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Rock Blog: Stone Sour release video for 'Song #3'

You've probably jammed out to 'Song #3' on your commute home, with KISW cranked to 11. Now Stone Sour has released the video to go along with what is easily one of our favorite songs of 2017. Check it out! Video of Stone Sour - Song #3 [OFFICIAL VIDEO] We're pretty pumped to see them perform this...
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Rock Blog: The Pretty Reckless Honor Chris Cornell

Less than two months ago, I interviewed Taylor Momsen of The Pretty Reckless about playing Pain In The Grass , which is now a few short weeks away. At the time, we were neck deep in the Seattle Rock Rumble, and Taylor and the band were on tour with Soundgarden . Their final show with Chris Cornell...
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Rock Blog: Stone Sour Tribute to Chris Cornell

Watch Corey Taylor and Stone Sour pay tribute to Chris Cornell last night. NSFW language. Video of Stone Sour - Outshined (Chris Cornell Tribute / Soundgarden Cover) @ Express Live! (May 18, 2017)
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Rock Blog: My 5 Favorite Chris Cornell Songs

I don't have to tell you how difficult today has been. You are living it, too. The disbelief. The sadness. The questions left unanswered. The legacy of Chris Cornell. We lost one of our local heroes last night, and I'm flooded with memories of how his music impacted my life and left a lasting...
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Rock Blog: Pearl Jam Visits BJ & Migs!

Today was a huge day at KISW! Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Mike McCready and Stone Gossard from a little band called PEARL JAM stopped by to chat with BJ & Migs about all things Pearl Jam, Pain in the Grass, and our great partnership with their Vitalogy Foundation . Here is the full interview:...
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Rock Blog: 'Singles' Soundtrack Expanded, Reissued Friday

2017 marks the 25th anniversary of a movie and soundtrack very near and dear to the hearts of Seattleites and the music with which we have formed a deep bond. No, I am not talking about Sleepless In Seattle – that came out in 1993 and in my humble opinion, pales in comparison to the movie in...
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Rock Blog: Introducing Dexter Holland Ph.D

You may or may not know this about me, but my favorite band of all time is The Offspring . They have been since I was around 12 years old, and I bought my first record with my own money, The Offspring's "Americana". I was instantly hooked. Growing up just after the new age punk reboot (circa 1994)...
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Rock Blog: Metallica on Colbert TONIGHT!

If you can't stay up late, don't forget to set your DVR tonight, Rockaholics! Metallica is set to perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert after kicking off their World Wired Tour this past Friday. They looked AND sounded great in Philadelphia! Check out this tasty clip of 'Motorbreath'. KISW...
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Rock Blog: A Korn and Deftones Tour?

Okay, so don't get TOO excited by the headline. These bands aren't touring together yet. First off let me start by reminding you that Korn is already headlining Pain in the Grass on Saturday, June 24th with Stone Sour. (Get your tickets and special tickets to hang with us at BJ & MIGS here .)...
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Rock Blog: The Stones Are Headed To Europe

It looks like The Rolling Stones will be kicking off their European tour this September in Hamburg, Germany. The band announced thier No Filter tour, which will be comprised of 13 shows in 12 venues across 10 European countries, ending in Paris on October 22nd. After taking a peek at their tour...
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