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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Addresses Breakup Rumors UPDATE »

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UPDATED at 12:30p 4/16: AC/DC has confirmed that while the band is not retiring, guitarist Malcolm Young is in fact suffering from a health crisis that will force him to step away from the band. “After forty years of life dedicated to AC/DC, guitarist and founding member Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band due to ill health. Malcolm would like […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 4/16: Aerosmith »

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KFIX Rock News: Sources Claim Rumors Are False, AC/DC Not Retiring »

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AC/DC is not on the verge of retiring, a source told Billboard magazine on Tuesday afternoon, despite recent rumors to the contrary that emerged out of the band’s native Australia. Rumors circulated early Monday that the band was about to reveal that it was retiring because of a supposed health crisis for guitarist Malcolm Young.  But Billboard cites “insiders” as saying […]

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KFIX Rock News: Ian Anderson Dissolves Jethro Tull »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull is now just Ian Anderson. He tells Billboard he wants to record and tour under just his own name, effectively ending Jethro Tull. He says his biggest regret has always been the name of the band. The band’s booking agent named them after an 18th-century British […]

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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC Calling It Quits? »

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According to the Daily Telegraph, reports of an ailing member of AC/DC are leading some to speculate that the band is close to retiring. “The band’s publicist has yet to comment and there has been no official statement from the notoriously private band on the new retirement speculation.” reports the Telegraph. Earlier this year, singer […]

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KFIX House Band For Tues 4/15: The Allman Bros. Band »

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KFIX Rock News: Def Leppard, KISS To Hire Two Military Vets To Serve As Roadies On Tour »

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Now that KISS has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the band is turning its attention toward its upcoming 40th anniversary tour, which also will feature Def Leppard. KISS’ current lineup visited NBC’s Today show on Friday morning to promote that they will be hiring two military veterans to serve as roadies during the summer trek, which kicks off June […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 4/14: The Cars »

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KFIX Rock News/Audio: Lennon, McCartney “Mashup” Goes Viral »

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UK based “Go Home Productions” has altered the speeds of John Lennon’s “Imagine” and Paul McCartney/Wings’, “Band on the Run” to create a mashup titled “Imagine The Band”. The results are impressive: “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Aerosmith To Remix “Dream On” To Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims »

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BOSTON (AP) – You have probably heard the Aerosmith song “Dream On” before. But it’s getting a makeover to honor victims of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings. Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have laid down a new arrangement of the song – joined by a children’s chorus. Aerosmith has Boston roots – and the group […]

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KFIX House Band Is Off This Week, Set To Return On Mon 4/14 »

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KFIX House Band Is Off This Week, Set To Return On Monday 4/14. “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: MIck Fleetwood To Host Chat Show »

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UNDATED (AP) – Mick Fleetwood will chat with friends and colleagues and put it on TV. He has signed on to host “24 Hours With Mick,” a series of TV specials that will air at an undetermined time and on an undetermined channel. Fleetwood will spend a day with each guest, who may come from […]

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KFIX Rock News: Founding KISS Guitarist Ace Frehley To Take Part In Jam At Rock Hall Inductions Tonight »

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It’s already been established that KISS will not perform together at Thursday’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Brooklyn, New York. However, original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley still intends to play at the event. Frehley has told the Fuse network that he will participate in the traditional All-Star Jam at the end of the ceremony. He said guitarist Tom Morello, […]

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