• Northern Departure takes the silver

    Here's a happy ending followup to a piece we ran last month, when we posted about Northern Departure. This young bluegrass band from Seattle made it into the finals of a northwestern band competition, Sound Off!, typically dominated by rock

  • Northern Departure in Sound Off!

    We heard yesterday from Chris Luquette, guitarist with Northern Departure, a young bluegrass band based in Seattle. They were chosen this past weekend as finalists in a music competition called Sound Off!, or as it is also known, the Battle of