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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, September 25 5:30am – This week we get an update on the campaign to a Coal Free Washington from the Sierra Club. Robin Everett is the Lead Organizer and Doug Howell is the Senior Campaign Representative for the Washington chapter of The Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal effort. We learn that Puget …

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How Happy Are You?

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They say happiness is a state of mind. What about the happiest states in the USA? Find our where we rank here in Washington...

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MUSIC NEWS

The Pretenders Make a “Holy Commotion” with New Video

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Credit: Jill FurmanovskyThe Pretenders have unveiled an official video for “Holy Commotion,” a new song that will be featured on the band’s forthcoming album, Alone. The partly animated clip stars frontwoman Chrissie Hynde and The Black Keys‘ Dan Auerbach, who produced and played multiple instruments on the album. The video, which can be viewed at The Pretenders’ official YouTube channel, …

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Prince-Themed “Dance On ‘Til Dawn” Dance Parties Happening in October

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BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty ImagesTickets for the Dance On ‘Til Dawn dance party event — in remembrance of Prince — are now on sale. The three-night affair “celebrating the life, music and legacy of Prince” is being held in conjunction with the sold-out Prince tribute concert taking place on October 13 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. As of …

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Bob Dylan Releasing 36-CD Box Set Focusing on His Historic 1966 Tour in November

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PRNewsFoto/Columbia Records/Legacy RecordingsCall it “Highway ’66 Revisited”! A gargantuan box set featuring every known live recording from Bob Dylan‘s historic 1966 world tour will be released on November 11. Bob Dylan: The 1966 Live Recordings contains 36 CDs including full-length performances that the folk-rock legend gave in various cities in the U.S., the U.K., Ireland, mainland Europe and Australia. The …

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Grateful Dead’s Mickey Hart Releasing Expanded Edition of Grammy-Winning 1991 Album “Planet Drum”

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PRNewsFoto/UMeThis month marks the 25th anniversary of the release of longtime Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart‘s acclaimed 1991 collaborative album Planet Drum, and the milestone will be celebrated with an expanded reissue of the record that will hit stores on December 2. The original album was the first record ever to receive a Grammy in the Best World Music Album …

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