Skylark

West Seattle's premier music venue.

We book a variety of indie rock, pop, electronica, americana, folk, punk, hard rock, metal, experimental, jazz, triphop and more – usually three acts per show Thursday through Sunday. We also feature weekly karaoke, monthly bellydance, and occasional burlesque and drag events. You can rent our space for music video shoots, film shoots, or private events. 


Top Down Presents: The Roaring Forties $15-$30/21+
Nov
19
7:30 pm19:30

Top Down Presents: The Roaring Forties $15-$30/21+

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2698820

 

The Roaring 40s!

Feeling bummed about The Great Seattle Storm of 2016? Fear not! November brings a fanciful forecast of beautiful 40 and over performers to The Skylark stage. Come see what those westerly winds blew in! 

Featuring performances by:

Amara Strutt
Eva Fairwood
Foxy Tann
Florence Wetmore
Iva Handfull
Jenni Furr
Lady Drew Blood
Mandy Flame
Mitzy Sixx
Pinky Shines
Sister Siren

Your emcee for the evening is the fabulous Elsa Von Schmaltz!

A special appearance by CeCe Quinns!

Top Down Presents is your very own Faye Doe Doe + Florence Wetmore. 

And a special thanks to Cherry Killer Tomatoes and Chocolate Thunder for assisting in making this production super badass. 

Doors @ 7:00pm / Show @ 7:30pm

Elliott Smith Cover Night, $10 adv/$12 door/21+
Oct
21
8:00 pm20:00

Elliott Smith Cover Night, $10 adv/$12 door/21+

Buy tickets for Elliott Smith Tribute Night

Come celebrate the music of the one and only Elliott Smith on the anniversary of his passing.  We are lucky to have these amazing musicians for the night:

Featuring:
Jenn Champion
Kyle Bradford(Blood Drugs)
Alex Rober (Black Whales)
Joel Schneider (My Goodness/Absolute Monarchs)
Kaija Rae & Zach Rourke (Pretty Nothings)
James Germain (Featherbones)
Bobby Malvestuto (Sweet Jesus)
Spencer Carlson

Advance tickets available below.  $12 Door        Doors at 8pm21+

In The Spectrum - The Seattle Concert For Autism, $15 / All Ages
Apr
8
8:00 pm20:00

In The Spectrum - The Seattle Concert For Autism, $15 / All Ages

Tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2521715

Come enjoy some local indie music some of which include artists on the spectrum such as                       

"Xolie Morra & The Strange Kind" (A founding member of inthespectrum.org), participate in our raffle and win prizes donated by our sponsors.  All ages welcome and those with Autism are encouraged to come celebrate our "Neuro-Diversity" in a safe, supportive environment.

 

General admission tickets are now available.  There will be AMAZINGLY DELICIOUS food & beverages available at the Skylark for purchase and some table seating (first come first serve).  We are also asking that those who can do so, take the time to purchase tickets for those who can not afford them.  

Tickets will then be donated to family members of those on the spectrum or those who are personally on the spectrum who may be facing financial difficulties.  

 

 

If you need a ticket and you can not afford it, email inthespectrum@gmail.com and let us know a little about yourself.  We will try to pair you with a ticket donated by someone just for you.

Skylark's All Ages Open Mic, free/all ages
Dec
27
4:00 pm16:00

Skylark's All Ages Open Mic, free/all ages

THE BEST OPEN MIC IN THE CITY IS OPEN FOR MUSICIANS OF ALL AGES. WE OFFER A FULL BACKLINE, SOUND ENGINEER TO DIAL YOU IN, 16 TRACK MIXABLE RECORDING, AND THE FULL STAGE EXPERIENCE! SIGNUP AT 3, MUSIC AT 4. FULL BAR WITH ID.

No host to hog the spotlight, just bands/solo acts and a friendly, experienced sound engineer
Full 16 track recordings of your set available for purchase ($10 for solo acts, $20 for bands), make a demo!
Full menu and bar available with 12 beers on tap
All genres welcome: solo, acoustic, electronica, full bands, and comedy of any type
15 minutes/3 songs each (sometimes touring acts get a little extra time)
Gretsch house drums, Vox AC30 guitar amp, Yamaha G50410 guitar amp, Ashdown ABM500 bass amp, Shure mics, DIs, etc.
You are welcome to bring more gear, just talk to the sound engineer beforehand to make sure it is compatible
PLEASE NOTE: The list goes out at 7:30 and is first come first served. Please be courteous of those that were there before you. While this is free to sign-up, please do purchase something as we want to keep providing the opportunity and keep it free.

Dec
4
9:00 pm21:00

Shades of Blues, Bushcraft, $7/21+ Genre: Blues/Instrumental

Shades of Blues
https://soundcloud.com/shades-of-blues-708184553
With the combination of:
Fred Alati’s (Drums, Vocals) fun antics, enjoyable drum rhythms, and magnetic personality and sweat glistened round head,
Bob Toomy’s (Guitar, Vocals) classic guitar leads, distinguished blues riffs, clean lead vocals and skinny legs,
Ray Cole’s ( Bass, Vocals) strong bass, core rhythm section abilities, young influence and great looks,
and
Craig Wilcox’s ( Keyboards, Vocals) incredible keyboard abilities, vocal flexibilities, 20 years as a seasoned professional musician and high hair, 
Eric Templin’s (trumpet) exciting blasts, melodic notes and boyish “I just got out of diapers” smile,
In conclusion you will be saying “Hey, these guys aren’t too bad”.

Friday night at 9:30, Shades of Blues is headlining a Seattle venue, at Skylark Club in West Seattle.