Jennifer Herrema [Royal Trux, RTX, Black Bananas] - Sept. '11 Read more

The Oblivion Seekers : A Conversation with Jennifer Herrema of RTX [w/audio]

I recently had the opportunity to interview the legendary Jennifer Herrema while her band, RTX was performing at The Funhouse in Seattle.  Aside from her talents as rock vocalist/song-smith/frontwoman, Herrema is also an accomplished writer/journalist (VICE, Dazed & Confused, Raygun), visual artist, producer (Palace Brothers, the Kills, etc), and fashion icon [she was one of […]

MUCH ADO ABOUT NORTON : SIFF Pays Tribute to Edward Norton Read more

MUCH ADO ABOUT NORTON : SIFF Pays Tribute to Edward Norton

Early last month, multi-Oscar-nominated actor, Edward Norton was invited to the Northwest as part of the 2010 Seattle International Film Festival.  Beginning on June 3rd, with American History X, and ending on the 5th, with Spike Lee‘s 25th Hour, SIFF helped to celebrate the actor’s illustrious career by screening some of his most successful work.  […]

Sonic Fabric : Bringing Ears to Your Ties Read more

Sonic Fabric : Bringing Ears to Your Ties

Neckties are, arguably, one of the most pointless and unnecessary garments ever created.  Thin strips of fabric tucked under a collar, don’t exactly provide a shield from the elements and, if anything, they create a potential hazard with their risk of strangulation.  Think about all of the countless folks out there suffering from Pnigerophobia (fear […]