February 4th, 2014

Watch: Thirty years ago this week, Mark Arm's first band, Mr. Epp and the Calculations played their last show (?) at Seattle’s Metropolis.

January 11th, 2012

Another rare video: Hardcore band Deranged Diction, featuring future Green River/Mother Love Bone/Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament, at Metropolis, Seattle, 1983 or 1984 (video by Joe Mailloux; posted by nearSeattle84)

January 11th, 2012

Rare video: Malfunkshun, “The Words of Love,” at the Metropolis, Seattle, 1983 or 1984 (h/t: Jami Kramer-Jenkins; video by Joe Mailloux; posted by nearSeattle84)

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Official Tumblr for Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge, a Time magazine book of the year. (Now in paperback; purchase info here.) The blog is run by the author, freelance writer/editor Mark Yarm; he is of no relation to Mark Arm of Mudhoney.