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Sub Pop Sea-Tac Store Makes Waiting For A Plane Not Suck

Yes, the record label has instantly turned the Central Terminal into the cool terminal.

05/01/2014

(Photo by Matthew Lamb / matthewlambphotography.com)

Microsoft Once Tried To Buy Sub Pop Records For $4M

The two local companies hardly seem like they would cross paths, but in 1994 Microsoft offered to purchase Sub Pop for four million dollars.

04/25/2014

File image of Sea-Tac Airport (Mandel Ngan/Getty Images)

Like Hangin’ Out At The Airport? Like Sub Pop? You Are In Luck!

JACK was browsing the internet for a part-time gig — playing a bunch of music on the airwaves doesn’t pay that much, you know. Anyway, JACK saw that Seattle’s infamous record label Sub Pop is hiring!

02/24/2014

(Courtesy Sub Pop Records)

Watch Never-Before-Seen Footage of Nirvana’s ‘Live & Loud’ Concert

MTV has unearthed two videos: “Radio Friendly Unit Shifter” and “Very Ape,” which features Kurt Cobain on drums.

09/23/2013

Kurt Cobain (courtesy of Sub Pop Records)

Sub Pop Reveals Nirvana’s Original Contract From 1989

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s final studio album, In Utero, Sub Pop has been having fun revealing little tidbits about the band. The latest being the original contract Kurt Cobain and the guys signed back in 1989.

08/22/2013

Kurt Cobain (Courtesy Sub Pop)

Kurt Cobain Is Still Alive And Well In The Mind Of Confused College Student

A self-proclaimed Nirvana fan from Virginia Tech University is gaining notoriety on the Internet for a well intentioned, but severely misguided letter they sent to the band’s record label.

07/24/2013

Radiohead's Thom Yorke, celebrating his major label emancipation. (Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

Jukebox Jury: Do Artists Still Need Record Labels To Be Successful?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Technology has made it considerably easier for musicians to go the D.I.Y. […]

02/08/2013

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Highlights From Easy Street’s Best-Selling Albums Of 2012

Easy Street Records released its list of its 100 best-selling CDs and 50 best-selling vinyl of 2012 — and we’re seeing a very eclectic mix of awesomeness.

01/07/2013

Guy Maddison and Mark Arm of Mudhoney (photo courtesy C. Coyle)

Your ’88 Flannel Fix Just Arrived [Video]

For those of you unfamiliar with Mudhoney, they’re essentially the band that made the small fishing village of Seattle relevant to headbangers around the globe, and unintentionally sparked the flannel-wearing, nose-piercing revolution known as “grunge.” […]

11/13/2012

Nick Swardson

Things You Can’t Miss on Day 2 of Bumbershoot

Have you looked at our preview for Saturday yet? Make sure you take a look at that before you venture into this. Sunday, September 2nd – Day 2 The “Can’t Miss” Local Bands: The Young Evils, Mudhoney, Gold […]

08/30/2012

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