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Highbrow Electronic Thrills with Matt Carlson, Raica, Bardo:Basho, Simic, and Rennie Foster by Dave Segal WEDNESDAY 3/25 HIGHBROW ABSTRACT-ELECTRONIC BONANZA WITH MATT CARLSON, LIMITS, RAICA, GAREK DRUSS This incredible bill is like a mini–Debacle Fest of its own, filled with some of the most advanced talent in the Northwest. Show More Summary
There Couldn't Be a Better Soundtrack for This Moment Than Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp a Butterfly by Larry Mizell Jr. "J ust think, if niggas decide to retaliate," warned the prophet Ice Cube in the spring of 1990. "It ain't wise to chastise and preach, just open the eyes of each—'cause laws are made to be broken up. Show More Summary
I Was a Teenage Marilyn Manson Fan—Loving the Delightfully Stupid Rock Star the Whole World Loved to Hate by Emily Nokes I cautiously/desperately wanted to listen to Marilyn Manson after seeing the poster for his third (and best) album, Mechanical Animals, hanging on the far back wall of the lacking music store in the lacking mall. Show More Summary
If You Like Nudity, You'll Love This Interview... Uh, with the Singer/Guitarist of the Band Nudity by Trent Moorman N udity's "White Hot Gold" starts with dripping, scalded noise. A tape reel bends. Drums drop in and drive alongside guitar chords. Show More Summary
Ladies of the '80s, Onono, and Arf! Plus: Hodor (from Game of Thrones) Comes to Neighbours! by Adrian Ryan THURSDAY 3/26 '80s LADIES Hot, thick, and rather sweaty, "Leather Pride Week" is upon us, as is something called a "Comicon," so there's tons of geeks vs. Show More Summary
Young Thug Is the Most Exciting New Voice in Hiphop, So Enough Hand-Wringing About His Dumb Name Already by Kyle Fleck M uch has been made of Young Thug's chosen alias: Is the rapper's handle ironic, sincere, or simply the first face-palm-obvious...Show More Summary
Poster for Geographer by Aaron Huffman T he great part about a poster like this is how—weeks or months from now, after the elements have had their way with it and newer posters have come and gone—bits and pieces of these mesmerizingShow More Summary
Alice B. Toklas, Marilyn Mason, Dina Martina, and a Spelling Bee!? by Emily Nokes APRIL Séance BOOKS Wed March 25, Sorrento Hotel (900 Madison St) Séance you say? Inside of the lavish and most-likely-haunted Sorrento Hotel? Sounds like an event I wouldn't not want to be stoned for. Show More Summary
ZinZanni "Introduces" Lady Rizo, Doing It Puppy Style at the Eagle, and a Fetish Night for the Ladies by Adrian Ryan THURSDAY 2/26 TEATRO ZINRIZO How quaint! How charming! Teatro ZinZanni is billing its newest show as "introducing" Lady Rizo. Show More Summary
The TRu-umphant RuTurn of RuPaul! Also: Mermaids by Adrian Ryan FRIDAY 3/6 RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE RETURNS: INTRODUCING KANDY HO' Did you feel that rather bitchy disturbance in the Force? Can you smell the lingering odoure of heavy foundation,...Show More Summary
Caribou's Blissful Dance Numbers, Mood Organ's Maleficent Synth Opuses by Dave Segal WEDNESDAY 3/4 DANCE TO MATH PHD CARIBOU'S PRIME NUMBERS In an almost 10-year-old interview I conducted with him in The Stranger, Caribou (aka Canadian...Show More Summary
Spring Jazz Calendar by Charles Mudede [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]...
Spring Classical Music and Opera Calendar by Jen Graves [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]...
Mean Girls and Girls Will Be Girls Had a Gayby and They Named It First Period by Adrian Ryan THURSDAY 3/12 WHO'S ON FIRST Madness! Never in the ancient history of the Homosexual Agenda have we ever (and I'm talking EVER) been faced with such a fabulous abundance on a flipping THURSDAY, for Christ's sake. Show More Summary
Has Tacoma's Finest Electro Star Gone All OC? Also: Strategy and Klangkarussell by Dave Segal WEDNESDAY 3/11 HAS EX-TACOMA ELECTRO STAR ELIOT LIPP LOST HIS EDGE? Bursting with 253 pride, electronic producer Eliot Lipp named his 2006 album on John Hughes III's Hefty label Tacoma Mockingbird. Show More Summary
The Former Singer of Tit Pig Bought NFL Hall of Famer Vince Lombardi's Sweater at a Goodwill for 58 Cents and Sold It for $43,020 by Trent Moorman T his past June, Seattle native Sean "Prawn" McEvoy bought an old sweater from a Goodwill in Asheville, North Carolina, for 58 cents. Show More Summary
Chastity Belt Get Serious on Time to Go Home, Their Brilliant, Slow Second Album by Sean Nelson S econd records are tricky. Depending on the band, and the level of success generated by their debut, the fabled "sophomore effort" can call for a wide variety of approaches, from inspired evolution to full-blown identity crisis. Show More Summary
Poster by M.r. Dellinger by Aaron Huffman T he Vera Project continues to be a force to be reckoned with in the poster department. They, and a handful of other local venues, collaborate with up-and-coming designers and put out great work month after month. Show More Summary
Lose your risky hiphop interludes every night this week! [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]...
A Triumvirate of Chicago Tech-House DJs Hits Seattle by Dave Segal WEDNESDAY 3/18 CHICAGO TECHNO/HOUSE MASTER LESTER FITZPATRICK KICK-STARTS NEW RELEASE WEEKLY Seattle techno producer/DJ/Urban Kickz Recording boss Roman Zawodny is starting...Show More Summary