Tonight in Seattle:  

Kate Tucker & the Sons of Sweden

Recommended show tonight: Zera Marvel album release tonight with Husbands Love Your Wives and Sons of Sweden

The very low $6 door charge actually gets you a copy of the ten track song cycle, as sweet and bracing as any full length to come out this year.

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Ball of Wax showcase tonight at the Sunset

For those of you not in the know, the Ball of Wax Audio Quarterly is a compilation that highlights up-and-coming, under-the-radar from the Northwest and beyond.

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Latest comment by: imaginary liz: "That new Poland release is really good -- this is def a night of music to catch. That's a huge bang for the buck. Levi has def earned that beer. "

Goin' to California

Tonight at the Tractor Tavern in Ballard there's a special benefit show going on. It's called "Goin' To California" and it features a whole bunch of Seattle bands singing songs about California. The whole thing is an Earth Day benefit and proceeds go to Sustainable Ballard.

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Latest comment by: Shelby: "Jon - you would have been 6 for 9, but the person who was going to play Joni Mitchell's "California" had to cancel last week. Maybe you should become a psychic - make a little money off your skills?"

TIG Best Northwest Releases of 2007: Readers' Poll Results

Best of 2007
You voted, we tabulated. Here are the winners of the Three Imaginary Girls top 50 Northwest Releases of 2007 Readers' Poll!

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Latest comment by: randy: "My favorites from this list (NOT in any particular order except for Modest Mouse): Modest Mouse The Cops Tullycraft The Blakes The Lonely H Feral Children Pleasureboaters Throw Me The Statue The Whore Moans The Shins Siberian We really do have some ...