Seattle

BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 01/20/17

Q13 3 people shot, wounded at 'The Crocodile' club in Belltown; suspect at large SEATTLE — Three people were shot and wounded at The Crocodile in Belltown Thursday night when a gunman opened fire outside the building, striking... Seattle police prepare for marches, protests Friday SEATTLE — Police...
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BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 01/19/17

Q13 Winter weather forces I-90 to close until at least Thursday morning NORTH BEND, Wash. — The economic lifeline between eastern and western Washington is frozen, literally. Truckers were forced to grind to a halt... 'A Dog's Purpose' under fire after TMZ publishes leaked video of German shepherd...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: How To Throw Your Dog A Birthday Party

POWERED BY VISIT BEND Yeah, I'm a crazy dog mom, and damn proud to be one. But I am DEFINITELY not alone, especially in this area. Dogs are SUCH a big thing in the greater Seattle area, and between dog-friendly breweries and off-leash dog recreation, there are endless activities where bringing your...
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Rock Blog: Joey Jordison Never Really Quit Slipknot?

When I read this headline, I was thinking the same thing as you . . . “THEN WHY ISN’T JOEY STILL THE DRUMMER?!” I, like most of you, love original line ups of bands instead of hybrids. Something about seeing the band in their “true, original” form just holds a kind of magic to us as listeners. And...
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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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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Snowy Oyster Dome Hike

POWERED BY VISIT BEND This weekend, I joined a few dozen other passionate and outdoors-y folks in the filming of a documentary by Endless Film Production regarding the potential deforestation of one of MY favorite hikes: Oyster Dome. Oyster Dome lookout has been one of my treasured recreational...
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Rock Blog: Happy 68th Birthday To The Stones' Other Mick

Outside of the great Keith Richards, Rock and Roll’s greatest riff master, there have been 3 Rolling Stone lead guitar players. Ronnie Wood is always the first that comes to mind, and for good reason. He’s spent the most time with the band - some 42 years since he joined in 1975, and obviously he’s...
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Concerts, Concerts, Concerts!

Welcome to 2017! In this new world of the music business how do many of the bands and musicians make money? Yip, tour tour and tour and sell merchandise to survive. So I thought I'd go through my and KISW's concert calendar and give a little shout-out to some bands coming (I'm sure I'm missing a...
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ROCK BLOG: Udo Dirkschneider - Metal God - Wednesday @ El Corazon!

At only 17, German heavy metal singer, Udo Dirkschneider began his music career. Now, 64-years-old and 47 years later, he has no plans of retiring any time soon. His rise to fame came from his years as the frontman for the heavy metal band Accept , where he left in 1987 to form his current band, U...
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