Jazz For All Ages

Jazz For All Ages

Michael Glynn and Marc Seales photo by Lisa Hagen Glynn BY M.V. SMITH For anyone looking to learn about jazz, there’s no substitute to diving right in. From all-ages concerts and jam sessions to music and dance lessons, Seattle offers young performers many...
Women of Earshot

Women of Earshot

Halynn Blanchard and Rayna Mathis. Photo by Lisa Hagen Glynn. BY ALEXA PETERS Historically, women in jazz have never had their fair share of the spotlight—and the issue persists today, even as the discussion of gender disparity in jazz is more common since #MeToo. In...
Nonseq: Seattle’s New Experiment of Expansive Sound

Nonseq: Seattle’s New Experiment of Expansive Sound

Marina Albero, Steve Peters, Heather Bentley, Carlos Snaider and Leanna Keith. Photo by Daniel Husser. BY PAUL RAUCH Nonsequitur, the 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the presentation of experimental music, has announced a new artist-led series, Nonseq (formerly...
The Black Heritage Society of Washington

The Black Heritage Society of Washington

BY ANGELA DANE   The Black Heritage Society of Washington (BHS) was founded in 1977 in Seattle, starting in a basement collecting items that could potentially be shared with the city, before their relationship with the African American Museum. The BHS has...
February Tours on the Road

February Tours on the Road

Makaya McCraven photo by Michael McDermott BY M.V. SMITH  In light of the recent resurgence in COVID cases, please double check each venue’s website for the most up to date information regarding shows and any related cancellations or postponements. Please adhere...