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The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 28–May 1

Tip your hat to 'Newsies,' see King Felix take on the champs, and chow down at a taco truck fiesta.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 04/28/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Erik Blood

Seattle's premiere producer returns with a new solo record, 'Lost in Slow Motion.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/27/2016

FIlm

Fremont Outdoor Cinema Loses Its Home

The family behind Seattle's oldest summer outdoor movie series tries to figure out a way to keep the neighborhood tradition alive.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/26/2016

FIlm

Young Vision: A NFFTY 2016 Guide

Picks for the best of this year's National Film Festival for Talented Youth.

  • By Scott Johnson
  • Published 04/26/2016

Summer Festivals

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis and Death Cab for Cutie Headline Bumbershoot 2016

Festival passes for the loaded lineup (Tame Impala, Run the Jewels, Father John Misty, KYGO, Billy Idol, and more) go on sale this Friday.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/26/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week April 25–May 1

A new album from Erik Blood, a new play from Yussef El Guindi, and a new book from comedian Jen Kirkman.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/25/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Remembering Prince

Plus, Garbage, a country song about Waffle Houses, and Lin-Manuel Miranda rapping about Puerto Rico's problems.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/25/2016

FIlm

Woody Allen's Amazon Studios Film 'Café Society' Opens SIFF 2016

The movie starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, and Steve Carell makes its American premiere on May 19.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/21/2016

R.I.P.

EMP Hosts Free 'Purple Rain' Screenings to Honor Prince

Mourn the Purple One by watching his most famous film role.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/21/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 21–24

Rihanna shows why she's the 'Anti pop star, Massive Monkees get breakin', and 'Cat in the Hat' brings Seuss mayhem to life.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 04/21/2016

(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Jo Koy

The Tacoma native returns home to tape his new standup special at the Moore Theatre.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/20/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with R. Hamilton Wright

The playwright (and actor) discusses once again bringing fiction's most famed detective to the Seattle Rep stage with 'Sherlock Holmes and the American Problem.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/19/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week April 18–24

Celebrate Shakespeare, groove with Fly Moon Royalty, and pay tribute to one of the greatest female film directors.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/18/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 14–17

Paul McCartney plays the hits at KeyArena, Sharon Jones and Trombone Shorty team up, and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 04/14/2016

The Sporting Life

Who Makes the Playoffs First: the Mariners or a Seattle NBA or NHL Team?

Pondering an unfortunately very legitimate question.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/13/2016

Seattle Sound

KEXP Opens Its New Home with a Day of Free Live Music

The Seattle Center celebration includes Bob Mould, Hey Marseilles, Deep Sea Diver, Strand of Oaks, Sera Cahoone, David Bazan, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/12/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week April 11–17

Check out the Pacific Northwest's best new music videos on the big screen, explore space at Pivot, and honor the memory of Noah Davis at the Frye.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/11/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Erik Blood's Gorgeous New Music Video

Plus, Conan in Korea, comically bad golf, Star Wars 'Rogue One,' and the Julie Ruin.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/11/2016

The E-Sporting Life

Heroes of the Dorm Is the March Madness of Video Games

Blizzard's college e-sports tournament ends this weekend in Seattle, with one team walking away with free tuition.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 04/08/2016

Points of Reference

Dan Auerbach and the Internal Inspiration of the Arcs

The frontman for the Black Keys discusses how Captain Beefheart, a poorly produced gospel record, and the prior works of his bandmates influenced his new band.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/07/2016
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