Shim-Sham Into Hallowswing With SU Swing

It’s 6 a.m. and she has jazz band class. Unlike every other student in the class that was grumpy and mad, Nancy was happy. Unlike any other day, the class went swing dancing. ANNIE CHANG • THE SPECTATOR “I knew it was something special,” she said. “Because I wasn’t pissed off [like the others].” Little […]

Kanye Impresses On “The Saint Pablo” Tour

Kanye West said he’s the number one most impactful artist of our generation, and has equated himself to the likes of Steve Jobs and Walt Disney. Kanye has always stirred commotion for himself in the public eye. PHOTO COURTESY • VIA GOOGLE IMAGES This kind of self-righteousness turns many away from the rapper, but after […]

Deadline Nearing for EMP Battle of the Bands

For bands and musicians under 21 who harbor dreams of one day performing at venues like Bumbershoot, Sasquatch! Music Festival, or Capitol Hill Block Party, the Experience Music Project Museum (EMP) is an incredible opportunity. CECI ESTELA • THE SPECTATOR In 2001, the EMP kicked off a music competition called “Sound Off!,” an event open […]

Bon Iver Offers a New Sound

After a five-year hiatus, Bon Iver has once again graced their audience with yet another one of their creations. On Sept. 30, the album “22, A Million,” was made readily available where sweet melodies slowly rocked its listeners to a place of euphoric bliss. Even in light of this long awaited release, many are undecided […]

Rapper Mick Jenkins Brings the Love

Fresh off releasing his debut album, “The Healing Component,” Mick Jenkins brought down The Crocodile in a show for the ages on Thursday Sept. 29. EMILY MOZZONE • THE SPECTATOR The 25-year-old Chicago rapper started off his “Quest for Love” tour by selling out his show in Seattle. As a rising star who has just […]

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