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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, September 28 5:30am - Joining us this week is a group that has been helping the homeless and those left on the margins of Seattle for more than 40 years. Reverend Rick Reynolds is the Executive Director and Phil Vestal is the Dispatch Center Manager for Operation Nightwatch. Operation Nightwatch feeds ... Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

U2′s The Unforgettable Fire Turns 30 Today

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Image Courtesy of Island/Universal MusicOn October 1, 1984 — 30 years ago today — U2 released their fourth album, The Unforgettable Fire. The record was a huge commercial hit and would go on to receive triple platinum certification and peak at 12 on the Billboard 200. In recording a follow-up to 1983′s much more rock-oriented War, U2 wanted to take ... Read More »

The Monkees’ Debut Album to Be Released as Expanded Three-CD Set in November

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Rhino HandmadeHey, hey it’s The Monkees‘ 1966 self-titled debut album like you’ve never heard it before. On November 11, the 1960s pop-rock legends’ first record will be released as a three-CD Super Deluxe Edition featuring a whopping 100 tracks. The package contains remastered mono and stereo versions of The Monkees; a variety of outtakes, demos, rarities, TV and radio spots ... Read More »

Jimmy Page Says Led Zeppelin Reunion “Doesn’t Look Likely,” Is Eyeing 2015 Solo Project

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Image Courtesy of Ross HalfinLed Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has once again addressed the oft-asked question about whether he’d like to play with his old band again and, not surprisingly, his response won’t encourage fans holding out hope for a reunion. Page hosted an event Tuesday at London’s Olympic Studios featuring a playback of tracks from the next installments of ... Read More »

Fleetwood Mac Kicks Off New Tour, with Christine McVie Back on Keyboards

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Fleetwood Mac/Live NationFleetwood Mac was at the Target Center in Minneapolis Tuesday night, kicking off their latest tour — the first with longtime singer/keyboardist Christine McVie since 1998. According to TwinCities.com, drummer Mick Fleetwood noted McVie’s return by telling the 17,000 fans in attendance, “Our songbird is back,” a reference not only to the 71-year-old singer-songwriter, but also to “Songbird,” ... Read More »