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music // OK Sweetheart : 2012.02.04 : Goldfinch Spaceworks

music // OK Sweetheart : 2012.02.04 : Goldfinch Spaceworks

One of our favorite acts from the 2011 Doe Bay Fest was undoubtedly OK Sweetheart. We adore their soulful and sweetly purring pop—songs that feel both in the moment and timeless. Last weekend, Tacoma band Goldfinch asked them to headline an intimate show christening Goldfinch’s new Spaceworks residency.  We wouldn’t have been anywhere else in Tacoma that night! When we ran [...]


festival // First Night ’11 : Drew Grow & the Pastors’ Wives

festival // First Night '11 : Drew Grow & the Pastors' Wives

Fire-breathing dragons were on parade, kids were break-dancing and spray-painting, the tough girls where on roller skates and rabbits and tigers soared overhead. It was New Year’s Eve in Tacoma. And shortly before the last night of 2011 suddenly became the First Night of 2012, Portland natives and Tacoma favorites Drew Grow & the Pastors’ [...]


music // Kelli Schaefer : 2011.07.22 : The Space

music // Kelli Schaefer : 2011.07.22 : The Space

Just down Tacoma’s “Opera Alley“ lives a place called The Space—a bare bones venue seemingly afloat over the harbor lights and darkened streets of Tacoma’s industrial port. A perfect showbox for the visceral music of Portland’s Kelli Schaefer. Kelli may hail from across state lines, but as the night’s presenter Adam (of The Warehouse) observed, Tacoma could easily [...]