Mark Baumgarten

Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell Dead at the Age of 52

The singer was found unresponsive in a hotel room following a Wednesday night concert.

The Top Five New NW Acts You Need to See This Summer

If you’re making the festival rounds this season, don’t miss this fresh regional talent.

Was That the Worst Mariners Game Ever?

After getting pounded by the Tigers, the Mariners are without their best hitter and King Felix is in limbo.

Watch the Transcendent Performance That Won Jason McCue This Year’s Sound Off!

Armed with only an acoustic guitar, the 20-year-old Seattleite was full of surprises.

The Daily Weekly: Hawaii Sues Trump, Reichert Votes Against ACA, and What Levy Cliff?

Plus the latest on other important bills wending their way through Olympia.

This Powerful Series Seeks to Showcase Seattle’s Diversity

The Uncode will “create a space where black people can see one another.”

Isaac Marion’s Zombies Redux

The Seattle author’s hit novel “Warm Bodies” is getting an ambitious sequel.

Sara Porkalob Wows In Role She Was Born to Play

With Madame Dragon’s 60th Birthday Party, the rising star tells a story of heartbreak and imagination.

An Outsider Artist Takes on the Trolls

How Arrington de Dionyso got wrapped up in a twisted conspiracy theory and how he is fighting back.

A Holiday Wish List From Kevin Sur

The Artist Home co-founder wants a city that thinks and sings, and serves up a decent burrito.

Trump Isn’t Going to Make Music Great Again

It’s already great.

‘The Big Meal’ and ‘Dangerous Liaisons’ Play High and Low With Humanity

New Century Theatre Company’s production of Dan LeFranc’s play is a story of the familiar made remarkable. ACT’s take on the French aristocracy is quite the opposite.

An Apology and a Promise

In this week’s cover story, we invoked the Trail of Tears. We had no business doing that.

Ambitious and Intriguing, The Mechanics of Love Comes Up Empty

The result feels like a series of empty snapshots concerned with exposition and not emotion.

5th Avenue’s ‘Man of La Mancha’ Is a Dream

For the first production of a new season, the theater gives the classic a makeover.

Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff Answers the $54B Question

“There is no secret plan B sitting in a file drawer here.”

‘Raisin in the Sun’ Is a Time Capsule That Resonates Powerfully Today

The Seattle Rep’s production packs a punch of racial politics, but that’s not what makes it great.