Tonight in Seattle:  

Why this Liberal Imaginary Girl Didn't Vote for Gregoire

I love friendship symbiosis. Case in point: I am a music/pop-culture junkie, while my best friend Imaginary Lorenzo is the political smartie-pants.


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Amy Correia, Benzos, Cowboy Curtis, David Berkeley, Eleni Mandell, Film School, Hell's Half Acre, Milton, Passenger, Ruby Vileos, The Sharp Things, Willy Mason — Public Display of Affection: The Sound of Independent Radio

Public Display of Affection: The Sound of Independent Radio
his comp was put together by four DJs from public radio stations scattered across the country, most notable to many readers here because one of those DJs is John Richards from KEXP. Includes songs by Cowboy Curtis, Eleni Mandel, The Sharp Things, and Film School.


The Bloodthirsty Lovers — The Delicate Seam

Bloodthirsty Lovers
The Bloodthirsty Lovers is the latest project from Dave Shouse, former member of Those Bastard Souls / The Grifters.


The Occasion — The Occasion

The Occasion

The Occasion make a sound that, to paraphrase their bio a bit, feels like twilight, halfway between the light and the dark, a place where day is over and the night looms before you, but sometimes the best things happen after dark.


Frausdots — Couture, Couture, Couture

Frausdots -- Couture, Couture, Couture
Couture, Couture, Couture is teeming with influences: The Cure, Joy Division, Bauhaus and the like. But the name in the R.I.Y.L. list that should be bolded is Echo & the Bunnymen.