The Alternative Holiday Shopping List

Holiday shopping can be hard, especially when anyone you are buying for can get anything they want in just two clicks on the ol' Amazon. With the vastness of the internet and all the things you can buy, here are a few things we here at The End recommend you get for your more unique, alternative,...
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Locals Only Playlist: November 19 with The National Guard

So much new stuff on Locals Only this week. In the first hour I played new tracks from Jason McCue, Lofts, and Slow Elk. I can't get enough of any of these songs and they will all be played often on the show in the coming weeks. In the second hour I was joined in studio by Seattle band The National...
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Nerd Talk: This Lyric Speaker Brings Music To Life

Look, you can pretend that you don't like karaoke - I certainly keep that charade up... until I'm at the bar with a couple pops in me and a song comes on that I love. Just try and fight that urge to sing and gesticulate - it's nearly impossible. I think that's what makes the "Lyric Speaker" from...
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Locals Only Playlist: November 12 with Freakout Records

Skyler from Freakout Records was on the show this week. We dove deep into the lineup of Freakout! Fest 2017 happening this Friday and Saturday. The lineup features many Locals Only favorites like My Goodness, Smokey Brights , Porter Ray , Acid Tongue, Maiah Manser, Cumulus, Sundries, Eastern...
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Warped Tour is calling it quits after 2018

After 23 years of traversing the U.S., the traveling summer punk showcase, The Vans Warped Tour, is coming to an end following the 2018 run. In a statement on Wedensday, founder Kevin Lyman said "2018 will be the final, full cross-country run" of the tour. You can read the full statement from...
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Foo Fighters announce 2018 Seattle show at Safeco Field

Foo Fighters have finally announced a Seattle date in support of their 2017 album Concrete & Gold. Win Foo Fighters Seattle tickets The Foos will return to Seattle to play Safeco Field on September 1, 2018. Tickets go on sale Monday, November 20 at 10:00 a.m. MORE TOUR DATES ADDED!! FF & @...
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Foo Fighters are doing Cal Jam Fest again in 2018

I have a (healthy) obsession with Foo Fighters ... which sometimes can be a burden when I'm trying to fall asleep at night. The problem is I get notifications every time Foo Fighters tweet, so I have woken up at 2:00 a.m. over a tweet regarding a show in Italy.. hmph. But it's the burden I bear. I'...
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Foo Day Friday: "All My Life" vs. "Rope"

All My Life
67% (12 votes)
33% (6 votes)
Total votes: 18
Foo Fighters. Friday. Combining my favorite F words so we can be sure to rock the freak out every Friday at 1:00 p.m.! The thing is, I need your help deciding which Foo Fighters song is going to take us into full weekend mode. So let's do this! Today we have two bangers up against each other: All...
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Locals Only Playlist: November 4 with Cataldo

The amazing new music just won't stop coming from the local scene right now. This week I kicked the show off with a pair of amazing new songs from Brothers From Another . Then, I had to play a new one from Hobosexual who just released their fantastic new album Monolith last week. Go find all of...
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There's an affordable new guitar meant for beginners and experts alike

There's a time in most people's lives where they consider learning how to shred on guitar, but often the price to buy one yourself that isn't terrible quality seems a bit too steep. As a guy who learned how to play on a $200 acoustic, playing a high-quality guitar for the first time felt like I had...
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