Rain City Ambience

Seattle-based Northwest music source established in 2005
  • Staff Blog : Joe’s Top 10 List

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    I wish I could have picked 20 albums this year as there was so much good music in 2014. These albums however resonated the most with me and should be must haves in anyone’s catalog! …


  • News : Tonight! Moments With Nick Thomas Of The Spill Canvas At El Co

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    Tonight our friends in Moments will share the El Co stage with Nick Thomas of The Spill Canvas, My Body Sings Electric, and Kight. Tickets start at $10 and are available online! …


  • Gallery : The Wild Things At The Seventh Annual Classic Christmas

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    Last week Joe and I headed down to Fremont’s Nectar Lounge for the Seventh (Seventh!) Annual Classic Christmas, featuring The Matt Bacnis Band, new supergroup The Wild Things, Valadares, and Seattle heavyweight The Classic Crime. …


  • Staff Blog : Amanda’s Best of 2014 Albums

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    Narrowing down all of the albums I listened to this year was not an easy task. In no particular order, here are the 10 albums released in 2014 that I cannot stop looping, replaying, singing along to, and obsessing over! …


  • News : Out Now! Dresses “Lonely One” EP

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    Our friends in Dresses just put out their new EP, Lonely One. This five-track release is out now on SideOneDummy and is available online/every good music is sold. …


  • Local Spotlight : The Wild Things

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    You may have heard rumblings lately around town of a new “supergroup” forming. Well, it’s The Wild Things. Brandon “Bird” Ereth and Chad Keller of Monsters Scare You!, Cody Freiburger of Keeping Secrets, Leo Martin of Moneta, and Preston McDonald of Sky Pilot have joined forces to create this new rock band, and …


  • News : This Legend Shares First Video For “Holiday From Crazy”

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    The ex-Yellowcard supergroup This Legend just put up their first music video off It’s In The Streets: “Holiday From Crazy”! …


  • Gallery : RCA Presents – Peace Mercutio, STRNGRTHNGS, and American Island

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    Last week we had the pleasure of hosting American Island, STRNGRTHNGS, and Peace Mercutio at The High Dive in Fremont. We sold out the cozy little bar with this trio of major Seattle players, packed with smooth croonings, lights and lasers, and an emotional farewell to Peace Mercutio… hence the working title …


  • News : Stream LTDISMB’s New Single “At The End Of All Things”

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    Post rockers, rejoice. Washington’s heralds of the genre Lo’ There Do I See My Brother have their new single up, a roaring song titled “At The End Of All Things”. The track is taken from the upcoming record Northern Shore, due out mid-January 2015. Check out the song on Bandcamp, and keep an eye out for our early …


  • News : Keeping Warm Charity Show: STYG and BAAO

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    This weekend, Stick To Your Guns and Being As An Ocean will be hauling up the West Coast for a few charity shows, with proceeds going to the Wildlife Defence League. Trial and Seattle band To The Wind will also be performing at tomorrow night’s show at Hawthorne Theater in Portland, and on Sunday at El Corazon …