Sunday, November 15

WHAT'S GOING ON (In the middle of November)

There are only a couple weeks left of ALL Request FALL on KJRW.  Here are the current most requested songs:
  1. Halloween II - Misfits
  2. My Hero - Foo Fighters
  3. Celebrity Skin - Hole
  4. Porch - Pearl Jam
  5. Howlin' For You - Black Keys
  6. Waiting Room - Fugazi
  7. Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
  8. I Wanna Be Where the Boys Are - Runaways
  9. Breathe - Prodigy
  10. Suspect Device - Stiff Little Fingers
Remember to join us the last Monday of the month (November 30th) at the Shadowland Pub Quiz.   The trivia questions and Happy Hour food specials start at 8 p.m.  Win FREE drinks and more, where Oregon meets California in West Seattle.  There's NO ENTRY FEE, so Come Out and Play!

KJRW's 5th year online ends in a couple weeks.  You can help keep us online with a donation.  We begin our 6th year with your favorite feature, Under the Covers!  Punk Rock versions of Pop songs.  Punk Rock versions of Classic Rock songs.  Punk Rock versions of -- Punk Rock songs.  Get Under the Covers with KJRW this December and all winter long!

Sunday, November 1

WHAT'S GOING ON (at the beginning of November)

Hey, look at all the folks who dressed up in costumes for the Halloween themed Shadowland Pub Quiz!  It was a fun night of thrills and chills. One trivia team answered all of the questions correctly in the KJRW round.  Scott M.X. hosts the quiz every Monday night at 8 p.m.  KJRW is there the last Monday of every month.

There were over sixteen hundred visits to the station page in October.  Hope you enjoyed the Great PUNKin Tunes as much as we did.  Your favorite songs of the month were:
  1. Clampdown - Clash
  2. What Do I Get? - Buzzcocks
  3. Suburban Home - Descendents
  4. It's A Shame About Ray - Lemonheads
  5. When You Find Out - Nerves
  6. Change the World - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
  7. One More Minute - Authority Zero
  8. We Care A Lot - Faith No More
  9. Song 2 - Blur
  10. Personality Crisis - New York Dolls

People listened the most in the U.S., Canada, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Spain, Mexico, Sweden, Germany, France and Angola.  Inside the U.S., listening was highest in Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Tampa, Detroit, Kansas City, Chicago, Las Vegas and Washington, D.C.

November is the last month of our fifth year online.  You can help keep KJRW online with a donation.  It is also the last month of ALL Request FALL.  Get your requests in now while you can at

Monday, October 19

WHAT'S GOING ON (In Mid-October)

We're midway through October and ALL Request FALL on KJRW.  The most-requested songs currently are:
  1. Season of the Witch - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
  2. All Apologies - Nirvana
  3. Indecent - The Spunk Lads
  4. Wanted To Be Your - Spoon
  5. Empty Head - Screaming Females
  6. Dangerous - Big Data
  7. Paul Revere - Beastie Boys
  8. Incinerate - Sonic Youth
  9. I Was Wrong - Social Distortion
  10. Quitter - The Rhones

Listen for the Great Punkin Tunes the rest of the October.  Get the KJRW Halloween T-shirt
And join us in costume THIS MONDAY at the Shadowland Pub Quiz.  Scott M.X. is Quizmaster Extraordinaire at Shadowland  every Monday night.   Shadowland is located at the corner of  California and Oregon in West Seattle.  Come Out and Play one of the rare INDEPENDENT trivia nights with NO ENTRY FEE.  Don't settle for a nationwide chain-quiz!  The Shadowland Pub Quiz is written fresh every week here in West Seattle.  KJRW presents the music question round the last Monday of each month.

Thursday, October 1

WHAT'S GOING ON (At the Beginning of October)

September was a great month for KJRW.  The station reached its highest rank ever on
There were over 2 thousand visits to the station page last month.

People spent the most time listening to KJRW since last spring.  Where were they listening?  In the U.S., Canada, Switzerland, Spain, Argentina, Belarus, Sweden, New Zealand, Mexico and Italy.  Washington, Texas, Ohio, Michigan, New York, California, Tennessee, Missouri, Pennsylvania and Kentucky were the places inside the U.S. with the most listeners.

And we got to hang out with the Dollyrots at the Crocodile Café in the middle of September.

They are currently working on their first live CD/DVD.  You can get the scoop on that and even suggest a title they may use here:

ALL Request FALL continues on KJRW.  Send us some spooky Halloween song suggestions at  The most requested tunes on KJRW right now are:
  1. Dangerous - Big Data
  2. Paul Revere - Beastie Boys
  3. Quitter - Rhones
  4. Indecent - Spunk Lads
  5. I Was Wrong - Social Distortion
  6. Empty Head - Screaming Females
  7. Change the World - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
  8. Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
  9. Incinerate - Sonic Youth
  10. Look Back and Laugh - Minor Threat

Saturday, September 19

WHAT'S GOING ON (In the middle of September)

ALL Request Fall is underway at KJRW.  You may email your song requests to  The most requested songs playing on KJRW now are:

  1. Incinerate - Sonic Youth
  2. Look Back and Laugh - Minor Threat
  3. Take Me Out - Franz Ferdinand
  4. I Was Wrong - Social Distortion
  5. Change the World - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
  6. Human Fly - Cramps
  7. Know Your Rights - Clash
  8. Tighten Up - Black Keys
  9. The Passenger - Iggy Pop
  10. Crimson Wave - Tacocat

Our rank among the thousands of stations on Live365 is climbing higher and higher.  We've been made a favorite station several more times.  KJRW has picked up a few more followers on twitter and facebook.

We designed a Special Edition T-shirt with tfund.  It is not available in the KJRW Corner Store.  It is only available here.  10 shirts need to be pre-ordered in the next 10 days, or the shirt will not get printed!  It's only $20 and part of that will go to keep our little radio-station-that-could chugging away. Please order a shirt today!

Last Monday is a little over a week away.  KJRW hosts the music round at the Shadowland Pub Quiz on the 28th at 8 p.m. in West Seattle.  This month's category is Alternative Rock Resumes.  Musicians who have been members of more than one successful band are highlighted.  Come Out and Play!

West Seattle Herald