Tonight in Seattle:  

Emma Pollock and Alun Woodward of the Delgados

Emma from the Delgados. Photo from www.theDelgados.co.uk

Emma from the Delgados (photo from theDelgados.co.uk)

The back bar was entirely deserted and quite cold -- they bundled up in their coats and had a chat about in-stores, producers, their latest album, scary movies and roller coasters.

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Visqueen — Sunset on Dateland

Visqueen -- Sunset on Dateland
The album is power-packed with Flotard's sweet yet sincere, metal yet pop, loveable yet frightening lyrics and voice.

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Robb Benson — The Tree Mind

Robb Benson -- The Tree Mind
The title track and album-opener releases itself with the lyric "Creation is going in circles." In the last track he sings, "I have a story to tell you, but the words are undetectable." Somewhere in between the two self-consciously vague lines, Benson presents an album better than anything he has put out before...

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Visualize: The Vote, The Victory

Three imaginary girls, three real votes. Vote on Tuesday!

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Vera Drake

Vera Drake

Vera Drake

This ultra-compelling movie is definitely a keeper, but what makes it a must-see is Staunton's pitch-perfect performance...

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