Mat Hayward


Leslie is the Program Director of 107.7 The End. In her free time, she loves to karaoke (Bush Garden is her preferred spot) and cook . Have a question or suggestion? She can help.

Recent posts

Hulu Gets New Series “Shrill” Thanks to Seattle’s Lindy West

February 12, 2019
Sure, there have been lots of cool Seattle dudes to get shows and movies made about their lives ( and Ted Bundy, yikes …), but there are so many more Seattleite voices to be heard. That’s why it’s awesome to see the work of Seattle’s own Lindy West being made into a series for Hulu. You more

The Best Brunch Spots in Seattle

August 29, 2017
Put on your #basic hat, we’re going brunching! Much like combining chocolate and peanut butter creates a superior flavor, so does combining breakfast and lunch. Yea, this is a blog about brunch! The most delicious and most #basic #instagrammed meal of all time. The best places to eat in more

Even more Capitol Hill Block Party 2017 lineup announced

June 6, 2017
Seattle’s Capitol Hill Block Party announced even more of (they say this is really it this time) its 2017 lineup on Tuesday morning at 9:00 a.m. The 2017 bill includes Run the Jewels, Thundercat, Lord Huron, and DIPLO. Full lineup and daily schedules are listed below. The 2017 festival takes more

Tips for your trip to the Tulip Festival

April 12, 2017
The best part about our long, dreary Seattle winters is knowing all that rain makes for beautiful tulips! We’ve had the grossest winter ever (scientific fact, duh), but that actually makes for great tulip-ing because the flowers get taller and heartier (again, another scientific fact I more

The Best Karaoke Songs By Women, For Women

March 8, 2017
Everybody’s got their something, and my “something” is karaoke. The vibe of a great karaoke bar is welcoming, cozy, and FUN. It’s a place where everyone sings along and laughs together. After all, karaoke should never be taken too seriously… that’s what open mic nights are for. The best songs more

The best EndSessions featuring women

March 8, 2017
We’ve been digging through the End archives lately. It’s been fun to laugh at old pictures and t-shirts. The best part, though, is being reminded of those great EndSessions from years ago. So, this being International Women’s Day and all, here’s my list of my favorite EndSessions through the more

Stomping Grounds: Where to go in Greenwood?

December 20, 2016
Supported by Uber I found Greenwood after leaving Capitol Hill in search of a fun neighborhood without the pizza boxes in various states in and around my apartment building. Greenwood has a bit of everything – great bars and restaurants, cute shops, an arts scene and a fun nightlife. You can more