There was only one event in Seattle last weekend where you could hear about a North Carolina band's resistance to the HB2 anti-trans bathroom bill, hear post-Fukushima J-pop and sit two-feet away from the lead singer of the Talking Heads: MoPop's 2017 Pop Conference

Audience members boogie along to the life of Imelda Marcos in David Byrne’s disco musical, 'Here Lies Love' at Seattle Rep

"A friend from London came to see it in New York and said, 'David, this is a musical for people who don’t like musicals.' And I thought, 'Oh, well that’s a good tag line.' And it’s nice that I didn’t say it."