Seattle band Gypsy Temple will play at Doe Bay Fest

— from Chloe Nightingale — Seattle Alt-Rock princes Gypsy Temple will be playing this year at the Doe Bay Fest, supporting their recent release King Youngblood. Their official set is at 5:15 p.m. on August 9 on the Garden Stage.  “The debut from Seattle alt-rock princes Gypsy Temple echoes everything from ‘Californication’-era … Continue reading

Award-winning Ruth Moody charms audiences with unique folk-roots music

Friday, July 12, 7:30 p.m., Orcas Center — from Bethany Marie for Orcas Center — Ruth Moody performs Friday, July 12th at 7:30pm. Tickets are available at Orcas Center. Ruth Moody is a two-time Juno Award winning singer-songwriter and founding member of the internationally renowned, Billboard-charting trio The Wailin’ Jennys. … Continue reading

Slapin fine art on display at WaFed for month of July

— from Susan Slapin — Susan Slapin, painter (art instructor and photographer) is fine artist for the month of July at Washington Federal. Come view the many textures and colors of this long time artist/islander’s work. Honoring the environment, and the beauty of Nature are key inspirations. “I’ve been studying color … Continue reading

Music in the Park kicks off summer concert series with Tow-Away Zone

Sunday, July 7, 5-7 p.m., Village Green — from Marj Franke — The three of us, Tow-Away Zone, are delighted to be first in line, as Orcas Island’s summertime weekly Music in the Park series begins its 2019 season. We look forward to sharing an evening of musical blending, traditional with irreverence, editorializing … Continue reading