Music

Roy as a representative of Shining Jazzy Chorus in last year's Hong Kong Pride Parade.

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A gay men's chorus in China is breaking down social barriers, with a little help from The Seattle Men's Chorus. Imagine you had a secret...

Nurtured by the Seattle scene, R&B singer JusMoni has come into her own, and is ready to lift up a new generation of local music...

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From Jamaica to Venezuela to Wales, there's a slew of international acts coming to town in April and May. Whether you're craving vintage grooves from...

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Radio is the world's most widespread medium–over 70% of the world has access. With new low-power licenses being released locally this year, you can...

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Dreary winter days getting you down? The only prescription is more cowbell (…or guitar…or synthesizers) courtesy of some great bands from across the pond. You...

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The first few times my Seattle-based band went to Vancouver, Canada to play D.I.Y. gigs, the city felt perfect. Apparently, our B.C. buds enjoyed non-stop kick-ass...

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As a mixed race, Filipina, 2nd generation immigrant, Black, round, queer, 1st generation college student, daughter of farm workers from a military family, it...

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Over the past few years, I've had the good fortune of documenting and being to able to do some deep hanging out with the...

Memes mocking Russian President Vladimir Putin, like this one on a sign in Moscow, are reminiscent of parodies of US politicians. (Photo by Sarah Stuteville)

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The music is defiant, the bartenders studiously inattentive and the balaclavas sequined. If it weren’t for the smell of grilled onions wafting in from the...

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Singapore mixes Asia's most expensive drink  When a club dangles a one-karat diamond as a "garnish" on a drink, you know they're taking lavish excess...

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The iconic hats, the intricately embroidered suits and vibrant, boisterous music; sure it sounds and looks just like traditional mariachi music. But one, all-female...

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This week in drunk news: Man kills 70,000 chickens in Maryland and a North Korean man floats south Drunk men all over the world are...

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It could have been Olympia. Audio/Visual Postcard by Jessica Partnow, Sarah Stuteville and Alex Stonehill Zombie Fest could have taken place in a sunny mountain meadow...

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For the die-hard Bumbershoot fans already penciling in the schedule for this weekend's festival, we have a few more can't-miss global acts for you...

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Yesterday, Russian punk band Pussy Riot were found guilty of “hooliganism” and sentenced to two years in prison. The case has dominated the Internet and the airwaves...

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The international music presence at Sasquatch music festival this year was small, but global acts ranked among the more memorable of the weekend. Highlights...

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About a month ago an anonymous Seattle blogger called Videofedhead started a remarkable but unadorned collection of the wildest and weirdest international music videos I'd...

Midnight City

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Concert season is upon us, and what better time to discover some new music? Starting next week, a slew of amazing bands from overseas...

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In 1912, Japan gave the United States a gift of 3,020 cherry blossom trees to represent the budding friendship between the two nations. In...

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We've all heard a sweet, drooling mouthful from American critics about the unique harmonies of Seattle band Fleet Foxes. But their modern take on traditional...

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In the two weeks since it was released, M.I.A.'s video for Bad Girls has garnered over 10 million views on YouTube and a ton...