Author Archives: Dan Murphy

KIXI Music News

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    What’s happening with your favorite KIXI artists?  We’ve got it here.  Keep up with the latest music news with stories updated throughout the day.  Get the news! Read More »

Remembering Dr. Maya Angelou

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If you only know Dr. Maya Angelou from her appearances on Oprah, there is a wonderful yet bittersweet treasure in store for you. For sadly, one of the world’s greatest literary voices has now fallen silent. Maya Angelou died today at age 86. To say she was a renaissance woman would be barely a thumbnail sketch of the scope of ... Read More »

Seattle International Film Festival

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Feel like a movie?  How about a movie that will make you feel wonderful?  Now celebrating its 40th Anniversary, Seattle International Film Festival creates experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. Recognized as one of the top film festivals in North America, SIFF is the largest, most highly attended film festival in the United ... Read More »

Komen Race for The Cure 2014

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Every week, over 100 women in Washington State are diagnosed with breast cancer?   That’s not acceptable.  When we see stats like this, we just want to say “ENOUGH” to breast cancer!  That’s why we’re inviting you and your friends to participate in Komen Puget Sound’s Race for the Cure on Sunday, June 1 at Seattle Center. We can win the ... Read More »

See the Slider Cook-Off video!

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KIXI Radio was at the Museum of glass in Tacoma for their 3rd annual Slider Cook-Off event featuring gourmet sliders from south Sound restaurants and fabulous fifties favorites to dance to from Daryl & The Diptones.  See the mouth-watering video! Read More »

A Little Christmas Miracle

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A Little Christmas Miracle You have to see this video of what WestJet did for some of its airline passengers recently.  Great marketing? Sure.  But much more than that, it reminds us that we all have the power to create a miracle in someone’s life. Big miracles, little miracle, they’re miracles just the same.   In this joyous Season of ... Read More »

A new weather word

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How to describe our wacky weather… Well, it’s a little like Fall but it’s still Summer.  And next week it will seem like Summer though we’re just days away from Fall. So we’ve come up with a cool new word you can use to describe the wacked out weather.  We’re calling it FLUMMER. You heard it here first.  Hey, ya ... Read More »

Remembering Annette Funicello…

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Remembering Annette Funicello… …and wanting to end the disease that took her from us. You couldn’t grow up in the 60’s without Annette Funicello.  She was undoubtedly the object of little-boy crushes with her too-cute-for-words Mickey Mouse ears and innocent smile every afternoon on TV.  Then we got to watch her in those way-too-campy Beach Blanket Bingo Bikini movies with ... Read More »