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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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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Elvis Birthday Bash (1-8-18)

Dan Murphy and the KIXI Street Team were at the Emerald Queen Casino for Danny Vernon’s “Illusion of Elvis” show to celebrate Elvis’ birthday.  We gave away Elvis prize packs and a few lucky winners won the chance to have a backstage meet and greet.  Check out the awesome photos here!

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MUSIC NEWS

John Lennon self-portrait as Hitler sells to collector for $54K

Mark and Colleen Hayward/Getty ImagesA self-portrait of John Lennon as Adolf Hitler has sold for $54,000. This according to Page Six, which reports that the “crude sketch” was done by the future Beatle while he attended the Liverpool College of Art in the late 1950s. The doodle features Lennon at a podium with his hand raised in a Nazi salute …

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Revealed: The divine origin of the Rolling Stones’ lips and tongue logo

Blue and LonesomeThe Rolling Stones‘ lips and tongue logo is arguably the most famous band logo in rock history, and has appeared on thousands of items, from album covers to underwear. Its origin, though, is a humble one. Turns out the artist who designed the logo was a 25-year-old art student, who was paid a mere 50 pounds sterling — …

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Madonna fails in her bid to prevent auction of Tupac break-up letter, used undies

Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCMadonna has lost her bid to block some of her personal items – including a break-up letter from late rapper Tupac Shakur — from being sold at auction. According to the New York Daily News, a Manhattan Supreme Court Judge ruled Monday that Madonna’s former friend Darlene Lutz was free to sell the possessions. The singer …

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Rod Stewart has operation to remove sun-damaged skin; talks female fans

Doug SondersEighteen years ago, Rod Stewart underwent surgery for thyroid cancer. He’s now had another operation, but it’s apparently not as serious. The British paper The Mirror reports that, while appearing at the British Film Institute on Sunday for a Q&A session, Rod had a number of adhesive bandages on his right hand. He explained, “I have just had a …

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Autism Benefit Reunites Neil Young and Stephen Stills, the Heartbreakers

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images A concert for a good cause provided the setting for a couple of surprising reunions this past weekend. At an autism benefit called “Light Up The Blues” in Los Angeles Saturday night, Neil Young announced that he wanted to bring his “brother” up onstage. Stephen Stills joined in for three songs, and then the former band mates …

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