Taryn Daly Blogs

[Video] Slipknot performed 'Solway Firth' live for the first time

Powered by StickerYou.com Slipknot's sixth studio album We Are Not Your Kind was released on Friday, and an instant fan favorite has been the song "Solway Firth". Without a doubt, this is one of the heaviest songs on the album, and the band played it live for the first time in Chicago on Sunday,... Read More

25 years ago, Tool & Candlebox headlined KISW's Rockstock '94

Back in the early 90s, during the height of the "Seattle sound", there was a band called Tool that caught KISW's attention for being nothing like the grunge movement that was exploding all around the country. They were heavy and experimental. They were psychadelic and progressive. And they were set... Read More

Tool to release 1st song from 'Fear Inoculum' on Wednesday

The wait is FINALLY over, Rockaholics. After 13 years, Tool will release their new album Fear Inoculum on August 30th, and the RADIO.COM world premiere of the title track can be heard right here on KISW the morning of Wednesday, August 7th. This comes just days after the band made an announcement... Read More
 Maynard Keenan of Tool performs onstage during the 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival - Day 3 at Randall's Island on June 4, 2017 in New York City

Staff Picks: KISW's Favorite Tool Albums

One of the biggest pieces of music news from this year is the release of Tool's first new album in 13 years. But some of the biggest music news from over the weekend is Tool's first 4 albums being available on all digital and streaming services. To celebrate such a momentus occasion, here some of... Read More

Check out this weekend's Seafair hydroplane racing schedule

Seattle's favorite summertime festival is back for another year! The commute south on I-5 was a DOOZY this afternoon due to the Blue Angels practicing over head, but it was spectacular to see them back in action! Sure, we'll have our eyes to the sky these next few days as the Blue Angels soar... Read More

Get these tasty cookies at Pain in the Grass

If you have a sweet tooth AND tickets to Pain in the Grass this week, you'll have to keep an eye out for these yummy cookies! Thanks to the awesome crew at Bon Appetina 's, there will be custom KISW and Pain in the Grass cookies available inside White River Amphitheatre - Java Junction has a coffee... Read More