Olympia, Washington

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that he met Slim Moon, Greg Babior, Dave Harwell and Joe Preston (Joe Preston (bassist)), with whom he would later form Earth. During this time, he would often make "sonic collages" with his then roommate Kurt Cobain. From 1991 to 1996, Earth had an ever-changing lineup. Carlson attributes a lack of (full-length) studio album recordings from 1997 to 2005 to "legal and drug problems". ref name


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to Olympia, in the short story "Goldfish", which is set in 1936. A Great Depression-era town with government buildings is sketchily described. The yarn ends violently on the extreme tip of the Olympic Peninsula, in a smugglers' nest in Westport. In the young adult novel series Gossip Girl (novel series) (Gossip Girl), the character Dan Humphrey attends The Evergreen State College, located in Olympia. Influences on music The Olympia


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non_performing_personnel origin Olympia, Washington, U.S. (United States) instrument History After briefly attending Blackburn College in Carlinville, Illinois and subsequently transferring to The Evergreen State College in Washington State, Pavitt started a fanzine entitled ''Subterranean Pop'' in Olympia, Washington in 1980, about American independent (indie music) rock bands. Three cassette (compact audio cassette) compilations were released through


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of Northern Upstate New York and Vermont, local cable systems in Plattsburgh, New York and Burlington, Vermont (Charter and Comcast, respectively) carry CBMT. Schwarzenbach spent time teaching English (English studies) at Hunter College in New York City and briefly fronted The Thorns of Life from 2008 to 2009.


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football. Being ambidextrous Lee played as a lefty in baseball and as a QB for the Capital High football team threw with his right. While playing for San Diego State University in 1996, Lee won the Golden Spikes Award, annually given to the best amateur baseball player by USA Baseball. Lee was initially drafted as the second pick in the 1996 Major League Baseball Draft by the Minnesota Twins, but was declared a free agent by MLB after the Twins failed to tender him a contract


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States Environmental Protection Agency accessdate 14 March 2011 url http: water.epa.gov type oceb nep about.cfm system of interconnected marine waterways and basins, with one major and one minor connection to the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Pacific Ocean — Admiralty Inlet being the major connection and Deception Pass being the minor. Flow through Deception Pass accounts for about 2% of the total tidal exchange between Puget Sound


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moved to Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)) and attended Evergreen State College. alias origin Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), USA genre Queercore, punk rock, indie rock, experimental rock '''The Need''' was a queercore band that originated in Olympia, Washington in the late 1990s. It was formed by Rachel Carns (drums and vocals) and Radio Sloan (guitar and bass guitar); headquarters 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E. Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States latd latm lats latNS - 195 align "left" Olympia (Olympia, Washington)-Lacey (Lacey, Washington), WA UA 143,826 238.1 91.9 603.9 1564.2 -


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history subpopUSA Sub Pop USA - The original articles by Bruce Pavitt from the Sub Pop website On June 27, Olympia, Washington–based independent label K Records released Beck's third album of 1994, ''One Foot in the Grave (One Foot in the Grave (album))''. The recording featured a number of notable musicians from the independent music scene, including Beat Happening's Calvin Johnson (Calvin Johnson (musician)), The Presidents of the United States of America's Chris


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. state) Washington 's public affairs network. He died on October 9, 1997 in Olympia, Washington. He was also one of the inventors of pickleball alias origin Olympia, Washington, U.S. (United States) instrument '''The Microphones''' was a lo-fi (Lo-fi music) band based in Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (state)), and fronted by Phil Elvrum. Elvrum is the principal member of the band, but he has

. background group_or_band origin Tumwater Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), USA genre Post-hardcore '''Unwound''' was a United States post-hardcore band based in Tumwater Olympia, Washington. Formed in 1991, the band consisted of Justin Trosper (vocals, guitar, songwriting), Vern Rumsey (bass), and Brandt Sandeno (drums), all of whom had previously been in a band called Giant Henry


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. Leschi became war chief, in command of around 300 men, and led a small number of raids which panicked the white population. Early in the conflict, Territorial militiamen Abram Benton Moses and Joseph Miles (or Miller) were killed. Infuriated territorial authorities blamed the killings on Leschi, who remained at large for nearly a year. Convinced that white settlers were cooperating with Leschi, Stevens declared martial law over Pierce County on April 2, 1856. (Stevens was later charged with contempt of court in relation to this declaration, however as governor he pardoned himself. headquarters 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E. Olympia (Olympia, Washington), Washington (Washington (U.S. state)), United States latd latm lats latNS - 195 align "left" Olympia (Olympia, Washington)-Lacey (Lacey, Washington), WA UA 143,826 238.1 91.9 603.9 1564.2 -

Olympia, Washington

'''Olympia''' is the capital (Capital (political)) of the State (U.S. state) of Washington (Washington (state)) and the county seat of Thurston County (Thurston County, Washington). It was incorporated on January 28, 1859. The population was documented as 46,478 in the 2010 census (2010 United States Census). The city borders Lacey (Lacey, Washington), to the East, and Tumwater (Tumwater, Washington) to the South. Olympia is a major cultural center of the Puget Sound region.

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