized for puny pay models, but local artists just want their music heard
It's never been easier to listen to music.
The Black Dahlia Murder delivers brutal death metal with a smile on their faces
Death metal has never been funny.
The Center closes, the Bartlett to open: The all-ages music scene soldiers on
Not many were astonished by its closing.
Nothing is off limits for Chastity Belt
Julia Shapiro admits: she was just trying to get a reaction.
Meet the band that brought punk rock to Spokane
On the stoop of a historic white stucco South Hill home, the sound of a piano echoes past the front door.
Okkervil River's new album focuses on a time before smartphones, comes on cassette
Other than being the second state in the nation to hold a presidential primary/caucus every four years, what happens in New Hampshire is somewhat shrouded in mystery — especially to those who live in the opposite corner of the country.