Oct 06, 2021 · And, within months of his break out, he went to Olympia, Washington, to record a mostly Folk and Blues album with Calvin Johnson for K Records. By the end of his first year in our lives, he seemed both like the real deal and like someone who’s deal we’d never, ever know.
Sep 22, 2021 · We asked a few folks to look back and try to remember what it felt like attending, organizing, and performing at the very influential International Pop Underground Convention, which took place August 20–25, 1991 in Olympia, Washington, was organized by Calvin and Candice from K Records, and featured a crazy good lineup including Beat Happening, Bratmobile, the Pastels, Jad Fair, Kicking ...
Sep 24, 2021 · The Dub Narcotic Studio (Olympia, Washington) is the meeting place for this feast of empty headed loudmouth doorbell rock done backwards, from basement to bombshelter. Label K Records
Sep 20, 2021 · Old Time Relijun was born on January 1st, 1995 in a dark and moldy basement in Olympia, Washington. Between 1997 and 2007, the group averaged 150 shows a year, and released several albums through Calvin Johnson’s K Records: albums packed with restless energy, sonic experiments, loose swagger and a gut-level understanding of how music can hit you.
Sep 24, 2021 · This issue is mainly Jimi Sharps interview with Calvin Johnson from Beat Happening. There is also an interview with Phil Elverum. And still more comics, collages, and artwork by Jimi Sharp Topics: Beat Happening, Calvin Johnson, K Records, Olympia, Music, Zine
Oct 06, 2021 · So all the great Olympia, Seattle, Portland punk bands have done recordings on this desk. I made a record with Calvin Johnson from K Records and Beat Happening and he was looking at the desk, remembering the times different bands he was in had done stuff with it. I have a few other things that are really kind of special that I always wanted.
Sep 24, 2021 · One of Kurt's acts meant to impress girlfriend Tobi Vail was to get a tattoo of the K Records logo on his arm, a label that came out of Olympia, Washington and included Bikini Kill, Chicks On Speed, Beat Happening, Modest Mouse and Shonen Knife on their roster. The K Records logo, which Kurt Cobain had tattooed on his forearm. Picture: Press