The final and titular chapter of the upcoming Seattle history book by Star regular Jeff Stevens, excerpted here, laments what our city has apparently lost during its most recent urban growth boom. Click, read, and consider, indeed.
Within Seattle here circa 2015, there’s a cathartic struggle simmering between our city’s poignant past and the feral future that now beckons fiercely. Jeff Stevens further histories you.
If Ze Whiz Kidz had truly ruled Seattle, every day here would likely now be Halloween. Jeff Stevens histories you regarding our city’s legendary erstwhile freak magnets.
What does September 11 mean to you? Here in Seattle, that date means truly radical history. Jeff Stevens retrosplains the story of Sabot, Seattle’s radical newspaper circa 1970.
The Sonics revival has brought richly deserved attention the Northwest’s garage scene that emerged from industrial towns of Tacoma and Bremerton in the early 60s. Recent years have seen an abundance of books and films chronicling the grunge movement. Between Garage & Grunge: Glitter, Glam and Proto-Punk in Seattle’s Subversive 70s examines the critical period in between.
The new Hollywood documentary about the infamous daredevil who dominated American culture through the 70s makes Andrew Hamlin reflect on the man and myth.