THE LATEST FROM KIXI RADIO

Songwriting Legend Jimmy Webb Talks to KIXI

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KIXI welcomes songwriting legend Jimmy Webb to Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley Tuesday, February 10 – Wednesday, February 11 You can’t listen to the radio without hearing a Jimmy Webb song. Jimmy Webb is an American songwriter, composer, and singer known worldwide as a master of his trade. His platinum selling classics include “Up, Up and Away,” “By the Time I Get ... Read More »

Puget Sound Access

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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, January 25 5:30am - This week we speak with Chase Gunnell, the Communications Manager at Conservation Northwest. Conservation Northwest is a local, member supported non profit that seeks to keep the Northwest wild. Connecting habitats is key to their mission; by having connected paths for the wild animals to roam, our ... Read More »

Parker Cruise And Tour Talk

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They’re back!  Kelly Parker and Jim Dai talk cruises, travel, special discounts and share some terrific travel tales!  Explore a world of travel and one-of-a-kind experiences.  Where will you go on your next trip?  Find out more… Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

Steely Dan Announces Run of Spring U.S. Tour Dates

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Credit: Danny ClinchSteely Dan recently confirmed a pair of headlining performances at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, on April 10 and April 17, and now the band has announced a full series of spring shows in the Western U.S. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers’ concerts run from an April 7-8 stand in Santa Rosa, California, ... Read More »

Leonard Cohen Nabs Four Nominations for 2015 Juno Awards

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PRNewsFoto/Columbia RecordsHallelujah! One of the top nominees for this year’s Juno Awards, Canada’s equivalent of the Grammys, is 80 years old — influential singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen. The lauded folk-rock artist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, who probably is best known for penning the popular tune “Hallelujah,” received nominations in four categories. Cohen will compete for Artist of ... Read More »

The Who, Van Morrison to Headline London Benefit Shows for Teenage Cancer Trust

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images for The Who; Exile ProductionsThe Who and Van Morrison are among the acts that will headline the 2015 Teenage Cancer Trust benefit concerts, which will take place from March 23 through March 28 at London’s Royal Albert Hall. This year marks the 15th anniversary of the charity series, which Who frontman Roger Daltrey helps organize. The British ... Read More »

Recording Academy Says Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne Won’t Receive a Grammy if Sam Smith’s “Stay with Me” Wins

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Sam Jones; Martyn AtkinsAs reported Monday, a rep for U.K. pop star Sam Smith confirmed that Tom Petty and Electric Light Orchestra frontman Jeff Lynne had been added to the songwriting credits of Smith’s 2014 hit, “Stay with Me,” as part of the amicable settlement of a copyright dispute. The agreement was reached after Smith acknowledged that his song’s melody ... Read More »