New Music Friday: Stream Bully’s ‘Losing It,’ the Young Nashville Band’s Wonderfully Grungy New Record

New Music Friday: Stream Bully’s ‘Losing It,’ the Young Nashville Band’s Wonderfully Grungy New Record

Bully may be from Nashville, but their heart is in Seattle. As over-simplified and, probably, obvious a sentence as that might be to describe a band with roots in “grunge” as serious as theirs, it applies. That they’re on Sub Pop Records only drives the point home more. On Friday, the band released Losing, their […]

Mike McCready (Pearl Jam), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses), Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees) form Levee Walkers – Hear Two Songs

Mike McCready (Pearl Jam), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses), Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees) form Levee Walkers – Hear Two Songs

Meet the Levee Walkers. Featuring Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan and Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin, this new project is a product of some marquee veterans of the so-called ‘Seattle Sound’. McCready and Martin, after all, were key contributors in Mad Season, the ’90s super group featuring late Alice […]

Stream Candlebox’s New Song, ‘I’ve Got a Gun’

Stream Candlebox’s New Song, ‘I’ve Got a Gun’

Seattle alt/rock outfit Candlebox are gearing up to release a new album, and on Tuesday they premiered another song from it. Below, listen to I’ve Got a Gun, a catchy, engaging tune with shredding guitars and pointed lyrics concerning, as its title may suggest, gun control: The band’s new album, Disappearing in Airports, will be out […]

Candlebox: New Album ‘Disappearing in Airports’ Out 4/22 – Stream ‘Vexatious’

Candlebox: New Album ‘Disappearing in Airports’ Out 4/22 – Stream ‘Vexatious’

Seattle-based rock outfit Candlebox announced this week that they will release a new album, Disappearing in Airports, on April 22. Here’s the album’s lead single, Vexatious – which premiered earlier in the month: If their name sounds familiar, Candlebox is responsible for the hit 1994 single Far Behind, which was a staple of FM radio […]

Seattle Superpower: Mike McCready, Duff McKagan, Mark Arm & Barrett Martin Play Stooges Songs at Pike Place Market

Seattle Superpower: Mike McCready, Duff McKagan, Mark Arm & Barrett Martin Play Stooges Songs at Pike Place Market

On Sunday, Seattle’s Pike Place Market was the place to be. That’s where some luminaries from the grunge/alternative world convened as Raw Power, a tribute act playing songs by Iggy & the Stooges. The 30-minute set was put on by Seattle’s KEXP, and resulted in some pretty fun jamming from Pearl Jam‘s Mike McCready, Guns […]