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In the city of Seattle, Kevin Calabro is best known as the

In the city of Seattle, Kevin Calabro is best known as the voice of the Sonics, a man so loyal to the city that he… Continue reading

 

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Hi, Everyone: As you’ve no doubt noticed, we’re having some technical issues

Hi, Everyone: As you’ve no doubt noticed, we’re having some technical issues with our blog and web site. Among the issues ... our tech challenges… Continue reading

 

Yes, in the past two years we’ve seen Easy Street’s Queen Anne

Yes, in the past two years we’ve seen Easy Street’s Queen Anne location become a Chase branch and Sonic Boom scale back to a single… Continue reading

A Vinyl & a Haircut  Radar Hair & Records 2724 First
A Vinyl & a Haircut  Radar Hair & Records 2724 First
Johnny Marr suppors his new album, The Messenger, with an April 15 show at Neumos.

Yesterday morning I had the good fortune of eavesdropping in on a

Yesterday morning I had the good fortune of eavesdropping in on a conversation between Duff McKagan and Johnny Marr. McKagan—GNR’s founding bassist and a Seattle… Continue reading

Johnny Marr suppors his new album, The Messenger, with an April 15 show at Neumos.
The Flaming Lips headline the Capitol Hill Block Party, July 26 to 28, alongside Pickwick, Girl Talk, and many other bands.

It’s no secret that multinational corporations are about as popular on Capitol

It’s no secret that multinational corporations are about as popular on Capitol Hill as Republican gubernatorial candidates. If you need a recent example, just look… Continue reading

The Flaming Lips headline the Capitol Hill Block Party, July 26 to 28, alongside Pickwick, Girl Talk, and many other bands.
Low, featuring Alan Sparhawk (center), plays the Croc on April 6.

Yesterday I had a chance to catch up with Alan Sparhawk, frontman

Yesterday I had a chance to catch up with Alan Sparhawk, frontman of Low, which just put out a new record, The Invisible Way, and… Continue reading

Low, featuring Alan Sparhawk (center), plays the Croc on April 6.
By Charles R. Cross Iris DeMentThe Triple DoorSaturday, March 23, 2013 Halfway

By Charles R. Cross Iris DeMentThe Triple DoorSaturday, March 23, 2013 Halfway

By Charles R. CrossIris DeMentThe Triple DoorSaturday, March 23, 2013Halfway through her sold-out performance Saturday night at the Triple Door, Iris DeMent acknowledged what any… Continue reading

By Charles R. Cross Iris DeMentThe Triple DoorSaturday, March 23, 2013 Halfway

Tia SchmitzThis reader’s letter is in response to Chris Ruen’s piece, The

Tia SchmitzThis reader's letter is in response to Chris Ruen's piece, The Misplaced Zeal of Aaron Swartz, which ran in Seattle Weekly last month.By Jake… Continue reading

Mama’s Elvis.We’ve received word that someone has stolen the Elvis mannequin at

Mama's Elvis.We've received word that someone has stolen the Elvis mannequin at Mama's Mexican Kitchen. Bring it back, and the owners promise that no questions… Continue reading

A bill that would clarify state law, and lift the requirement for

A bill that would clarify state law, and lift the requirement for clubs and bars to charge full retail sales tax on tickets and cover… Continue reading

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you enjoyed the view from your walk/drive/bus/boat

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you enjoyed the view from your walk/drive/bus/boat into work as much as I did this morning.Long story short, we're getting… Continue reading

Are Sasquatch! patrons given an opportunity to dance?

Last Thursday afternoon in Olympia, Dan Cowan told the state Senate’s Ways

Last Thursday afternoon in Olympia, Dan Cowan told the state Senate's Ways and Means committee that he knows every major promoter in the state and… Continue reading

Are Sasquatch! patrons given an opportunity to dance?

Parks and Rec star Nick Offerman appears at The Moore on Thursday,

Parks and Rec star Nick Offerman appears at The Moore on Thursday, March 21. You can buy tickets at stgpresents.orgEditor's Note: Last Week SW/Reverb offered… Continue reading

One of <i>Mr. Baker</i>'s animated sequences.

When I asked bassist Jack Bruce last year if he was jealous

When I asked bassist Jack Bruce last year if he was jealous that Eric Clapton gets the credit for the hits he wrote for Cream… Continue reading

One of <i>Mr. Baker</i>'s animated sequences.

Renee McMahonIf these people bought tickets to Sasquatch! with the intention of

Renee McMahonIf these people bought tickets to Sasquatch! with the intention of dancing at the Gorge, the Department of Revenue says they should be paying… Continue reading

Nick Offerman appears at the Moore on March 21.Nick Offerman, the steak-eating,

Nick Offerman appears at the Moore on March 21.Nick Offerman, the steak-eating, whiskey-drinking, mustache-wearing straight man on NBC's Parks and Recreation is coming to the… Continue reading

First things first: Saturday’s Presidents show at The Showbox — the first

First things first: Saturday's Presidents show at The Showbox -- the first of two nights in their annual PUSA Fest -- has sold out. And… Continue reading