Music Section

REMINDER: Celtic Folk Pop at ‘Music in the Park’ tonight with Gothard Sisters

REMINDER: Celtic Folk Pop at ‘Music in the Park’ tonight with Gothard Sisters

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Thursday, July 19 – with Celtic Folk Pop from the Gothard Sisters – and will continue at Lake Burien School Memorial... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

A FREE All-Day Music and Community Festival will be held in Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. All are welcome to enjoy a fun-filled day featuring multiple live bands, food for... [Read more]

Olde Burien Block Party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018

Olde Burien Block Party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018

The annual Olde Burien Block party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Olde Burien! The all-day event will be held on SW 152nd Street between Ambaum Blvd. and 10th Ave SW, from Noon... [Read more]

REMINDER: Norman Baker & The Backroads kick-off ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday

REMINDER: Norman Baker & The Backroads kick-off ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday

REMINDER: Burien’s annual ‘Music in the Park’ will kick-off at 6:30 p.m. this Thursday, July 12, and continue every Thursday at Lake Burien School Memorial Park through Aug. 16. Opening... [Read more]

Show your Pride in Local Art & Music at the B-Town Beat this Friday night

Show your Pride in Local Art & Music at the B-Town Beat this Friday night

Show your pride in local Art this Friday during the monthly B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk, from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien. Art and Music will be on display/performed in various businesses between... [Read more]

May is ‘Music4Life Month’!

May is ‘Music4Life Month’!

May is “Music4Life Month” say County Executives Dow Constantine and Dave Somers, as well as the mayors and city councils of several cities in King and Snohomish Counties. Music4Life™ (www.Music4Life.org)... [Read more]

Big Picture Senior’s ‘Low Tide Music Festival’ coming to Des Moines June 2

Big Picture Senior’s ‘Low Tide Music Festival’ coming to Des Moines June 2

Poster by Anna Moore As his Senior Project, Big Picture High School student Alex Heindel is producing the ‘Low Tide Music Festival,’ an all ages, FREE music festival in the Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Burien’s own Travis Thompson will perform at Bumbershoot this year

Burien’s own Travis Thompson will perform at Bumbershoot this year

Burien’s own Travis Thompson – who recently opened for and performed with Macklemore – will perform at the 48th annual Bumbershoot festival in Seattle in September. The festival will take place... [Read more]

Local student art will be showcased in first B-Town Beat this Friday, May 4

Local student art will be showcased in first B-Town Beat this Friday, May 4

Celebrate the start of the 2018 B-Town Beat season by experiencing the visual and performing arts of our own talented Burien students this Friday, May 4. This free and open Music & Art Walk will take... [Read more]

Local Cure tribute band ‘The Lovecats’ will rock Burien UFO Fest April 5

Local Cure tribute band ‘The Lovecats’ will rock Burien UFO Fest April 5

Local Cure tribute band ‘The Lovecats’ will be headlining the Burien UFO Festival Block Party on Thursday, April 5, starting at 8:30 p.m. This will be an all-ages, FREE concert in the heart... [Read more]

SilverSounds Northwest will celebrate ‘Time of Your Life’ through song April 15

SilverSounds Northwest will celebrate ‘Time of Your Life’ through song April 15

SilverSounds Northwest will put their best foot forward to celebrate ‘The Time of Your Life’ at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. This mixed... [Read more]

Music4Life receives WMEA’s ‘Friend of Music Award’

Music4Life receives WMEA’s ‘Friend of Music Award’

Music4Life™ has received the coveted “Friend of Music Award” from the Washington Music Educators Association (WMEA). The award was presented upon nomination by the the WMEA’s Sno-King Region... [Read more]

Ladies Musical Club of Seattle will perform at Merrill Gardens on March 4

Ladies Musical Club of Seattle will perform at Merrill Gardens on March 4

On Sunday, March 4 at 3 p.m., the Ladies Musical Club of Seattle (LMC) initiates a collaboration with the City of Burien with a program of Music of Spain and South America at Burien’s Merrill Gardens.... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: What it was like singing live at Benaroya Hall!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: What it was like singing live at Benaroya Hall!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. By Cass Huff Hey B-Town Readers! I’m... [Read more]

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

An all-ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held at Highline High’s Cafeteria on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Friday, Feb. 9

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Friday, Feb. 9

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentines Concert’ will be held on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien.   This concert will... [Read more]

Music4Life delivers 1,665 musical instruments to Highline Public Schools

Music4Life delivers 1,665 musical instruments to Highline Public Schools

Organizers at Music4Life report that during the first quarter of 2017-18 (Sept. 1 – Nov. 30), they delivered 1,665 ready-to-play musical instruments – having a fair market value of $28,237* – to... [Read more]

South Sound Choruses ‘ChristmasSounds’ to ring in Holidays Dec. 9 & 10

South Sound Choruses ‘ChristmasSounds’ to ring in Holidays Dec. 9 & 10

On Saturday, Dec. 9 & Sunday, Dec. 10, the entire Northwest Associated Arts family will present their annual Christmas program at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. This annual holiday... [Read more]

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…