WATCH: Pearl Jam (then Mookie Blaylock) played their 1st Seattle show 28 years ago

It was this day back in 1990 that Seattle got their first taste of Pearl Jam, known then as Mookie Blaylock. Their first gig took place at the Off Ramp for a crowd of about 300 people. Video of 'Mookie Blaylock' [Pearl Jam> First Show (22/10/1990) Nearly three decades years later...
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Get out and support these local bands all weekend

Powered by As another weekend grabs hold of us, the local scene is bursting with good times! Friday night in Everett, head to Tony V's Garage for Wigstock , an event to support cancer patients in need of wigs and head wraps through the Providence Regional Cancer Partnership Resource...
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3-2-1 Battle! Brings Us Pumpkins, Costumes, Candy and Pro Wrestling with "Horror Business"

It’s my favorite time of the year. Candy, scary movies, pumpkin patches, dressing up in ridiculous costumes and of course the annual 3-2-1 Battle! Halloween bash “Horror Business.” It’s all going down this Friday (October 19th) at the Battle Palace aka Evolve Fitness. Pre sale tickets are sold out...
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Sneak Peek: 5 restaurants you will see at Bourbon & Bacon Fest

Warning: KISW is not responsible for any damage to technology caused by drool. The greater Seattle area is home to some of the most amazing restaurants, and Bourbon & Bacon Fest in Tacoma brings them together to showcase the finest bacon creations on Saturday October 27th. Behold some of the...
Read More Day honors local breast cancer warriors with tattoos

Powered by Breast Cancer Awareness Month brings our communities together in a pink-colored battle to save lives and raise awareness to fight this terrible disease. On October 21st, for the 3rd year in a row, a community of tattoo artists in Washington are giving back in a way that...
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BJ & Migs L&L BAND OF THE WEEK: Skullbot

BANDCAMP - FACEBOOK Skullbot is a Power Trio hailing from Stanwood, WA. The band consists of brothers Jason and Derek Palaniuk, and high school friend Garrett Zipp. Formed in 2005, Skullbot has been playing shows and recording music together for the past 13 years. They have released four official...
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Win Tickets To Hang With Beartooth

Here's your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Beartooth, when they come to Showbox SoDo on November 7th, PLUS you'll win a pair of passes that will let you in early to watch soundcheck and meet the band before the show! RELATED: Check out Beartooth's latest album Just complete the form below...
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This is how The Red Rocker has been spending his birth-week

There's no question that Sammy Hagar knows how to throw an epic party. And for the past three nights down in Cabo San Lucas, he's been showing the rest of us just how it's done! Fans have been flocking to shows at Cabo Wabo Cantina , where The Red Rocker has been performing with a number of artists...
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Get ready for your Loud & Local weekend

This week has FLOWN by, and that means you have a few solid nights of local ROCK to look forward to! Behold your Loud & Local weekend forecast... Friday night, you should head to the Central Saloon in Seattle to see my FAVORITE local ska band play at Skatoberfest III . I'm a little biased,...
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Photo Gallery: Shinedown - Angel of the Winds Arena 10.10.18

Shinedown - Angel of the Winds Arena - Everett, WA 10.10.18 Photos: "Iron" Mike Savoia -
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