Stories tagged: music
Fri., July 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
Local band Milonga certainly lives up to its name. Translating literally to mean “song and dance,” a milonga is an informal, traditional gathering involving live music and dancing. Milonga frontman …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
When X Ambassadors play the Knitting Factory on Saturday, Spokane audiences can expect to hear new music. The soulful alt-rock trio – lead vocalist Sam Harris, keyboardist Casey Harris, and …
Wed., July 11, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The city of Annapolis will hold a benefit concert featuring Maryland-bred rockers Good Charlotte to honor the five Capital Gazette employees killed in an attack in their newsroom.
Tue., July 10, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
What if you could compose music to understand how salmon migrate through rivers? A team of researchers from the University of Idaho and Eastern Washington University have found a way …
UPDATED: Sat., July 7, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
For many musicians involved in Spokane’s first Honk! Fest marching band event, Sponk, playing music is a form of protest.
Fri., July 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
For much of a 2016, the guys in Incubus had been working with producer Dave Sardy, bringing their current album, “8,” close to completion. They were in the studio listening …
UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2018, 3:09 p.m.
A post on Swift’s Facebook page confirmed his death with a black-and-white photo of the artist and the words, “And all the angels sing ‘Que Sera Sera.’”
Sat., June 30, 2018, 3:31 p.m.
Drake’s “Scorpion” has set a record for most one-day streams for an album on Apple Music.
Fri., June 29, 2018, 11:38 a.m.
Bradley Rust fondly remembers Elkfest as being a highlight of summer growing up in the Spokane area. After it was announced that the local music festival would not return for …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Gear, merchandise and a 20-foot banner were stolen from a van belonging to long-time Canadian punk band D.O.A. after a show in Spokane Saturday.
Sat., June 16, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Jay-Z and Beyonce are keeping up a family tradition, dropping a surprise album before anyone knew it was coming.
UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Koshi Shioya, more commonly known by his stage name Kosh, is passionate about his music above all else. The local musician, based in Coeur d’Alene, has been performing in the …
UPDATED: Tue., June 12, 2018, 10:46 a.m.
Tweedy is touring behind last year’s acoustic solo release, “Together at Last.”
UPDATED: Sat., June 9, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Country duo Sugarland was in town Friday in support of their sixth studio album, “Bigger,” bringing a close to the five-year hiatus the pair took after completing the “In Your …
Fri., June 8, 2018
The streets of downtown Spokane will be a little livelier than usual during lunch hour next week.
Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
The Park Bench Cafe at Manito Park kicks off its outdoor music season tonight. The folks at Arbor Crest have been at it for a few weeks now with their …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
Whenever the pressure to lead the Storm to its first winning season since 2011 becomes too much, first-year coach Dan Hughes will slip on his Bose earpiece and listen to …
Thu., May 17, 2018
10 Under $10: Lilac Parade, ‘Garageland Chronicles,’ and the symphony in Wellpinit among the week’s entertainment options
Our weekly wrap up of things to do on the cheap in the Inland Northwest.
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
At a time when our thinking about Russia is clouded by evidence of election meddling, authoritarianism and geopolitical hostility, we would do well to step back and contemplate “The Heart …
Thu., May 10, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
If you thought the workout videos Britney Spears recently posted on social media looked grueling, the pop superstar confirms that they were – even if she and her trainer boyfriend …
Wed., May 9, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
Meet the (middle age) Beatles: Tribute band envisions a night when John, Paul, George and Ringo perform again
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 11:33 a.m.
The annual free concert in Browne’s Addition will not take place in June, and will end after 13 years of filling neighborhood streets, organizers said Monday. The decision comes after …
Thu., May 3, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
Philly rapper Meek Mill’s experience with the criminal justice system over the past decade will be the focus of an upcoming six-part documentary series from Amazon Prime, Amazon Studios announced …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
The Bucket List is back, and we asked some of Spokane’s glitterati who they want to see at the Spokane Arena.
Fri., April 27, 2018, 11:06 a.m.
The Swedish pop group announced the release of new material the first time in three-and-a-half decades. Two new tracks are forthcoming, including one titled “I Still Have Faith in You,” …
Fri., April 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, featuring double-bassist Gary Karr, will play the Klezmorim Concerto for Double Bass and Orchestra for the first time.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Record Store Day, which is celebrated Saturday from coast to coast, celebrates the brick-and-mortar spot where people have long gathered to thumb through vinyl records.
Sat., April 21, 2018
Using 25 newly purchased ukuleles in various colors, kindergarteners at Millwood Kindergarten Center in West Valley started playing the small instruments this spring as part of regular music sessions. The …
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Avicii, the Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ who performed sold-out concerts for feverish fans around the world and also had massive success on U.S. pop radio, died Friday. He was 28.
Thu., April 19, 2018, 11:41 a.m.
“Unapologetically” follows Kelsea Ballerini’s 2015 debut album, “The First Time,” that produced four singles – three of which, “Love Me Like You Mean It,” “Dibs” and “Peter Pan” topped the …