Branden

People in Oregon are going to start pumping their own gas and their response is outrageous

If you don't make many trips down to Oregon, you might not know that when you pull up to the gas pump, an attendant comes out to greet you and fills the car up for you. You don't have to get out to type on the little keypad that always has a delay and you have no idea if your numbers are...
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Happy Holidays from 107.7 The End!

You have made 2017 one of the best years! From rocking out with us all night to Metric at Summer Camp, to celebrating 25 years (!) of Deck The Hall Ball, you guys have been there every step of the way when we celebrated, partied, and listened to great music while we did it. From the bottom of all...
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Hot Takes: The End talks Bumbershoot lineup

Introducing Hot Takes, the only place to find out what exactly the nerds at The End are thinking about the things you are thinking about! This week, we're talking the new Bumbershoot lineup announcement ( see it here ). Are you stoked or nah? Find out what these jabronis think about the lineup,...
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Essential Sunny Day Playlist

PLAY IN CASE OF SUNSHINE! We know, we kind-of lose our minds in Seattle when it's nice out ...but can you blame us? We get like, three days a year to enjoy it, so you have to be prepared. Instead of taking a bunch of valuable Stump time to make a perfect playlist, The End staff compiled some of its...
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Q+A: Naked Giants are already melting faces and they're just getting started

Henry LaVallee was getting ready to graduate high school and leave Mercer Island for the forest-hidden Western Washington University like a lot of kids his age looking forward to the next step. That is until he got a call that would take his plans and turn them upside down. His father had a stroke...
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Introducing The End's new web guy....me.

Yo, I'm Branden. You may have already seen me around here and thought, "Who the hell is that guy?" I am the new guy around The End that they say "NEVER TOUCH THAT BUTTON!" to every time I walk into the studio. I am here to write stuff about music, food, public transportation, pizza, tacos, pizza...
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Q+A: So Cal's New Beat Fund blends styles and gets funky

You can imagine a persons surprise when they are sitting at their desk in Southern California when a jar that reads 'New Beat Fund' flew through the window and onto the floor. You and your coworkers are dazzled, looking around and wondering, "Where in the hell did that come from?" That's when...
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The new light rail feels a lot like riding a train to space

On Saturday morning, I got up at the butt-crack of dawn because I got to ride a train. Let me explain. A few weeks ago, someone told me I would be one of the first people to get to ride the brand-new Link Light Rail that Sound Transit would run from University of Washington to Capitol Hill. I am a...
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How To Sounders Good: Polite Canadians won't hurt our injured Sounders, right?

Scroll down to get right to the podcast! Well, the season hasn’t gotten off on the right foot. That may be an understatement. I’m not sure which is worse: Sounders FC walking away with zero points from the first two matches, or the small mountain of injuries piling up - at this rate, we’ll need one...
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