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Rock Blog: 'Kill 'Em All' Turns 33

Widely considered the beginning of the Thrash Metal revolution, Metallica blew up the music scene with 'Kill 'Em All' 33 years ago today. One of "The Big Four", Metallica's super aggressive sound was developing a crazy underground following. Fast forward to today, and the tracks off 'Kill 'Em All'...
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New KORN!

Korn today announced the release of their 12th studio album 'The Serenity of Suffering' October 21. Here's the first single "Rotting in Vain" and it is savage. “‘Rotting in Vain’ was written about being in that black place, being in situations that I don’t like in life--be it relationships, or...
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Rock Blog: 'Appetite For Destruction' Turns 29

29 years ago today, Guns N' Roses debuted what would become one of the best-selling albums off all time - Appetite For Destruction. It was filled with the essentials - sex, drugs, and rock & roll. It was metal. It was punk. It was everything the world of rock was asking for at that time, and...
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Temple of the Dog

Temple of the Dog announced this morning they'll be playing the Paramount in Seattle Sunday November 20th. Tickets go on sale 7/29 at 10am here . Video of Temple of the Dog Reunite for First-Ever Tour
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Saint Asonia

Saint Asonia dropped by a while back to play acoustic for us. You can catch them (plugged in) at Pain in the Grass this year. Check out "Better Place."
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Prophets of Rage

Surprise! New Prophets of Rage! It's their take on the 1988 Public Enemy song "Prophets of Rage." Prophets of Rage is members of Rage of Against the Machine, Chuck D from Public Enemy and B Real from Cypress Hill. Catch them at White River on Sept 10. Video of Prophets of Rage "Prophets of...
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Radkey

Check out Radkey ! Miles, Taryn and I caught these guys at the Sunset in Ballard last week. They kill! They're one of 7 bands on the Another Centrury Stage at this year's Pain in the Grass . Video of Radkey - Glore (Official Video) Video of Radkey - Love Spills (Official Video)
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Rock Blog: Mandatory Metallica is BACK!

With all the Metallica buzz happening, I'm feeling a bit nostalgic about the Mandatory Metallica days here at KISW. Remember those?! Of course you long-time Rockaholics do! Well, I'm absolutely STOKED to report that Mandatory Metallica is BACK on KISW! Tune in at 8pm this week only and rock out to...
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Pretty Reckless

Each week New Blood turns you on to what's new in the world of Rock. The Pretty Reckless are wrapping up work on their new album "Who You Selling For" and just dropped in with a sneak peak at a new song! We'll get to hear the whole thing next week. In the meantime check out this clip of " Take Me...
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Red Hot Chili Peppers

Big thanks to the Red Hot Chili Peppers for sitting down to chat with us. The new album "The Getaway!" is out this Friday. What does "The Getaway!" mean to the guys in the band? Find out below.
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