Posts tagged "seattle"
Photos: King Dude in-store at Mount Analog

Photos: King Dude in-store at Mount Analog

Based on what we’ve heard from TJ Cowgill’s dusty, devil-folk project, King Dude in stunner, “Jesus in the Courtyard,” his upcoming longplayer, Burning Daylight, is bound to be one of this year’s best. While on a brief stop in LA, Cowgill and a guitarist played an in-store gig at Zane (Slow Motion) and Mahssa’s (B Music/Finders Keepers) and...
King Dude's Burning Daylight

King Dude’s Burning Daylight

Seattle’s TJ Cowgill wears a few hats: Owner/operator of clothing label Actual Pain, vocalist for burnt-black metal band Cross (stream their new split here) and leader/vocalist for the dark, pagan-folk project, King Dude. All three entities are worth your attention, but this post- like our last one- is about that underbelly royalty he occupies. King Dude announced...
Video: Perpetual Ritual- Perpetual Flood

Video: Perpetual Ritual- Perpetual Flood

Perpetual Ritual, the damp, swirling, psych-caked, pre-gloom project of Seattle musician Mitchell Saulsberry (also in Grave Babies) and friends has just unveiled a new video for the tune “Perpetual Flood.” It’s directed by American Ghost Dancer and can be seen above. His latest release for Living Tapes is the very limited cassette, Perpetual Flood, which you...
As Above, So Below: A Visit to Actual Pain

As Above, So Below: A Visit to Actual Pain

Formed six years ago by designer/musician/writer TJ Cowgill, clothing label Actual Pain has breached the clogged world of always-borrowed, nostalgic-heavy tee shirt designs to establish itself as a nimble, yet forceful player headed forward not only because of their aesthetically pleasing, symbol-heavy creations, but with their sought-after smattering of religious, philosophical and occult imagery into something simple...