The Eagles had been announced as one of the honorees for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, but their tribute now will not take place until 2016. The Kennedy Center announced the postponement Wednesday, citing Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey’s health. “The Kennedy Center has graciously agreed to postpone the Eagles’ award presentation until next year, when […]
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In addition to the giant balloons, marching bands and Santa Claus, the 2015 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be chock full of performances by a variety of music stars, among them Pat Benatar and her husband and longtime guitarist, Neil Giraldo. Other well-known performers set to appear on the broadcast includeMariah Carey, Jordin Sparks, Jennifer […]
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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Ozzy Osbourne and his son Jack are doing another TV show together. Osbourne tells Billboard magazine they are doing a show for the History Channel that he describes as “a father and son spoof on history.” He says they went to Stonehenge and met a guy who thinks he’s the reincarnation […]
UNDATED (AP) – Former Journey drummer Deen Castronovo says if he had not been arrested, he would probably be dead. Castronovo writes on his website he made a plea deal in his domestic violence case involving his ex-fiancee’ and was sentenced to four years of probation. He says he has completed a drug treatment program and […]
The Tree Challenge A young man was about to play golf when an old gentleman shuffled onto the tee and asked if he could accompany him. Eventually on the 9th fairway the young man found himself with a tough shot. There was a large pine tree directly between his ball and the green. The old […]
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Jeff Lynne recently relaunched his old band Electric Light Orchestra under the name Jeff Lynne’s ELO, and on November 13, they’ll release Alone in the Universe, ELO’s first album of new original songs in almost 15 years. Now, one of those new tunes, “One Step at a Time,” has gotten its exclusive premiere at EW.com. The track […]
How Many Sheep? The teacher came up with a good problem. “Suppose,” she asked the second-graders, “there were a dozen sheep and six of them jumped over a fence. How many would be left?” “None,” answered little Norman. “None? Norman, you don’t know your arithmetic.” “Teacher, you don’t know your sheep. When one goes, they […]
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October is Country Music Month. At 99 KZ Country, Real Country, we celebrate Country Music Month with an “Artist of the Day” all month long. Today’s “Artist of the Day” is Willie Nelson. Listen for a song each hour by the day’s artist. Check the list to know when your favorite artist will be featured: […]
LONDON (AP) – Jimi Hendrix’s London apartment will be open to the public starting in February. Hendrix lived and died at 23 Brook Street, adjacent to the home where composer George Frideric Handel lived two centuries earlier. The Handel House Trust owns both properties and spent $3.7 million restoring Hendrix’s apartment to look as it […]