MxPx

MxPx Needs Your Help for Their New Album!

We are knee deep in the #SeattleRockRumble . In fact, the SEMI FINALS started today. One thing that I love about the #SeattleRockRumble is the fact that we can highlight so many PNW bands from all different types of genres. And while it's the big four batteling it out right now, it goes to show...
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7 Rock Songs for Valentine's Day

So, let me paint you a picture. You did everything right this year, it is 6PM, your girl/guy just got home, you rememebered the flowers, the chocolate, the wine. Everything is perfect. Except you can't figure out what kind of music to play, because every love song is from the 50's. Or some R&B...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday December 24th, 2017

Harvey Danger – Sometimes You Have To Work On Christmas A Sense Of Gravity – White Christmas Super Deluxe – All I Wanted Was A Skateboard Dude York – Break Up Holiday Emery – Ho Ho Hey ( A Way for Santa’s Sleigh) The Murder City Devils – 364 Days The Murder City Devils – Dead By Christmas (Hanoi...
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Your Punk Rock Christmas Song Guide

If you are anything like me, this time of year comes with some mixed emotions. I LOVE Christmas, lights, food, presents, family and friends are the best ever. However, everywhere you go, the same FIVE songs play in every store. Don't get me wrong, I like Christmas carols as much as the next person...
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A Birthday Playlist: Pop Punk Edition

When they asked me to write this blog, my one request? That I could write about any band I wanted. Normally, I try and keep it in line with what we play on the station, but guess what? It's MY BIRTHDAY and that means you get a pop punk play list! Because it's all about what I want to listen to...
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A Birthday Playlist: Pop Punk Edition

When they asked me to write this blog, my one request? That I could write about any band I wanted. Normally, I try and keep it in line with what we play on the station, but guess what? It's MY BIRTHDAY and that means you get a pop punk play list! Because it's all about what I want to listen to...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday October 29th, 2017

Devils Hunt Me Down – I Am That I Am Devils Hunt Me Down – En Passant Grindline The Band – Speed Freak American Wrecking Company – Enemy American Wrecking Company – Everything and Nothing American Wrecking Company – From Grace Dirty Dirty – So Wild Ruckus – Monsters Do Exist Wyatt Olney & The...
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Danny V. Pumpkin

5 (More) Songs for Halloween

While I agree with my co-hort who posted 10 songs for the season earlier. I decided to add four more, (and one repeat!) of the songs that get me in the mood . . . FOR HALLOWEEN! Halloween. My favorite holiday out of them all. I know in the rock community, a lot of you can say the same thing. There...
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The 5 Songs That Got Me into Punk

I am going to start out with . . . this "list" is controversial. I get it. My taste in what is "punk" rock differs greatly from many others. But in that, I hope this list helps you understand why I got into any kind of punk or pop punk as it is. I am very much of the mind set that while yes, punk...
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Rock Blog: MxPx Turns 25

When I first came to Seattle, I was stoked because of the local scene. There are so many amazing bands that started up here in the PNW, and it being able to work for such a legendary station like KISW who loves local music was like a dream come true. One band in particular that has influenced me...
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