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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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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Palooka & Devils Hunt Me Down THIS WEEKEND!

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Well, it's definitely been a crazy week, my fellow Rockaholics. Between the presidential election and its aftermath, follow by last night's Mens Room Black Tasting Party, there's clearly been a LOT of insanity to report around these parts. I think the BEST way to end the week...
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Mike Hawk's Insider: Top 5 5FDP Songs

Hola bitches, So, if you’re like me, you’re counting down the days until the very special day that is Saturday November 5th. And if you’re not like me and don’t know why I’m counting down until that day, it’s because my boys of Five Finger Death Punch are coming to town to Rock the Tacoma Dome with...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Halloween ROCK Shows

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Although Halloween falls on a Monday this year, this weekend is chock-full of Halloween-themed rock shows! Throw on a costume and check out these awesome bands and tributes Friday & Saturday night! This Friday, Studio Seven is putting on "A Very Ozzy Halloween" , which...
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Rock Blog: Matt Koch Does Desert Trip

What’s up Rockaholics! This weekend I had the pleasure of descending upon Indio, CA for this truly epic rock concert known as Desert Trip… Yes, I said “rock concert”, not “festival” as it was being billed. 6 bands over 3 days isn’t a festival in my book… Even if the 6 bands are Bob Dylan, The...
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