THE LATEST FROM KIXI RADIO

Frank Sinatra Jr. Talks To KIXI

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KIXI welcomes Frank Sinatra Jr. to Little Creek Casino November 13th.  Frank Jr. talked with KIXI Radio’s Dan Murphy about his musical career and working in the shadow of Frank Sinatra Sr.  To hear the interview  Click here. Read More »

Show Your Love of Radio Theatre

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Do you love the great classic and contemporary Radio Theatre programs on KIXI? Whether you call it Radio Theatre or Audio Drama, there's an online petition to have the White House proclaim October 30th as National Audio Drama Day. Read More »

Puget Sound Access

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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues.   Sunday, November 16 5:30am - Conservation Northwest has been connecting and protecting old growth and other wild areas from the Washington Coast to the BC Rockies, to benefit both people and wildlife for 20 years. The discussion ranges from how to advocate for protection to the return of wolves and other ... Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

Billy Joel Honored with Gershwin Prize for Popular Song

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Kris Connor/Getty ImagesBilly Joel was honored Wednesday night in Washington, D.C. by the Library of Congress with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. A number of artists were on hand at the Daughters of the American Revolution Constitution Hall to perform classics from the Billy Joel songbook. Tony Bennett crooned “New York State of Mind,” Josh Groban sang out “She’s ... Read More »

“What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” Singer Jimmy Ruffin Dead at 78

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Ron Howard/RedfernsJimmy Ruffin, the Motown crooner best known for his 1966 hit “What Becomes of the Brokenhearted,” died Monday in a Las Vegas hospital. He was 78. The Detroit Free Press reports that the singer had been hospitalized in September, and developed pneumonia and other complications while being treated. Ruffin’s daughter Philicia told the newspaper that an official cause of ... Read More »

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons Performs at Unveiling of Vaclav Havel Statue at US Capitol

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Image Courtesy of Edouard CurchodZZ Top‘s Billy Gibbons brought some Texas blues to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday when he performed at an unveiling ceremony for a bust of late Czech President Vaclav Havel. The Washington Post reports that event took place at the Capitol’s Statuary Hall. Speaker of the House John Boehner introduced Gibbons, noting that ... Read More »

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