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Irate-Appearing, Window-Slapping Road Biker vs. Mercedes Benz Station Wagon on 7th Avenue : You Make The Call

TweetHere we go, southbound uphill on 7th Ave near Lawton (or Kirkham, one of those). Oh, Gentle Reader, I almost def. have more experience (in terms of hours, decades, miles, younameit) both riding bikes and driving cars on the Streets of San Francisco than this emo roadie, but is this such a tough sitch to […]

Dunwoody's Best Neighborhood for Trick-or-Treating, Briers North off Tilly Mill - Tuesday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Video The Briers North Subdivision invites you and your children to visit and enjoy the yard decorations, costumes, and trick-or-treating! The street opens to trick-or-treaters at 6:00 PM Candy distribution begins at 6:00pm. No admission after 8:30pm. Show More Summary

Inbox Jukebox: A Weekly Shortlist of Good New Music. Jackie Shane, No Age, Patrick Cowley, and More

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Inbox Jukebox reviews exciting new (and old) tracks by Jackie Shane, No Age, Patrick Cowley, and more. by Dave Segal Pioneering transgender soul singer Jackie Shane gets the deluxe reissue treatment she deserves. Numero Group Jackie Shane, “Sticks and Stones” (Numero Group). Show More Summary

Which Former Mayor Do Seattle Voters Hate More?

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

You can never escape McGinn vs. Murray. by Heidi Groover From two recent campaign ads: Moon's on the left, Durkan's on the right. screenshots via youtube Mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan released this new campaign ad today slamming her...Show More Summary

Opinion: Be nice on your way up, cuz …

Time for a little New Orleans funk, methinks. When Trombone Shorty blows that bone, things start to really cook. Have a good weekend, y’all.

Beware of zombie demons this weekend at Shibuya

Since this weekend is the last before Halloween, lots of people will be dressing up and congregating at places around Japan, this short survey from MAKEY, a smartphone app that teaches make-up techniques, into Halloween costumes looked at what middle and high school girls and university students would like to dress up as. Here’s what […]

Review: “Socially Engaged” at GSU’s Welch gallery asks aesthetically rich questions

The exhibition Socially Engaged at Georgia State University’s Welch gallery through November 10 offers a fantastic sample of predominately recent photo and video work by seven artists – six women and one man – addressing issues central to identity politics such as race, sexuality and gender. Each piece owes something to performance art. Curator Brenda...

Fucking Moron: Tell Kids "It's Really, Really Easy" Not To Take Drugs

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage Trump on advertising anti-drug messages: "if we can teach young people... not to start, it's really, really easy not to take [drugs]."— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) October 26, 2017 This morning...Show More Summary

13th Annual HUMP! Film Fest Opens Tonight!

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dan Savage 13th Annual HUMP! Trailer from HUMP! Film Festival on Vimeo. The 13th Annual HUMP! Film Fest opens tonight at On the Boards! Both of tonight's screenings are sold out—and most this weekend's screenings are already soldShow More Summary

Check Out This Over-The-Top Halloween House In Astoria

Since 2008, Vicky Poumpouridis has been going full Clark Griswold on her Astoria home for Halloween. With some help from friends and family, she's back at it again this year with a new addition: an animatronic Freddy Krueger, from the best scary movie franchise of all time: A Nightmare On Elm Street. [ more › ]

Inspirational Doc Amplify Her Spotlights Women Electronic Musicians/DJs

4 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The uplifting film documentary Amplify Her portrays seven women musician/DJs' unique challenges and triumphs. by Dave Segal A Hundred Drums performing in Amplify Her. Amplify Her trailer/YouTube screen grab The key to enjoying Amplify...Show More Summary

Robert Guillaume, Great American Actor, 1927-2017

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Sean Nelson Guillaume inspired something deeper than standard-issue actor admiration. The uncommonly excellent stage and screen actor Robert Guillaume died today at the age of 89, of prostate cancer, AP reported. Guillaume was born Robert Peter Williams in St. Show More Summary

How Seattle Folkie Larry Conklin Survived Leeches and Recorded the Reissued 1980 Cult Classic, Jackdaw

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The story behind Seattle folk songwriter Larry Conklin's just-reissued cult 1980 LP Jackdaw—and how he survived leeches. by Andrew Hamlin Guitarist Larry Conklin (right) and blues violinist Jochen Blum's Jackdaw has been rescued from obscurity. Show More Summary

Chicago cosplayers dish on their favorite frightful holiday: Halloween

For some, Halloween is just another excuse to spend the weekend at parties and bar crawls—while wearing whatever spooky or sexy “insert occupation here” costume strikes your fancy. But for those who already dress up year-round, Halloween has a slightly different significance. We spoke to four local...

Our Electric-Powered Personal Transportation Future – These People Don’t Just Say, “MUNI SUCKS,” They Do Something About It

TweetFull face helmet, natch. (I mean, you don’t want to be like one of those helmetless FordGoBike “bikeshare” rental bike users going over the handlebars on Market due to the front tires getting stuck in an SFMTA streetcar rail chasm, right?) These unicyclists were hauling ass on the Panhandle Bike Path / Multi Purpose Trail. […]

That Fake Manka Dhingra Ad? Republicans Ran Nearly Identical Spots Against Jon Ossoff

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

A D.C.-based firm made the ad. by Heidi Groover More taxes pls! screenshots from youtube A few more facts about that hilariously bad anti-Manka Dhingra ad from yesterday: First: I missed a recently filed report from the PAC that funded the ad, Eastside Values. Show More Summary

A studio conversation with Davion Alston

ArtsATL contributor Anna Nelson-Daniel speaks to the artist about how his identity informs his art.

The Morning News: New York Times Posts Rubbish About Amazon and Seattle's Soul, Tires Slashed During Depeche Mode Concert

last monthUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Also: Unlike Seattle, Portland is trying to do something about its housing crisis. by Charles Mudede Business as usual... Charles Mudede Let Us Not Get All Nostalgic About the Days Before Amazon: Amazon did not take Seattle's soul, as the god-awful New York Times post claims. Show More Summary

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