Tonight in Seattle:  

Hells Belles

Hells Belles

at Capitol Hill Block Party

Hells Belles put AC/DC to shame. I'd call it undeniable. Singer Om Johari is sexier, mightier, scarier, bolder and ten times the bad ass that either Bon or Brian could have dreamed to be.

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Ripley

photo: Ripley's website

at Capitol Hill Block Party

Ripley is oft-compared to Throwing Muses, so I headed to the show in eager anticipation.

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The Simians

at Capitol Hill Block Party

And behold to our ears... it's hillbilly indie-rock! Or as the Simians called it, "Roots-Revival."

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Charming Snakes

photo: Justin Dylan Renney

at Capitol Hill Block Party

Charming Snakes have no drummer — all the booming drum-like sounds manufactured from a synthesizer, astonishingly, producing an overall incredibly eighties feel.

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Pretty Girls Make Graves: Crowds of People, Bodies Brushin'

Pretty Girls Make Graves. Photo by Rahav Segev.

at Capitol Hill Block Party

Pretty Girls rocked the Capitol Hill Block Party 2002!

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