Anniversary

3000th Party Planning

Hola Bitcholas, I posted about our 14th anniversary show last week. Actually, that's a bit of a misnomer; we discovered that last Friday was the 14th anniversary...we had no idea...but when we found out, we were kinda proud and felt the need to reflect. Anyway, I posted as much in the blog and the...
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Anniversary Snuggle?

Hola Bitcholas, Today happens to be the 14th Anniversary of the Mens Room. Miles, Ted and I landed in Seattle on this day in 2005 to start our show. So, here we are, 2978 shows later, wondering where the time has gone. It doesn't feel like 14 years. 14 years sounds like a long time, and I suppose...
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Rock Blog: MxPx Turns 25

When I first came to Seattle, I was stoked because of the local scene. There are so many amazing bands that started up here in the PNW, and it being able to work for such a legendary station like KISW who loves local music was like a dream come true. One band in particular that has influenced me...
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Rock Blog: The Ramones Turn 40

It would be reasonable to say that Punk Rock began in earnest in Tacoma when the amazing Sonics released “The Witch” in 1964. But the genre's roots in America began as a true musical art form in the 70s and early 80s. It was very different city to city. Los Angeles had The Germs and X, DC had Bad...
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