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Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday August 3rd, 2019

Nails – Unsilent Death Corrosion of Conformity – Cast The First Stone Nile – Cast Down The Heretic Pantera – I’m Broken Sanctuary – Die For My Sins Between The Buried And Me – Alaska Behemoth – God = Dog Iron Maiden – Wasted Years Insomnium – Through The Shadows From The Vault Mercyful Fate – Into...
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25 years ago, Tool & Candlebox headlined KISW's Rockstock '94

Back in the early 90s, during the height of the "Seattle sound", there was a band called Tool that caught KISW's attention for being nothing like the grunge movement that was exploding all around the country. They were heavy and experimental. They were psychadelic and progressive. And they were set...
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Tool to release 1st song from 'Fear Inoculum' on Wednesday

The wait is FINALLY over, Rockaholics. After 13 years, Tool will release their new album Fear Inoculum on August 30th, and the RADIO.COM world premiere of the title track can be heard right here on KISW the morning of Wednesday, August 7th. This comes just days after the band made an announcement...
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Music festival in Tacoma supports victims of domestic abuse, youth homelessness & more

Powered by Bellevue Rare Coins It's amazing the impact a community like ours can have when we come together for good, and that's exactly what Music and Heart in Wright Park is all about. Local bands, artists and vendors will be gathering at Tacoma's Wright Park from 11am till 7pm, where there will...
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 Maynard Keenan of Tool performs onstage during the 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival - Day 3 at Randall's Island on June 4, 2017 in New York City

Staff Picks: KISW's Favorite Tool Albums

One of the biggest pieces of music news from this year is the release of Tool's first new album in 13 years. But some of the biggest music news from over the weekend is Tool's first 4 albums being available on all digital and streaming services. To celebrate such a momentus occasion, here some of...
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Did You Notice Slipknot Had New Outfits and Masks for Pain?!

Pain in the Grass is HERE! And we already knocked out Day 1! Can you believe it? Something I found kind of cool, was that Slipknot debuted new masks and outfits for the summer for the first time at Pain in the Grass on Tuesday! The soul is not so vibrant | Auburn, WA #knotfestroadshow A post shared...
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Check out this weekend's Seafair hydroplane racing schedule

Seattle's favorite summertime festival is back for another year! The commute south on I-5 was a DOOZY this afternoon due to the Blue Angels practicing over head, but it was spectacular to see them back in action! Sure, we'll have our eyes to the sky these next few days as the Blue Angels soar...
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Tom Morello Is Coming to Seattle!

Yeah, you read that right! Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine is bringing his solo act to the Neptune Theater! November 6th! He’s calling the tour the Fall Offensive and it will make stops all around the U.S. and Canada. And I for one am stoked! Tickets are on sale tomorrow at 10AM . Here are...
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Loud and Local Playlist for Sunday July 28th, 2019

Syztem 7 - Evolving Woodshed - Lost My Mind Superfekta - Escape Witch Ripper Interview Witch Ripper - Wasteland Witch Ripper - Sucker Punch Witch Ripper - SLU (The Hive) Witch Ripper - The Witch Witch Ripper - Ngenechen Radvocate - Something Controversial Radvocate - Something Vague Wyatt Olney and...
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Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday July 27th, 2019

Amon Amarth – When Once Again We Can Set Our Sails Visceral Disgorge – Necrotic Biogenesis Iron Maiden – Can I Play With Madness? Metallica – Ride the Lightning Metallica – Creeping Death Pig Destroyer – Trap Door Man Corrosion of Conformity – Doublewide Tesseract – Juno Slipknot – Solway Firth...
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