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Fill Your Playlist with these Local Artists

Willow Hill Blog, Puyallup, WA  Let the music of local artists fill your apartment and headphones as you update your playlist this month.

This month at the Willow Hill Apartments, add some music to your playlist by listening to these local music artists. Although some people have moved out of state, it’s still great to see the incredible talent that has risen from our state.


Modest Mouse

Originally from the nearby city Issaquah, this American alternative rock band has grown its fan base since 1992. With their award-winning song “Float On,” Modest Mouse is a great addition to anyone’s playlist.


Band of Horses

Based in Seattle — but now in Charleston, South Carolina — this American folk rock band has shown promise since 2004. Enjoy over four albums of music, including their 2010 Grammy-nominated Infinite Arms.


Jennifer Thomas

An accomplished pianist from Seattle, Washington, Jennifer’s music is an accomplishment that needs to be listened to. Her award-winning album Illumination, in addition to her work on the recent Beauty and the Beast movie earlier last year, is just one of the many things you’ll want to listen to. She’s also a violinist, composer, and recording artist. Got a test to study for? Check out the musical stylings of Jennifer Thomas for inspiration.


Minus the Bear

Enjoy listening to the music of this Indie rock band based in Seattle, WA. Since their start, they’ve released six albums, each with a unique sound that’s reached around the world. This year alone they’ve toured Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, and other places. Give their latest album, Voids, a listen!


Death Cab for Cutie

This alternative rock band is noted for its unique lyrical style. Enjoy songs like “Soul Meets Body,” “I Will Follow You Into the Dark,” “Your Heart is an Empty Room,” and many others.


Do you have a favorite local artist? Know anyone from Puyallup, WA with mad guitar or singing skills? Let us know in the comments below what music is on your current playlist. Thanks for reading and listening!