Want to get up close and personal with some of your favorite Bumbershoot Artists? Pick up a ticket for CityArts’ The Song Show on August 29 and treat yourself to striped-down performances and intimate interviews with Shelby Earl, Ravenna Woods, and Motopony! Check out some past Song Shows and then swing over to strangertickets.com for your tickets.
Acoustic indie rock with a punk sensibility. Ravenna Woods will be rocking their Bumbershoot set with intricate compositions and odd time signatures. Hear this track off “Valley of the Headless Men” and see them on the EMP Level 3 StagePlayed 11 times.
KEXP’s Music That Matters, Vol. 265 - Bumbershoot 2011 Preview
DJ Kevin Cole previews some of the many highlights from this year’s Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival including rare live performances from Kristin Hersh, Fitz and The Tantrums, and Sharon Van Etten.
1. Vetiver - Wonder Why
2. Ravenna Woods - Headless Men
3. The Kills - Heart Is A Beating Drum
4. My Goodness - Blackout Baby
5. Fitz and The Tantrums - Breaking The Chains Of Love (from Live at KEXP Volume 7)
6. Dennis Coffey - 7th Galaxy
7. Charles Bradley - The World (Is Going Up In Flames)
8. Shabazz Palaces - Swerve… The Reeping Of All That Is…
9. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - My Oh My
10. Mad Rad - The Youth Die Young
11. Kristin Hersh - Rat Girl (excerpt) + Gazebo Tree (Live at KEXP)
12. Sharon Van Etten - One Day (from Live at KEXP Volume 7)
13. Vusi Mahlasela - Nakupenda Africa (featuring Angelique Kidjo)
14. Little Dragon - Ritual Union
15. School Of Seven Bells - Windstorm
16. Thee Oh Sees - Pleasure Blimps
17. Craft Spells - Party Talk