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Shanna Torp

Shanna Torp

Shanna is a contributing editor at Rock Paper Rock and the resident interview guru. She is currently the Owner of SLT Social Media Services and is gearing up to finish her BA in marketing.

Dream Big or Go Home; DREAMFEST 2015 is this Saturday night

The credibility of having walked in their shoes helps the children to trust and feel comfortable asking questions and seek support and understanding in dealing with personal difficulties.

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One on One with singer/keyboardists Lawrence Gowan of Styx

We had the chance to talk to Styx’s singer/keyboardists Lawrence Gowan from the road while on the summer tour with Def Leppard and Tesla. My one on one with Lawrence was just as highly energetic as the live shows are,

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One on One interview with the legendary shredder George Lynch

It’s an adrenaline kind of song, and I like to think that I am driving my motorcycle fast through the desert or driving my 65 Buick Riviera down a lonely lost highway.

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One on One with Seattle’s Own Rocky Votolato

Seattle Sound Live had a rare opportunity to talk to Rocky about his tour and the depth of his writing style and a little back history of his career and mostly the creativity behind the new album.

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Taking it to the Extreme: One on One with Clear the Chaos

Clear the Chaos is a young local band out of Puyallup Washington with a pretty impressive history playing local venues and tearing up the scene.

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WORD FOR WORD EXCLUSIVE CONVERSATION WITH LEIGH KAKATY OF POP EVIL

It just encompassed us as a band, that passion and that kind of cleansing in a way, it brought us out and there is a song called “Seattle Rain” that we feel that could not have been written if we had not gone to Seattle to do this record

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Geoff Tate describes “The Key” and much more in this exclusive interview

Well, I chose that name for two reasons. The first and foremost reason is that I needed a name that will be recognizable to my fans and a name that they were familiar with.

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It’s all about the THC; Big Dad Ritch says that the heart of rock and roll is still beating

If Gene Simmons wants to come down to Texas, I mean I hate to quote Huey Lewis and the News, but Gene Simmons would definitely know that the heart of rock and roll was still beating

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Alice in Chains Returns to Spokane Two Decades Later

The excitement for Alice to come rolling into Spokane started immediately when the event sold out within days of the venue and band announcement back in March. Although, it is worth mentioning the last show that Alice played in Eastern Washington was at the Gorge back in 2013.

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