Taryn Daly

Rock Blog: Metallica Receive Cease-And-Desist Letter

A claim was made recently that Metallica may have stolen a song by death metal band Incubus (now known as Opprobrium) for their song "Moth Into Flame" off of Hardwired...To Self Destruct . Brutal Records sent a cease-and-desist letter last month, saying the song was a pretty close match to the...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 10 Years Of Record Store Day!

Do you remember the first album you ever bought? Of course you do. For most of us, we walked into a record store with the money we worked SO hard to save, and we made a purchase we'd never forget. Our very first album. Whether it was on vinyl, cassette or CD, there was something magical about that...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Celebrate National Beer Day

At first I was confused... National Beer Day?! Isn't that every day? Well, apparently not. April 7th marks a historic event - the day that the Cullen-Harrison Act was entacted 85 years ago. If you're not familiar with the Cullen-Harrison Act, let me bring you up to speed.... FDR signed this law on...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Sno Co's Best Little Burger Joints

As a Snohomish County resident for the majority of my 32 years on this planet, I've stumbled upon some of the BEST burgers in our awesome county. Some of the BIGGEST burger flavors are created in smaller spaces, so check out my list of Sno Co's Best Little Burger Joints: Just between Lake Ki and...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Ski Crystal for a GREAT Cause

For skiers like myself, we are taking advantage of EVERY available weekend from here until the close of the season. Next Saturday, there's an even better reason to head to Crystal Mountain . The 1st Annual Mike Brooks Memorial Bobbleheads & Brews event is happening Saturday April 15th, and it's...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Seattle's Coolest Music Venues

In honor of #SeattleRockDay, it seems appropriate to highlight just how incredibly kick-ass our local music venues are! Almost every night of the week, you'll find local bands bringing in a solid crowd of rock fans at these hot spots. Some of Seattle's most famous bands got their start performing...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Wanna Walk With Me?

Rockaholics, you are cordially invited to join the KISW team I'm captaining for Walk MS: Snohomish County this Saturday April 8th! We'll be meeting at Tulalip Amphitheatre around 9am, and the walk begins at 10, where we'll embark on a 2.4 mile walk decked out in orange to raise awareness about...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 5 Activities That Are Better Than Talking About Politics

No matter which way you turn it seems there's a political discussion happening. Not saying that's necessarily a bad thing, but it's certainly not the ONLY thing we should have to focus on! Give yourself a break from our heated political climate, and try one of my favorite activities: 1. Spring...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: When You Have To Say Goodbye

Every time I post something about my dogs on the KISW Facebook page (which is A LOT, if you've noticed), I am always FLOODED with photos of Rockaholic dogs from all over the PNW. I scroll through and see nothing but loved pooches, sometimes a few cats, and wonderful owners with huge hearts. And...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: National Something On A Stick Day

So many delicious foods come on a stick, it's no wonder there's an entire day dedicated to the art! Here are a few foods and treats you might consider celebrating with. 1. Corn Dogs . Extremely nostalgic for many, there's nothing like a piping hot corn dog to transport you back to your childhood...
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