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Rock Blog: Korn - Beating Personal Demons

Korn is too much of an insane energy and presence to be warped into words, but one can attempt to share their insane love and respect by trying. With their 12th studio album, The Serenity Of Suffering dropping this past October, Korn once again reinvented themselves. Formed in 1993 out of...
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Rock Blog: Stevie Nicks Vs Chrissie Hynde

In this corner, hailing from Los Angeles, California, by way of Phoenix, Arizona, twirling a full-flowing wash of multi-color lace is the elusive, good Welsh Witch of the West, Stevie Nicks. And in the opposite corner, hailing from London, England, by way of Akron, Ohio, wearing the black t-shirt...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Seattle's 2017 Hit-List

Although I'm the lone "north-ender" here at The Rock, Seattle is where I hang out a minimum of five days a week! I'm a commuting fool, like many of you. There are NINE things coming up in the big city and it's surrounding communities in 2017 that I am really excited to check out, and I wanted to...
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Rock Blog: Red Hot Chili Peppers - Key Arena March 17th!

33 years together as a band, the Red Hot Chili Peppers are still mighty as ever. With the release of their 11th studio album, The Getaway, they have been touring the world. They'll be heading back home to America in January 2017, after touring overseas. YES, they will be stopping in Seattle on...
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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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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: 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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Rock Blog: Welcome Home, Candlebox!

Candlebox will be home to play a SOLD OUT show at The Neptune Theatre tomorrow. Their tour, Disappearing In Airports , is in full swing, with stops afterwards in Portland, L.A., the U.K. and finally Germany! With two new band members, Mike Leslie and Brian Quinn, the band is kicking ass harder than...
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Rock Blog: Led Zeppelin LIVE in Spokane!

© Eautographhunter | Dreamstime.com - Robert Plant & Jimmy Page - April 9, 1995, Boston Garden - by Eric L. Johnson Photography In January of 1969, planet earth got to hear the debut album, the very first notes of recorded music, from Led Zeppelin. They would go on to become the greatest rock...
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Rock Blog: Candlebox Spends 10 Minutes w/ Taryn

When a Seattle-based band plays a hometown show, the entire city buzzes with excitement and welcomes them home with open arms. Earlier today, I chatted with Candlebox frontman and guitarist Kevin Martin, who will be rocking Seattle's Neptune Theatre on Thursday night! We had a fantastic time...
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