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It's Almost Here and It's Queer! The Mo-Wave 2015 Lineup

4 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Ooh, have you heard? The music lineup for Seattle's 3rd Annual 'Mo-Wave has been finalized! It's gonna be more danceable than ever with Friday's headliner 'Hunx' from Hunx and His Punx transforming into the less-punky-more-arty Seth Bogart Show and several acts from the East Coast like queer women of color Destiny and Dai Burger. Show More Summary

Go Listen to Kerry Eleveld Talk About LGBTQ Rights, Obama, and the Fight for Marriage Equality

9 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Buy Eleveld's new book, then get her to sign it for you tonight at Town Hall. Maria Fernanda Albarracin I just re-read the post that Savage wrote the day the Supreme Court came out in favor of marriage equality and re-remembered that day and now I'm all emotional: "I never thought this day would come—not in my lifetime. Show More Summary

Mike Huckabee Is Gonna Burn Down Washington D.C.

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Wonkette: That’s Huckabee’s latest web ad, it is called “Strip Club,” and you can find it at dubya dubya dubya MikeHuckabee dot com slash BurnItDown. So he’s not being metaphorical or allegorical or poetical; he’s damn serious aboutShow More Summary

Alaska Woman Tries to Reason With a Spiteful Bear

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Please do not end today without spending two and a half minutes with this video of an Alaska woman (Mary Maley) begging a black bear (no name known to humans) not to eat her kayak. She is at a cabin in Berg Bay, clouds rise from the tree-covered hills, the water is silvery, the bear is black. Show More Summary

See Flying Lotus's New Film Trailer and Hear His Shabazz Palaces-Assisted Side Project, WOKE

6 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

LA producer Flying Lotus is branching out into soundtracking with the short film FUCKKKYOUUU, which is directed by Eddie Alcazar. The synopsis: "With the ability to travel in time, a lonely girl finds love and comfort by connecting with her past self. Show More Summary

Morning News: Seattle Police Swiftly Release Video of Two Shootings, Pot Shop Owner Clashes With City

6 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Seattle police released dashcam videos of the shootings the same day they took place. SPD Two Officer-Involved Shootings Yesterday: "The first confrontation happened just before 3 a.m.," KING 5 reports. "A security guard at a downtown...Show More Summary

Decibel Festival Friday-Sunday Highlights: Autechre, Dasha Rush, and News About Decibel's Uncertain Future

P L L: Savage yet scientific techno in the Pan Sonic vein. Valerie Calano FRIDAY 9/25Friday was the night of Great Conflict at Decibel Festival. Heads had to decide whether to catch the MOTOR Showcase at Crocodile or the Resident Advisor one at Showbox at the Market. Show More Summary

Trump Looked Weak During His 60 Minutes Interview. Also, Did You Know He Has Seattle Roots?

Now that I've mentioned "roots" you can't stop looking at his hair, huh? Christopher Halloran / Yesterday Trump sat for an interview with Scott Pelley on 60 Minutes. The big story seems to be the release of details concerning Trump's tax plan, which he published earlier today. Show More Summary

Pope Francis's Speech to Congress Was Great, Except for That Swipe at Gay Marriage

The Pontiff, opting for the low-profile big yarmulke zucchetto over the tall and pointy mitre. All pomp relegated to the cape. giulio napolitano / As you may have heard, the Successor of St. Peter made his first visit to our country this week. Show More Summary

Louie Gong Set to Launch Line of Wool Blankets, the First Ever to Be Produced by Native-Owned Company in U.S.

Louie Gong, founder of Eighth Generation, chillin' in his lab. Ken Yu Tribes buy thousands of wool blankets per year to use for special events. However, there's not one Native-owned company in the U.S. or Canada that manufactures and sells those blankets. Show More Summary

I Love This New Local Music Video "Dying" and Can We Also Talk About Vampire Films?

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Anyone who knows me, knows I love a horror movie. Especially this time of year. That's probably why I LOVE-LOVE-LOVE this new music video for "Dying" by local band Ephrata. THERE'S SO MUCH BLOOD! Its gorgeous… and there's a vampire!Show More Summary

"I Am Not a Child Having a Fit." Noise Music Phenom Pharmakon on the Difference Betw. Making Art and Exorcising Demons

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Pharmakon: "I am not a 'hysterical' woman flailing about to exorcise inner demons." Sacred Bones Records Pharmakon (aka New York’s Margaret Chardiet) thrust herself into the underground-music limelight right out of the gate in 2013 with her debut album, Abandon, on Sacred Bones Records. Show More Summary

Look Here: New Vids from La Luz, Midday Veil, and Shelby Earl

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Carlos Lopez's video for "You Disappear" includes a 3-D segment, so don't forget your spex. In much the same way that everyone constantly makes and releases music now, everyone else also constantly makes videos to go with them, and most examples of both mediums are as memorable as one another and vice versa. Show More Summary

Severed Heads Reanimate Their Subversive Electronic Music for Rare Seattle Show

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

This is a not-so-subliminal suggestion to get Severed Heads to play tracks off this recording at the Highline. Iconoclastic Australian electronic unit Severed Heads rarely make it to the US, so when they do, it’s a huge deal. Led over...Show More Summary

Pre-Debate Horse Race Update: Clinton Is in Decline; Trump and Carson Are on the Rise

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The Rod' making her I've-fallen-20-points-in-the-polls face. a katz / We're two days away from the CNN Republican debates, which we'll be liveslogging from an undisclosed living room somewhere in Seattle, as we did back in August. Show More Summary

Who's the Real Winner of the Kim Davis Debacle? Ugh, Mike Huckabee

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

I won this week's challenge, which means I get immunity. Christopher Halloran / Now that L'Affaire Du Kim Davis is receding into the past, let's try to figure out who, if anyone, came out on top. I suppose you couldShow More Summary

Beyond “These Boots Are Made for Walkin’”—Lee Hazlewood’s 10 Best Songs

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Perhaps America's finest mustachioed singer/songwriter. If people remember Lee Hazlewood at all, it’s for composing the no. 1 1966 single for Nancy Sinatra, “These Boots Are Made for Walkin’.” It’s a fab, sassy, and catchy-as-hell song, no doubt about it. Show More Summary

Ex-Television Guitarist Richard Lloyd on Tom Verlaine, Hendrix, Music Biz Corruption, and Much More

3 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Richard Lloyd plays tonight at Columbia City Theater “When you ask me what time it is, I say ‘now,’” guitarist extraordinaire Richard Lloyd says over the phone from Manhattan’s Inwood neighborhood. “People find it funny, but I never know what day it is. Show More Summary

Flying Lotus and Melvins Dominated Bumbershoot

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Melvins' Buzz Osbourne won Bumbershoot, hands down and hairs up. Kelly O I’ve been going to Bumbershoot since 2004 and this year’s lineup struck me as the least interesting during that time, musically speaking; the comedy bill was impressive, as usual. Show More Summary

The Morning News: Teachers to Strike, Space Needle Workers to Protest, Take-Home Pay Falls for Low-Wage Workers

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Some of the major issues teachers and the school board are bargaining over are pay, equity, recess, and special education caseloads. Sydney Brownstone Seattle Teachers Unanimously Vote to Strike: Just after 7:30 last night, Sydney reports, "a packed Benaroya Hall full of Seattle's teachers unanimously shouted, 'AYE!!!' on a motion to strike. Show More Summary

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