Seattle Music, Arts, Media, Photography & Entertainment
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Lindsay Milgate Photographers
Kurt Lindsay and Don Milgate have been photographing for clients in and around the country for over 24 years. (Wow, pass the Ibuprofen please!) Working both in studio and on location for retail, catalog, internet, graphic designers, ad agencies, magazines, architects, corporations and small businesses. We continue to enjoy shooting all types of people, places and things. Have you got one of those?
Easy Street Records
Easy Street Records set up shop in West Seattle in 1988. Over the 20 years, they have added a busy little café to the original store, a big fun second store in Queen Anne, a popular new website, and an After Hours series every Friday night. This is Seattle’s record store.
The West Seattle store is located in “the Junction”, a pretty sleepy little part of town 20 years ago, but now one of the busiest little shopping districts in the city. It has hosted legendary instores by artists such as Mudhoney and Pearl Jam. The Queen Anne location opened in 2002. It is a much larger store located near downtown Seattle and the thriving Belltown District. It has a massive selection of new and used music and eye candy wherever you look. It has a full size stage nestled behind a roll up garage door, which has hosted some of the best known names in music including Lou Reed, Elvis Costello, Patti Smith, Jack Johnson, Band of Horses, The Shins and many, many more.
Experience Music Project|Science Fiction Museum
EMP is dedicated to the exploration of creativity and innovation in popular music. By blending interpretative, interactive exhibitions with cutting-edge technology, EMP captures and reflects the essence of rock ‘n’ roll, its roots in jazz, soul, gospel, country and the blues, as well as rock’s influence on hip-hop, punk and other recent genres. SFM is the world’s first museum devoted to the thought-provoking ideas and experiences of science fiction. SFM’s exhibitions promote awareness and appreciation of science fiction literature and media while encouraging visitors to envision new futures for humanity. In the Science Fiction Hall of Fame, the museum pays homage to the most respected of science fiction practitioners—writers, artists, publishers and filmmakers.
The Vera Project
The Vera Project (Vera) is a music and arts center dedicated to fostering a participatory creative culture through popular music concerts, arts programs, experiential learning and volunteer opportunities for all ages, especially young people. Education programs in silkscreening, sound engineering and music/arts production give participants tangible skills while Vera’s volunteer-driven, participatory structure gives youth hands-on experience producing art, planning programs and governing the organization. The skills participants gain activate future creativity, careers and leadership within Vera and in the greater community. Vera supports a vibrant Seattle culture, engages thousands in the arts and develops Seattle’s music and arts community.