Music Section

VIDEO: Burien’s own Travis Thompson performs on Jimmy Fallon Wed. night

VIDEO: Burien’s own Travis Thompson performs on Jimmy Fallon Wed. night

On Wednesday night, Nov. 15, Burien’s own Travis Thompson – rocking a hoodie with ‘AMBAUM’ on it – performed live on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon with some other performer named... [Read more]

‘Normal is overrated’; Burien’s Cassidy Huff to perform at Benaroya Hall Nov. 10

‘Normal is overrated’; Burien’s Cassidy Huff to perform at Benaroya Hall Nov. 10

A great story about inspirational local icon Cassidy Huff – B-Town Blog columnist and Burien ‘Citizen of the Year’ who has gone through 41 surgeries – was posted on the Seattle Children’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Family Concert’ will be Oct. 27 & 29

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Family Concert’ will be Oct. 27 & 29

NORTHWEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Anthony Spain, Music Director “Family Concert”- The West Coast premiere of visuals to accompany performance of “Pictures at an Exhibition” by Modest Mussorgsky Friday,... [Read more]

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life™ (www.Music4Life.org), the local non-profit that provides ready-to-play musical instruments for use by public school students in need – including in Highline Public Schools – reports that... [Read more]

Matthew Smith will perform at John Knox Presbyterian Church Sunday, Nov. 5

Matthew Smith will perform at John Knox Presbyterian Church Sunday, Nov. 5

Matthew Smith is a Nashville-based singer-songwriter who writes brand new music to centuries-old hymn texts, and he’ll be performing at John Knox Presbyterian Church on Sunday, Nov. 5. Smith is... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival seeking small businesses to host pianos

Burien Film Festival seeking small businesses to host pianos

The Burien Film Festival is donating pianos to Burien small business, and organizers are seeking one small business in each of the 18 Burien neighborhoods to host a working piano…

REMINDER: The 9th annual Burien Jazz Walk is Saturday!

REMINDER: The 9th annual Burien Jazz Walk is Saturday!

REMINDER: The Burien Arts Association’s 9th Annual Burien Jazz Walk (formerly known as the Highline Classic Jazz Festival) is this Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, from 3 – 11 p.m.! The Festival returns... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Local Piano Technician prepares Pianos for Saturday’s Burien Jazz Walk

Local Piano Technician prepares Pianos for Saturday’s Burien Jazz Walk

This weekend we will once again treated to an evening of Jazz with the Burien Jazz walk this Saturday, Sept. 23, and two of the venues – St Elizabeth’s Church and Classic Eats – have pianos tuned... [Read more]

Get early Burien Jazz Walk entrance at this Thursday’s Farmers Market

Get early Burien Jazz Walk entrance at this Thursday’s Farmers Market

No waiting – get your Jazz Walk entrance early by dropping by the Burien Farmers Market this Thursday, Sept. 21. Come to the Discover Burien booth and see Grace or Laura to buy your early bird tickets. The... [Read more]

Cassidy Huff will perform at fundraiser concert at Benaroya Hall Fri., Nov. 10

Cassidy Huff will perform at fundraiser concert at Benaroya Hall Fri., Nov. 10

B-Town Blog Columnist – and Burien’s “Citizen of the Year” for 2016 – Cassidy Huff will be performing a fundraiser concert at Benaroya Hall on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, starting at 8... [Read more]

Entertainment lineup announced for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot on Sunday, Oct. 1

Entertainment lineup announced for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot on Sunday, Oct. 1

The main stage entertainment lineup for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot – coming Sunday, Oct. 1 – has been announced: Los Flacos performs a blend of the spiciest traditional sounds of Mexico, South America,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mike Molner will play acoustic set before Seahawks game at Tin Room Sunday

Mike Molner will play acoustic set before Seahawks game at Tin Room Sunday

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: “If there’s a bustle in your hedgerow, don’t be alarmed now, it’s just Mike Molner ‘Acoustic Live’ at the Tin Room”! 11:30... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dale Lindeke, Burien Piano Technician, achieves RPT designation

Dale Lindeke, Burien Piano Technician, achieves RPT designation

Local piano technician Dale Lindeke recently completed the requirements to earn the Registered Piano Technician designation. He becomes one of less than 2,500 people in the world who have completed a series... [Read more]

Lineup for 9th Annual Burien Jazz Walk – coming Sept. 23 – announced

Lineup for 9th Annual Burien Jazz Walk – coming Sept. 23 – announced

The Burien Arts Association this week announced the lineup for its 9th Annual Burien Jazz Walk (formerly known as the Highline Classic Jazz Festival) coming Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, from 3 – 11 p.m. The... [Read more]

REMINDER: Dance to ‘Fun Addicts’ at final ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday night!

REMINDER: Dance to ‘Fun Addicts’ at final ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday night!

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ has its final 2017 performance this Thursday night (Aug. 17), with dancing music from the Fun Addicts! The final FREE, live outdoor performance... [Read more]

Rat City Brass will play for FREE at Marvista Park this Sunday, Aug. 13

Rat City Brass will play for FREE at Marvista Park this Sunday, Aug. 13

Rat City Brass will play for FREE at Marvista Park in Normandy Park this Sunday, Aug. 13, from 5 – 6:30 p.m. “We’ll play under the gazebo in Normandy Parks’ Marvista Park — so... [Read more]

8th Annual Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines Beach Park Sat., Aug. 26

8th Annual Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines Beach Park Sat., Aug. 26

The 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will rock the waterfront at Des Moines Beach Park on Saturday, Aug. 26. Lisa Mann – winner of the prestigious 2016 Blues Music Award and the Oregon... [Read more]

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday night with Bootleg Sunshine!

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday night with Bootleg Sunshine!

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ continues this Thursday night (Aug. 3), with dynamic newgrass from Bootleg Sunshine! It’ll be an amazing – and FREE – concert in a great... [Read more]

VIDEO: Cassidy Huff performs original song ‘Farewells and Goodbyes’

VIDEO: Cassidy Huff performs original song ‘Farewells and Goodbyes’

From our Columnist (former Burien “Citizen of the Year”) Cassidy Huff: “Hey guys! I have a new original out on YouTube called Farewells and Goodbyes. It’s my first original that... [Read more]

‘Music in the Park’ continues with 85th Street Big Band Thursday night

‘Music in the Park’ continues with 85th Street Big Band Thursday night

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ continues this Thursday night, July 27, with swingin’ sounds from the 85th Street Big Band! The free, live outdoor performance will be from... [Read more]

The next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Aug. 4

The next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Aug. 4

The next B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, August 4, throughout downtown Burien on SW 152nd Street between 4th and 10th Ave SW. Taste the arts, culture and charming... [Read more]

Here’s the lineup for the Olde Burien Block Party, coming Saturday July 15!

Here’s the lineup for the Olde Burien Block Party, coming Saturday July 15!

This year’s Olde Burien Block Party, set for Saturday, July 15, is being headlined by local band The Approximations – an 8-piece classic rock dance party band led by local boy Dan Satterberg –... [Read more]

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival & Father’s Day Car Show weekend! Festivities start at and around Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 17 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.), and Sunday,... [Read more]

Flute Circle meets TONIGHT at El Dorado West Retirement Community

Flute Circle meets TONIGHT at El Dorado West Retirement Community

A ‘Flute Circle’ will meet TONIGHT – Tuesday, June 13 – from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (for FREE) at El Dorado West Retirement Community, located at 1010 SW 134th Street. For more info, call leader... [Read more]