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KFIX Rock News: Final Grateful Dead Show Will Not Allow Camping »

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CHICAGO (AP) – Deadheads will not be allowed to camp for the final Grateful Dead shows in Chicago in July. Soldier Field spokesman Luca Serra tells The Chicago Tribune the requests from fans for overnight permits for parking lots were denied for safety reasons. Serra says there will be increased security for traffic management. Soldier […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 3/4: Fleetwood Mac »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from Fleetwood Mac on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: 2015 Rock Hall Induction To Debut On HBO On May 30th »

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We already knew that the 30th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is scheduled for April 18 at Cleveland’s Public Hall, but we now know when and where fans will be able to watch the big event on television. The show will premiere on HBO on Saturday, May 30, at 8:00 p.m. […]

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KFIX House Band For Tues 3/3: Cream »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from Cream on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Paul McCartney’s Childhood Home Sells At Auction »

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A house in Liverpool, England, where Paul McCartney spent some of his early childhood was sold at an auction on Thursday for 150,000 pounds, or about $231,000. The auction was hosted by the city’s famous Cavern Club venue. According to the Liverpool Echo, bidding began at 100,000 pounds and escalated to the sale price in […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 3/2: The Eagles »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from The Eagles on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX House Band For Fri 2/27: Def Leppard »

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KFIX House Band For Thurs 2/26: Dire Straits »

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KFIX Rock News: Jon Bon Jovi Helps Provide Meals »

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UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) – Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant on the Jersey shore near his childhood home. The Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation is giving financial backing to the church project Spoon Full of Hope in Union Beach, near Bon Jovi’s hometown of Sayreville. It lost its funding last summer. Patrons […]

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KFIX Rock News: Grateful Dead Drummer To Publish New Memoir In May »

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Coinciding with The Grateful Dead’s 50th anniversary, the group’s founding drummer Bill Kreutzmann will be publishing a new memoir in the spring. In Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams, and Drugs with The Grateful Dead, which hits stores on May 5, Kreutzmann candidly delves into the many musical milestones and excesses he experienced with […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 2/25: Pink Floyd »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from Pink Floyd on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Eric Clapton To Be Inducted Into Blues Hall Of Fame »

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Eric Clapton and rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard are among the latest artists chosen for induction into the Blues Hall of Fame. Clapton and Little Richard, along with a third inductee, veteran blues singer Tommy Brown, will be honored during a three-day celebration, May 6-8, held in conjunction with the 36th Blues Music Awards […]

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KFIX House Band For Tue 2/24: Stevie Ray Vaughan »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from Stevie Ray Vaughan on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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