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[Video] #Pain2019 band Pound melts a guy's face (and mind)

If you plan on getting to Pain in the Grass early on Saturday, August 3rd, consider yourself warned - your face may be melted when Pound takes the stage. This was certainly the case for a showgoer at a recent Pound gig: A reminder to rock at your own risk, Rockaholics! This Seattle-based...
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Scope out these Loud & Local bands this weekend

The work week has FLOWN by and it's time to get back to a local rock show! Check out these awesome bands all weekend long... The fun actually kicks off TONIGHT for the Best of the NW Tributes in our area! Stargazer - Mother Love Bone Tribute plays the Little Creek Casino this evening, then...
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Chad Smith, Taylor Hawkins to join Mike McCready's CCFA Benefit

The announcement came via Facebook today. Taylor Hawkins from Foo Fighters will join Chad Smith from Red Hot CHili Peppers at the Flight to Mars shows at the Showbox in May. After a hiatus in 2018, Flight to Mars, a tribute to 1970s English heavy rockers UFO featuring Pearl Jam guitarist Mike...
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Sammy Hagar says he initially feared Alice in Chains

Powered by StickerYou.com. The Red Rocker recently admitted that the grunge movement made him quite insecure when hair bands were on their way out and bands like Alice in Chains were moving in. He was so worried about the future of Van Halen that he invited AIC to open for them on tour for a little...
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Meet the women rocking Pain in the Grass

Rockaholics all over the PNW are FIRED UP about three days of rocking at White River Amphitheatre with a 20-band line-up. Of those 20 bands, FOUR feature kick ass women who rock, and you won't want to miss their sets. Maria Brink of In This Moment has become one of the most talked about female...
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[Listen] Stitched Up Heart release new single 'Lost' feat. Sully Erna

We've been thirsty for new music from Pain in the Grass alumni Stitched Up Heart, so we're pumped to know they teamed up with Godsmack frontman Sully Erna on a new song called 'Lost'. Check it out! Video of Stitched Up Heart - Lost (Audio) ft. Sully Erna The band will spend five dates on tour with...
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Members of Pearl Jam are serving as Record Store Day Ambassadors

Powered by StickerYou.com When it came to choosing an Ambassador for Record Store Day 2019, Pearl Jam was without a doubt one of the best possible fits. With a history deeply rooted in the record stores of Seattle and beyond, there is no band more deserving of the honor. Video of Pearl Jam - 2019...
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[Video]: Watch A Guy Shred An Iron Maiden Medley On A Triple Neck Guitar

Up the irons, Rockaholics! Luca Stricagnoli covers Iron Maiden in a way you've never seen or heard before - on an acoustic, triple-neck guitar! Video of Iron Maiden on a Triple Neck Guitar - Luca Stricagnoli For more of his work, visit his YouTube Channel or follow him on Facebook ! KISW Presents...
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Get to know the FIVE local bands playing Pain in the Grass

It's a pretty magical time for local Seattle rock with a TON of powerhouse bands playing every weekend in every local club. KISW is proud to showcase FIVE of these bands at Pain in the Grass this summer, and if you don't know them already, you should definitely pay attention. On Tuesday, July 30th...
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[Listen] Chester Bennington's isolated vocals from 'One More Light'

One of the last songs Chester Bennington recorded with Linkin Park was 'One More Light', the title track from his final album with the band, and an isolated recording of the vocal track has recently been uncovered. Video of Linkin Park - One More Light (Chester Vocals Only) The song was written in...
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