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Taste Test with Laurie Kearney

When Laurie Kearney moved to Seattle in 2005, she was a gallerist without a gallery, curating for non-traditional venues like Neumos, Pretty Parlor and Solo Bar. In 2010, the New Jersey native opened her own space, Ghost Gallery, a reliably welcoming...
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Walking Tall

“Performing high kicks and spins on stilts always surprises people and I love how visible we are in large crowds since we tower over everything. It’s so fun to surprise people who weren’t expecting to see entertainment—they just happened upon...
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Gotta Stay Fresh

With decades of experience and a slew of gold records, Jake One is Seattle’s preeminent hip-hop producer. Born Jacob Dutton, the 37-year-old native has provided beats for superstars like Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa and J. Cole while also working with the...
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Secretly, I Have a Point

Lindy West is a comedian and Jezebel columnist who’s notorious for writing about thorny cultural topics in a brazen style. She recently found herself at the epicenter of a media brouhaha after a televised debate about rape jokes. Amy O’Neal is a...
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Manifest this Dream

Jerick Hoffer rode a wave of starring roles in productions of Spring Awakening, RENT and Hedwig before taking reality TV by storm as his alter ego Jinkx Monsoon and winning RuPaul’s Drag Race in May. This month, he makes his Off-Off-Broadway debut...
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Plugged In

“I didn’t know it was going to be so magical! With the white floors you can see every trailing black cord, the intensity of all the instruments. Some people I really respect came up to me and said, ‘I can’t believe you pulled this off without...
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Sound Bites

JourneyQuest cinematographer Jeremy Mackie, screenwriter David Lipson, and SPIN producer Jennessa West offer a glimpse into their work during our 45 Days in Seattle Film, from Feb. 16 to March 31. Jeremy Mackie Cinematographer, JourneyQuest “Funded...
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45 Days in Seattle Film

Behind the Scenes from Feb. 16 to March 31 Stories about filmmaking usually focus on the finished product. But ask anyone who’s done it—crafting a movie, video or short film is a punishing process. We tracked six weeks of action from an array of...
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Surfin’ Birds

“This show was partially a benefit for Hollow Earth Radio, which made it even cooler. I was part of the first batch of DJs at Hollow Earth when it started out in the founders’ basement years ago—and I met a lot of my friends and the musicians I...
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Taste Test with Hana Ryan

In 2011, 25-year-old Hana Ryan cofounded the online boutique Craft & Culture with business partner Jason Parker. Since then, C&C has become a go-to for handcrafted garments and accessories by edgy indie designers. The energetic stylist splits her time...
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Taste Test with Michael Cepress

From a sunny studio in the International District, Michael Cepress designs lavish men’s and women’s clothing under his own eponymous label. The 32-year-old Wisconsin native is an art instructor at the University of Washington and has traveled...