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ROCK BLOG: THE PRETTY RECKLESS THIS FRIDAY @ THE SHOWBOX SODO

A lead singer previously known for her acting roles as Cindy Lou Who In 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas', and Jenny Humphrey in 'Gossip Girl', joins a rock band at the age of 15? Yes, indeed. Taylor Momsen of The Pretty Reckless shows it can be done..and done quite well. (I do express my INITIAL...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Giving Tuesday w/ KISW!

You all know by now that I am VERY involved with several local charities through events like Walk MS, Bike MS, the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, and Base 2 Space, just to name a few! KISW is also involved with Coats For Kids through Operation Warm, Great Strides for Cystic Fibrosis,...
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Rock Blog: 5 Great Things About 2016

Some people will tell you rock is dead. Others will tell you that the recording industry as we know it is dead. Truth be told neither is as strong as it was in the 70s, 80s or 90s, but at the same time, neither is dead - far from it. Here are five great albums from 2016, proving rock is alive and...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Calling All Nerds!

As you all know, the winter temperatures are here and some serious rain has been falling. Although that won't keep me from exploring the great outdoors, I wanted to draw your attention to an awesome INDOOR event coming up in just a few weeks. It's called GE² , and it's going to ROCK. GE² will take...
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Rock Blog: Happy Birthday Jimi

Happy Birthday Jimi. Jimi Hendrix was the greatest guitarist of all time. He was born in Seattle November 27, 1942. This Sunday would have been his 74th birthday. Hard to imagine isn’t it - Jimi as a 74 year old senior citizen. It’s hard because we still hold the image of Jimi as a kid in his mid...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Walk MS 2017

What are you guys doing April 8th?! I know we haven't even survived the holiday season just yet, but I know how busy next will be, so I wanted to make sure you fine folks mark your calendars NOW for Walk MS 2017! I'll be captaining a KISW team for Walk MS: Snohomish County - please join us ! I'm...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Silvertips-y on Saturday

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Usually by this time of year, I've been to several Everett Silvertips games, but tomorrow night will be my first of the 2016-2017 season! If you've never been before, you should definitely get to XFINITY Arena and see what all the madness is about. Cowbells, the Ice Box, and a...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Music + Outdoors = AWESOME

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Greetings, Rockaholics! Here in my Wreckreation Guide, I’m all about keeping you up to date on all things Northwest, including the outdoors AND our local music scene. Tomorrow, those two worlds collide as Loud & Local favorite Ayron Jones “and friends” are going to be...
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Bleed For This

BLEED FOR THIS is the incredible true story of one of the most inspiring and unlikely comebacks in sports history. Miles Teller (Whiplash, Divergent) stars as Vinny “The Pazmanian Devil” Pazienza, a local Providence boxer who shot to stardom after winning two world title fights. After a near-fatal...
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KISW Presents The Edge of Seventeen

The Edge of Seventeen is a new coming-of-age movie in the vein of Sixteen Candles and The Breakfast Club - an honest, candid, often hilarious look at what it's like to grow up as a young woman in today's modern world. Everyone knows that growing up is hard, and life is no easier for high school...
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