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KFIX House Band For Fri 12/5: Rush »

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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC Drummer Detained After Contact With Witness »

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More trouble for AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd on Thursday. Rudd, who faces charges of threatening to kill, and possessing methamphetamine and marijuana, was detained by New Zealand police after he had contact with a witness in his case. Outside court, his lawyer explained, “It was a meeting with somebody he wasn’t meant to associate with […]

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KFIX Rock News: Mick Jagger & Son Set For HBO Series »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Mick Jagger and his son will work on a new HBO series about the 1970s music scene in New York. James Jagger will play the singer of a fictional punk band called Nasty Bits. Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese will be the executive producers. Writer Terence Winter of “Boardwalk Empire” will […]

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KFIX House Band For Thur 12/4: Bad Company »

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KFIX Rock News: Eddie Van Halen To Headline Smithsonian Event »

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Eddie Van Halen will explain what it’s like to be American. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History says Van Halen will headline an event there in February, although it did not give details. It’s part of the Smithsonian’s “What It Means To Be American” initiative with public figures, scholars and ordinary […]

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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Pleads Not Guilty »

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TAURANGA, New Zealand (AP) – The lawyer for AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has entered a not guilty plea on his behalf in a New Zealand court. Rudd is accused of threatening to kill and of drug possession. The judge says Rudd’s case will likely be decided by a judge, rather than a jury, sometime next […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 12/3: Creedence Cleerwater Revival »

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KFIX Rock News: Longtime Rolling Stones Sax Player Bobby Keys Dead At 70 »

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Bobby Keys, the veteran saxophonist best known for his contributions to many classic Rolling Stones songs, died Tuesday morning at his home in Franklin, Tennessee.  He was 70. Nashville Scene reports that Keys’ death was confirmed by Michael Webb, keyboardist in the saxophonist’s group The Suffering Bastards. Webb tells the website that the legendary sax […]

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KFIX Rock News: Aerosmith’s Joey Kramer Will Open Cafe »

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NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) – Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer is opening his first coffeehouse. Joey Kramer’s Rockin’ and Roastin’ Cafe will open next year in North Attleborough, Massachusetts. Kramer’s drum kit from the “Let Rock Rule!” tour will be put in a glass case visible from the road. Classic music videos and concerts will play […]

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KFIX House Band For Tue 12/2: Deep Purple »

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KFIX Rock News: Members Of Def Leppard, Twister & Others Launch Crowd Funding Campaign To Fund Film »

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A bevy of rock musicians, including Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott, Twisted Sister’s Eddie Ojeda and current Thin Lizzy frontman Rick Warwick, have teamed up to launch an IndieGoGo campaign to fund a film called The Bridge. The movie will star the aforementioned rockers, along with and Ministry’s Al Jourgensen and Sin Quirin, Pixies guitarist Joey […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 12/1: David Bowie »

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KFIX Rock News: Bob Dylan Plays To Audience Of One »

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Bob Dylan played Philadelphia’s Academy of Music on Sunday and one person showed up. Rolling Stone reports Fredrik Wikingsson was the lone audience member, and it was by design. The event was part of a Swedish film series called “Experiment Ensam,” meaning “Experiment Alone,” and it’s about people experiencing things alone when […]

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