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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, September 14 5:30am - This week we speak with Kenneth Himma, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy atSeattle Pacific University. Dr. Himma has contributed to a new book titled How To Achieve A Heaven On Earth, 101 insightful essays from the world’s greatest thinkers, leaders, and writers.  Professor Himma’s piece is titled The Obligation ... Read More »

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Sparse Version of George Harrison’s “Dark Horse” Streaming Online

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Jean-Marie Perier/UMeWith one week to go before the official release of the George Harrison box set collecting all his solo albums for the Beatles‘ Apple label, fans can get a preview by listening to an early acoustic version of his signature song, “Dark Horse,” now streaming online at RollingStone.com. The studio version of the song, originally released in 1974 as ... Read More »

Joey Ramone’s Friends and Family React to U2′s Tribute Song

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Image Courtesy Interscope RecordsFamily and friends of Joey Ramone have nothing but kind words for U2, who honored the late singer with the song “The Miracle (of Joey Ramone),” the lead single from the band’s just-released album, Songs of Innocence. “I’m not sure grateful is the right word, but awestruck is a better description,” Ramone’s brother, Mickey Leigh, told MTV ... Read More »

Whitney Houston Live Album Arriving This Fall

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PRNewsFoto/Legacy RecordingsWhitney Houston‘s fans will soon be able to purchase the late singer’s first-ever live album, titled Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances. Almost three years after the singer’s death, Legacy Recordings has announced the posthumous release which will include 16 live songs on CD and 18 performances on DVD. The albums will assemble performances from events and TV appearances ... Read More »

Alice Cooper to “Raise the Dead” October 21

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Image Courtesy UDR MusicJust in time for Halloween, Alice Cooper’s 2013 appearance at the the Wacken Open Air festival in Wacken, Germany is ready to be unleashed. Raise the Dead — Live from Wacken is set for an Oct. 21 release on CD and DVD by UDR-Home of Legends. The full concert features 22 songs, including covers of “Break on ... Read More »

Jeff Lynne Hints at More Live ELO Shows

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Photo: Martyn AtkinsAfter he and the band played their first show in 28 years in London, England Sunday night, Electric Light Orchestra frontman Jeff Lynne is causing some excitement by hinting he may be open to more shows. The reclusive musician, joined by original ELO keyboardist Richard Tandy, took the stage at BBC Radio 2′s Festival in a Day in ... Read More »

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