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Feb 10 Nordic commented on KEXP's New "Midnight in a Perfect World" Show Opens Decks to Rotating Cast of Notable Musicians and DJs.
It's an incredible honor to be asked to perform. Very excited about this show and the upcoming cast of talent they have confirmed.
Oct 2, 2014 Nordic commented on Decibel Festival Director Sean Horton on This Year’s Highs and Lows.
missy - You hit the nail on the head here. Decibel has been around now for 12 years and when I founded the organization in 2003, it was largely made up "post rave" fans of electronic music that didn't necessarily connect with electronic music culture. Over the years, our audience has grown younger, more diverse and more female. From my perspective, this is a healthy and natural progression of any organization. The vocal minority that seems to take issue with the audience at Q are largely made up of that older attendees that might be better served sticking to one of the other 11 venues that make up the Decibel program. At bare minimum, they shouldn't single out the one venue that they culturally don't feel a connection to, especially when the music, production value and thought that went into the program there were all spot on. Looking at the size of the crowd, the reviews of the events, the artist comments and the vibe I experienced in the room (particularly for the afterhours) Q was a complete success. I would venture to say 95% of the audience there felt the same. Here's to youth, vitality and the progression of underground electronic music to a new generation. I hope the avoid the same mistakes we did.
May 27, 2014 Nordic commented on Seattle Musician and Wife Lose Everything After Their Moving Truck Is Stolen.
Absolutely devastating! Raf and Rita are longtime friends and I can tell you this could not have happened to two better human beings. PLEASE keep on the lookout online as much of Raf's gear is incredibly rare and will likely try to be sold via Craig's List.
Mar 19, 2014 Nordic commented on Decibel Founder Sean Horton Makes Rolling Stone's "50 Most Important People in EDM" List.
Thanks for the continued support Dave. This city owes a lot to your journalistic excellence.
Mar 5, 2014 Nordic commented on Seattle Apparently Can Get Down With a New Age/Ambient Club Night.
This is fantastic! Great work to all involved. PLEASE keep this night going. I actually think that Q worked beautifully.
Jan 8, 2014 Nordic commented on Data Breaker.
Such a great week for music!
Nov 21, 2013 Nordic commented on Data Breaker.
So looking forward to Lunice, Jon Hopkins, Clark and Nathan Fake. Both shows should be incredible.
Nov 15, 2013 Nordic commented on Sound Check.
Great read Trent! Stoked for Sunday.
Aug 9, 2013 Nordic commented on Full Lineup for Decibel Fest Revealed.
Thanks Dave Segal and The Stranger for your continued support of Decibel Festival. You're the only partner that's been with us since year one and we won't forget that.
Apr 25, 2013 Nordic commented on Data Breaker.
DVS1 is gonna tare Q a new one!