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The recent success of Warm Bodies proves that there’s still life to

The recent success of Warm Bodies proves that there's still life to be had—even with a zombie protagonist—in the paranormal-romance genre. Unfortunately, the same cannot… Continue reading

 

In the spring of 1995, I was still a resident of the

In the spring of 1995, I was still a resident of the middlest part of middle America, Fargo, North Dakota. Despite what Chuck Klosterman may… Continue reading

 

Fox Trot

Father John Misty brings sex, drugs, and hijinks to 2012 folk.

 

How They Met

How two ladies in love fell in love with Wilco (and each other).

For Mother’s Day, we bring you a re-run of our brunch columnist’s

For Mother's Day, we bring you a re-run of our brunch columnist's favorite spots. Hope you find it helpful.Happy Anniversary Brunch Fans. For the last… Continue reading

The Skylark’s Pleasant Ride

A brother/sister duo provides a jolt of caffeine with your tequila.

I Learned It From Jane’s Addiction

A post-adolescence primer from Perry Farrell & co.

Sexy Sadies at Barrio

Drinking at Capitol Hill's most welcoming cougar den.

The Cha Cha’s Drink Cadillac

A Capitol Hill bar you either live for or loathe.

The Place: Linda’s Tavern, 707 East Pine St., 325-1220, CAPITOL HILL Hours:

The Place: Linda's Tavern, 707 East Pine St., 325-1220, CAPITOL HILLHours: Sat-Sun, 10 am - 3pm for brunch, regular menu till 2 amUptown, Downtown or… Continue reading

Dave Lake Slash Friday, July 13Showbox SodoAs much as I am a

Dave LakeSlash Friday, July 13Showbox SodoAs much as I am a fan of Guns N' Roses, I've never had much interest in seeing the band… Continue reading

Ribs & Riffs

The barbecue's ready, the tequila's open, and the tape is rolling. The record comes out next month.

Grandma Says Noc Noc You Out

Nepotism is served at a versatile downtown bar.

Lessons From Levon

According to Maldives frontman Jason Dodson.

Tuesday marked the much-anticipated release of Josh Tillman’s new project under the

Tuesday marked the much-anticipated release of Josh Tillman's new project under the name Father John Misty, Fear Fun. The record is not only a reinvention… Continue reading

Atari Folk

Folklife answers the question: What do a Game Boy and a washboard have in common?

What’s Cooking (the place, address and a cross section of the menu)Hours

What's Cooking (the place, address and a cross section of the menu)Hours Uptown or Down Home (cuisine)Bubbles, Bloodies or Black Coffee (booze or no? specials… Continue reading

Bonaduce: From A to Z

He still can't shake The Partridge Family, but he's never leaving Seattle (unless it's for Wichita).

Gone are Ballard’s days as a destination for those seeking the twangy

Gone are Ballard's days as a destination for those seeking the twangy comforts of Hattie's and the Tractor. Blooming with businesses, it's this close to… Continue reading

What Ballard Wants

It's almost the perfect neighborhood. Almost.