Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise

Compression Socks Get a Makeover with VIM and VIGR

Accessory Line VIM and VIGR Tackles Big Issues with Big Style

05/04/2016 By Colleen Williams


How Jason Segel Identifying with David Foster Wallace Led to 'The End of the Tour'

The actor discusses being drawn to Wallace's expression of depression, and finding himself in a similar place post–'How I Met Your Mother.'

08/05/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld


Boss Battle with Speedy Ortiz

Sadie Dupuis discusses her band's new album 'Foil Deer,' neurological feminism, and gendering bands.

05/22/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld


'Boyhood' Director Richard Linklater Discusses the Creation of His Indie Epic

The director talks about the process and pop cultural minutia of the movie that took 12 years to shoot.

07/23/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld


George Lopez Discusses How Social Media Has Changed Comedy

We chat with the comedian before his standup show at the Moore Theatre.

04/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Books & Talks

What Happens at the Seattle Anarchist Book Fair?

Before the anarchists descend on Seattle Center, we have a mildly antagonistic chat with one of the anonymous organizers.

08/21/2013 By Celia Bever


Still Daydream Believing: A Q&A with the Monkees' Micky Dolenz

The singer discusses the band's enduring appeal and becoming a delivery system for fans' memories.

08/15/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

In Training

Meshell Ndegeocello Mentors Seattle Youth Musicians

We asked one of the students to interview her coach before Friday's performance at the Moore.

05/06/2013 Edited by Laura Dannen With Samantha Braman

Seattle Sound

On Tour with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

The Seattle hip-hop duo is no. 1 from New York to Australia. We chat with Lewis about life on the road.

02/12/2013 By Anna Chatilo

Power of Pop Culture

Points of Reference: Jonathan Coulton’s Artifical Heart

In our new series, we chat with artists about what pop culture shaped their latest work.

06/20/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Music

Minus the Bear, 10 Years Later

Bassist Cory Murchy talks about their early years and boys becoming men.

11/10/2011 By Laura Dannen


Jane Espenson Is a Grown-Up Girl Geek

One of TV’s biggest science-fiction writers comes to EMP for GeekGirlCon.

10/05/2011 By Allison Williams

Books & Talks

Q&A: Chris Cleave, Author of Little Bee

We talk books, Bin Laden, and cracked-out squirrels.

05/11/2011 By Annie Rose Favreau

Theater Interview

Brown Derby Gang Performs "The Shining" at Re-Bar

It’s a parody that pays homage to Stephen King—a "paromage." Ha.

03/08/2011 By Katie Ormsby

Books & Talks

4 Q’s for Billy Collins

The former U.S. poet laureate wouldn’t mind owning a frame shop. Or working at an airport.

11/23/2010 By Olivia Margoshes

Film Preview

Waiting for ‘Superman’

Director of An Inconvenient Truth recruits a high-profile local to tackle America’s "broken school system."

10/01/2010 By Laura Dannen


On Mothers and Monkeys

New Century Theatre Company launches its sophomore season with a "bittersweet comedy" this Wednesday.

05/03/2010 By Karen Quinn


A Family Affair

Constanza Romero, August Wilson’s widow, lends a hand for SRT’s Fences.

03/31/2010 By Laura Dannen