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Steve West

A Tribute To The Legend, Steve West

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Live Concert Streams to Watch During Coronavirus Crisis (Updating)

As concerts continue to be cancelled over coronavirus concerns, some artists are offering live concert streams to keep you connected at home. Here’s our updating list of what to watch.
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On a rough morning for the Alt 949 family, and the San Diego music family, Jack took a few minutes to honor our friend Steve West, who we learned yesterday passed away at the age of 68. His enthusiasm for music was unmatched, his knowledge was unparalleled, and his lust for life was unequaled.
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Steve West

Remembering Steve West

This morning we paid tribute to our friend Steve West , who we learned yesterday had passed away at the age of 68. The world lost a legend, music lost an ally, and like so many people in San Diego and beyond, we lost a friend. His enthusiasm for music was unmatched, his knowledge was unparalleled,...
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Post Malone

Jack [WATCH]: Post Malone's Nirvana Tribute

On Friday, Post Malone helped raise almost $3 million dollars for the United Nations Foundation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund with his Nirvana Tribute Concert, with a little help from Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker. Did Posty do Kurt and the boys justice? Check out the video and decide for...
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Jack [WATCH]: All-Star Lineup Cover Foo's 'Times Like These'

Despite being separated by distance and subject to quarantine, an all-star cast of muscians including Chris Martin from Coldplay, Dua Lipa, Ellie Goulding, Yungblud, Dan from Bastille, and more contributed from home to a cover of Foo Fighters' Times Like These which also features vocals from Uncle...
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[WATCH]: Dave Grohl Talks Jamming with Prince

In case you missed it, last night was "Let's Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Salute To Prince" with interviews and performances from a ton of artists, including Foo Fighters. Check out this clip of Uncle Dave Grohl talking about the time he jammed with the Purple One in an empty arena.
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[LOOK]: Cute Possum Pictures For No Reason

With everything going on in the world, wouldn't it be cool if someone posted a gallery of cute pictures of possums for no reason at all? Yep. It would be pretty great, wouldn't it?
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Earth Day

Earth Day 2020: A Digital Resource Round-Up

This year's Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22nd will look a little different due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the message of loving our planet will always stay the same. Check out a few videos and a few resources below, and never stop looking for new ways and revisiting old ways of being...
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Jack [WATCH]: Senior Gets Special Delivery After Going Viral

In the best update to a story this week, Olive Veronesi, the 93-year-old Pittsburgh woman who went viral for the photo of her holding up a sign that said "I Need More Beer" updated her sign to "GOT MORE BEER" after the folks at Coors Light saw the story and stocked her up with a healthy stack of...
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