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Win Tickets ($30): Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds @ Nectar Lounge | A Modern Spin on Classic Soul, w/ Snug Harbor (September 17)
Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds is a seven piece powerhouse that puts a modern spin on classic soul. The band is led by Arleigh Kincheloe (Sister Sparrow), whose astoundingly powerful voice and sly demeanor make for a spellbinding presence onstage. She is backed by the mighty force of The Dirty Birds, a flock of six men who masterfully lay down thundering grooves and soaring melodies. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Fall Fashion and Beauty Preview Party @ Chromatique Salon | 2015 Bellevue Fashion Week, Swag, Hair & Makeup Demos (September 18)
Kick off Bellevue Fashion Week with Chromatique’s Fall Fashion and Beauty Preview Party Chromatique Salon in Bellevue will host an intimate one-night-only celebration to ring in Bellevue Fashion Week on Friday, September 18th at 6:30pm. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Fremont Oktoberfest Info & Schedule | Music, 80+ Beers, Texas Chainsaw Pumpkin Carving, NW’s Largest Tasting Garden (September 18-20)
Hailed as one of the “Top 10 Places to Celebrate Oktoberfest,” the 19th Annual Fremont Oktoberfest takes over two city blocks of Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood, widely known as the “Center of the Brewniverse,” September 18-20. While drawing from the original Munich Oktoberfest, in true Fremont fashion, Seattle’s Fall Tradition puts its own unique “delibertas quirkas” (freedom to be peculiar) twist on tradition. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Hit Explosion’s Boogie Wonderland @ Nectar Lounge | 70s & 80s Disco & Dance Hits, “Best Live Performance Cover Band” (September 19)
Voted “Best Live Performance Cover Band” by the Northwest Music Awards Association, Hit Explosion performs authentic 70’s and 80’s disco and dance hits combining exceptional musicianship with an electrifying presentation. The group sets itself apart by its diverse and talented lineup, allowing for impressive reproductions of the original 70’s hits. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Modestep @ The Crocodile | Featuring Pressha, Dance, Music, Electronic, Rock (September 20)
If Modestep’s original chart success in 2011 was brilliantly unexpected, based on music they made “for a bit of a laugh,” as they put it, can you imagine where they’ll go now they’ve made an album they love? ‘London Road’, say brothers Josh and Tony Friend, is the real deal, an accurate representation of the four-piece they’ve become, and a passionate tribute to their home city. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): The Avener @ The Crocodile | Deep House, Electro (September 21)
It came as quite a shock when The Avener’s Fade Out Lines rocketed to number 1 in the German iTunes charts. It had been a long time indeed since a French artist had achieved that kind of success in Germany, especially with such a startling single. The triumph of Fade Out Lines opened a door onto a unique and yet instantly familiar world. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld @ Columbia City Theater | + Ryan ‘LoneWolf’ Sawyer (September 22)
Two of Constellation’s acclaimed solo instrumental artists join forces on this tremendous new album of original compositions for horn and violin. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): The Oh Hellos @ The Neptune Theatre | + Special Guests Joseph, Eclectic Folk Rock (September 24)
The Oh Hellos began in a cluttered bedroom, where siblings Maggie and Tyler Heath (born and raised in southern Texas) recorded their self-titled EP in 2011. In the fall of 2012, the sibling duo released their debut full-length record Through the Deep, Dark Valley, an album full of regret and redemption, which they wrote, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered themselves. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($32): Polecat w/ Vaudeville Etiquette & World’s Finest @ Nectar Lounge | Stomp-grass, Americana, Reggae, Rock (September 25)
Polecat is Stomp-Grass/Americana/Celtic/Reggae/Rock and all that from Bellingham, WA. Vaudeville Etiquette makes music that pushes every boundary with raw passion, grit, and mischievous wit. With their signature blend of Americana roots rock, the dynamic Seattle quintet fills timeless melodies with modern lyrics, heady harmonies, and a wailing pedal steel. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($48): New Wave Dance Party @ Hale’s Ales Palladium | Featuring Hot Lava (B-52’s Tribute) & Jealous Dogs (Pretenders Tribute) (September 25)
Break out the skinny ties and black eyeliner and join us for a totally awesome New Wave Dance Party – Friday, September 25 at Hale’s Palladium. “Party Out of Bounds” to the Cosmic sounds of Hot Lava (B-52’s Tribute) and rock out to Jealous Dogs – Seattle’s only Pretenders Tribute. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Comedian Ali Wong @ The Neptune Theatre | Filming for Her New TV Special (September 25)
ALI WONG is a stand-up comedian living in Los Angeles, CA. After SF Weekly selected her as “The Best Comedian of 2009′” and the SF Bay Guardian awarded her “Best of the Bay,” she decided that it was finally time to depart her hometown. In 2010, Comedy Central listed Ali Wong as one of 7 “Comic’s to Watch.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Renton Oktoberfest @ Pavilion Event Center | Outdoor Biergarten, German Beer, Bands, Games & More! (September 25-26)
Renton Oktoberfest returns Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26 to celebrate the fall season and all things Bavaria! This two-day festival features german beers, music, games, food and more at the City of Renton Pavilion Event Center. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Brew at the Zoo @ Woodland Park Zoo | Sample Imports, Domestics, Microbrews, Ciders from 40+ Breweries, Animals (October 1)
Join Woodland Park Zoo for the fifth annual Brew at the Zoo beer-tasting event on Thursday, October 1. Sample imports, domestics, microbrews and even ciders from over 40 different breweries, plus enjoy animal exhibits including penguins, Jaguar Cove and the zoo’s Day Exhibit. 21+ years and over only! To win, comment on this post here.
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