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KFIX Rock News: KISS Announces Las Vegas Residency »

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No big surprise here to anyone who’s been paying attention: KISS will indeed play a residency in Las Vegas. The band announced on their Facebook page that they’ve signed a deal with the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel to perform nine shows there this November at the resort’s music venue, The Joint. Dubbed KISS Rocks Vegas, the show follows similar […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: No Garth Concerts in Ireland, Chicago First on US Tour »

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“I just received the news the Dublin City Council cannot change their earlier ruling to not allow licenses for all five shows,” Garth Brooks says in a statement released Monday. “So it is with a broken heart, I announce the ticket refunds for the event will go as posted by Ticketmaster.” Originally slated to start today, […]

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KFIX Rock News: Lita Ford Prepares Memoir »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Lita Ford is telling her life story, even the parts she kept hidden for so long. Ford has written an autobiography called “Living Like A Runaway: A Memoir.” Ford will tell her story about joining The Runaways at the age of 16, working with Ozzy Osbourne and being a female in […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 7/15/14 »

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Ticket To Ride “What am I supposed to do with this?” grumbled a motorist as the policeman handed him a speeding ticket.  ”Keep it,” the cop said. “When you collect four of them, you get a bicycle.”     Join fans of 99 KZ Country on Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/99KZCountry      

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KFIX House Band For Tue 7/15: The Cars »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from The Cars on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Pat Benatar & Husband To Release Books »

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While Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo are hitting fans with their best shots on their 35th Anniversary Summer tour, both musicians are exploring another passion: writing. Giraldo, 58, and Benatar, 61, are currently working on separate projects. He is writing an autobiography, and she’s working on a novel about the second coming of Jesus, as well as a cookbook. […]

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KFIX Rock News: Journey Keyboardist Talks Steve Perry, Band’s Future »

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Although former Journey frontman Steve Perry’s return to the stage recently — sitting in a few times with alternative rock band Eels – may not signal a full-time return to action for the singer, it has made at least one former bandmate happy. Longtime Journey keyboard player and songwriter Jonathan Cain, in an interview with journalist Michael Cavacini, says the stage is where Perry belongs. […]

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‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ shines »

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“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” is a remarkable follow-up to 2011’s “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.” Most sequels these days are rehashes of the same story told in a louder and more obnoxious way. “Dawn,” on the other hand, evolves: it builds on its predecessor and adapts to build a life […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 7/14/14 »

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A Profitable Harmonica Thanks for the harmonica you gave me for my birthday,” Little Johnny said to his Grandfather. “It’s the best present I ever got.” “That’s great,” said his Grandfather, “do you know how to play it?” “Oh, I don’t play it,” Little Johnny said. “My mom gives me a dollar a day not […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 7/14: Black Sabbath »

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Today, enjoy at least one song an hour from Black Sabbath on 96.9 “Like” KFIX on Facebook.

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KFIX Rock News: Converse Releases New Line Of Black Sabbath Chuck Taylors »

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Black Sabbath fans, there’s new footwear for you. The band has renewed its partnership with Converse and the result is a line of mosh-ready Chuck Taylors. The sneakers come in three models: Never Say Die and Sabbath Bloody Sabbath, each with the cover art from its respective album. Rounding out the three is Black Sabbath Live, […]

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Winners: Chicken Soup for the Soul Book with 99 KZ Country! »

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Win a Chicken Soup for the Soul Book with 99 KZ Country! We are giving away the Chicken Soup for the Soul book:  Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injuries. 101 Stories of Hope, Healing and Hard Work. Listen to Theresa Trapp July 7 – 11, 2014 for chances to call 785-628-2995 to win. Random callers will […]

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KFIX Rock News: Slash To Receive Gibson Guitar Legend Award »

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Slash will be honored this month when he becomes the first recipient of the Guitar Legend Award at the Gibson Brands AP Music Awards. The Gibson AP Music Awards will take place July 21 at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Other bands who are confirmed to appear at the event include Falling in […]

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