Tricia Duryee of the Seattle Times was with contest winners who got to check out the sound check of No Doubt at the Paramount Theatre on Wednesday. Speaking with the fans, Gwen told them, “I beg of you to do it for the music and not for the money. That’s how we did it, and if you ask me how anyone makes it, I don’t know. It’s a miracle. We never planned to be doing this still. It’s crazy.” Seattletimes.nwsource.com has since removed the article.