Rain City Ambience

Seattle-based Northwest music source established in 2005
  • Northwest Artist Resources

    This page is a work in progress. All RCA-endorsed entities are highlighted in orange.

    For inclusion on this page please email us!

    Producers

    1. Aaron Smith
      Seattle, WA // Website Guitarist for 7 Horns 7 Eyes, known for Numbers, Into The Flood, and more.
    1. Astronaut’s Lounge
      Tacoma, WA // Website Ahren Lanfor - Hardcore, Pop, Jazz, Indie
    1. Brett Baird
      Seattle, WA // Website Producer and Recording Engineer
    1. The Butcher Room
      Seattle, WA // Website Rain City Ambience's very own recording studio, located in the heart of Normandy Park, WA. Mention RCA for 20% off your entire studio session!
    1. Joel Casey Jones
      Seattle, WA // Website Joel is a prolific musician and producer with over 12 years of experience. Known for Keeping Secrets, Truth Under Attack, Alabaster, & more!
    1. Neil Engle
      Mulino, OR // Website Producer / Engineer

    Photographers

    1. Kelly Mason
      Seattle, WA // Website Seattle Photographer and Founder of RCA
    1. Karen Ready
      Seattle, WA // Website RCA's very own.
    1. AJ Apuya
      Mill Creek, WA // Website EDM Event Photographer. If you've been to a club in Seattle, AJ has probably taken your photo.
    1. Chona Kasinger
      Seattle, WA // Website Shoots for Rolling Stone and wherever else her camera takes her
    1. CHP Concert Photography
      Tacoma, WA // Website
    1. Rachael Dowd
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Tim Harmon
      Seattle, WA // Website "Making you look like the rockstar you're not."
    1. TimmyShoes Photography
      Greater Puget Sound Area // Website Event/band photographer
    1. Zoe Rain Photography
      Seattle, WA // Website Photographer de Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
    1. 206foto
      Seattle, WA // Website

    Videographers

    1. Dapper Media
      Seattle, WA // Website Video, Motion Graphics, 3D & Animation, Web Design & Development, Photography & Graphic Design
    1. Films by Garrett Gibbons
      Seattle, WA // Website Music videos, films & commercials
    1. Kyle Bishop
      Seattle, WA // Website Music, videography, design, motion graphics, games, sketching, and just about anything else you could remotely classify as art or entertainment. Kyle creates music, commercial animation, brand identity, videos, and is the keyboardist / vocalist in the band Numbers.
    1. Owl House Productions
      Seattle, WA // Website Visual and Auditory services
    1. RK Films
      Seattle, WA // Website Production company specializing in music videos and commercials.
    1. Snappy Cowboys
      Seattle, WA // Website Commercials, live events, promo and music videos.

    Printing / Clothing Companies

    1. Big Bark Shirts & Design
      Seattle, WA // Website Services include Water Based Screen Printing, Plastisol Screen Printing, and Subliminal and InkJet Heat Transfers.
    1. College Hill Threads
      Pullman, WA // Website The Leader in Custom Greek Apparel. Also where we get our shirts printed. RCA <3s College Hill!
    1. DieCutStickers.com
      Seattle, WA // Website Standard vinyl die cut, digital die cut, screen print stickers, banner, and more.
    1. The Golden Eagle Co.
      Orlando, FL // Website Longtime friends of ours from Florida. Fly high die high, baby!
    1. Hide & Seek Clothing
      Missoula, MT // Website They really like beards!
    1. Lo Fidelity
      Raleigh, NC // Website Pioneers of a DIY music community. For every product purchased, LoFi helps an independent musician fulfill their dreams.
    1. Porkchop Screen Printing
      Seattle, WA // Website Seattle screenprinting specialists

    Radio Stations

    1. Rainy Dawg Radio
      Seattle, WA // Website University of Washington's student-run internet radio station
    1. C-89.5
      Seattle, WA // Website Electronic music station operated primarily by students of Nathan Hale High School.
    1. KEXP 90.3 FM
      Seattle, WA // Website where the music matters - Radio for Music Lovers, Artists, and the Arts Community.
    1. KBKS-FM – 106.1
      Tacoma-Seattle,WA // Website KISS FM - Top 40
    1. 107.7 The End
      Seattle, WA // Website Alternative rock
    1. KGRG
      Auburn, WA // Website Green River Community College's student-run radio station.

