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  1. Mar 21REO Speedwagon and StyxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Formed in 1967, signed in 1971, and fronted by iconic vocalist Kevin Cronin since 1972, REO Speedwagon's unrelenting drive, as well as non-stop touring and recording, jump-started the burgeoning rock movement in the Midwest. Platinum albums and freeform FM radio staples followed, setting the stage for the release of the band's explosive HI INFIDELITY in 1980, which contained the massive hit singles "Keep On Loving You" and "Take It On the Run," and spent 15 weeks in the No.


  2. L.A.'s Mexican Radio Crash: New at ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... of growing up in. I remember a January 6, 1993, Los Angeles Times story that reverberated across the country. KLAX-FM 97.9 ("La Equis"-The X) had topped the local Arbitron ratings with a formula used by all stations in the United States for decades: ...


  3. Ode to Jackson Browne, one of my musical heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... Tokens. Rock Cesario owns Triple Play Records, 530 Main St., and hosts "Acoustic Sunday" from 9 a.m. to noon on KSTR 96.1 FM. Email him at


  4. Why Does FM Radio in South Florida Suck?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | Miami New Times

    Why is South Florida, the eighth-largest radio market in the nation, not providing a listenable station anywhere on the FM dial? When was the last time anyone told you: "Hey, I just heard the greatest set of music on such-and-such FM"? Never! It just doesn't happen in South Florida. It's rather depressing to look at this vibrant international melting pot and discover that no station provides exciting, educating, multicultural, international, fun, and mature programming we can be proud of .


  5. Hungerthon & Radio's Fight Against American HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | Radio Ink

    ... Each fall, CBS Radio New York's news/talk and sports stations - News Radio 880 WCBS, 1010 WINS, Sports Radio 101.9 FM and Sports Radio 66 WFAN - together with WhyHunger, raise awareness about hunger and poverty and engage the public through radio ...


  6. Sony Music Nashville Chief Randy Goodman On Streaming: Adopt Or DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Billboard

    ... to talk about something as old and arcane as terrestrial radio, but a the radio stations you turn to on your FM dial, that's still what drives everything. It drives ticket sales, it drives consumption of albums, it also drives streaming. So that's a ...


  7. Little Feat's "Willin'" And This Is Us: The Trucker Ballad's...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Stereogum

    This week, UMG is releasing the official soundtrack album for the NBC series This Is Us , network TV's big breakout hit of the 2016 Fall season, ahead of the premiere of its second season. The album is a mix of contemporary indie rock and familiar FM gold representing the show's two timelines, one in the present day and one in the late '70s and early '80s.


  8. Marietta to host Ohio River Sternwheel Festival this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 |

    ... As it has in the past, the aerial display will be synchronized with choreographed music which can be heard on WNUS 107.1 FM. The theme for this year's musical accompaniment will feature a variety of music, with the main theme being Due to the ...


  9. Steely Dan's Walter Becker Leaves Legacy On Film & TV From ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Deadline

    From the title song of 1978's FM to an uncredited appearance of "Babylon Sisters" in last year's The Simpsons ' annual "Treehouse of Horror" Halloween episode, the Steely Dan music used in films and TV can stand as its own as a legacy to the late, great guitarist, bassist, co-writer and band co-founder Walter Becker , who died today at 67. His death was announced on his personal website with a simple "Walter Becker feb. 20 1950 - sept.


  10. Keidel: Matthew Stafford Deserves Record ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | CBS Local

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  11. Here's to old rockers and the fans who love themRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... holds up," said Bobby Russell , general manager of Bangor's Zone Radio Group and host of a classic rock show on WKIT-FM . "There are plenty of bands from the 70s and 60s that are gone and good riddance, but the cream of the crop is still around." ...


  12. Classic Rock 102.9 WMGK-FM Taps Legends For VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Radio Ink

    Philadelphia's WMGK-FM will broadcast the John DeBella Annual Radiothon live from in front of the National Constitution Center on Friday, June 16, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. DeBella, along with rock stars and musicians, will encourage listeners to call 1-800-678-WMGK or go to to make a donation. At the same time, the station will conduct a series of eBay auctions accessible via


  13. KeyBank Readies Band, Hair Nation, To Compete at Battle of the Bands, a Benefit for Work for ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 |

    ... p.m., featuring BodyVox artistic director Jamey Hampton. The main event begins at 6:30 p.m., emceed by Sarah G of WE 96.3 FM. The six competing bands are: * Hampton Lumber, Petty Crimes * Kaiser Permanente, Members Only * KeyBank, Hair Nation * ...


  14. The Beatles coming to SiriusXM, 24 hours a day, 8 days a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... shows and specials, including "Breakfast With the Beatles" with host Chris Carter, who has hosted the show on KLOS/95.5-FM since 2006. (Previously Carter and the program aired on KLSX /97.1-FM, which is now KAMP.) "I still remember the thrill of ...


  15. April 18 in Music History: Members of Led Zeppelin and Yes almost...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Tickets cost $2.00. 1978 - The movie FM , which will become the basis for the TV show WKRP in Cincinnati , makes its debut.


  16. commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 |

    ... but you also can hear the talented young adult across the country on T y, Kelly & Chuck's America's Morning Show and Nash FM Cumulus Radio . This summer you can catch her on the East Coast -- and she's also planning another hometown show, "hopefully ...