Bumbershoot Festival is this weekend and there are some acts you might want check out.
Jagwar Ma is playing Saturday, 9/3 at 8:30 at the Fisher Green Stage. Some words to describe them are funk, dub, techno, krautrock, garage, and psych. This Australian duo has a new album coming out October 14th called Every Now & Then. This album is “one of 2016’s most keenly anticipated new albums” named by Stereogum. Check out their most recent single here.
Michael Franti & Spearhead are playing Friday, September 2 at 9:40 at the Fisher Green Stage.Their ninth album Soulrocker debuted at #1 on the ITunes Alternative Album chart and #5 on the Billboard Rock Albums chart. Their album has been described as a potent hybrid of hip-hop, rock, folk, and reggae. Their take on electronic music makes you want to dance. Click here to listen to their music.
Shaprece and Maiah Manser will be performing 9/4th at Bumbershoot.
Shaprece is an engaging and forward-thinking artist with energetic performances, such as one at Benaroya Hall with the Seattle Symphony. Her upcoming album Coals will feature 11 tracks mixed by Kyle Ross, who has worked with Kanye West, Zayn Malik, and John Legend. Shaprece will be performing Sunday, 9/4th at 5:35pm on the Fisher Green stage. Her genre is Electronic/R&B/Experimental. Click here to listen to her music.
Maiah Manser’s noir pop seduces with its powerful vocals. She strives to bridge the gab between the digital and organic world. She is influenced by artists such as Kate Bush, Nina Simone, Bjork, Sade, Fiona Apple, Radiohead, Beyonce, Lady Gaga and more. She will be performing Sunday at 4:20 on the Starbucks Stage (Mural). Click here to listen to her music.