(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Comedian Quincy Jones

The Seattle native hasn't let a terminal cancer diagnosis stifle the laughs or stop him having a career year.

09/20/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Suicide Squeeze's David Dickenson

The founder of the Seattle indie record label discusses its 20th anniversary.

08/23/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: June 20–26

Chuck Klosterman speculates what the future will think we're getting wrong, Burke Museum explores the North Cascades, and Dan Levy records his standup special for free.

06/20/2016 By Kyle Kuhn Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week May 9–15

Catch new music from Damien Jurado, the Thermals, and Karl Blau, Rory Scovel's comedy, and film from the trans community.

05/09/2016 Edited by Seth Sommerfeld By Scott Johnson

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.

04/25/2016 By Scott Johnson Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week March 21–27

Thao and the Get Down Stay Down treads new sonic ground, writers honor Octavia E. Butler's legacy, and Cinerama screens 'Batman v Superman' in 70mm.

03/21/2016 By Scott Johnson Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Dave Chappelle Comes to the Neptune Theatre Next Week

The comedian schedules four standup shows on short notice.

03/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week January 18–24

Awaken your inner folk fan with Langhorne Slim, mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade with Lindy West, and spend a family weekend with Children's Film Festival Seattle and Math Moves!.

01/18/2016 By Scott Johnson Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alerts

Joel McHale Returns Home for Paramount Gig

Plus Craig Ferguson plans a stop at the Neptune.

12/08/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Points of Reference

How '70s Rock Solos and Ludicrous News Reports Shaped Eugene Mirman's Insane New 7 LP Comedy Album

Take a long, strange trip of standup, sound effects, meditation, and digital drugs with 'I'm Sorry (You're Welcome).'

11/09/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Fiendish Conversation

Breaking Down STG's 2015–16 Season Lineup

New STG season programming director Jack McLarnan talks about minutiae involved with putting together a diverse slate of performances.

05/08/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Passing Through

Kathleen Hanna: From Riot Grrrl to Riot Woman

She chats with us about stripping in Seattle, making feminism cool, and her lecture at the Neptune Theatre

04/01/2015 By Rosin Saez

Points of Reference

How David Foster Wallace and INXS Inspired OK Go's 'Hungry Ghosts'

OK Go frontman Damian Kulash discusses what led to the new sounds on the band's latest album.

03/19/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld


Rob Delaney's Stateside Standup Return

The comedian and Twitter fave discusses moving to the UK to star in the British sitcom 'Catastrophe.'

02/25/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Attend the Sasquatch! Launch Party for Free

Ty Seagall and Tacocat play tunes to help usher in this year's festival lineup. Plus, our own predictions.

01/28/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Andrew Joslyn

The Passenger String Quartet leader discusses the ensemble's new album with David Bazan and touring with Macklemore.

11/20/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld


Tig Notaro Performed Topless a Week Before Her Seattle Show

The low-key standup and cancer survivor caused a buzz at the New York Comedy Festival.

11/10/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: October 20–26

From a literary pub crawl for the adults to some early trick-or-treating for the kiddies: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

10/20/2014 By Darren Davis

Ticket Alert

Ben Gibbard Headlines Little Big Show 10

The Death Cab for Cutie frontman headlines the tenth edition of the fundraising concert series at the Neptune.

10/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Dave Chappelle Returns with Five Nights at the Neptune

After selling out multiple shows at the Moore last year, the comedian returns with more standup.

09/22/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld