Posts Tagged ‘bumbershoot’

Bumbershoot Day 3: Hozier’s Powerful Set Was a Highlight of the Day

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
Bumbershoot Day 3: Hozier’s Powerful Set Was a Highlight of the Day

Photographer Ben Trudeau captured some great photos of Hozier’s set at Bumbershoot on Monday. The set was incredible, but my favorite part of it was that Andrew was smiling and talking between every song that he performed.

Bumbershoot Day 3: Ellie Goulding shines on the MainStage!

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
Bumbershoot Day 3: Ellie Goulding shines on the MainStage!

Eliie Goulding put on a lively performance on the Memorial Stadium MainStage at Bumbershoot 2015.

Phoebe Bridgers and Elle King kick off Day 1 of Bumbershoot

Saturday, September 5th, 2015
Phoebe Bridgers and Elle King kick off Day 1 of Bumbershoot

What a great start to Day 1 at Bumbershoot!  Phoebe Bridgers kicked off a string of great sets at the Starbucks Stage.  Bridgers, who was recently signed by longtime hit songwriter Ryan Adams, played songs from her EP as well as some tracks from her upcoming full-length album.  Definitely someone we will be seeing more of!

Neon Trees’ Tyler Glenn on ‘Pop Psychology’ and more!

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

There is one major lesson I learned at Bumbershoot this year: just because a band isn’t playing the MainStage doesn’t mean they can’t attract as many people. The audience surrounding the Fisher Green Stage for Neon Trees was so large that it overflowed onto the sidewalk and even up the stairs. Everyone went wild when the band started playing and vocalist Tyler Glenn started belting out some incredible notes. And it just got better and better – people continued to get more and more excited as the show went on!

Interview: Gregory Alan Isakov on Bumbershoot and more!

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

His lush instrumentation and beautiful melodies are enchanting. His latest album, The Weatherman, is a showcase of his talent for creating honest and beautiful folk music. I was lucky to catch up with Gregory just after his performance at Bumbershoot. You can read our conversation below!

Bumbershoot 2013: Highlights from Day 1

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

What a beautiful weekend to celebrate music at the Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle! Check out some photos from an eventful Day 1 – courtesy of the amazing Jason Tang.   Thao & The Get Down Stay Down kicked the day off with a short set in the super top-secret Bumbershoot Music Lounge at 12pm:   […]

PHOTOS: Gotye played To Packed Key Arena at Bumbershoot 9/1

Thursday, September 6th, 2012
PHOTOS: Gotye played To Packed Key Arena at Bumbershoot 9/1

Gotye played a full set to a packed audience on the Bumbershoot mainstage.

Can’t miss ’em at Bumbershoot: Polecat + interview

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
Can’t miss ’em at Bumbershoot: Polecat + interview

To celebrate the 2012’s Bumbershoot Festival, I’m sharing very special interviews with some of my favorite bands who are a part of this year’s lineup. Today’s featured band is one of my favorites in the Northwest, Polecat. The band combines roots rock with southern bluegrass soul.