Print Edition for the week of
Sep. 24 - 30, 2009

Vol. 19, No. 3
Cover Art by Kelly O. Special thanks to Peter and Anna. This kitten and his brother are homeless. If you’re interested in adopting one and you’re not a creep, e-mail


Immigrant Song

Paris Has No Real Goals

Art House




Paranormal Activity: In the Bedroom

Surrogates: Robots Gone Wild

No Impact Man: Off the Grid in Manhattan


Dubstepping into the Spotlight

Decibel Festival Gets Down to Bass Tacks

Monster of Soft Rock

Grand Archives' Sophomore Slouching Keep in Mind Frankenstein

Data Breaker

Maximizing Decibel Fest

It's a Hit

My Philosophy

From an Outrageous Jackass to Brothers from Another


Happy Birthday, Old Fire House!

Party Crasher

Pants-Off Prance-Off

Poster of the Week

Poster by Nat Damm

The Score

Decibel or Debacle?

Up & Coming

This Week's Noteworthy Shows and Parties

Food & Drink

Fill 'Er Up

The 100 Percent Organic, Totally Vegan Extravagance of Plum

Bar Exam

Belltown's Bathtub Gin


Why Is Organized Labor Supporting Joe Mallahan?

The Executive from a Union-Unfriendly Corporation Finds an Unlikely Ally: Unions

Visual Art

In Art News

Free Health Care Nobody Wants

Where Am I? What's Going On?

A Glowing Grotto at Suyama Space and the UFOs of Kirkland


Responsible Perverts

Ryan Boudinot's New Novel Is a Leap Forward

We Expect More from You

David Byrne Is Smart, His New Book Is Not


The Mind of Kalebu

What the Alleged South Park Killer Was Thinking