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Tuesday, April 16: Cusses

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Tuesday, April 16: Cusses

Receiving a lot of hype and mostly deserving it, Savannah's Cusses dual-twist punk angst/frenzy and down and dirty southern rock like rosy, freshly-pierce nipples. Born star Angel Bond belts it and struts like product of a Siouxsie Sioux/Karen O/Mick Jagger three-way. This is a festival band, folks. Their explosive, crushing

Thursday, April 18: Jazz Workshop/Concert with Lew Soloff, Essiet Essiet, Sylvia Cuenca and Milo Petersen

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Thursday, April 18: Jazz Workshop/Concert with Lew Soloff, Essiet Essiet, Sylvia Cuenca and Milo Petersen

Local saxophonist Kareem Kandi presents a musical gift to the South Sound Thursday. Get this: Boarding a plane in New York bound for the Puyallup campus of Pierce College are trumpeter Lew Soloff (Blood, Sweat & Tears, Gil Evans, Tito Puente, Manhattan Jazz Quintet), bassist Essiet Essiet (Horizon, Art Blakey,

Tuesday, April 16: The [206] Live in the [253]

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Tuesday, April 16: The [206] Live in the [253]

We might not see the High Five'n White Guys or the Lame List, but a couple Almost Live! veterans will Billy Quan their way onto Tacoma Comedy Club's stage Tuesday night. John Keister, who hosted and much of the writing the regional sketch comedy TV show from 1984 to 1999,

Something to Smile About: Community Health Care Dental Clinic Provides Care and Compassion

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Something to Smile About: Community Health Care Dental Clinic Provides Care and Compassion

When it comes to dental health, the facts are sobering, especially when it comes to children. Dental decay is the number one chronic disease that affects children in the United States. Statistics have also shown that by the time a child completes high school about 80% of them will have tooth

Navigating toward perfection: JBLM Cav squadron moves forward

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Navigating toward perfection: JBLM Cav squadron moves forward

Spc. Lucas Nieddu finished the 27-question land navigation test.  He seemed pleased with himself. "The hardest part of the day for me so far has been getting up," he said with a big, confident smile.  "But hey, we're getting the hard part of our work done early." Nieddu - along with Pfc.

Feedbag: Coffee art, brewmaster dinner, Sunday happy hour and more ...

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Feedbag: Coffee art, brewmaster dinner, Sunday happy hour and more ...

ESPRESSO ART The Children's Museum of Tacoma (1501 Pacific Ave., Tacoma) isn't just for the kiddos. Cafe Play includes lovely caffeinated goodness brought to you by Stumptown Coffee. From 6-7 p.m. Thursday, April 18 Café Play will showcase their baristas' talents creating art out of espresso drinks. It's an art demonstration

Theater Artists Olympia: The beastly behavior of "Reservoir Dogs"

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Theater Artists Olympia: The beastly behavior of "Reservoir Dogs"

When Quentin Tarantino's first directing effort, Reservoir Dogs, landed in 1992, I'd never seen anything like it. That's not to say there'd never been anything like it. No, Tarantino came of age as a video clerk, and as I dug deeper into Netflix, I found similarities to any number of

Eric Carle's "Art Art" at Tacoma Art Museum

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Eric Carle's "Art Art" at Tacoma Art Museum

Count yourself blessed, Tacoma, because you get to see something few people in the world have seen. Throughout his career Eric Carle, famous for children's books such as Brown Bear - Brown Bear, What Do You See? And The Very Hungry Caterpillar and more than 70 other picture books -

Satellite Coffee is now Cosmonaut

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Satellite Coffee is now Cosmonaut

It's often we hear tales of corporate giants bullying our small town heroes. It's a common enough occurrence nowadays, though not so often do you hear of small to moderate sized businesses seeking victims in other small to moderate sized businesses in entirely different regions of the nation. During your morning routine, when snagging that cup of

