Archive | Elliott Bay Bookstore


Recommended event {and sweet things!}: Bake It In A Cake Cookbook book release party on Thursday {10/4}

Not to ruin the surprise for any of my loved ones, but this year you're getting a copy of the Bake It In A Cake cookbook for your upcoming birthday or holiday gift… and I'm hoping to get each copy signed by none other than the book's author, Megan Seling, at tomorrow's Bake It In […]

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Alice Bag storming Seattle this Friday & Saturday night {Nov. 4 & 5}! Be prepared to fall in love with this Violence Girl!

She's the dagger-sharp, dynamic, die-hard outcome of a brutal childhood, and brought her astounding energies to Los Angeles punk rock just when Hollywood needed a jolt of the real. Alice Armendariz, aka Alice Bag, of The Bags and Castration Squad, has just put out her mesmerizing memoir Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage: A Chicana […]

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Come meet some daddies of legendary punk rock fanzine Touch & Go at Elliott Bay Bookstore tonight (4/8)

Touch and Go is a long-running, incredible indie label that — like Sub Pop! — started off as a punk-inspired fanzine. Tonight, Friday, April 8, the original cult artist leader behind the small press publication, Tesco Vee, will be having a meet and greet reading at Elliott Bay Bookstore on Cap Hill with his OG […]

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Girls To The Front: Sara Marcus talkin' about revolution at Elliott Bay Book Company tonight (October 11)

Brooklyn-based writer and musician Sara Marcus comes to Seattle tonight (Monday, October 11) to party with us for the release of her new book, Girls To The Front: The True Story of the Riot Grrrl Revolution (Harper Perennial). It begins early, at 5 p.m., and features a musical performance from the band Led to Sea. […]

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The weekend in photos: John Roderick, Eric Corson, and Kurt B. Reighley

There was plenty to do this past weekend in our beloved, still sort-of sunny Seattle: The Black Keys at the Paramount. Youth Rescue Mission, Kimo Muraki, and a slew of amazing mini-bands at Columbia City Theater. Kurt Reighley’s reading over at Elliott Bay Bookstore. Wheedle’s Groove, DUG — the list goes on and on. But […]

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Friday's recommended shows: Kurt B. Reighley, Cataldo, Wheedle's Groove and more!

It’s another lace-your-sneakers up kind of Friday here in Seattle — so go get those kicks out of the back of your closet and get ready to hit the town. Kurt B. Reighley’s reading / booksigning at Elliott Bay Bookstore Prefunk your Friday night right with a stop at Elliott Bay Bookstore in Capitol Hill […]

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Kick-ass women of Rollerderby come to share tribal secrets with their scrappin' clan in Seattle, Friday August 27

For fans of local roller derby dominators Rat City Rollergirls (a team which is one of the very finest nationally and cram their regional tournaments with frothing fans every time), the book Down And Derby: An Insider’s Guide to Roller Derby needs to be up on the shelf with the torn off band-aid backings, the […]

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