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Who Won The Seattle Rock Rumble?!

When we imagined a bracketed challenge of the greatest Seattle bands, we thought surely it would end with one of the biggies – Nirvana, Alice In Chains, Soundgarden, Jimi Hendrix, Pearl Jam. But in the first ever Seattle Rock Rumble, a Cinderella story played out. Congratulations to Seattle’s own...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Wanna Walk With Me?

Rockaholics, you are cordially invited to join the KISW team I'm captaining for Walk MS: Snohomish County this Saturday April 8th! We'll be meeting at Tulalip Amphitheatre around 9am, and the walk begins at 10, where we'll embark on a 2.4 mile walk decked out in orange to raise awareness about...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 5 Activities That Are Better Than Talking About Politics

No matter which way you turn it seems there's a political discussion happening. Not saying that's necessarily a bad thing, but it's certainly not the ONLY thing we should have to focus on! Give yourself a break from our heated political climate, and try one of my favorite activities: 1. Spring...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: When You Have To Say Goodbye

Every time I post something about my dogs on the KISW Facebook page (which is A LOT, if you've noticed), I am always FLOODED with photos of Rockaholic dogs from all over the PNW. I scroll through and see nothing but loved pooches, sometimes a few cats, and wonderful owners with huge hearts. And...
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ROCK BLOG: 2017 - A PNW Rock year for the books!

If you are reading this blog, you are most likely a lover of Rock/Metal. If you live in Washington State, you are in luck. Why? Well, let's see here... No big deal, but 2017 is looking okay. OKAY?? Hell, no! It's looking f**king mind-blowing! Mastodon , Killswitch Engage , Anthrax , Cheap Trick ,...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: National Something On A Stick Day

So many delicious foods come on a stick, it's no wonder there's an entire day dedicated to the art! Here are a few foods and treats you might consider celebrating with. 1. Corn Dogs . Extremely nostalgic for many, there's nothing like a piping hot corn dog to transport you back to your childhood...
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Rock Blog: It's Eric Clapton's Birthday

Each year around this time I think about Eric Clapton. Nothing weird or nostalgic, just that we share the same birthday, March 30th. I loved Clapton as a kid and when I found out we had the same birthday, I felt like we were brothers. I met him once and told him. He wasn’t impressed. Video of THE...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Rock MS at the Hard Rock Cafe in Seattle

You've probably noticed that the fight against Multiple Sclerosis is very important to me! My mom has MS, so not a day goes by that I don't do something to raise funds or awareness. Whether it's Walk MS: Snohomish County or Bike MS: Deception Pass Classic , I'm always looking for more ways to get...
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Rock Blog: Serj Loves 'Game Of Thrones'

System of a Down may be hard at work on a new album, but that's not the only thing Serj Tankian has been up to lately. Last week, he joined a live orchestra on stage in an arena filled with Game of Thrones fans in Inglewood, California. Serj provided guest vocals for Game of Thrones: A Live Concert...
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Hawk on Hawk Action: Loading the Gun

What’s up 12s! A lot has been going on in the past week in the world of the Seahawks as far as free agent picks. So, let’s just jump right into it and break some of these down. 1. Luke Willson re-signing (TE) We can all collectively breathe a sigh of relief, especially the rockaholic Hawk fans,...
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