Local Gay News


Friday, December 21, 2007

Seattle Gay News giving away "Sweeney Todd" tickets

In this week's issue of the Seattle Gay News, out today, look for an Arts & Entertainment advertisement revealing the exclusive location where you can register to win free passes for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. These are movie passes that can be redeemed at the box office for actual tickets. The films opens today, December 21.

Three original soundtracks of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street will be given away as well.

From Seattle Gay News, enjoy the show!

Photo: courtesy of Dreamworks Pictures.

Monday, December 17, 2007

Seattle Gay News announces Best Albums and Singles of 2007

In its December 14 issue, currently at a multitude of distribution points in the metro and suburban areas, Seattle Gay News reveals its picks for the year's best music. Check out all music picks for 2007, including worst choices, in this week's issue. Plus, an exclusive mini-interview with British electronic act Simian Mobile Disco (pictured). Below is a list of the year's top albums and singles.

Best Albums / CDs of 2007
(in order)

1 Neon Bible - Arcade Fire
2 Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga - Spoon
3 Icky Thump - The White Stripes
4 Because of the Times - Kings of Leon
5 100 Days, 100 Nights - Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings
6 Fort Nightly - White Rabbits
7 New Moon - Eliott Smith
8 Myths of the Near Future - Klaxons
9 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend - Miranda Lambert
10 Couples Therapy - The Glass

Best Singles / Tracks of 2007
(in order)

1 D.A.N.C.E. - Justice
2 Golden Skans - Klaxons
3 Rehab - Amy Winehouse
4 Charmer - Kings of Leon
5 Umbrella - Rihanna featuring Jay-Z
6 Keep the Car Running - Arcade Fire
7 Icky Thump - The White Stripes
8 Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love - Trisha Yearwood
9 No One's Gonna Love You - Band of Horses
10 It's the Beat - Simian Mobile Disco

Photo of Simian Mobile Disco, courtesy of Merge Records

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Best of Music 2007 - in tomorrow's issue


Seattle Gay News will reveal its choices for the Best of Music 2007 in tomorrow's issue (December 14). Grab a copy at your nearest bar-lounge, coffeehouse, library or a multitude of other distribution points in the metro Seattle area.

Find out what we chose as the year's:

Best Albums /CDs
Best Singles/Tracks
Best Live Performances
Hottest Artists of the Year
Worst of Music 2007

Plus, an exclusive mini-interview with Simian Mobile Disco!

Artist photo: Spoon, courtesy of Merge Records