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Sum 41 Drops Aggressive New Song and Announce New Album

You know me. Punk and pop punk to the core. And big news in that vein today, Sum 41 dropped their new single "Out For Blood" and announced their new album "Order In Decline" which comes out July 19th! Check out "Out For Blood"! Video of Sum 41 - Out For Blood (Official Music Video) For those of you...
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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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Dave Grohl Surprised Pike Place with Brandi Carlile

Were you walking around Pike Place Market this weekend in Seattle? Well you should have been. Seattle legends Dave Grohl and Brandi Carlile showed up and surprised everyone with a surprise set. Yes, you heard that right, they brought guitars and did a guerilla style show for everyone walking around...
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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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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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[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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The Offspring's "Smash" Turns 25! A Playlist

25 years ago! The Offspring released an album that changed the way a lot of people listened to punk. Happy Birthday "Smash"! It is still the best selling indy record of all time, a feat that will probably never be surpassed, given the current way we consume entertainment. Of course this album means...
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