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Versing Ascends to ‘Nirvana’

Versing Ascends to ‘Nirvana’

On their new record, the band explores self-criticism and problematic faves.

 

Who Is She?’s Seattle Anti-Freeze

Who Is She?’s Seattle Anti-Freeze

The new project from members of Lisa Prank, Tacocat, and Chastity Belt is blazing a path for romcom-core.

 

Lilac’s Fabulous Technicolor Dreamworld

Lilac’s Fabulous Technicolor Dreamworld

On You Can Call Me Papa, the electronic artist delves into dreams, fate, and femininity.

 

Seattle’s Music Scene Comes Together to Block White Nationalist Bands

Seattle’s Music Scene Comes Together to Block White Nationalist Bands

Amid concerns of a growing fascist presence in local clubs, bookers, bartenders, and musicians are swapping strategies to stop hate.

Seattle’s Music Scene Comes Together to Block White Nationalist Bands
Every Party, Parade, and Drag Show Your Proud Heart Can Handle

Every Party, Parade, and Drag Show Your Proud Heart Can Handle

A complete calendar of this weekend’s LGBTQ events.

Every Party, Parade, and Drag Show Your Proud Heart Can Handle
Premiere: Hoop Is Drawn to Touch in “Drawn To You” Music Video

Premiere: Hoop Is Drawn to Touch in “Drawn To You” Music Video

The group plays with cacti and candle wax in a tactile visual outing.

Premiere: Hoop Is Drawn to Touch in “Drawn To You” Music Video
Photo by Conner Lyons

Chastity Belt’s Not Too Cool to Care

On “I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone,” the band explores post-loner life.

Photo by Conner Lyons
Premiere: Emma Lee Toyoda’s New Video Is a Haunting Femme Fever Dream

Premiere: Emma Lee Toyoda’s New Video Is a Haunting Femme Fever Dream

Directed by Anissa Amalia, “fuuuck // Dream” waltzes through an otherworldly realm.

Premiere: Emma Lee Toyoda’s New Video Is a Haunting Femme Fever Dream
Photo by Conner Lyons

The Radical Vulnerability of Hoop’s Soft Rock

The Seattle four-piece are the ‘anti-Metallica,’ but their new album is heavy in its own way.

Photo by Conner Lyons
Pleather’s New EP Deconstructs Pop and Contemporary Seattle

Pleather’s New EP Deconstructs Pop and Contemporary Seattle

On ‘Tether,’ the mutant pop duo tackles the service industry, Frappuccinos, and a commodified Seattle.

Pleather’s New EP Deconstructs Pop and Contemporary Seattle
Skating Polly Learns Some New Tricks

Skating Polly Learns Some New Tricks

The band stretches their skills with some help from Veruca Salt on their new EP.

Skating Polly Learns Some New Tricks
Photo by Ivan Mrsic

Michete Throws a Fit on New Video “Tantrum”

Seattle’s Michete and guest Shamir drop a deliciously angry pop anthem.

Photo by Ivan Mrsic
The Vera Project and Pacific Science Center Arm Local Musicians With Lasers

The Vera Project and Pacific Science Center Arm Local Musicians With Lasers

Sassyblack and Taylar Elizza Beth kick off an exciting new performance series at the Laser Dome.

The Vera Project and Pacific Science Center Arm Local Musicians With Lasers
‘The Future Is 0’—A Live Game Show for Nihilists

‘The Future Is 0’—A Live Game Show for Nihilists

The absurdist Seattle-produced show features challenges like ‘High-Rise Condo or New Age Band?’

‘The Future Is 0’—A Live Game Show for Nihilists
Ring In 2017 With Our New Year’s Eve Event Guide

Ring In 2017 With Our New Year’s Eve Event Guide

May 2016 be forgot (as soon as possible, please). These festivities will help with that.

Ring In 2017 With Our New Year’s Eve Event Guide
Photo by Pao Sanchez

A Very Mindful Wishlist From Lady Krishna

Capitol Hill’s mystic rocker shares her wants for the season.

Photo by Pao Sanchez
Guayaba’s Debut EP Finds Power in Brighter Sounds and Beauty in Alienation

Guayaba’s Debut EP Finds Power in Brighter Sounds and Beauty in Alienation

The Afro-Cuban-inspired ‘Black Trash/White House’ is an entomological ode to self-acceptance.

Guayaba’s Debut EP Finds Power in Brighter Sounds and Beauty in Alienation
Photo by Carly Starr

The Nature-Inspired, Music-Infused Candles of Dank Crystal

For Bekah Zietz’s company, it’s all about community.

Photo by Carly Starr
Artist Mary Anne Carter’s New Line is Bold, Funny, and Slyly Subversive
Artist Mary Anne Carter’s New Line is Bold, Funny, and Slyly Subversive
Capitol Hill’s Indian Summer Is Much More Than Just a Vintage Store

Capitol Hill’s Indian Summer Is Much More Than Just a Vintage Store

The shop’s aesthetic: “bizarre opulence.”

Capitol Hill’s Indian Summer Is Much More Than Just a Vintage Store