EVENT: Moses Sumney + Shaprece + Crater @ ECT  

On January 28, 2015 up-and-coming LA singer songwriter Moses Sumney will be performing at the Ethnic Cultural Theatre @ UW. He’s been called “the goldenboy of the L.A. grapevine” by Okayplayer, toured with Karen O extensively, and been increasingly involved with Solange Knowles St. Heron label. His music is a […]

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LISTEN: Frank Ocean – ‘At Your Best (You Are Love)’  

January 16th is the celebration of the born days of both Sade and the late Aaliyah. And to the surprise of many hip hop and R&B lovers, the elusive Frank Ocean shared a sweet tribute to Aaliyah. He quietly posted an intimate cover of her rendition of The Isley Brothers’ […]

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LOCAL: Scarecrow Video Presents – Rock Out With Your VCR Out  

The Grand Illusion Cinema’s Scarecrow clip shows have always been one of the highlights as a cinephile here in Seattle. There’s something uncannily cool about being blasted with a mixtape of the weirdest and wildest stuff found within the shelves of Scarecrow. Saturday’s show focuses on music videos, so the […]


REVIEW: Whiplash  

Last week the 87th Academy Award nominees were announced. As expected favorites such as American Sniper, Boyhood, Birdman and Selma all were chosen as this years best picture candidates. Among these popular films, an unexpected pick found its way into the mix: Whiplash. First off, this film is a roller […]


EVENT: An Evening With Laura Jane Grace (of Against Me!)  

In collaboration with ASUW A&E, ASUW Queer Student Commission, HUBCaPP, and the Q Center at the University of Washington on November 22nd, lead singer and transgender-activist Laura Jane Grace of the band Against Me! will be speaking and performing an acoustic set at the University of Washington. As one of […]