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KFIX House Band For Tues 10/28: Aerosmith »

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KFIX Rock News: Joan Jett Gets Honor From Kids »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Joan Jett’s philosophy for young rock-stars-to-be: count your blessings, welcome challenges, find your passions, honor your parents and be kind – but don’t take any guff from anyone. Jett was honored as Rocker of the Year at the Little Kids Rock educational fundraiser in New York Thursday. Jett says parts of […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 10/27: Billy Idol »

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KFIX Rock News: Jack Bruce Of Cream Dies »

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LONDON (AP) – Eric Clapton says Cream singer-bassist Jack Bruce was “a great musician and composer, and a tremendous inspiration.” Drummer Ginger Baker says he’s very sad to learn of the loss of a fine man. Bruce died Saturday of liver disease at his home in Suffolk, England, at the age of 71. Bruce wrote […]

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KFIX Rock News KISS’ Paul Stanley To Guest On Oprah Special This Weekend »

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Paul Stanley of KISS is scheduled to be featured on Sunday’s edition of Oprah: Where Are They Now. In a preview posted on Youtube, shares his first impression of bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons: “I didn’t like him,” Stanley confessed.  “I thought he was full of himself, opinionated, brash, insulting. ” “Gene’s first comment to me was, […]

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KFIX Rock News: High Quality Versions Of Cream’s Classic Albums Collected In New Box Set »

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A new vinyl box set featuring all of Cream’s studio and live albums released during the 1960s and early ’70s will hit stores on November 24. Cream: 1966–1972 includes six albums in all: the British power trio’s 1966 debut, Fresh Cream; 1967’s Disraeli Gears; the 1968 chart-topping double LP, Wheels of Fire; the band’s 1969 […]

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KFIX House Band For Fri 10/24: The Allman Brothers Band »

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KFIX Rock News: KISS To Release Deluxe Version Of “Love Gun” Next Week »

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A deluxe remastered edition of KISS’ sixth studio album, 1977’s Love Gun, will be released this Tuesday, October 27, in conjunction with the band’s 40th anniversary celebrations. The expanded two-CD collection will include a bonus disc containing a variety of previously unreleased live and demo recordings, as well as a 1977 interview with singer/bassist Gene […]

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KFIX House Band For Thur 10/23: Led Zeppelin »

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KFIX Rock News: Ringo Starr Named Shoe Spokesperson »

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Ringo Starr has been named the latest spokesperson for Skechers. The legendary drummer will endorse Skechers Relaxed Fit footwear in a campaign that will launch next spring with a new TV commercial. Skechers notes that until now, the Relaxed Fit footwear ads have focused on pro athletes. It says, “[W]e can’t wait for everyone to […]

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KFIX Rock News: Santana To Perform National Anthem At World Series »

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Carlos Santana will perform an instrumental version of “The Star-Spangled Banner” Saturday at Game Four of the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals in San Francisco, a Fox spokesman confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. Country singer Trisha Yearwood will perform the national anthem before Game One Tuesday in Kansas City. Singer Phillip Phillips has […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 10/22: The Who »

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KFIX Rock News: Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Discusses New Memoir »

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Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry released a new memoir titled Rocks: My Life In and Out of Aerosmith earlier this month, and he’s wrapping up a book-signing tour in support of the tome tonight in Los Angeles. In Rocks, Perry charts his journey from a guitar-obsessed teenager to becoming a driving force in one of America’s […]

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