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Staff Picks: Best Seattleite of 2018

We're grateful to call Seattle home, but we're not alone! Some really iconic people rep the 206 and while we all have some more obvious icons that have roots in Seattle (like Eddie Vedder or the late Paul Allen), we wanted to tap into some personal favorites. What Seattleite are you a fan of?...
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What Happens Next In The Battle To Save The Showbox?

A group backed by musicians from Ben Gibbard to Jack White, Macklemore to Mike McCready were dealt a major victory yesterday when Seattle's City Council voted 8-0 to temporarily expand the historic site of the Pike Place Market to include the Showbox. GREAT JOB! “You clearly have different budgets...
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Gregr on stage at Showbox

Showbox Memories - These Are My Favorite Concerts From The Showbox

I, like everyone, was rocked yesterday by news that a developer wants to replace the historic Showbox and surrounding buildings with a zillion unit apartment building. Great, more places I can't afford to live in and less culture. What is happening to the identity of Seattle? Vocal Seattlites...
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Seattle's Iconic Showbox may be Torn Down for new Apartments

Earlier today, the music lovers of WA received some terrible news. According to the Daily Journal of Commerce , Vancouver, B.C.-based Onni Group has filed plans to build a 44-story tower with 442 residential units on the Showbox property. They want to replace one of Seattle's most historical venues...
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