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City Arts Fest 2011: really, how can you not?

Bands. Art. Comedy. Community. These are just a few of the things you can expect from the upcoming City Arts Festival, taking place at various venues throughout the city from Thursday, October 20th through Saturday, October 22nd. They've done a damn fine job of showcasing a ton of local artists as well as featuring some […]

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Three Imaginary Girls presents: The Long Winters at the Showbox! {10/20}

Is this actually happening? It sure is: not only are the Long Winters playing a show at the Showbox as part of the 2011 City Arts Fest, but the night is being presented by… us! That's right — we are presenting {what will likely be} the Long Winters' only full-band show on the calendar this […]

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Imaginary Interview with Maggie Bjorklund {playing w/CoBirds Unite 8/17 at the Triple Door}

Sometimes record labels fall in love with someone at first sight (sound?) too. Danish pedal guitar angel Maggie Bjorklund was weaving steel around blood and whiskey singer-songwriter Mark Pickerel at SXSW, and beloved no-goddamned-depression-at-all super-roots Bloodshot felt their hearts throb as their ears glowed to her holy sounds. They snatched her up and earlier this […]

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Cut FootLaos {with bands, booze, and a lot of dancing} for a good cause {Wednesday 12/1}

Last year, Rachel Flotard {Visqueen, Cobirds Unite}visited southern Laos’s Ban Na Mouang Village where Rachel’s friend, Justin Nonthaveth, has family.  While there, she and her fellow do-gooder friends danced on the newly paved schoolroom floor, installed thanks to funds raised at 2009’s FOOTLAOS party.  While there, she also delivered additional new text books, donated soccer […]

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Book report: party tonight with Kurt B. Reighley at the Sunset

If you missed last week’s reading at Elliott Bay Bookstore, fret not — while you won’t get any verbal prose tonight, you can still join the party for Kurt B. Reighley’s new book, United States of Americana: Backyard Chickens, Burlesque Beauties, and Handmade Bitters: A Field Guide to the New American Roots Movement. He’ll be […]

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Win two tickets to see Cobirds Unite / The Young Evils at Columbia City Theater {9/24}

Come nurse your hangover from Thursday night’s Vampire Weekend show at the Columbia City Theater this Friday! Cobirds Unite (featuring Rusty Willoughby and Rachel Flotard) are headlining not one, but two shows — an all-ages set at 7p, and a 21+ show at 10p. It’s their album release party! And the Young Evils are playing […]

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