    Venues

    1. Chop Suey
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Crocodile Cafe
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. El Corazón
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. High Dive
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Moore Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Nectar Lounge
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Neptune Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Neumo’s
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Paramount Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Showbox at The Market
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Showbox SoDo
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Sunset Tavern
      Seattle, WA // Website

    Bands

    Alternative / Rock

    1. Matt Bacnis Band
      Bothell, WA // Website Pop Rock - Unsigned
    1. Aiden
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock/Horror Rock/Punk - Independent
    1. Akimbo
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock - Alternative Tentacles/Neurot
    1. Alabaster
      Seattle, WA // Website Pop Rock - Unsigned
    1. Chasing Vegas
      Seattle, WA // Website Pop Rock - Destiny Collective
    1. The Classic Crime
      Seattle, WA // Website Alternative Indie Rock - Independent
    1. Death Cab for Cutie
      Bellingham, WA // Website Rock/Pop - Atlantic Records
    1. Elude
      Issaquah, WA // Website Pop Punk - Unsigned
    1. Emery
      Seattle, WA // Website Alt. Rock - Tooth & Nail/Solid State
    1. Foo Fighters
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock/Pop - Columbia/RCA
    1. Four Minute Mile
      Olympia, WA // Website Pop Punk - Better Days Records
    1. The Grizzled Mighty
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock/Blues Rock/Garage - Unsigned
    1. Joyfield
      Seattle, WA // Website Female-fronted Alt Rock - Unsigned
    1. Lo’ There Do I See My Brother
      Tacoma, WA // Website Progressive/Post Rock - Unsigned
    1. The Lookout
      Seattle, WA // Website Alternative/Rock/Pop - Unsigned
    1. Man Without Wax
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock - Unsigned
    1. Modest Mouse
      Issaquah, WA // Website Rock/Pop - Epic
    1. Moneta
      Seattle, WA // Website Alternative Rock - Unsigned
    1. My Goodness
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock/Blues Rock - Independent
    1. Out Like Pluto
      Seattle, WA // Website "Really Fun" Rock - The James Polk Shuffle Music, LLC
    1. Peace Mercutio
      Seattle, WA // Website Pop Punk Alt Rock - Unsigned
    1. Say Hi
      Seattle, WA // Website Rock/Alternative - Barsuk Records
    1. Shoreline Drive
      Seattle, WA // Website Pop Punk/Rock - Unsigned
    1. To Paint The Sky
      Seattle, WA // Website Female-fronted Post-Hardcore - Unsigned

    Indie / Folk / Singer-Songwriters

    1. Amanda Markley
      Seattle, WA // Website Folk / Singer-Songwriter
    1. The Cave Singers
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock/Indie Folk - Jagjaguwar
    1. David Bazan
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock/Pedro the Lion - Barsuk
    1. Fleet Foxes
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Folk/Indie Rock - Sub Pop Records
    1. The Grand Archives
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie/Folk/Band of Horses - Sub Pop Records
    1. He Is We
      Tacoma, WA // Website Female Vocals/Indie Pop - Universal/Motown
    1. The Head and the Heart
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock/Indie Pop/Indie Folk - Sub Pop Records
    1. Hey Marseilles
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock/Indie Folk - Independent
    1. Minus the Bear
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock - Dangerbird Records
    1. New Lungs
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie / Experimental - Unsigned
    1. Nude Pop
      Spokane, WA // Website Indie/Dream Pop - Fake Record Label
    1. Out on the Streets
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock - Independent
    1. The Postal Service
      Seattle, WA/Los Angeles, CA // Website Indie Rock/Indie Pop - Sub Pop Records
    1. Ravenna Woods
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock/Indie Folk - Independent
    1. Telekinesis
      Seattle, WA // Website Indie Rock - Merge Records

    Hardcore / Metal

    1. Big Business
      Seattle, WA // Website Heavy Metal/Sludge Metal - Hydra Head
    1. Into The Flood
      Seattle, WA // Website Metal/Hardcore/Christian - Century Media
    1. Keeping Secrets
      Tacoma, WA // Website Cinemetalcore/Soundtrack - Unsigned
    1. Melvins
      Aberdeen, WA // Website Metal/Sludge Metal
    1. Monsters Scare You!
      Tacoma, WA // Website Screamo/Electronica - Century Media Records
    1. Numbers
      Seattle, WA // Website Metal/Progressive/Rock - Unsigned
    1. Reach For The Sky
      Seattle, WA // Website Hardcore/Rock/Metal
    1. Sunn O)))
      Seattle, WA // Website Drone Metal/Doom/Ambient - Southern Lord

    Hip Hop / Funk / Electronic

    1. Big Chocolate
      Seattle, WA // Website Electronic Music Producer
    1. Blue Scholars
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Mass Line Media (Co-Founders)
    1. Budo
      Everywhere // Website Producer - Rhymesayers Entertainment
    1. Common Market
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Massline Media
    1. Grieves
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Rhymesayers Entertainment
    1. Grynch
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Independent
    1. Jake One
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop Producer - Rhymesayers Entertainment
    1. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Independent
    1. The Physics
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Independent
    1. Plateau
      Vancouver, B.C. // Website Electronic/Trip Hop - Subconscious Studios
    1. Shabazz Palaces
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Sub Pop Records
    1. SOL
      Seattle, WA // Website Hip Hop - Independent
    1. Sweatshop Union
      Vancouver, B.C. // Website Hip Hop - Urbnet

    Comedians

    1. Chop Suey
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Crocodile Cafe
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. El Corazón
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. High Dive
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Moore Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Nectar Lounge
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Neptune Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Neumo’s
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Paramount Theatre
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Showbox at The Market
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. Showbox SoDo
      Seattle, WA // Website
    1. The Sunset Tavern
      Seattle, WA // Website