The celebrity astrophysicist, who is best-known for starring in a relaunch of the Cosmos TV series, will give a lecture about how we got here and where we're going. $31.25-$71.25.
Here is one way of looking at indie rock in the ’00s: The lead singer of Vampire Weekend, Ezra Koenig, recalls Paul Simon (of the ’80s, that is), the lead singer of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Alec Ounsworth, recalls David Byrne, the lead singer of the Walkmen, Hamilton Leithauser, recalls Bono (particularly his early, good stuff), and, finally, the lead singer of Interpol, Paul Banks, recalls, of course, Ian Curtis (on a chair, legs crossed, cigarette burning between fingers). Interpol do have a... more » $29.25-$33.25.
There’s an undeniable pomp and circumstance in the overwrought desperation of Swedish blog-pop sensation Lykke Li, a ceremonial devotion to bleakness that’s perhaps fitting for an artist who, in a recent interview, opined that “some people have heroin, I have my music.” Fresh off the festival circuit, Li comes to us in support of her recently released third album, I Never Learn. It’s a typically bombastic collection of heartbreak, hopelessness, and ham-fisted sorrow, her elfin voice soaring abo... more » $35.
The third annual Seattle fashion show. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres are included. It's not Milan, but hey, it's home. $50-$175.
South African rave-rappers Die Antwoord burst onto the scene in 2009 with their debut album, $O$, featuring the universal WTF?-inspiring video hit “Enter the Ninja.” Since then, the band that calls itself the Answer—composed of rappers Ninja and Yo-Landi Vi$$er and DJ Hi-Tek—have released two more records: 2012’s Ten$ion and 2014’s Donker Mag, with the body of work making three things abundantly clear: They prefer dollar signs to normal Ss, they live to shock and are exceptionally good at it (s... more »
Whoa, wait, what? One hundred years? That calls for a black-tie dinner with entertainment.
The popular TV comedian turned radio comedian turned podcast comedian isn't doing quite as well as his former other half, Jimmy Kimmel.