Rain City Ambience

Seattle-based Northwest music source established in 2005
  • Featured Artist : The Shantics

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    If the central London-based band, The Shantics, are not an your radar, they should be. The up and coming Britpop/punk band was formed by brothers Harry and Jimmy Morris, and were previously known as The Petals while they were touring the London circuit this past year. …


  • Featured Artist : Michelle Chamuel

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    The name Michelle Chamuel might sound familiar, and that is because it is. Chamuel acquired a name for herself on season four of The Voice. That particular season awed viewers and critics alike because of her dynamic and high energy live shows. She became the runner-up for the show and has since began writing …


  • Featured Artist : Pup

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    Toronto’s nastiest punk rockers Pup just kicked off Noisey’s Everything Gets Worse tour, a massive North American run that will bring the phenomenal quartet down the West coast, through the South, and land them in the middle of The Fest in Florida in November. …


  • Featured Artist : Conway

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    With her signature “musical combat” performance style (she explains in our interview), a vocal timbre reminiscent of an 80’s new wave band front woman meets Sia, and a strong grasp on the type of artist she is and wants to be, Conway is a quickly emerging indie/alt-pop singer-songwriter that definitely deserves …


  • Featured Artist : The Breaklites

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    As much as we love our area rockers, Seattle hip hop of recent years has been a hell of a lot more exciting than the local alternative/rock scene. Even before Macklemore exploded in 2011, the community has held an admirable air of humbleness and seemingly-universal support among artists, making it feel more like …


  • Featured Artist : Theoretics

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    “We’re the shit and if you haven’t seen us perform live, you should stop being silly and come see us live,” Mark Hoy, emcee and singer of Theoretics, said jokingly. “That’s our strongest suit right now.” …


  • Featured Artist : The Vandies

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    Often adorned with war paint and a splash of sass, the Vandies are a small time girl band that packs a big punch. Hailing from Portland, OR, this quintet has steadily nestled their way into the hearts (and ears) of many at a rapid pace. Deemed a modern-day Spice Girls among the band (for their pride in girl power), …


  • Featured Artist : New Lungs

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    Every once in a while, a new band comes around and reinvents the wheel in a way that hooks you in instantly. It’s not a vain attempt to start the next “big thing”, but an indicator that within the band lies a wealth of musical knowledge and influences that contribute to something fresh and exciting. New Lungs’ …


  • Featured Artist : Jesse Morrow

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    When singer/songwriter Jesse Morrow moved to Bellingham from Michigan, he was excited to accept his ideal job as an art director at a local church. He knew no one and knew nothing about the Seattle area, but it was a job opportunity he could not pass up. …