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(Arish) King Khan at the Coachella Music Festival in 2010 (Charley Gallay/Getty Images)

Arish Khan On The Preciousness Of The Latest Shrines Album

(CBS Seattle) — While sex-invoking soul music has been the epitome of the King Khan & The Shrines catalog, the band’s latest full-length album, Idle No More, pushes the music in several different directions. The instigator for the changes […]

CBS Seattle–10/11/2013

Rocket from the Crypt (photo courtesy Vagrant/Swami Records)

Rocket From The Crypt Makes Reunion Official With Europe Dates

The teasing is over for the strong, dedicated — incredibly anxious — fan base of San Diego’s soul-punk-“you name it” band Rocket from the Crypt. Frontman Speedo (also known as John Reis) announced via Facebook and Swami Records (his record label) that the hiatus is over and the band will be playing five shows in Europe.

CBS Seattle–12/12/2012

the latest hint at an RFTC reunion posted on the band's Facebook page

Rocket From The Crypt Rising From The Dead?

San Diego-based, brass-blaring rock ‘n’ roll ensemble Rocket from the Crypt has been teasing fans for weeks through a series of Facebook pictures that all but confirm the band’s seven-year absence from the club circuit is coming to an end. The latest image shows the band’s infamous rocket logo launching from San Diego into five European countries.

CBS Seattle–12/07/2012