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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC Drummer Charged In Murder Plot »

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been charged in New Zealand with attempting to procure murder. Rudd is also charged with threatening to kill and with possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. He made a brief appearance in court today and is out on bail. One of the conditions of his bail […]

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KFIX Rock News: Ozzy Osbourne Says He’ll Continue Solo Work After Black Sabbath »

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Black Sabbath may be hanging it up after one more album and one more tour, but Ozzy Osbourne says that he will continue to write solo albums. “I’ve been not doing my solo stuff for quite a while now — I’ve been touring with Sabbath, so I just wanted to let everybody know I haven’t […]

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KFIX Rock News: U2 To Play Week-Long Residency On “The Tonight Show” »

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“They were our very first musical guest here on The Tonight Show and now they’ll be returning for an entire week,” Fallon declared. “That’s right, U2 is coming back…It all starts Monday, November 17.” The host also revealed that the show has “all sorts of fun stuff planned” involving the band. U2’s first appearance on […]

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KFIX Rock News: Fans Of The Who Asked To Contribute Stories & Photos To Upcoming Keith Moon Coffee Table Book »

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The estate of Keith Moon is putting together a coffee table book celebrating late Who drummer that’s expected to be published next year. The book, which is a collaboration with author Ian Snowball, will feature a variety of rare photos and personal recollections about the famed rocker. The goal of the book is to celebrate […]

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KFIX Rock News: Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Writes Music For “CSI” »

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Tony Iommi is, of course, the legendary guitarist for Black Sabbath, which still keeps him busy, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have time for side projects.  In a post on his Facebook page, Iommi says he’s returning to the studio, and has recorded a piece for the TV show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. “People have […]

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KFIX Rock News: Gregg Allman No Longer Being Sued Over Film Death »

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – Gregg Allman has been dropped from a lawsuit by the family of a camera assistant who was killed while working on a movie of his life. Lawyers for the parents of Sarah Jones say they are dismissing their claims against Allman. They say after reviewing evidence in the case, it’s clear […]

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KFIX Rock News: Steven Tyler, Stewart Copeland To Appear On “Hell’s Kitchen”; Sammy Hagar On “The Simpsons” »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Steven Tyler of Aerosmith and Stewart Copeland of The Police will be dining at “Hell’s Kitchen.” They will be dinner guests for the chefs on the November 12 episode. —————- LOS ANGELES (AP) – Sammy Hagar will be a guest voice on the November 23 episode of “The Simpsons.” The episode […]

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KFIX House Band For Fri 10/31: 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: Rolling Stones Photo Book Signed By Members Out In December »

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A limited-edition, officially sanctioned photo book celebrating The Rolling Stones’ 50-year-plus career and signed by all four of the band’s current members is set to be published in December, but it’ll cost you a pretty penny. The tome, titled simply The Rolling Stones, will run you a cool $5,000 to purchase. The book features more […]

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KFIX House Band For Thur 10/30: Lynyrd Skynyrd »

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

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KFIX Rock News: Eric Clapton Records Tribute Song For Late Cream Band Mate, Jack Bruce »

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Eric Clapton has recorded a heartfelt tribute song he wrote for his Cream band mate Jack Bruce, who died Saturday at the age of 71. The song, titled “For Jack, is posted on Clapton’s official website and Facebook page, and features Clapton humming a mournful tune as he accompanies himself on acoustic guitar. Following Bruce’s passing, […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 10/29: Jimi Hendrix »

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KFIX Rock News: Official Grateful Dead Documentary To Celebrate Band’s 50th Anniversary »

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An authorized documentary about The Grateful Dead will be truckin’ onto screens in conjunction with the jam band’s 50th anniversary. Martin Scorsese will serve as an executive producer on the as-yet-untitled film, which will be directed by Amir Bar-Lev, whose credits include such critically acclaimed docs as The Tillman Story, My Kid Could Paint That […]

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