THE LATEST FROM KIXI RADIO

Creme Tangerine (2-12-18)

Beatles tribute band Creme Tangerine made a stop at the KIXI studios to take us back to the days of Rock and Roll and play us some of our favorite Fab Four classics. They’ll be co-hosting this week’s Beatles Backbeat show Saturday, February 17th at 4pm.  Check out the photos here!

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KIXI Wants Your Opinion

Want to help us build a better radio station? We’re conducting a survey to help us understand how our listeners are using new technology.

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Puget Sound Access

Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, February 18 5:30am – This week we’ll talk about the unfortunate crime of domestic violence with the Executive Director of LifeWire Rachel Krinsky and Becky, a domestic violence survivor and current volunteer with LifeWire. LifeWire is the state’s largest domestic violence organization that works with the community to provide services to …

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Creme Tangerine Beatles Rooftop Concert (01-27-18)

The KIXI Street Team came out to Kirkland to support Seattle’s favorite Beatles cover band, Creme Tangerine! They performed a rooftop concert for Beatles fans, who watched from the Central Way sidewalk. Keep your eyes open for more of their performances! Also, thanks for sticking it out and braving the Britain-like weather, which was fitting for this type of concert.

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MUSIC NEWS

KC and the Sunshine Band, Billy Idol playing Florida’s SunFest in May

Courtesy of SunFestKC and the Sunshine Band and Billy Idol are among the many acts that will be performing at the 2018 edition of Florida’s SunFest, which takes place May 3 to May 6 in downtown West Palm Beach. The disco legends are scheduled to hit the stage on Saturday, May 5, at 4:14 p.m. ET, while the veteran punk-rocker …

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United ways: Journey’s Neal Schon and Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott team up in humorous video promoting bands’ tour

Courtesy of Live NationAfter the recent announcement that Journey and Def Leppard will be mounting a massive North American co-headlining tour this year, two of the bands’ members have teamed up to star in a humorous video promoting the trek that has been posted on Live Nation’s official YouTube channel. In the clip, dubbed “Mission Impossible,” we see slow-motion footage …

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Elton John on writing a song for Mary J. Blige, and being a famous dad

Kevin Mazur/WireImageA few weeks ago, Elton John said in an interview that he and Beyonce might work on a song for her to sing in the upcoming live-action version of The Lion King. Now, he’s talking about a song he wrote for yet another iconic female R&B singer, Mary J. Blige. Mary voices a character named Irene in Sherlock Gnomes, …

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Todd Rundgren reunites old band Utopia for first tour in more than 30 years

Credit: Danny O’ConnorTodd Rundgren‘s old band Utopia has re-formed for its first tour in 32 years. The trek gets underway on April 18 in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, and is scheduled through a June 5 show in Riverside, California. Utopia, which initially was known as Todd Rundgren’s Utopia, formed in 1973 as a prog-rock band, although it eventually moved toward a …

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Grand Funk Railroad joins star-studded 2018 Flower Power Cruise bill; cruise’s 2019 lineup announced

Courtesy of StarVista LIVE The 2018 edition of the Flower Power Cruise will set sail this Saturday, February 24, from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and the star-studded seagoing music fest will include a number of sets by a recently added headlining act — Grand Funk Railroad. Among the many other artists who will be playing during the weeklong extravaganza are Herman’s …

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