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You Call it a WHAT?

Hola Bitcholas, Today was an interesting show. We asked, "When was the last time you or someone else said, 'I've never heard it called that before'? We were inspired by a woman who posted to Twitter, a story about how she had to figure out what her 5-year-old daughter meant when she mentioned a '... Read More

Hey Tacoma! We need YOU to help Boxers in need find loving homes.

Powered by Northwest Boxer Rescue believes that every Boxer deserves a chance to live a happy life in a loving home, and Saturday July 21st, they are hosting a Texas BBQ Dinner & Auction Fundraiser in Tacoma to fuel that mission. Supporters will enjoy Brisket, Pulled Pork, Ribs... Read More
Ronnie James Dio performs on stage with Heaven and Hell

Ronnie James Dio Tour Artifacts Up For Auction

On September 14 and 15, heavy metal lovers will get their shot at owning a piece of music history. The estate of rock icon Ronnie James Dio is holding an auction in New York’s Hard Rock Café with a career-spanning array of items available for purchase. Items from his time with Rainbow , Black... Read More
Lzzy Hale, Eric Church, Halestorm

Halestorm Share Sultry Track “Do Not Disturb”

Halestorm ’s upcoming album, Vicious , is due in just one short week. Ahead of their July 27 release, the band has shared the grooving track “Do Not Disturb.” RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: Halestorm's Arejay Hale Has the Jokes Slightly simplified instrumentals mesh perfectly with lead singer Lzzy Hale ’s... Read More
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs on stage at the Tokyo leg of the Live Earth series of concerts, at Makuhari Messe, Chiba on July 7, 2007 in Tokyo, Japan.

Remembering Chester Bennington One Year Later

One year ago today, July 20th, 2017, Chester Bennington , vocalist for Linkin Park , was lost to suicide. Bennington's death has since helped shine a light on mental health all across the music world, as did the death of Bennington's close friend, Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (who would have... Read More

Questionable Fashion Choices this happened today... Yeah...apparently he's doing this because he's seeing Return of the Living Dead...but...this isn't the first time our boy Uncle Chris has had questionable fashion choices. Umm.... Bro.... What the hell Chris?! To be fair, I'm not one to talk though... So angsty... Read More

Rich Vos at the Tacoma Comedy Club

We are not exaggerating we always have a blast when our buddy Rich Vos comes on the show. He is the MASTER roaster! Seriously, here he is making fun of Uncle Chris's weird new hair do: You're not going to want to miss him at The Tacoma Comedy Club this weekend. Get your tickets HERE! Check out the... Read More

Beyond The Music: A Story About Chris Cornell's Kindness

In honor of Chris Cornell’s birthday, I’m gonna talk about the first day I seriously considered radio as a career option: August 23rd, 2003. Lollapalooza at White River Amphitheater. Audioslave played. Watching Chris Cornell hit those notes and own that crowd was a thing of beauty. That day, I knew... Read More

Our Favorite Chris Cornell Moments at KISW

Today (Friday July 20th) would have been Chris Cornell's 54th birthday. I thought rather than rehashing the same heartbreaking story of his untimely passing I would find some great moments we had with Chris here at KISW over the years and share those instead. Chris and KISW have a long, rich... Read More