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Zags Win West Coast Championship!

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Gonzaga Beats Saint Mary’s 85-75 in WCC Title Game Gonzaga makes its 18th straight NCAA Tournament appearance with the win LAS VEGAS (AP) Eric McClellan scored 20 points, Kyle Wiltjer added 17 and Gonzaga took the guesswork out of its 18th straight NCAA Tournament appearance by beating Saint Mary’s 85-75 Tuesday night in the West Coast Conference championship game. Get the full story on …

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Battle in Seattle (12-19-15)

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KIXI was at KeyArena to support the Gonzaga Bulldogs as they took on Tennessee with your chance to win a $200 Visa gift card and play Plinko!  

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MUSIC NEWS

Paul Simon Says He’s Mulling Retirement

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Country Music Hall of FamePaul Simon is one of the most prolific songwriters and performers of his generation and at 74 he’s still making new music. His most recent album, Stranger to Stranger, debuted at #3 on the Billboard 200 earlier this month, the highest debut of any solo album of his career. But, Simon tells …

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“Mustang Sally” Songwriter Mack Rice Dead at 82

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Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesMack Rice, the songwriter behind Wilson Pickett‘s “Mustang Sally” and the Staple Singers‘ “Respect Yourself,” died Monday at 82. The cause was complications from Alzheimer’s disease, reports the Detroit Free Press. Rice had been a member of the vocal group The Falcons with Pickett in the early 1960s. He originally recorded “Mustang Sally” himself in 1965 — …

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Hall & Oates Getting a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mick Rock/Wolfson EntertainmentThey’ve already been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and now Daryl Hall & John Oates will be honored with their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The pop duo is one of several music acts that have been chosen to receive the honor in 2017. The …

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Elvis Presley Guitarist & Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Scotty Moore Dies at 84

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Robert Knight Archive/RedfernsGuitar legend Scotty Moore, who accompanied Elvis Presley on his original Sun and early RCA recordings, helping to lay the foundation for rock guitar, died Tuesday at 84, reports Memphis’ Commercial Appeal. Phillips Record Service engineer Matt Ross-Spang confirmed the news on Instagram. “We lost one of the finest people I have ever met today. I…The guitarist that …

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Roger Waters Signs New Deal for Management of His Pink Floyd Catalog

Credit: Sean EvansFounding Pink Floyd bassist/singer Roger Waters has signed a long-term publishing agreement with BMG to represent the song catalog he amassed while he was a member of the famous U.K. rock band. The deal covers songs that Waters wrote beginning with the group’s 1967 debut album, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, and running through his last …

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