This weekend Macklemore & Ryan Lewis were the musical guests on Saturday Night Live (hosted by Kevin Hart). The last Seattle artist to appear on SNL was the Fleet Foxes in 2009. And before that it was Pearl Jam and Death Cab for Cutie, who both performed in 2006 (PJ's show was hosted by Lindsay Lohan!). It's a rare and awesome opportunity for us Seattleites to see a 206 face on the show, and it's something worth celebrating, even if you think the R. Kelly joke in "Thrift Shop" is, like, so last decade.
We're not the city of grunge anymore. Right? People are done calling us that now, right? Surely they are after this: