by Sean Jewell:: Northwest Film Forum has announced the full lineup for Local Sightings Film Festival, and among a ton of other great looking movies is Beth Harrington‘s The Winding Stream: The Carters, the Cashes, and the Course of Country Music. This will be the Seattle premier for Harrington’s film, which was years in the […]

by Sean Jewell :: I’m so late on this, but my buddies over at Hearth Music just reminded me that Anna & Elizabeth, an Appalachian duo who get many of their songs¬†exploring archives and breathing them back to life, are here in Seattle tonight at The Triple Door. These ladies brought a crankie¬†(hand-made old-fashioned story […]

by Sean Jewell :: Charlie Parr‘s latest album, Stumpjumper, is a hot one. As usual he draws from the well of human suffering, but does so with humor and just a dash of folk tale mystery. Stumpjumper happens to be a first of its kind for Parr, having been recorded with a full backing band […]