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ROCK BLOG: AVENGED SEVENFOLD HAS A FANCLUB

The first time I saw Avenged Sevenfold was in 2003, on a Van's Warped Tour sidestage. And let me tell you, they brought down the house. Well technically it was a big open field, but if you have ever seen A7X live, you know what I mean. And if you don't, check out this video from that exact tour:...
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Northwest Metal Legends Sanctuary Know Their BBQ!

This past Saturday night, Sanctuary stopped by the KISW studio to talk all things "Inception" - their new album being released today (February 24th) on Century Media. You can hear the full interview here ! Not only did they bring their killer new record, but guitarist Lenny Rutledge also blessed us...
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Iron Mike's Top 200 Photos & 25 CD's of 2016

Well as you can guess with how busy I am all the time shooting especially in January each year with covering NAMM ( Days 1-2 Days 3-4 blogs) and my Monsters of Rock and Cruise To The Edge Cruises, it takes me a little time to compile my favorite photos and CD lists of the previous year. So 2016,...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday February 5th, 2017

Cold Truth – Intro/Counter Cold Truth – Rage Inside Dust Moth – Space Legs Dust Moth – Night Wave Dust Moth – Lift Dust Moth – Shelf Life Dust Moth – Essex Substratum – Who Am I? Infinite Flux – Ashes The Exquisites – Faith He Whose Ox Is Gored – Omega He Whose Ox Is Gored – Alpha He Whose Ox Is...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday January 22nd, 2017

Witchburn – Warning to the Weak Year Of The Cobra – Vision Of Three Moneta – The Jackal & The Lion Moneta – All My Fault Compass & Knife – The Setting Of The Old Sun Wyatt Olney And The Wreckage – Off The Wagon Wyatt Olney and The Wreckage – Phantoms Wyatt Olney and the Wreckage – Save Me...
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Metal Shop Playlist for January 14th, 2017

Cannibal Corpse – The Bleeding Eternal Champion – I Am The Hammer Hatebreed – Last Breath Code Orange – Real Slayer – Mandatory Suicide Meshuggah – Suffer in Truth Interview with Neil Lim Sang In Flames – Cloud Connected Gojira – The Cell Gojira – Toxic Garbage Island High on Fire – Devolution...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday January 8th, 2017

The Murder City Devils – Cradle To The Grave Engine Kid – Astronaut The Gits – Second Skin (Live) Guns Of Barisal – Heidran Guns Of Barisal – Vimana Mister Master – Edge Of The Woods Klover Jane – Walk Away Amsterdam – Going Down Po Brothers – Put You Through This Lo’ There – Veil Lo’ There – In My...
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Loud and Local Playlist for January 1st, 2017

The Posies – Brief Candles (The Zombies cover) Mark Lanegan – Little Sadie Skelator – Stronger Than Steel Substratum – Room Of Eyes A Sense Of Gravity – Atrament Year Of The Cobra – Vision Of Three Witch Ripper – Space Debris The Murder City Devils – Press Gang Silkworm – Raised By Tigers Merso –...
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Rock Blog: Happy Birthday Randy Rhoads

Randy Rhoads is widely regarded as one of the greatest, most influential guitar players of all time, although we never had the opportunity to see his full potential as a musician. Tragically, Randy was taken from the world of rock at a very young age, having died in a plane accident when he was...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday, November 27th, 2016

Playing Enemy – Closer To Caesar Seaweed- Oversight Built to Spill – Carry the Zero Windowpane – Legends and Liars Year Of The Cobra – The Siege Ten Miles Wide – Backburner Devils Hunt Me Down – En Passant Mother Crone – Descending the North Woodshed – Trains Comin Model Snake – Arctic Lakes Merso...
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