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Hey Marseilles and The Thermals

We were recently commissioned to create a Custom Band Map connecting Hey Marseilles and The Thermals. Here’s how it turned out! : You can commission your own Custom Band Map here.

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Sonic Young Evils

Sonic Youth, while no longer spring chickens, have had a lasting influence on todays noise rock scene. The Young Evils are a relatively new Seattle pop group – who have more in common with their alt rock forefather’s than first … Continue reading

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TacocaT and Green Day: Welcome to Paradise

The lineage of pop-punk palindromic Seattle quartet TacocaT can be traced directly to the geniuses behind Dookie, over 18 years ago. Tacocat         Tacocat have been playing shows locally and nationwide since the later half of the 00’s. Bree, bassist from … Continue reading

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King Dude and Joy Division

I don’t know if it’s the 200+ days of overcast gloom or what, but Seattle is the home of some amazing dark music. But what if I told you we could connect modern depressioncore with the great grandaddy of gloom, … Continue reading

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Now Available: Custom Band Maps

Just in time for the holidays, Seattle Band Map is now making custom one of a kind hand-drawn Seattle Band Map Prints featuring your favorite band / label / genre (whatever!)! Here’s an example of a Hardly Arts Records based … Continue reading

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What do Visqueen and Quincy Jones have in common?

Last week, after 10 years and 3 albums, Seattle pop-punk group Visqueen,  played their final show, so that singer Rachel Flotard could focus on her record label,  solo projects and motherhood. But what do Visqueen have in common with Garfield … Continue reading

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Your Heart Breaks connects 31 bands!

A while back I was emailing with Clyde, one of the regular members of Your Heart Breaks, the 3rd most collaborative band on the Seattle Band Map (31 listed connections, and I suspect, many more!) Your Heart Breaks is a … Continue reading

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The secret of the Grunge Orb

Amazing history of Seattle Band Map revealed by illustrator (and member of at least 6 bands on the map) Matt Nyce:

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NEW WEBSITE!

Go on, take her for a spin… www.seattlebandmap.com (Thanks to the Golf Sinteppadon for his great work developing the site!)

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Portraits Of Seattle #21 by Kyle Johnson

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