Concerts

Rock Blog: 8 Photos From Pain 2015 That'll Make You Wish You Were There

1. Corey Taylor of Slipknot was looking pretty adorable while holding a kitten: 2. Crobot's onstage antics were righteous: 3. The Backstage BBQ was soooooooo damn good: 4. The next generation will lead the rock movement! Junior Rockaholics were heavily represented: 5. Randy Blythe of Lamb of God...
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Rock Blog: 9 Sunburns To Remind You To Wear Sunscreen To #Pain2016

This serves as a Public Service Announcement, Rockaholics! Pain In The Grass has a history of being HOT HOT HOT, so do yourself a favor... wear sunscreen, reapply, and then reapply some more, or else you might end up with one of these: 1. The Classic: All-over body. Usually late spring, when you're...
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W/ Duff and Sean

In late 2010 Duff McKagan, Sean Kinney and I sat down in a studio here at KISW with the idea of doing a radio show. I don't think any of us had any real structure in mind aside from Duff is the host, Sean is the co-host and I'll be the producer. What came out of that day was something like 2 hours...
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Guns n Roses

I would never advocate taping a show. And certainly not sitting through an entire show with your phone in your face, watching through the view finder rather than being in the moment. Sure, grab a photo or a quick vid for your Facebook Page, fine. Give your friends a FOMO moment.. Now, having said...
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Hang Out with Migs at QFC

Make your way down to the Renton Highlands QFC on August 6th and come say "hey" to Migs and the Wrecking Crew from 11am-1pm. We'll be there spinning some awesome tunes, passing out swag and offerring your chance at one of our contests. Sample farm frest produce from the Pacific Northwest, meet...
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Rock Blog: Brian Wilson Plays 'Pet Sounds'

Why a blog about Brian Wilson? He was a Beach Boy, or more specifically, he was THEE Beach Boy. KISW is The Rock of Seattle. The Beach Boys are…well… oldies, Right? Well sure, that's one way of looking at it, but I offer a different perspective. Back in the late 70s in college, I was coming out of...
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Alter Bridge

Each week "New Blood" turns you on to what's new in the world of rock. This week I'm stoked to bring you long-awaited new music from Alter Bridge! Pre-order your copy of "The Last Hero" right here . And of course don't miss Alter Bridge at Pain in the Grass on the 21st. Video of ALTER BRIDGE- SHOW...
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Alice in Chains

Exciting news out of the GnR camp. LOS ANGELES (August 1, 2016) - Guns N' Roses announced today that Alice In Chains will join the Seattle date on their historic Not In This Lifetime Tour. The acclaimed Seattle band has performed on the massive tour already including it's opening night in Detroit,...
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Rock Blog: See Prophets Of Rage for $9.99

When Rage Against The Machine, Cypress Hill, and Public Enemy have a baby, you get Prophets Of Rage ! If you haven't heard their first single 'Prophets Of Rage' yet, tune in to KISW for your first listen. We're pretty stoked on it. Prophets Of Rage kicked off their "Make America Rage Again" tour...
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KISW Presents Rob Zombie and KORN

Rob Zombie and Korn will be co-headlining their Return Of The Dreads Tour show at White River Amphitheatre on July 27th. They're "Never Gonna Stop" but don't forget to get your tickets anyway. Doors open at 5:30PM and the show starts at 6:30PM. Tickets are available between $25.00 - $69.50 at...
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