Maldives, Lowest Pair 5/19: Maldives, Lowest Pair 5/19 The Maldives Acousticwith The Lowest PairAll ages, mostly seated, Bar w/IDTICKETS | FACEBOOKThe MaldivesIts a love letter to classic American songwriting, a wonder of well-nourished craftsmanship. That title: poetry. As evocative a phrase as any youll hear this year. City Arts MagazineMore important, the songs on their third album are their sharpest batch to date, ranging from Thin Lizzy influenced rockers to desolate, country-steeped ballads. KEXP 90.3 // SeattleCatchy choruses and classic rock and roll guitars will never be out of style, and in turn, neither will Muscle For The Wing. Aquarian Weekly (NJ)Muscle For The Wing rocks with dueling electric guitars, arrests with sweeping ballads and engulfs with full harmonies al while maintaining the bands more crucial elements, Dodsons intoxicating songwriting and incomparable heart. Portland Willamette WeekSeveral of the songs are simply breathtakinga contender likely to compete for album of the year. Blurt-online.comThe Lowest PairAmericana group from Olympia/Minneapolis. A Double Banjo duo featuring Kendl Winter and Palmer T. Lee.With their bare-bones instrumentation and country-inspired, heartstring-tugging narratives, The Lowest Pair might be one of the best under-the-radar Americana duos today. -Hillary Saunders from PASTE MagazineSUPPORT: Have a drink for charity! We serve local beer from Two Beers;local cider from Seattle Cider and Schilling Cider; Washington wine from Wilridge Winery, a rotating cocktail from Sound Spirits Distillery. This is a fundraiserforLiteracy Source, building a literate community and promoting self-sufficiency by providing learner-centered instruction to adults in English literacy and basic life skills.
Maldives, Winterlings 1/15: Maldives, Winterlings The Maldives (acoustic), The Winterlings (album release), plus Harm (Alaska) +The Winterlings are an American Folk Music duo based in Seattle. They have played the CMJ Music festival in Manhattan, The Juan De Fuca Festival in Port Angeles, Northwest Folklife Festival in Seattle and Fishermans Village Music Festival in Everett just to name a fewTICKETS | FACEBOOKSUPPORT:We serve local beer from Two Beers;local cider from Seattle Cider and Schilling Cider; Washington wine from Wilridge Winery, a rotating cocktail from Sound Spirits Distillery. This is a fundraiser event which means all bar profits tonight go to support Artist Life Guild, a non support professional counseling services for artists.
Sounds Like: The Band, Neil Young, The Moondoggies
Label: Spark & Shine
Manager: Leigh Bezezekoff, Sound + Vision Music
Bio: In the great Northwest, The Maldives are more than a band, they are an institution. With a history that goes back more than half a decade (their friendships considerably longer), they’ve played every kind of gig imaginable- from backwoods festivals on the back of a flatbed truck to the inaugurati...See Full Bio
“The late Levon Helm is overtly present in the harmony-drenched, twang-inspired, folksy renaissance that has put Seattle back on the musical map. But few musicians have studied Levon's legacy like Maldives/Sons of Warren Oates frontman Jason Dodson, performing in the Triple Door's Levon Helm tribute night on Sunday with Ian Moore, event organizer Jeff Fielder, Lindsay Fuller, and many others.”