2016 IBC champions

Congratulations to Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons! They’re the winners of the International Blues Challenge in Memphis. This isn’t the first time the Washington Blues... Read more

$1 million

Radio station KPLU has passed $1 million in its drive to be a public owned station. Great news, but it’s far from over. They need... Read more

Tix to harmonica blowout

KPLU’s free tickets contest this month features Mark Hummel‘s 25th Annual Blues Harmonica Blowout. Joining Hummel are Curtis Salgado and Charlie Musslewhite, among others. There... Read more

New tunnel delay

The Downtown tunnel is stalling once more, this time under the order of Gov. Jay Inslee. Why is this important? Every disruption and delay breathes... Read more

3 months royalties: $11?

Streaming is great. You can play music buffet-style, and only keep what you like. But as Walter Trout is finding out, it doesn’t pay the... Read more