Gwendolyn Elliott

The holidays are just around the corner and today’s Tunesday is brimming

The holidays are just around the corner and today’s Tunesday is brimming

The holidays are just around the corner and today’s Tunesday is brimming with the charitable feeling of the season. First up: Caffe Vita’s Coffee for… Continue reading

The holidays are just around the corner and today’s Tunesday is brimming
The Head and the Heart play the Paramount Friday and Saturday.

Here’s your weekly music roundup, in one tidy little package we like

Here’s your weekly music roundup, in one tidy little package we like to call Tunesday.Our very own Jimi Hendrix is the next subject to be… Continue reading

The Head and the Heart play the Paramount Friday and Saturday.
Arish Ahmad Khan

Certain artists like King Khan, known for wild antics on and off

Certain artists like King Khan, known for wild antics on and off the stage, project such vital, magnetic energy that life for them unfolds as… Continue reading

Arish Ahmad Khan
Arish Ahmad Khan

In today’s music story, Arish “King” Khan talks about the dark days—and

In today’s music story, Arish “King” Khan talks about the dark days—and six year gap—that preceded the release of his fourth album, Idle No More,… Continue reading

Arish Ahmad Khan
Arish Ahmad Khan

It hasn’t been long since Arish Ahmad “King” Khan stopped through Seattle—that

It hasn’t been long since Arish Ahmad “King” Khan stopped through Seattle—that would be last year at Bumbershoot—but it has been some time since the… Continue reading

Arish Ahmad Khan
Wrapping up a recent tour with the Maldives, Seattle’s busiest drummer, Faustine

Wrapping up a recent tour with the Maldives, Seattle’s busiest drummer, Faustine

Wrapping up a recent tour with the Maldives, Seattle’s busiest drummer, Faustine Hudson—formerly of The Young Evils, Chain and the Gang, Pearly Gate Music, Ghosts… Continue reading

Wrapping up a recent tour with the Maldives, Seattle’s busiest drummer, Faustine
Moments ago, CHS Seattle posted word that “the tavern formerly known as

As details on the Comet’s closing surface, we reached Michelle “Mamma Casserole”

As details on the Comet’s closing surface, we reached Michelle “Mamma Casserole” Smith, the club’s music booker for nine years, for her side of the… Continue reading

Moments ago, CHS Seattle posted word that “the tavern formerly known as
As was widely reported last week, the Comet Tavern has closed. Michelle

As was widely reported last week, the Comet Tavern has closed. Michelle

As was widely reported last week, the Comet Tavern has closed. Michelle Smith, aka Mamma Casserole, who books acts for the venue, said via Facebook… Continue reading

As was widely reported last week, the Comet Tavern has closed. Michelle
From Eric Ravelo's piece, "The Untouchables."

My desk faces the weird intersection of 2nd, 3rd, and Main streets

My desk faces the weird intersection of 2nd, 3rd, and Main streets in Pioneer Square. Every day I walk to work past the desperate, unfortunate… Continue reading

From Eric Ravelo's piece, "The Untouchables."
Laura Veirs’ stunning new album, Warp and Weft, is full of double

Laura Veirs’ stunning new album, Warp and Weft, is full of double

Laura Veirs’ stunning new album, Warp and Weft, is full of double meanings and loaded lyrics—not to mention an enviable who’s-who in the studio (Neko… Continue reading

Laura Veirs’ stunning new album, Warp and Weft, is full of double
Perhaps inspired by SW’s Ellis Conklin’s visit to the PacMed Center (see

Perhaps inspired by SW’s Ellis Conklin’s visit to the PacMed Center (see

Perhaps inspired by SW’s Ellis Conklin’s visit to the PacMed Center (see our story,Ghostly PacMed Center Searches for Someone to Occupy Its Hallowed Grounds), Mudhoney’s… Continue reading

Perhaps inspired by SW’s Ellis Conklin’s visit to the PacMed Center (see
Above: butternut squash with lemon, capers, and brown-butter sabayon.

My boyfriend and I are sitting an arm’s reach from table 1,

My boyfriend and I are sitting an arm’s reach from table 1, the legendary banquette where renowned restaurateur Peter Canlis used to conduct business during… Continue reading

Above: butternut squash with lemon, capers, and brown-butter sabayon.
Nicole Hardy meets me at Freshy’s, the same West Seattle coffee shop

Nicole Hardy meets me at Freshy’s, the same West Seattle coffee shop

Nicole Hardy meets me at Freshy’s, the same West Seattle coffee shop she mentions in her new memoir Confessions of a Latter-Day Virgin (Hyperion, $24.99).… Continue reading

Nicole Hardy meets me at Freshy’s, the same West Seattle coffee shop
Justin Townes Earle and band at the Starbucks Stage.

Promptly at 7 p.m., North Carolina’s Superchunk took the Fountain Lawn stage

Promptly at 7 p.m., North Carolina’s Superchunk took the Fountain Lawn stage to a crowd full of grey beards, faded tee shirts, and beer bellies.… Continue reading

Justin Townes Earle and band at the Starbucks Stage.
Day 3 has a manic energy to it. The crowd isn’t moving

Day 3 has a manic energy to it. The crowd isn’t moving

Day 3 has a manic energy to it. The crowd isn’t moving with a sense of urgency, and still stop in their tracks to check… Continue reading

Day 3 has a manic energy to it. The crowd isn’t moving
If there’s anything I’ve learned from working in Pioneer Square (and once

If there’s anything I’ve learned from working in Pioneer Square (and once

If there’s anything I’ve learned from working in Pioneer Square (and once being punched in the stomach in San Francisco’s Tenderloin district), it’s the first… Continue reading

If there’s anything I’ve learned from working in Pioneer Square (and once
Today’s lead food story features a recipe round up, decorating tips, and

Today’s lead food story features a recipe round up, decorating tips, and

Today’slead food storyfeatures a recipe round up, decorating tips, and a playlist to make your end-of-summer barbecue a party to remember. Included within are contributions… Continue reading

Today’s lead food story features a recipe round up, decorating tips, and
The iconic Seattle piano man and busker we featured in an April

The iconic Seattle piano man and busker we featured in an April

The iconic Seattle piano man and busker we featured in an April story turns 65 today. We called to wish him well multiple times, but… Continue reading

The iconic Seattle piano man and busker we featured in an April
If you’re a jive turkey, or someone who cares about the environment,

If you’re a jive turkey, or someone who cares about the environment,

If you’re a jive turkey, or someone who cares about the environment, then please leave a message. Remember: Only you can prevent forest fires.”So begins… Continue reading

If you’re a jive turkey, or someone who cares about the environment,
Last Monday, ACT Theater held a live interview with Macklemore hosted by

Last Monday, ACT Theater held a live interview with Macklemore hosted by

Last Monday, ACT Theater held a live interview with Macklemore hosted by journalist Elliott Wilson. The interview is part of Wilson’s CRWN series and two… Continue reading

Last Monday, ACT Theater held a live interview with Macklemore hosted by