What's The Word?: Hilltop hip-hop

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What's The Word?: Hilltop hip-hop

Many blogs and websites will let ya know who are the hottest MCs in the game. I give kudos to those spots. I frequent them often. These sites have a plethora of trendy, hipster, white guy, frat-hop and cool guy fashionista hip-hop. One thing these online entities usually lack is

The Rockford Files: Record Store Day 2013

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The Rockford Files: Record Store Day 2013

For music fans whose album collection can be found meticulously alphabetized in milk crates, carefully stowed in their car's center console, or maybe just piled up next to the stereo from incessant listening - rather than digitally stored on their hard drive - one of the most important days of

40 years of KAOS

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40 years of KAOS

It was 1973 when student Dean Katz applied for the call letters KESC and opened the commercial-free, independent broadcast radio station on the campus of The Evergreen State College in Olympia. Katz quickly turned around and claimed the letters KAOS, a seemingly more appropriate metaphor for the cross-cultures that inhabited

Family and loved ones of deployed soldiers 'Walk to Afghanistan' to show support

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Family and loved ones of deployed soldiers 'Walk to Afghanistan' to show support

Sweat pouring down faces and heart beats racing. Bright colored signs and smiling faces. Children running around with dogs following closely behind. Laughter, hugs, and smiles can be heard from far away. This is a site all too common at the "Walk to

Procession of the "New" Species

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Procession of the "New" Species

From leopards and ladybugs to whales and wild flowers, Mother Earth and all her species will be celebrated in the Procession of the Species - Olympia's beloved 19th annual tribute to natural selection, human creativity, and the flora and fauna of the planet. The afternoon of Saturday, April 27, about

Through July 21: "Beyond Books: The Independent Art of Eric Carle"

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Through July 21: "Beyond Books: The Independent Art of Eric Carle"

Count yourself blessed, Tacoma, because you get to see something few people in the world have seen. Throughout his career Eric Carle, famous for children's books such as Brown Bear - Brown Bear, What Do You See? And The Very Hungry Caterpillar and more than 70 other picture books -

Through April 28: "Reservoir Dogs"

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Through April 28: "Reservoir Dogs"

On the off chance you've never seen the movie, here's the gist: a crime boss named Joe Cabot and his adult son, "Nice Guy Eddie," hire six thugs under pseudonyms to pull a diamond heist. The heist, which we never see, goes utterly sideways, and the thieves reassemble at their

Saturday, April 20: 24 Hour Movie Marathon

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Saturday, April 20: 24 Hour Movie Marathon

The weekend of April 20-21, The Grand Cinema is hosting our first ever 24 Hour Movie Marathon. This is an event that we've wanted to do for a long time, but finally moved forward with this year as a support event for our Digital Conversion Campaign — to which all

Sunday, April 14: Sadie and the Blue-Eyed Devils

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Sunday, April 14: Sadie and the Blue-Eyed Devils

With all of these new bands turning their eyes backward in time, it becomes something of a wash to find unique voices amongst the nostalgia. For Sadie and the Blue-Eyed Devils - an act that specializes in reviving the sounds of Dust Bowl-era music - the charm comes from the

South Sound's blues mojo on full display at Gray Sky Blues Festival

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South Sound's blues mojo on full display at Gray Sky Blues Festival

The Gray Sky Blues Music Festival promises that, "Though the skies may be gray ... Great music will brighten your day!" The annual Tacoma event, started in 2008 when the Daffodil Parade organizers approached the Tacoma Events Commission, asking for help to get more people to attend the long running parade.

Saturday, April 13: Anuhea

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Saturday, April 13: Anuhea

Have you ever listened to the radio while visiting Hawaii? There's usually one classic rock station and the other dozen or so stations are "Island" music. Soulful, groovy and lyrically lovely, with songs of sunsets and lovers, Hawaiian radio stations compliment and create the vibe of the tropics. You can bet

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