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KFIX Rock News: Stevie Nicks To Join “The Voice” »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Stevie Nicks is joining “The Voice.” She will be an adviser to Adam Levine’s team for the show’s upcoming seventh season, which is being taped now. Nicks has been working with Levine’s 12-member team as they work on material and coach up the contestants for the show’s battle rounds. Nicks is […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 7/9: Mötley Crüe »

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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Gets Honorary Degree »

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NEWCASTLE, England (AP) – AC/DC singer Brian Johnson is being honored for his “sheer inspirational qualities.” Northumbria University in England will give him an honorary doctorate during graduation tomorrow. Johnson will receive it with the students graduating from the engineering and the environment degree programs. “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Boston Drummer Moonlights As High School Teacher »

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WINDHAM, Maine (AP) – It’s not a bad way for a teacher to spend summer vacation: playing drums for the band Boston. Jeff Neal has been Boston’s drummer since 2002. When the band is not on tour, he’s a high school social studies teacher. Neal tells WGME-TV he’s not giving up the day job. He […]

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KFIX House Band Tue 7/8: Janis Joplin »

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KFIX Rock News: Def Leppard’s Vivian Campbell Weds »

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UNDATED (AP) – Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell has gotten married. “My girl (Caitlin Phaneuf) and I got married yesterday,” He writes on his Facebook page, “We had a great ceremony featuring family and friends and the Leppard band and crew. So happy! Pictures to follow.” It’s Campbell’s second marriage. He is also sporting the buzz-cut look […]

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KFIX Rock News: Kansas Singer Steve Walsh Quits »

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UNDATED (AP) – The band Kansas are losing their lead singer. The band write on their Facebook page Steve Walsh told them last week he’s resigning from the band. His last performance with Kansas will be on August 16 in Sioux City, Iowa. No reason was given. Walsh joined the band in 1972 when it […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 7/7: The Police »

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KFIX Rock News: Mick Jagger Reportedly Interested in Opening Rolling Stones Museum »

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The Rolling Stones just played a concert in Stockholm, Sweden, on Tuesday and, according to The Daily Star, while Mick Jagger was in the city he took time to pay a visit to an interactive ABBA-themed museum there. The paper reports that the famed frontman wanted to check out the attraction because he’s considering opening a similar museum in London that […]

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KFIX Rock News: Design For Janis Joplin Stamp Revealed »

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The U.S. Postal Service has unveiled the design of a new “Forever” postage stamp paying tribute to the late Janis Joplin. The stamp will be the latest in the postal service’s Music Icon series and, according to Linn’s Stamp News, it will be available in August. The stamp, which resembles a psychedelic concert poster from the 1960s, […]

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KFIX House Band Is Off This Week, Set To Return On Mon 7/7 »

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KFIX House Band Is Off This Week, Set To Return On Tue 7/7. “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: KISS Featured On Upcoming Reality Show “4th & Loud” »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons of Kiss will be part of a reality show about their arena football team. They are the owners of the LA Kiss team. AMC will follow the players and coaches in their inaugural season for a show called “4th and Loud.” “We are thrilled to partner […]

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KFIX Rock News: Slade Singer Gets Hometown Honor »

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WALSALL, England (AP) – Slade singer Noddy Holder has been honored by his hometown of Walsall in central England. The Birmingham Mail reports Walsall’s city council presented Holder with a silver box with a scroll inside confirming him as an honorary freeman. Holder says he doesn’t normally get choked up but he did that day. […]

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