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KIX Rock News: KISS & Def Leppard To Pay Homage To Military Members During Joint Tour »

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KISS and Def Leppard announced a major joint North American tour on Monday at a press conference at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. The trek, which will visit more than 40 U.S. cities, as well as Toronto, will help raise money for a variety of organizations that aid wounded military personnel and veterans. During the conference, […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 3/19: John Lennon »

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KFIX Rock News: Freddie Mercury Biopic Seeking New Director »

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Back in December, it was announced that British actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher had been hired to helm the long-in-the-works official Freddie Mercury biopic, but producers now have apparently parted ways with Fletcher. Deadline reports that GK Films president head Graham King butted heads with Fletcher over the direction of the film, which is expected to be R-rated. Ben Whishaw, who played Q in the 2012 […]

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KFIX Rock News: Jimi Hendrix Estate Announces Plans To Produced Authorized Biopic »

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Experience Hendrix LLC, the family-owned company that oversees the rights to Jimi Hendrix’s music and image, has announced plans to produce a completely authorized biographical film about the late guitar legend. The company, which is run by Hendrix’s sister Janie, signed a long-term agreement to collaborate with talent and literary agency ICM Partners on the project. Unlike the new […]

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KFIX House Band For Tue 3/18: Electric Light Orchestra »

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KFIX Rock News: Mick Jagger’s Girlfriend Found Dead In Apparent Suicide »

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Model and fashion designer L’Wren Scott, Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger’s longtime girlfriend, was found dead this morning of an apparent suicide in her apartment in New York City. ABC News has learned that police were called to her residence at 10:05 a.m. ET and found her dead. The medical examiner will determine the cause of her death. Various […]

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KFIX Rock News: Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx Marries »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue has gotten married for the third time. People magazine reports Sixx married model Courtney Bingham in Los Angeles on Saturday. He’s 55, she’s 28. They’ve been dating three years. Some 130 guests were in attendance, according to the magazine. The publication states the wedding had a “gothic […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 3/17: Van Halen »

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KFIX Rock News: KISS And Def Leppard To Make “Major Announcement” On Monday »

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KISS and Def Leppard are calling a press conference for March 17 in Los Angeles to make a “major announcement.” Though there’s no official word, a source close to one of the bands tells ABC News Radio that KISS and Def Leppard are planning a summer co-headlining tour, set to kick off in late June and go through […]

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KFIX House Band For Fri 3/14: The Doors »

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KFIX Rock News: Keith Richards To Release Children’s Book In September »

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Keith Richards has already won acclaim as an author for his award-winning 2010 memoir, Life. Now the Rolling Stones guitarist is seeking more literary satisfaction by writing an autobiographical children’s book.   Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar is a picture book in which the legendary rocker recounts how his beloved grandfather helped inspire his […]

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KFIX House Band For Thur 3/13: John Mellencamp »

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KFIX Rock News: KISS’ Gene Simmons Guest Stars On “CSI” Tonight »

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Gene Simmons will guest-star in an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, set to air this week.  The KISS singer/bassist will play — guess what? — a rock star on the crime drama, accused of murder.  In the hammy trailer for the show, Simmons is questioned by detectives for slaying a groupie and growls, “If you think I’m a killer, you […]

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