About Guerrilla Candy

Hello and welcome to Guerrilla Candy. Here you’ll find plenty of information about Seattle’s amazing music community including lots of news, interviews, show previews, album and concert reviews and much, much more.

Guerrilla Candy was established in 2009 as an extension of the popular weekly column and award-winning Seattle Post-Intelligencer blog Ear Candy, which was founded in 2005 but and was abruptly shut down four years later due to Universal Group filing a copyright infringement claim against the name of the blog.

Guerrilla Candy’s staff is dedicated to providing quality coverage of Seattle’s music scene so you can expect the same high level of music journalism here that was featured on Ear Candy. This means you’ll find plenty of information about Seattle’s music scene as well as noteworthy news, reviews and commentary about players in the national and global music scenes (check out the. Guerrilla Candy also contains some of the best archived material from Ear Candy and will continue to feature the work of some of the best music writers and photographers in Seattle.

Guerrilla Candy is a constant work in progress and we’re always looking for ways to improve what we do here so if you have suggestions, want to request coverage or just feel like saying hello don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you and thanks for dropping by.

About the Author

Travis Hay Travis Hay is a professional music journalist who has spent the past 14 years documenting and enjoying Seattle's diverse music scene. In 2009 he established Guerrilla Candy and is currently the site's editor and publisher. He has written for various media outlets including MSN Music, the Seattle-Post Intelligencer, Seattle Weekly, Crosscut.com and others and was the founder and editor of defunct music site Ear Candy.