Seattle audiences are such a tough crowd #Family portraits#lil kids#music Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Aug 18 2009) Ariel arielmstallings Love Jenny Jimenez's shot of Seattle's next generation of indie rockers looking oh-so-blase and unimpressed at a recent radio station barbecue: Photo courtesy of Jenny Jimenez And yes: of course they're wearing ear plugs! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Author of three editions of the Offbeat Bride book and the forthcoming From Shitshow To Afterglow, Ariel Meadow Stallings acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives in Seattle with her son, and if she's not reading or writing books, chances are good that she's dancing or happy-crying. She writes weekly essays for her new publication, The Afterglow. PREVIOUS Self-portrait at 24 weeks NEXT HunnyDu's birth story Show/Hide comments [ 4 ] You know that kid on the right is totally thinking, "Their first album was way better than this new material." Reply I'm partial to the one on the left (in the back). First of all I like his shirt, but I know he's probably wondering what I always wonder at concerts: How is it I always end up standing behind gigantic people?! Reply Alice has earplugs, too! She wore them at SXSW when she was 8 months old. A must for every music-loving baby with music-loving parents. (And I might add, I got the idea for baby earplugs at a concert in Seattle, of course, back when my husband and I were dating.) Reply great photo! Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.