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Dreaming Album Review

Bar | September 10, 2019 close
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Raymond Hayden has some epic things to say about Obol’s latest release Dreaming: “Halfway through the album, I felt as if I was listening to the soundtrack to a new Alien movie, but directed by Hitchcock… This is a must listen album.” Read the full review via the Seattle Wave […]

radio and appearances

Obol on Seattle Wave Radio

Bar | April 19, 2019 close
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Seattle Wave Radio has made Obol a featured artist on a couple of their stations, and is playing our single “Gender” on their home page! It is an honor and we’re excited to get the exposure. For people who don’t know SWR, check ’em out… they have different channels for […]

Behind the scenes

Spotlight On: Dreaming

Bar | February 1, 2019 close
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After Bruce’s death, Letha couldn’t sense her father anywhere—not in the faces of her nieces and nephews, not in moments of great happiness. “Why can’t I get a sense of you? Where are you?” Letha’s siblings all insisted that they felt Bruce’s presence in different ways, but for Letha, he […]

Band mama drama!

Obol seeks a keyboard player or cellist

Bar | December 1, 2018 close
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I’ll leave this post up until we find our person. So if you see this news post, it means we’re still lookin’, and you should write us. We’re currently looking for a fourth and final member. This person would be playing the second melody line in the songs, which is […]

Life of a band

Predilections of a Musician on the Spectrum

Bar | November 28, 2018 close
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I don’t talk or write a lot about my dysfunctional “weirdness”. A lot of musicians are freaks, and by comparison to most, I’m a well-adjusted Joe with my feet firmly on the ground. But like most try-hard Joes, I struggle to appear normal and cool, trying my best to blend […]

Band mama drama!

Welcome to Will

Bar | November 27, 2018 close
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This Thanksgiving, we are thankful for Will Tooker. Will is a dynamic powerhouse of a drummer, and he brings a ton of experience and skill to Obol. Learn more about Will on his bio page.

Music Production

Recording is complete for album 2

Bar | September 25, 2018 close
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It is with great joy that I announce that recording has wrapped for album 2. We have Jun on all the tracks and it is just a matter of fine-tuning the mixes now, to make sure everything sounds as good as it can. Look for Obol’s second album to drop […]

shows and events

Come see Obol live

Bar | May 26, 2018 close
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Come catch a glimpse of us in action! We’re planning a bunch of new shows, and we’re bringing the best songs out to you! This month, we’re playing at the Funhouse in Seattle. Next month it will be at the High Dive in Fremont. As always, check out our Facebook […]

Behind the scenes

Spotlight On: Garden

Bar | April 1, 2016 close
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In 2001, Julianne left town. She took Caden with her. And rightfully so. I was a financial, emotional and spritual mess. I wanted them close, but there was not a lot I could do. What I didn’t expect was how my brain would react. Every stranger with a kid that […]


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    01. Gender
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    02. Supersized
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    03. Uncle
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    04. Lover
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    01. Kicker

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    02. Zealot

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    03. Flirt

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    04. Lover

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    05. The Plan

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    06. Wasted

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