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Alice in Chains announce Seattle show & release new video to celebrate

Alice in Chains added a homecoming show on September 20th at WAMU Theater to close out their Rainier Fog tour, with tickets on sale Friday . On top of this monster announcement, the band released a very PNW video for "Rainier Fog", the title track off of their sixth studio album. Check it out! How...
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Watch Marilyn Manson share the stage w/ L.A. supergroup Hollywood Vampires

Powered by StickerYou.com. Hollywood Vampires is comprised of Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, and this group has been known to invite other superstars up on stage to jam. © Sean Logan/The Republic At a recent show at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, Marilyn Manson joined the supergroup...
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WATCH: Taryn & Ted test their Game of Thrones knowledge on New Day NW

Our KISW family absolutely LOVES to have fun with our friends at New Day NW, and starting my morning with Margaret Larson is always a pleasure! I love to nerd-out on my Game of Thrones obsession, and today the show opened with a game of Heads Up!, and Ted was my partner in crime. I should preface...
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50 years ago, Led Zeppelin played atop a floating stage on Green Lake

It's been nearly 50 years since Seattle's Aqua Theatre operated on Green Lake, and one of the final performances came from Led Zeppelin on May 11, 1969. At the time, Led Zeppelin was a new band on the rise, just months before the release of Led Zeppelin II . But as you can see from their setlist,...
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A Metallica Tribute to the north & Radfest to the south

Another Loud & Local weekend has arrived, Rockaholics, and this one is going to be MASSIVE. Friday night, you'll want to check out Blistered Earth at Tony V's Garage in Everett. They SLAY Metallica, especially their earliest material with Cliff Burton. Tickets are $15! Related Content:...
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5 Seattle Beer Week events you need to check out

Seattle Beer Week kicks off May 9th and runs through May 19th, and with multiple events happening every day and for all palettes, you'll find fun that's right up your alley. Here are 5 Seattle Beer Week happenings that have me all sorts of fired up! 1. Battle of the Beer Bands at Conor Byrnes Pub...
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#SaveTheShowbox: What's next and how you can help

Mark your calendar for June 5th, Rockaholics. The landmark nomination meeting to help Save The Showbox has been set for June 5th at City Hall. According to a post from Historic Seattle , the organization fighting tirelessly to protect and preserve this and other Seattle landmarks, the meeting will...
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Dave Grohl played the drums at the Ronnie James Dio Tribute

Did you know Dave Grohl and Ronnie James Dio used to be neighbors? At the 5th Annual Ride For Ronnie on Sunday, May 5th, Mr. Grohl hopped behind the drum kit for impromptu covers of Motörhead and Thin Lizzy, mentioning that the late Ronnie James Dio used to live right down the street from him...
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Seattle street artist brings cutouts to iconic local spots, creating beautiful art

Rudy Willingham doesn't use paint or clay or metals to create his art - he uses crafty cutouts and the stunning beauty of the PNW to create extraordinary visuals. From Pike Place Market and the UW Cherry Blossoms to the Space Needle and the Skagit Valley Tulips, his ability to manipulate our...
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Amazon will match your donation to Mary's Place through May 8th

KISW and the Rock Girls jumped at the opportunity to partner with Mary's Place this year, an incredible local organization that believes no one's child should sleep outside. Their work has helped countless families on their journey out of homelessness, keeping them together, inside and safe when...
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