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KFIX Rock News: The Doors’ Debut Album Added To National Recording Registry »

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The Doors’ 1967 self-titled album is among the latest recordings to be added to the Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s memorable debut effort is one of 25 recordings from various genres chosen for the registry this year, each selected for being “culturally, historically or aesthetically significant.” In […]

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KFIX Rock News: Thin Lizzy’s First 8 Albums Being Reissued On High-Quality Vinyl »

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If your beloved Thin Lizzy vinyl albums are too warped and scratched to enjoy anymore, take heart: this week, you’ll be treated to newly-remastered, high-quality vinyl versions of the beloved Irish rock band’s first eight studio albums. The discs, which will be pressed on 180-gram vinyl, will be released this Friday in conjunction with Universal […]

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KFIX Rock News: John Fogerty Reveals Title & Release Date Of New Memoir »

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John Fogerty has unveiled new details about his forthcoming autobiography.  The book is titled Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music and will be published October 6. The memoir will feature the 69-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s recollections about his eventful life, from his childhood in Northern California and his early forays into music, […]

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KFIX Rock News: Van Halen Announces Summer/Fall North American Tour »

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Jump for joy, Van Halen fans! The rock legends have announced plans for a major North American tour that will kick off on July 5 in Auburn, Washington, and run all the way through an October 2 concert in Los Angeles. Van Halen will celebrate the trek with a special show this Monday, March 30, […]

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KFIX Rock News: Jimi Hendrix Park Closer To Reality In Seattle »

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The long-planned Jimi Hendrix Park in Seattle is getting closer to becoming a reality. After a bidding process, city has chosen a company to begin construction on the 2.5 acre park that will celebrate the life, music, and legend of the Seattle musician. The city will now contract with ERRG, Inc. to begin building the […]

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KFIX Rock News: Vince Neil Of Motley Crue Sues Over Control Of His Social Media Accounts »

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Vince Neil is suing an Oregon social media consultant whom he claims has made unauthorized posts on his social media accounts. The Motley Crue frontman alleges in the suit, filed last Friday in Las Vegas, that Kristy Sinsara has been using his social media accounts to promote herself, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The lawsuit notes that Neil gave Sinsara access […]

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KFIX Rock News: Van Halen To Perform On “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” »

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Van Halen will celebrate the forthcoming release of their new concert album, Tokyo Dome: Live in Concert with an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on April 2. According the show’s website, the appearance is a “daytime exclusive.” “The California rockers will take over Ellen’s stage to perform one of their favorite songs as they […]

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KFIX Rock News: Ozzy Osbourne Comic Book Debuts »

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He’s rocked the world as a solo artist and as the frontman of Black Sabbath, he’s starred in a popular reality show with his family, and he’s been the subject of documentaries. Now Ozzy Osbourne is featured in his own comic book.  Ozzy Osbourne: The Metal Madman tells the famed heavy-metal singer’s outrageous life story […]

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KFIX House Band For Fri 3/20: Cheap Trick »

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

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KFIX House Band For Thurs 3/19: Ozzy Osbourne »

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

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KFIX Rock News: Bon Jovi Named Favorite New Jersey Rocker Over Springsteen In Poll »

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It was a close race, but Jon Bon Jovi beat Bruce Springsteen for the title of favorite New Jersey rocker in a recent poll.  The poll surveyed readers of app.com, the website of the Asbury Park Press, and more than 20,000 votes were cast. The Boss quickly took the lead when the poll began March […]

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KFIX Rock News: Stevie Nicks To Be Honored For Her Support Of U.S. Troops »

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Stevie Nicks has been a strong supporter of American troops over the years, and now she’s being honored for her efforts. The Fleetwood Mac singer will receive the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2015 USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore 33rd Annual Awards Dinner on March 24. The event salutes Medal of Honor recipients, as well as […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 3/18: Alice Cooper »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from KFIX night guy Alice Cooper on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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