Michaelangelo Matos

Danger, Robin Williams! Is your heart warm yet?

Bicentennial Man

Much older man, much younger woman.

Danger, Robin Williams! Is your heart warm yet?
Blue Scholars at Chop Suey

Blue Scholars at Chop Suey

Admiration is nice. At the very least, it can get your foot in the door. I've admired Blue Scholars since I first heard them, last… Continue reading

Blue Scholars at Chop Suey
Bob Mould

Body of Work

A conversation with Bob Mould.

Bob Mould
Boom Bap Project: Karim, DJ Scene, and Destro.

Boom Bap Project

Seattle Weekly: As Boom Bap Project, you, DJ Scene, and Destro have been around Seattle's hip-hop scene for a few years, but your new album,… Continue reading

Boom Bap Project: Karim, DJ Scene, and Destro.

Boot Party

The Nice Boys, "You Won't See Me Anymore" (Discourage).Spoon, "Decora" (The Believer, June issue).The White Stripes, "My Doorbell" (V2). iTunesGianmaria Testa, "Dentro al Cinema" (Putumayo;… Continue reading

Brian Coleman with Rakim on the brain.

Brian Coleman

Seattle Weekly: You've just self-published a book, Rakim Told Me: Hip-Hop Wax Facts, Straight From the Original Artists—the '80s, featuring interviews with 21 hip-hop artists… Continue reading

Brian Coleman with Rakim on the brain.
Brian Wilson at the Paramount Theatre

Brian Wilson at the Paramount Theatre

"This is a song my dad and I wrote in the late '60s," Brian Wilson helpfully offered four songs into the first half of his… Continue reading

Brian Wilson at the Paramount Theatre
Glad to be Glaude.

Bumber Beats 2000

Unlike last year, Bumberclub 2000's dance lineup is focused primarily on homegrown talent. That means no special guest stars from the UK like Swayzak or… Continue reading

Glad to be Glaude.
Bunnies and Hip-Hop

Bunnies and Hip-Hop

About what you'd expect at Playboy's 50th anniversary bash.

Bunnies and Hip-Hop

Catching Up

Three 6 Mafia ft. Young Buck, Eightball & MJG, "Stay Fly" (Hypnotize Minds/Columbia).Dem Franchise Boyz ft. Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow, "I Think… Continue reading

CD groundup

CD groundup

Mr. Mxyzptlk, Dzdsgdseszrh (Red Kryptonite) Yes, the rumors are true: Criminal irritant and Superman villain Mr. Mxyzptlk has forsaken his life of crime to follow… Continue reading

CD groundup
Change Clothes

Change Clothes

Jay-Z, ringtones, and the limits of the remix.

Change Clothes
Matthew and Eleanor Friedberger of the Fiery Furnaces.

Choir Masters

The Fiery Furnaces, with special guest— their grandmother.

Matthew and Eleanor Friedberger of the Fiery Furnaces.
Coming up for air

Coming up for air

Europe's superclub all-stars mix it up on the Global Underground series.

Coming up for air
The new jazz: Sonic Youth keep growing.

Concrete poetry

Sonic Youth connect the dots between underground music of all stripes.

The new jazz: Sonic Youth keep growing.
His taste in baseball teams sucks, but Danny Tenaglia can rock the house till the break of dawn.

Conference call

Battling spring breakers and getting housed in Miami.

His taste in baseball teams sucks, but Danny Tenaglia can rock the house till the break of dawn.
They just want some of your extra time; Ann Powers, two doppelgängers, and Eric Weisbard.

Conference Calling

Seattle Weekly plays Jukebox Jury with Ann Powers and Eric Weisbard of the EMP Pop Music Studies Conference.

They just want some of your extra time; Ann Powers, two doppelgängers, and Eric Weisbard.
Goin' down the road feelin' Dead: gone but still releasing albums.

Debating the Dead

An imaginary Grateful conversation.

Goin' down the road feelin' Dead: gone but still releasing albums.
No energy crisis here: Dieselboy

Diesel powered

America's most dedicated drum-and-bass DJ converts one dancer at a time.

No energy crisis here: Dieselboy
From left: Noah Starweaver, Derek Chan, Peter Sali, Jon E. Rock, Amanda Okonek, Carly Nickalaus, and Jason Holstrom of United State of Electronica.

Disco Americano

Turning the rock scene raveward with United State of Electronica.

From left: Noah Starweaver, Derek Chan, Peter Sali, Jon E. Rock, Amanda Okonek, Carly Nickalaus, and Jason Holstrom of United State of Electronica.