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Next Time You're At MoPop, Check Out The Chris Cornell Statue

With the unseasonably beautiful weather, we took a trip over to the Museum of Pop Culture - MoPop - to check out the recently unveiled statue of Chris Cornell. Statues always put me off initially because they never get the face right - eyes are usually impossible. One glance at this piece of poured...
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Check out the Pearl Jam exhibit at MoPop

The Museum of Pop Culture is getting in the spirit of the big Pearl Jam shows by opening an amazing exhibit, featuring over 200 artifacts from the greatest band in the history of ever. I had a chance to check it out this morning and if you are a big PJ fan, it is an absolute MUST! In fact, even if...
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Pearl Jam exhibit coming to MoPop, plus you can stay in Pearl Jam hotel suite in Seattle

As of right this second, we are 92 days, 9 hours, 56 minutes and 20 seconds away from the greatest band in the history of ever taking the stage at Safeco Field for The Home Shows . Of course, we are talking about Pearl Jam ! Seems like just yesterday the guys were jumping from the balcony of The...
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Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page is in Seattle and I am FREAKING OUT

Jimmy Page was spotted in Seattle and no one told me?! VIDEO: Twenty One Pilots Get Starstruck Over Led Zeppelin I'm freaking out! I spent my teenage years trying to convert my friends into becoming Zep Heads. Saying that I'm obsessed with Led Zeppelin would be an understatement. I've read books...
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Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses is Coming back to MoPOP

It's all happening! Following a nine month tour in Brazil, the world's most extensive Nrivana exhibit is coming back home to MoPOP starting March 16th! Photo by Alyssa Photo by Alyssa The return date is just a few days before the 30th anniversary of the band’s first performance as Nirvana and will...
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The Jim Henson Exhibit at MoPop Brought Back All The Memories

I'm sad to see the exhibit go, but it was worth the trip down memory lane at MoPop this weekend to see the Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited . The whole tour kicks off with the most iconic character of Henson's entire life, Kermit the Frog (above, obviously), and after snaking around. It...
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Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses is Closing

Yes, it's true. The Nirvana exhibit at MoPop is officially closing on March 19th. I was tipped off with the info from my Twitter bud, Jenn DeBellis. She's aware of my love for Kurt and Nirvana and advised me to come check out the gallery one last time before it leaves. I'm glad I did, because the...
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Goodbye, sweet EMP

Actual conversations you have every time someone visits Seattle: THEM: "What's that thing under the Space Needle?" YOU: "That's the EMP" THEM: "Oh, what does that stand for?" YOU: "Well it used to be Experience Music Project, but now it's just EMP I think?" THEM: "Is it supposed to look like...
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