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KISW Presents Udo Dirkschneider

Mark your calendars for Monday, March 19th, 2018 because you are going to want to head to El Corazon for a performance from Udo Dirkschneider! Udo Dirkschneider is a worldclass heavy metal artist who rose to fame in the 80's with his pure sound and unmistakable voice. Since then, Udo has influenced...
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KISW Presents Decapitated

Mark your calendars for Sunday, September 3rd because you are going to want to head to Studio Seven for a performance from Decapitated! Decpitated is a Polish death metal band that rose to fame during the 00s as one of technical death metals most respected bands. With the new album, Anticult , due...
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Bumbershoot 2017!

From Friday, September 1st through Sunday the 3rd at Seattle Center take part in one of Seattle's biggest and most well-known music festivals. Hear your favorite bands, laugh at comedy sketches, check out art displays, watch theater and dance performances, and even check out film festivals all...
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KISW Presents Diamond Head

Fresh off of the release of their self-titled seventh album, heavy metal band Diamond Head are hitting the road! Mark your calendars for August 24th because you are going to want to head to El Corazon for a performance from the legendary band! Diamond Head is a band from the late 70's who were...
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KISW Presents the Layne Staley Tribute Show

On Saturday, August 19th, friends, family, fans, and admirers are welcomed to once again gather in celebration of the life and legacy of Layne Staley during the Layne Staley Tribute Show at the historic Moore Theater. This year we honor what would have been Layne’s 50th birthday and coincides with...
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Get your Tickets from Metal Shop!

Listen to Metal Shop on Saturday nights from 10pm-12am and enter our form or call in for your chance to win tickets to the most killer shows in town! This week, Kevin and Ian are giving away tickets to Decapitated, Udo Dirkschneider and Diamond Head! Enter to win your spot on the guest list! Fill...
Contest Date Range: Sunday, Jun 25th 2017 6:58pm - end date to be announced.

Rock Blog: Celebrities Further Chris Cornell's Work

Before he passed away, Chris Cornell was deeply involved with a campaign called Keep The Promise, providing support to refugees and children in need. Since his passing, several celebrities have stepped in to further his work, support the mission and spread the word. Tom Hanks, Jennifer Lopez, Serj...
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Rock Blog: 1 Thing That Makes #Pain2017 Better Than The Rest

There are many things that make our Pain In The Grass AMAZING year after year. But one thing in particular makes #Pain2017 better than the rest. You guessed it, folks. THE ROCKAHOLICS!!! Can I just say that I cannot wait to rock, mosh, scream, hug, drink, laugh, and make memories with y'all...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Dogs On Deployment

Living in an area filled with men and women who serve our country, we are all familiar with the reality that deployments separate them from their friends and family members. On top of that, military members are often leaving behind a four-legged friend. Now personally, I struggle to leave my dogs...
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Rock Blog: 2 Charities You're Helping By Going To Pain in the Grass

If you're headed to White River Amphitheater on Saturday for Pain in the Grass - THANK YOU! You're quite the philanthropist, don't ya know? It's TRUE! For another year, KISW has partnered with Pearl Jam's Vitalogy Foundation , and $2 from every ticket sold for Pain in the Grass is helping further...
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