Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 12 - 18, 2012

Vol. 22, No. 2
Smoking Guns 
by Kelly O
On display at Vermillion, 
Sept 13–Oct 6. Opening reception Thurs Sept 13, 6–10 pm.



So Much Strange Music

Why Moebius Is One of the Greatest Musicians You Don’t Know

Rusty Forks in a Blender

Micachu & the Shapes Make Pop Music for Maniacs

Never Heard of 'Em


Up & Coming

Lose your doo doo do dooodoo every night this week!

My Philosophy

Champagne Champagne's Triumphant Homecoming, Neema Tells It

What's Crappening?

News, Reviews, and Puke


Animal Collective: Spaceships and the Ectoplasm of Youth

Data Breaker

Hot Chip, Veronica Vasicka, Breton, Dillon Francis

The Homosexual Agenda

Sylvia O'Stayformore's Queen's Brunch at the Royal Room

Poster of the Week

Poster by Aric Atienza


Is This Land Your Land?

Titus Andronicus and a Play for Woody Guthrie

Food & Drink

Ray's Is Ray's

But Is It Worth It?

Happiest Hour

Kangaroo & Kiwi


Admit It, You're Already a Socialist

Before Democrats Start Ridiculing Socialist Candidate Kshama Sawant, They Might Want to Look at Their Own Platform

Paying for Hate, Monthly

Capitol Hill Renters Discover Their Landlord Is Funding the Anti-Gay-Marriage Campaign

Visual Art

Very Seattle

Gary Snyder, an Old Chinese Painting, and the Peruvian Amazon at Cornish

Loose Lips

Crying and Laughing and Holding Hands with Artists (Plus Floors Covered in Baseballs)


So Many Glasses

Ira Glass + Every Nerd in Seattle = ♥

Bringing the Hurt

Jonathan Evison's Best Book Is a Wounded, Loving Thing


Down and Out in Tampa and Charlotte

Two Weeks of Apocalyptic Daydreaming, Brilliant Speechifying, and Other Strange Visions at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions