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A few reasons to join us at the Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular at Chop Suey TONIGHT

  Tonight is the night! We would be so honored to have you join us at the Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular tonight {December 23} at Chop Suey! There’s a lot of exciting stuff going on, including but not limited to: ***Get your photo with indie-rock Santa*** Long Winters’ sweetness J. Rod will be in the house […]

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Mine eyes have seen the glory of the Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular poster

It’s hard to believe, but the Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular at Chop Suey on December 23rd is only one week away! Today we are giddy to unveil the posters for the show! The Spectacular is *so* spectacular it has two color combos. The poster was designed by our friends at Admiration Society and lovingly screen-printed by […]

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Mark your calendar for the Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular 2009

The month of December sometimes gets a bad rap. For most, it’s chock full of stress, mayhem and not-so-merry necessities. But don’t go all glum on us, we’ve got a remedy: The Imaginary Winter Holiday Spectacular 2009! Join us as we mark our fifth year spending the winter holidays imaginarily on Wednesday, December 23, 2009 […]

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Bumbershoot preview: Wallpaper

When I heard Wallpaper for the first time, I immediately thought of a cross between The Kinks and Weezer (at least Weezer before Rivers Cuomo’s likely lobotomy). The Auburn trio has a 1960s Brit rock sound with plenty of hooks while singing about minutiae like watching television. I was taken with their song “Pop Rocket” […]

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Noise for the Needy choice for Friday night: The Whore Moans, Speaker Speaker, Wallpaper and more…

Prepare to have your everything rocked every which way but with Clint Eastwood and an orangutan who plays the keytar.  Part of the Noise for the Needy benefit, this particular show features some of the coolest and noisiest bands in the Emerald City! The show takes place Friday, 6/12 at the Underground Events Center at 2407 1st Ave […]

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Best of 2008: Top Northwest Releases of 2008 TIG Editorial Picks

TIG staffers are a lot like you — coming up with our list of faves for the year is a fun and gripping process. After comparing/contrasting/debating our individual favorites, we figured the sum of our imaginary parts would make for an interesting list. While ChrisB and Keenan, among other things, brought in the power-pop elements,  […]

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