Stories tagged: Street Music Week
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 6 p.m.
Doug Clark: Just one fellow Feastmaster heeded my call
A winner has been crowned in my Feastmaster Barbecue Bonanza contest.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 8 p.m.
Doug Clark: Street Music Week bringing out the best of Spokane
My friend Myles Kennedy has done the sort of cool things that every guitar-picking rock star wannabe dreams of. Touring with his band Alter Bridge in the United Kingdom, Kennedy …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:45 p.m.
Doug Clark: Whatever the key, Spokane Street Music starts with a groove
Blake Busch finished rocking some AC/DC on his electric guitar and then consented to an interview following his Street Music Week debut Monday in downtown Spokane. Busch, by the way, …
Sun., June 12, 2016, 4 a.m.
Doug Clark: Street Music Week is about generosity, not virtuosity
The 14th annual Spokane Street Music Week kicks off Monday with simultaneous satellite events going on in the historic Garland District and downtown Coeur d’Alene.
Sun., June 14, 2015, midnight
Doug Clark: Donations big and small set another music week record
Do you believe in happy, sappy endings? I didn’t – until last Friday, that is.
Thu., June 11, 2015, midnight
Doug Clark: Happy to loan guitar to out-of-towner for Street Music Week
Guitarless in Coeur d’Alene. That’s the tragic situation Chris DeClerk found himself in the other night.
Tue., June 9, 2015, midnight
Doug Clark: Musicians hit Inland Northwest streets for week with charity beat
The 13th annual Spokane Street Music Week opened at noon Monday with some of the highest expectations I’ve ever seen when it comes to raising Second Harvest food bank donations. …
Mon., June 8, 2015, 10:08 p.m.
Listen to the Music
The 13th annual Spokane Street Music Week opened at noon Monday with some of the highest expectations I’ve ever seen when it comes to raising 2nd Harvest food bank donations. …
Sun., June 7, 2015, midnight
Doug Clark: Call out for all would-be buskers for Street Music Week
Monday noon will kick off the 13th annual Spokane Street Music Week, and the stars appear to be gloriously aligned. And by stars I mean those local TV meteorologists.
Sun., June 8, 2014, midnight
Buskers, helpers all tuned up for annual Street Music Week
A nice guy at The General Store gave me a discount on those red paint buckets we use every year for collecting food bank donations. A tub of shiny new …
Tue., June 3, 2014, midnight
Doug Clark: It’s time for Salvatori to sing lame-duck blues
Steve Salvatori announced his resignation from the Spokane City Council the other day. He’d love to stay, of course, but the poor guy must follow his business to Dallas, where …
Sun., June 16, 2013, midnight
Doug Clark: Street Music Week hit whole new high
Before we strike up the band and make the big confetti mess, I’d like to explain why the 11th annual Spokane Street Music Week should be remembered as the year …
Sun., June 9, 2013, midnight
Clark: Street Music Week expanding to include Garland district
Red collection buckets. Check. Yellow sign-up notepads. Check.
Sun., April 28, 2013, midnight
Clark: Spokane not only city with Street Music Week
Seven weeks and change. That’s the countdown until the next Spokane Street Music Week rocks the downtown sidewalks with noon-hour music and entertainment.
Sun., May 27, 2012, midnight
Spotlight: Huey Lewis, Styx set to play Spokane fair
Huey Lewis and the News and Styx are among the rock acts heading to the Spokane County Interstate Fair this summer. Kicking off the fair’s Grandstand entertainment this year is …
Sun., June 19, 2011, midnight
Doug Clark: Thank you: Music taps soul of city
The ninth annual Spokane Street Music Week will be remembered for a lot of record setting. As in …
Sun., June 5, 2011, midnight
Doug Clark: Shogan clears his throat for charity, again
Say what you will about City Council President Joe Shogan. He’s a bit too opinionated, perhaps. He doesn’t suffer fools well and can be a bit quick to pop his …
Thu., June 17, 2010, midnight
‘Rising Sun’ promised to all who brave the rain
What? Let a little drizzle fizzle the sizzle? Not on your rusty glockenspiel.
Thu., May 20, 2010, midnight
Get your act together for Street Music Week
In a positively shocking flash of municipal efficiency, the mayor’s office this week e-mailed me a draft of my eighth annual Spokane Street Music proclamation, even though … A. I …
Sun., June 14, 2009, midnight
Music week’s crescendo outstanding
I had major doubts Monday. I didn’t think the seventh annual Spokane Street Music Week could possibly live up to 2008, which collected a record $3,800 for the food bank. …