Steve Stearns

Dope Beats

Hi, I’m a musician, producer and songwriter for TV and film in Seattle, WA who’s been a Sonic fan since the late 80s-early 90s. My musical adventures can be followed at As one of the original “Magnificent 7″ authors of, I’m proud to be a part of Sonics Rising. GO SONICS!


Hansen Has No Interest in NHL; Arena Hopes Dashed?

After a brief message a Twitter a few days ago, statements by Chris Hansen cast doubt on both a speedy resolution and the NHL coming to Seattle.

Arena Music

Isn't it supposed to be about the game? In-game sideshows used to be a brief distraction during timeouts but have grown to be almost a soundtrack. Tell us what you think about in-game accompaniment in today's NBA.

The NBA's Greatest Afros (besides Sonics Guy)

NBA fashion trends come and go, but as you can see here, the fro is for life.

Welcome To The New Nuggets

Will this year be a mile high mess after the departures of so many of last season's key players, both on and off the floor? Let's see.

NBA To Vote On Changes to Finals Setup

The NBA will vote soon on moving back to the old 2-2-1-1-1 format to the Finals from the current 2-3-2. What do you think about this?

Who Were The Biggest Sonic Draft Busts?

In keeping with SBN’s weekly theme of "Most Hyped Free Agent or Draft Pick That Didn’t Work Out," as a Sonic fan we all know we’ve had our share of busted hopes. Join us as we revisit those lackluster signings of yesteryear ...

Times, get with the times.

The echo chamber that is the Seattle Times Editorial Board continues its slow death spiral, preaching to an ever-dwindling number of readers.

King County All Star Softball Classic!

Gary Payton, Detlef Schrempf, Slick Watts, Sherman Alexie, Jeff Ament and many more local celebrities will be at Safeco Field this Saturday, June 15th at the United Way All-Star Softball Classic to...

Who Is The Greatest Sonic Ever To Wear The Uni?

Show your love for The Glove as we celebrate the Greatest Sonic Ever on SonicsRising.

Who is The #2 Greatest Sonic of All Time?

Only one more player to go after this; it's the #2 greatest Sonic of all time, a franchise icon who anchored the team in its championship contending era and was hands down the best player at his position in team history.

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