Stories tagged: street music week
UPDATED: Sun., June 16, 2019
Street Music Week 2019 ended Friday and raised $29,333 for the Second Harvest Inland Northwest Food Bank, which equates to 146,665 meals.
Tue., June 11, 2019
World, meet the new Keyboard Cat: Skinny is raising some fur – and some funds – during Street Music Week
Spokane fans will get to meet the latest incarnation of the internet sensation when Skinny makes his public debut as Keyboard Cat during Street Music Week, the annual fundraiser to …
Wed., June 13, 2018
Carey Eyer and his daughters Neilia and Ivy are participating in their sixth year at Street Music Week in Spokane, and have raised hundreds of dollars for local charity over …
Sun., June 10, 2018
Street Music Week is practically a Spokane institution. And it’s not just a downtown thing. You can hear performers in the Garland District and Coeur d’Alene.
Fri., June 8, 2018
The streets of downtown Spokane will be a little livelier than usual during lunch hour next week.
Thu., June 15, 2017
Doug Clark: Psychedelic flashbacks, bucket thieves on camera and other highlights from Street Music Week
The future of Street Music Week tracked me down Wednesday inside the Red Robin restaurant. I was grabbing a late lunch when he stuck one of our red collection buckets …
Mon., June 12, 2017
The 15th annual Street Music Week kicked off Monday in downtown Spokane with warm weather, cool jazz and a felonious punk.
Sun., June 11, 2017
A 50-year-old, black-and-white video on YouTube. That’s what started it all.
Sat., May 20, 2017
Doug Clark: Tune up your fiddles and polish your flutes, because Street Music Week is around the corner.
It’s just three weeks away from Spokane’s 15th annual Street Music Week. The annual event always takes place during the noon hours of Monday through Friday.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016
A winner has been crowned in my Feastmaster Barbecue Bonanza contest.
Wed., June 15, 2016
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
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
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
Do you believe in happy, sappy endings? I didn’t – until last Friday, that is.
Thu., June 11, 2015
Guitarless in Coeur d’Alene. That’s the tragic situation Chris DeClerk found himself in the other night.
Tue., June 9, 2015
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
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
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
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
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
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
Red collection buckets. Check. Yellow sign-up notepads. Check.
Sun., April 28, 2013
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
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
The ninth annual Spokane Street Music Week will be remembered for a lot of record setting. As in …
Sun., June 5, 2011
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
What? Let a little drizzle fizzle the sizzle? Not on your rusty glockenspiel.
Thu., May 20, 2010
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
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. …