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The Must List, featuring Damien Jurado and a Doubleheader at the Frye

MUST HEAR
Damien Jurado
Friday (2/17) - Beloved local alt-folk crooner Damien Jurado releases his tenth album this month, Maraqopa, which marks a new beginning of sorts, with songs that sound more psychedelic than ever before. It’s just more proof that Jurado’s talent runs deep—and is well worth hearing live. The album is officially released Tuesday, February 21. You can order it online here.
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5 Quick and Easy Breakfast Recipes

Try one of RedTri.com's quick and easy, kid-approved breakfast recipes with your your munchkins, and start off the day like a champion.

 

Morning Pizzas: Here's a healthy, delicious and homemade pizza recipe for a champ's morning kick! Toast English muffin halves, drizzle with olive oil, and layer some tomato slices and hard cooked egg slices, top with some cheese and broil 5 minutes or until the cheese melts. Read more »


7 Reasons You Need to See Oklahoma! at 5th Avenue Theatre

1. Actually, Reason #1 shouldn’t be spelled out too clearly. Over-explaining it diminishes the palpable explosion of tension that happens in Act I (way to be a killjoy, other media!). A hint: this version of Oklahoma! has more notes from To Kill a Mockingbird  and Shane than it does Howdy Doody and the effect is complicated, confusing and truly compelling. They don’t go “full Deadwood” on the old chestnut. Read more »


10 Best Karaoke Songs for a Broken Heart

Valentine's Day isn't always about enjoying an expensive dinner with the love of your life. Sometimes it's about cursing relationships with the best single friends in your life. Read more »


Catching up with Drew Christie After His Sundance Success

The last time Seattle magazine spoke with Drew Christie, local animator/illustrator and one of our 2010 Spotlight Award Winners, he was screening a short film at Northwest Film Forum’s Local Sightings Film Festival in Seattle – and fantasizing about doing the “most time-consuming kind of animation…maybe scrimshaw or embroidery animation.”

He still hasn’t accomplished the latter. “And for that I am bummed,” he says in perfect deadpan pitch. Read more »