Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Category Archives: Culture+Society

"Room For The Cure" at The Heathman Hotel
Sexy Food: “Think Pink” At The Heathman Hotel
For a sexy date, order some room service to remember. Looking for a sexy date place to take the wife this weekend, but sick of the same old “dinner and a movie?” Consider dining out-but-in, and make a night of it at The Heathman Hotel in Kirkland. Through next week, the hotel offers an exclusive stay in their “Room for the Cure” — without a doubt the most colorful suite in town. The best part: (more…)
Music Madness: Rubblebucket At The Croc
Go for the Ballard mainstay’s new renovations. Stay for the booty-shakin’ grooves. (more…)
Dancing Zombies To Perform In Pioneer Square
This weekend, a group of dedicated individuals attempt to break a truly thrilling record. 28 years ago, Michael Jackson first sported his red leather jumpsuit, spooked his movie date and eventually transformed into a bug-eyed zombie choreographer. Directed by 80’s icon John Landis (“National Lampoon’s Animal House” and “American Werewolf in London”), the 14-minute video for Jackson’s blockbuster title track, “Thriller,” debuted in 1983. (more…)
Photo courtesy of Pat Castaldo
Entertaining The Masses: Seattle Pinball Museum
This is your grandpa’s “Angry Birds.” I love museums. Seriously. I know I’m not the only one. You see, when I was growing up, we didn’t go on vacations; we went on “trips.” The difference? On trips, you learn something. (more…)
The Scene Aesthetic and He Is We perform a free concert in Seattle as part of Verizon Wireless' Coffee Shop Series.
Up Close And Personal With He Is We
The rising indie-pop duo talks MySpace, fate and Justin Beiber. It was just an average Thursday night on Capitol Hill for Rachel Taylor and Trevor Kelly, also known as rising star indie darling He Is We. The duo joined me on the dimly-lit upper level of Neumo’s, where, later that evening, they headlined the second concert in the Verizon Wireless Coffee Shop Series, with acoustic accompaniment from fellow Seattleites, The Scene Aesthetic. (more…)
Evo’s 10 Year Anniversary Blowout Bash
Venue: The Fremont Collective | Date: 10.21.11 | Photography:  Charlie Ainslie & Tim Burke After ten years of growth through some of the most innovative decisions and challenging times in the action sports industry, Seattle-based Evolución Innovations (evo) has become a rare entity in the retail sector through a successfully backwards business model – first online, then brick-and-mortar, and in the near future, print. (more…)
City Scene: A Seattleite Pictorial
“Sounds in Seattle” — through the lens of Ashley Genevieve. (more…)
Microsoft Store Opens With The Black Keys
The rock duo will put on a free show to honor U. Village’s newest resident. In this tech-centric society of ours, the opening of the University Village Microsoft Store on Thursday, Oct. 20, is a decidedly important event. However, alternative rock fans in Seattle (we know there’s at least a few of you) will have reason to celebrate the following day, when the bluesy, eccentric pair of singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney – familiarly known as The Black Keys – are scheduledto perform at the store. (more…)
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