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KFIX Rock News: KISS’ Gene Simmons Gives Online Makeup Tutorial For “Cosmopolitan” »

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When we hear the words “beauty tutorial,” most of us probably think of Heidi Klum before we think of Gene Simmons. But the KISS bassist has teamed up with the folks at Cosmopolitan on a new video. In the 14-minute clip, Simmons gives us a highly detailed, step-by-step tutorial on how he transforms himself into the KISS Demon before shows. His pupil […]

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KFIX Rock News/Audio: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler DuetWith Smokey Robinson Released Online »

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Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler’s new duet with Smokey Robinson, which will appear on the Motown legend’s upcoming collaborative album, Smokey & Friends, can be heard online now at VEVO.com. A video offering the full audio of the track, a new version of Robinson’s classic 1962 tune “You Really Got a Hold on Me,” has been posted on the site. The track finds […]

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KFIX Rock News: Aerosmith Drummer Experiencing Heart Problems, Show Canceled »

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Aerosmith has canceled its concert scheduled for tonight at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, California, citing an unspecified illness. TMZ reports that the reason the rockers have nixed the show is that drummer Joey Kramer has been experiencing heart problems. TMZ also says that it has learned from a crew member of the band that the 64-year-old Kramer will be undergoing […]

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KFIX Rock News: Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce All-Star Tribute Concert »

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An impressive lineup of music stars will gather at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre on November 12 to take part in a concert paying tribute to arguably the most influential and famous Southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd. The event, dubbed One More for the Fans! — Celebrating the Songs & Music of Lynyrd Skynyrd, will feature performances by […]

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KFIX Rock News: KISS Launch Baseball T-Shirt Line »

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WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) – Kiss are getting dressed for the ballpark.  They’ve teamed up with Major League Baseball to create T-shirts featuring the band wearing uniforms for different teams with the tagline “Dressed to Kill.” The shirts come in versions for teams from New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Detroit, Washington, Oakland […]

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KFIX Rock News: ZZ Top Frontman Talks Collaboration With Dance Artist, New Album »

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ZZ Top just kicked off a late-summer joint tour with Jeff Beck in Montana on Friday, which will be followed by a bunch of fall headlining dates, but some interesting new musical projects also are on the horizon for the Texas trio. Frontman Billy Gibbons tells Billboard that he recently took part in a unique collaboration with French electronic-dance-music artist and producer David […]

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KFIX Rock News: Ground Broken On Seattle Park Honoring Jimi Hendrix »

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The plan to create a park honoring Jimi Hendrix located in his hometown of Seattle is moving forward.  A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently that was attended by the late guitar legend’s sister, Janie Hendrix, along with some city officials and other local luminaries. The event, which came more than three years after plans for the park first […]

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KFIX Rock News: Former KISS Guitarist To Sit In With “Tonight Show” Band »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley will sit in with The Roots on Tuesday’s edition of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” His new album, “Space Invader,” comes out August 19. The disc is the guitarist’s first project since 2009’s “Anomaly”. It features new music plus a cover of “The Joker” by The […]

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KFIX House Band For Fri 8/8: Fleetwood Mac »

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

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KFIX Rock News: Montana Mountain Named After Paul McCartney »

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To celebrate Paul McCartney’s concert this past Tuesday at Washington-Grizzly Stadium in Missoula, Montana, the city and the University of Montana bestowed a big honor on the rock legend, and we mean big! Mount Sentinel, the mountain that overlooks Missoula and features a giant letter M made out of concrete on its side, was renamed Mount McCartney for […]

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KFIX House Band For Thurs 8/7: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers »

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KFIX Rock News: The Who Are Looking For Rare Recordings »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Who probably would not have appreciated anyone who bootlegged their concerts back in the day. Now they want those recordings. The Who have put out a call to fans and collectors for rare and lost recordings of the band throughout their 50-year career. They’re looking for home movies, rare radio […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 8/6: The Eagles »

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