Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: November 2016

Figure out what’s the deal with Jerry Seinfeld at the Paramount, finally see Soundgarden–Pearl Jam supergroup Temple of the Dog play live, and watch Seattle Rep stage a modern royal satire.

10/25/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: September 2016

The Monkees find new life, Seattle Symphony kicks off the new season with Joyce DiDonato, and Gad Elmaleh tries his hand at English standup comedy.

08/30/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: July 2016

Wooden O invades our parks with Shakespeare, Seattle Symphony plays more John Luther Adams, and Brand New and Modest Mouse team up.

06/29/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Slide Show

Death Cab for Cutie Plays the Paramount: A Photo Recap

The band wrapped up the U.S. leg of its tour with three sold-out hometown shows at the Paramount.

10/06/2015 Photography by Alison Klein

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: March 9–15

Hip-hop collective Doomtree takes Neumos, Seattle Jewish Film Festival returns for year 20, and the female spirit of 'Bell Jar': the best ways to spend your week without spending much

03/09/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Minus the Bear's Jake Snider

The Seattle rock vets revitalize their forgotten b-sides with 'Lost Loves.'

10/29/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events May 19–25

A geek's guide to wedding planning, a celebration of Indian dance and culture, and a chance to meet Lulu the Library Book Fairy: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

05/19/2014 By Conor Romack

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events May 12–18

Norwegian Constitution Day, a fabulous poetry foursome, and a "wizard rock" band: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

05/12/2014 By Conor Romack

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events March 24–30

The best ways to spend your week without spending much, plus a chance to win tickets to the indie-influenced group that’s reshaping classical music.

03/23/2014 By Jeremy Novak

Bang for your buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events March 17–23

The best all day affair on St. Pat’s, hometown hip-hop, and a chance to win tickets to an internal tour of Seattle’s most interesting modern homes: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

03/17/2014 By Jeremy Novak

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events March 10–16

Delicious wine and food parings, the most colorful holiday festival, and the return of “St. Paddle’s Day”: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

03/10/2014 By Jeremy Novak

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Feb 24–Mar 2

Fuzzy synth pop, the 26th annual Seattle Bike Expo, and the greatest movie leads of all time jammed into one film: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

02/22/2014 By Jeremy G. Novak

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best-Bang-for-Your-Buck Events Jan 27–Feb 2

Sex stories, Kafka, mindfulness, and grunge pop: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

01/27/2014 By Jeremy G. Novak

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Shelby Earl

The singer-songwriter gears up for the vinyl release of 'Swift Arrows.'

01/21/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Concert Recap

Death Cab for Cutie Plays Surprise Acoustic Set at the Showbox

Barsuk Records' 15th Anniversary celebration got underway with some help from its biggest band.

11/08/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Barsuk Records' Josh Rosenfeld

The label co-founder discusses how Barsuk has grown over the past 15 years.

11/04/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Chris Cornell Goes Acoustic at Benaroya Hall

Soundgarden's singer strips down his back catalog for an intimate acoustic show in October.

08/12/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Barsuk Records' 15th Anniversary Concert Series

The Long Winters, Nada Surf, and more celebrate the Seattle label with four nights of shows.

08/07/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Rose Windows' Rabia Qazi

We talk vintage clothing and Black Sabbath as a gateway drug.

07/30/2013 By Laura Dannen

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Timber Music Fest's Kevin Sur

The man behind Doe Bay Fest discusses the summer camp vibe of the new Timber! Outdoor Music Festival.

07/23/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld