Category Archives: music

That *Was* Me

Beautiful Northwest artist Brandi Carlile recorded her new album right here in her own backyard, at Bear Creek Studio in Woodinville, Washington. Much like the surroundings, the album is rich and organic sounding. If an album had a smell, Bear … Continue reading

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Mother’s Milk

For the Red Hot Chili Peppers, mix blood, sugar, sex, magic and a Hungry Man portion of ink and you get a musical masterpiece. For a baker, it’s not as simple as throwing together the basic cake ingredients: flour, butter, … Continue reading

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English Roses

(WARNING – my dear friends in the food community, this one’s a music blog. If you find that tasty, read on. If not, more food Shawnologues coming to an inbox near you soon)   If you’re expecting a Will & … Continue reading

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(You’ve Got To) Work For Love

Have you even wondered how this baker-blogger makes ends meet; buys all that butter for batter? No? Well, darn it, I am going to tell you anyway. I work in the music business mostly behind the scenes, sometimes in front … Continue reading

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Life Is Hard

…but really, does it have to be? Sometimes hard is in your head, I know because it used to be in mine. This week, I started my new full time job at Jet City Stream, a brand new Seattle start-up, … Continue reading

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Shining Star

Star Anna is the first of several local musicians to get the string treatment from the Synergia NW Orchestra in preparation for Music Matters Live, May 12th at The Paramount Theatre. To be more precise, Star and Justin Davis (of … Continue reading

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An Important Word About The Future Of The Shawnalogue

First of all, let me say thank you for all of your support, and a special thanks to those of you who subscribe to my blog. The Shawnalogue is moving! That’s the good news. It will be incorporated into my … Continue reading

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