Santa John Roderick. Photo credit: Laura Duffy

I’d like to make the world a holiday mixtape…

Remember when the “news” made claim that a Christmas song by the Shins had overtaken Mariah Carey’s holiday anthem as the “the most played holiday song?” Although I love the Shins, their version of a Paul McCartney holiday song, and the idea of it being the #1 holiday song, I’ve always been a tad suspect. […]

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You! Me! Dancing! at the Los Campesinos and Illuminati Hotties show at Neumos

Show Date: November 2, 2018

Last week I found myself the farthest from the stage I’ve ever been at a Los Campesinos! show. I couldn’t see much, but it didn’t matter; I was there to hear a bunch of my favorite songs and jump & dance like nobody was watching (which I find easier to do in the back of […]

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Liz talked about some politics and whether she should take her mom to a pot shop on Seattle’s Worst Podcast

The fellas at Seattle’s Worst Podcast recently invited me to their garage to be a part of their latest episode!!! If the episode title doesn’t give it away, we had an absurdly fun chat. We talked about real estate, Seattle stuff, aaaanndddd a possible activity to try out when my mom visits Seattle this week. […]

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John Waters’ Christmas Promises Ridiculousness, More Than a Dash of Naughty, and a Lot Laughter

photo courtesy STG Presents John Waters, the acclaimed film director the likes of “Hairspray” and “Serial Mom”, has been spreading his infinite love of Christmas for going on fifteen years now. I’ve always wanted to go to his celebrations, but they were too close to the holidays for me to partake (I end up going […]

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Overcoats at the Showbox SoDo

Show Date: October 31, 2018

Both sporting pink wigs and striped shirts, Hana and JJ of the Overcoats open the show with songs from their first album, YOUNG. Can anybody guess who they’re dressed as? JJ Mitchell in an interview said, “Beyond the fact that we get to listen to Mitski every night, which is the highlight of my life, this […]

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Win a pair of tickets: Seattle’s Tribute to the Last Waltz (Friday, Nov 23)

After many months of preparation, we are mere days away from one of Seattle’s biggest annual show traditions: Seattle’s Tribute to the Last Waltz! On Friday, November 23rd at the Neptune Theatre, join all your favorite luminaries to celebrate the Band’s legendary farewell concert, The Last Waltz. The evening will feature a top-notch backing band […]

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Recommended Show: Clan of Xymox at El Corazon

Legendary Dutch darkwave band, Clan of Xymox, has just started a short North American tour, most of which takes place on the West Coast. The group will be stopping in Seattle on Friday night (November 9th) where they will be performing at El Corazon in support of last year’s Days of Black release. The band […]

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