Events for the week ahead: Winter Jam, Donkey Creek Chum Festival, EFN’s Empty Bowls, comedy and more

17 November 2017, 1:00 am

Billed as Christian music’s benchmark tour, Winter Jam West Tour Spectacular will stop at the Tacoma Dome on Saturday. The all-star line up includes hip-hop stars Lecrae and Andy Mineo, Third Day frontman Mac Powell, Building 429, rockers Family Force 5 ...... Read More »

Music calendar: Nov. 16-23

16 November 2017, 3:06 am

The Tacoma Opera 7 p.m., Liberty Theater ... All levels welcome to bring instruments and join the jam session to play, sing or listen to folk, bluegrass, country, blues and pop music. Brad Griswold 6 p.m., Sweet Basil’s Café, 271 Hemlock St., Cannon ...... Read More »

Eric Church Rocks Pearl Jam Song In Concert

27 March 2017, 5:48 pm

( At a recent Holdin' My Own Tour stop in Washington, country music star Eric Church performed a spirited cover of Pearl Jam's "Better Man" at Tacoma Dome. The four-minute song started with Church alone on guitar as a spotlight shined brightly on ...... Read More »

Watch Eric Church Cover Pearl Jam’s ‘Better Man’ in Concert

26 March 2017, 11:48 pm

At a recent tour stop in Washington, Church performed a spirited cover of Pearl Jam’s “Better Man” at Tacoma Dome. Related ... As the song picked up his band joined in while Church belted each word. Watch Church’s performance of “Better Man ...... Read More »

Pearl Jam Makes Triumphant Return to Sea-Tac Airport

23 March 2017, 9:18 am

From Sea-Tac Airport: Just in time for next month's induction of Pearl Jam into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Port of Seattle has plugged in its guitar amps, stocked up on flannel shirts and pulled back the curtain on one of Seattle-Tacoma ...... Read More »

A Tour Of Seattle During The Glory Days Of Grunge

9 July 2016, 5:12 am

Share This Video Facebook Twitter EMAIL PEAR STREET In late 1987, Kurt moved to Olympia, and Krist moved to Tacoma. Dale Crover moved to San Francisco with Buzz. Without a committed drummer or a band name ... fun part of Seattle, as opposed to the ...... Read More »

Winter Jam Christian music tour comes to Tacoma Dome

10 November 2015, 1:10 pm

More than six acts, including Grammy-nominated Skillet, will headline the contemporary Christian music lineup for Winter Jam Tour Spectacular Saturday at the Tacoma Dome. Also performing will be King & Country, Jamie Grace, Lincoln Brewster, Family Force 5 ...... Read More »

Jim Six: Crafting music at the Woodshop Jam

24 September 2011, 5:00 pm

... band that does mostly original music. (One is called “Breakneck Road,” appropriately enough, since Breakneck Road is pretty much just around the corner.) Along the way, the backyard thing became the Woodshop Jam. Just about every Thursday evening ...... Read More »

Pearl Jam set list, night two

23 September 2009, 11:56 pm

I missed Pearl Jam’s second show last night at KeyArena ... reports that he was on site with members of legendary Tacoma garage-rock band, the Sonics. And another friend tells me that Eddie Vedder actually incorporated lyrics to one of their songs.... Read More »

Video: Rock ‘n’ roll legends jam at Canlis

17 March 2008, 8:00 am

An all-star rock ‘n’ roll jam at the legendary Canlis ... Rhea is a big fan of the Ventures, the Seattle/ Tacoma band that was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame March 10 at New York’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel, along with Madonna, Leonard ...... Read More »