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Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 4:46 pm
Keep the Party Going: Post-Block Party Art and Music Plans
The Stranger - Oh no. It's Monday, all your warm fuzzies from the Capitol Hill Block Party are fading into the harshness of the work week. Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 4:03 pm
Monday's Music News and Gossip
The Stranger - So many things happened at Capitol Hill Block Party over the weekend! Here are some of them: On Friday, Matt & Kim - who are seemingly contractually obligated to play all summer festivals - covered 30 seconds of every crowd-pleasing anthem a festival enthusiast would ever want to hear , occasionally covering songs by Matt & Kim. Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 2:52 pm
Ready for another Capitol Hill music festival? Vibrations returns to Volunteer Park
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - Prorated over the entire slate of Capitol Hill's summer music festivals, Block Party's $60 ticket prices are downright reasonable. You can start to achieve that actuarial discount Sunday, August 3rd as the Vibrations festival makes a triumphant return to Volunteer Park. … Continue reading → Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 2:02 pm
Capitol Hill Block Party Review
Seattle Weekly - ... converged to partake in three days of indie bands, food trucks, and lots of alcohol. True to its name, Capitol Hill Block Party (CHBP) is less of a festival and more a party that happens to have music. While other fests this summer have focused on ... Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 12:36 pm
Slog Poll: Are You Ready for Another Try at a Seattle Monorail?...
The Stranger - Missed the news this weekend while you were partying your heart out at Capitol Hill Block Party? Well, then check it out: Seattle's going to see another vote on a monorail this fall , thanks to activist Elizabeth Campbell. Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 10:51 am
Broadway bank held up in reported armed robbery -- UPDATE: Suspect photos
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - Police are looking for an armed man who held up the Capitol Hill branch of Homestreet Bank Monday morning. According to police radio dispatches, the suspect entered the bank in the 700 block of Broadway E around 9:30 AM in the … Continue reading → Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 10:19 am
Seattle making plans for new downtown school
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - Monday night, Seattle Public Schools will host a meeting to discuss a proposal to create a downtown elementary school by taking over the former Federal Reserve building at 2nd and Spring. It's not exactly Capitol Hill news except for the fact … Continue reading → Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 7:19 am
How will new apartment dwellers mix with Pike/Pine nightlife?
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - If residents in new Pike/Pine buildings weren't aware of both the fun and the noise of the nightlife-focused neighborhood they moved into, they certainly got a full dose of it during the weekend's 18th annual Capitol Hill Block Party. With hundreds more … Continue reading → Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 6:57 am
CHS Pics | Dykes vs. Drag Queens, Sisters kickball, 20th SummeRun highlight Hill-style sports weekend
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - A double-header of LGTBQ friendly sports and a run/walk helped raise money for good causes on Capitol Hill over the weekend. Images from Saturday's Jockstraps and Glitter rugby kickball match, Sunday afternoon's Bat ‘n' Rouge softball game and Sunday morning's SummerRun and … Continue reading → Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 6:00 am
Guest Editorial: The Rent Is Too Damn High, Let's Get It Under Control
The Stranger - ... to meet that need." Rents are skyrocketing across the city. It's not just the perception of frustrated Capitol Hill renters - Seattle ranked number one in the country in rising rents last year. In spite of a construction boom in high-end apartments, ... Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 9:27 pm
Capitol Hill Block Party Fashion Focus: For the Fellas
The Stranger - The male of the species brought their signature Seattle urban style to the scene at the Capitol Hill Block Party this summer: sporting dope socks, bright colors, fancy kicks, and splashy prints. Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 10:33 am
Who Are You Seeing Today at Capitol Hill Block Party? Our Critics' Picks
The Stranger - OMG it's the last day of Block Party. We're alive-ish! It's so nice out! Who are you excited about seeing today? Better make it count! The Stranger staff answers the question: Who are you seeing today at Block Party? EMILY NOKES : "I'm going to try and check out Dude York because they have great and catchy songs. Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 10:32 am
Capitol Hill Block Party 2014: Day Three Open Thread
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - You can't call it a quieter Sunday finale for Capitol Hill Block Party but Day Three 2014 will wrap the 18th edition of the festival without the typical 'big name' on the main stage. Instead, the A$AP Mob will finish its work … Continue reading → Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 10:13 am
What You Missed at the Capitol Hill Block Party: Day 2
The Stranger - The Capitol Hill Block Party is now in full gear, people! Day 2 was spent soaking in as much sun and music as humanly possible. Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 8:18 am
Bus Stop | The 11
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - The neighborhood of Madison Park was once the place to catch a ferry across Lake Washington to Kirkland much like residents of Bainbridge Island catch a ferry downtown today. And Madison Street is still the only street that connects Lake … Continue reading → Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 8:01 am
Blotter | Police search for shooter after 12th/Marion gunfire
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - See something others should know about? Email CHS or call/txt (206) 399-5959. You can view recent CHS Crime coverage here. 12th/Marion shooting: Police say one victim was reported grazed by a bullet in a 2 AM shooting in an E Marion just off … Continue reading → Read more...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 -- 8:00 am
One year ago this week on Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill Seattle blog - Here are the top CHS posts from this week in 2013: Bauhaus securing new 2-year Capitol Hill location, ready to mark 20 years at Melrose and Pine this fall Tavern Law sibling The Old Sage arrives -- a few months … Continue reading → Read more...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 -- 7:31 pm
Hits and misses at Capitol Hill Block Party
Seattle Times - ... Marc'antonio Undeberg, of Seattle, during a performance Saturday by the band Poolside. The 17th annual Capitol Hill Block Party kicked off this weekend with sunny, mid-70s weather that seemed especially ideal after last week's streak of rainy days. ... Read more...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 -- 6:52 pm
Reviews of
The Stranger - We saw more bands and wore more sunscreen for this fine Saturday edition of Capitol Hill Block Party Oh Fourteen! All the bands! A lot of the bands! Bands bands bands! Future Shock : Dave Segal tells us, "Wearing masks out of Eyes Wide Shut , Seattle foursome Future Shock fused Prince's rock-guitar histrionics with Rick James-ian new-wave-y funque ... (more) Read more...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 -- 4:55 pm
Kicking off Capitol Hill Block Party with sun and sound
Seattle Times - The 17th annual Capitol Hill Block Party kicked off this weekend with sunny, mid-70-degree-weather that seemed especially ideal after last week's streak of rainy days. Read more...

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