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Rock Blog: Alice Cooper & Election Day

It's around this time every four years where the iconic election songs come to mind. Cream's “Politician”, The Byrds' “I Wanna be a Politician”, Gil Scott Heron's “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”, The Who's “Won't Get Fooled Again” – (Meet the new boss, Same as the old boss?). And of course...
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Taryn Wreckreation Guide: 5 Stormy Weather Cocktails

As you prepare for the big storm to hit this weekend, you might want to consider whipping up some of these stormy weather cocktails. If the power goes out, you might be SOL on keeping your drinks HOT, but until the lights go out, sip on these: 1. Hot Toddie 2. Fireball Apple Cider 3. Hot Buttered...
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Ghost TONIGHT!

If you can, do yourself a favor tonight and check out Ghost at the Moore Theater. It's been nearly a year since they were last in town. Perhaps you were one of the bodies PACKED into El Corazon on October 20th 2015. Earlier that day they came by to play for us at KISW. Check out the video below.
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Prepare for WIND!

Since a tree fell on my car during last year's FIRST big windstorm... Thanks, windstorm! A photo posted by Taryn Daly (@tarynkisw) on Aug 29, 2015 at 4:14pm PDT ...and SEVERAL trees fell on our garage during last year's SECOND big windstorm... #Repost @999kisw with @repostapp ・・・ Well that sucks...
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Rock Blog: Orchestras CRUSH Rock Covers

For two decades, the Trans-Siberan Orchestra has dazzled audiences with rock covers, and in recent years, we've been exposed to the masterful work of 2 Cellos . This inspired me to collect some of the coolest orchestra covers we've ever seen. Behold these impressive favorites! While watching this...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Cribbage Tournament Recap

The 1st ever charity cribbage tournament at Skookum Brewery was a HUMONGOUS success, and I want to thank everyone who supported the National MS Society by playing and/or drinking with us yesterday. There was a $5 suggested donation to play in the tournament, and $0.50 from every pint supported the...
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Rock Blog: Bruce Springsteen Pens 'Born To Run'

So Bruce Springsteen has a new book. It’s called “Born to Run” – crazy title, huh? At this point, Bruce can more or less do whatever he pleases. He’s in that group of cats with Dylan, Neil Young and Van Morrison. No matter what these guys release, Rolling Stone Magazine will celebrate it as an...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 'Little Wing' Phase of Jimi Hendrix Park OPEN!

Today is a BIG day for Seattle, my friends! After six years of planning, fundraising and construction, Phase 1 of Jimi Hendrix Park is officially open to the public. The construction fences are coming down today and Phase 1 of #JimiHendrixPark will open to the public. Visit today! https://t.co/...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: The Area's Best Small Venues

It's no secret that Seattle and its surrounding area is home to some of the biggest world-class venues around, but we're also VERY lucky to have dozens and dozens of smaller venues in our communities. If I listed all of them, I'd be here all night, so I highlighted a few favorites and included some...
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Support Hurricane Matthew Relief

Our hearts are with those affected by the tragedy and devastation of Hurricane Matthew. KISW and our community of Rockaholics are committed to helping relief efforts in Florida and its surrounding coastal regions. Please consider making a donation to the American Red Cross to aid in Hurricane...
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