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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 4/10/14 »

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It took me seventeen years to get 3,000 hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course: Babe Ruth If you think it’s hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball: Jack Lemmon   Join fans of 99 KZ Country on Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/99KZCountry      

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KFIX Rock News: Aerosmith Slash Announce Summer Tour Dates »

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As expected, Aerosmith and ex-Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash revealed on Tuesday that they will hook up for a major joint North American trek this summer. The Let Rock Rule tour will kick off with a July 10 show in Wantagh, New York, and is scheduled to run all the way through a September 12 concert in Sydney, Nova […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 4/9/14 »

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Long Speech A man was giving a speech at his lodge meeting. He got a bit carried away and talked for over two hours. Finally, he realized what he was doing. “I’m sorry I talked so long,” he said. “I left my watch at home.” A voice from the back of the room said, “There’s […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: ACMs Move to Dallas Cowboys’ Stadium for 50th »

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The ACM Awards’ temporary move to North Texas for its 50th anniversary show was announced to the general public during Sunday night’s telecast (4/6). Long in the works, the move puts the show in the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium in Arlington April 19, 2015. Luke Bryan andBlake Shelton return to co-host the CBS-TV telecast, while the two-day Party For A Cause will […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Composer of “Dueling Banjos” Dies at 93 »

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) – The man who wrote “Dueling Banjos” has died. The Charlotte Observer reports Arthur Smith died Thursday at his home at the age of 93. Smith recorded a song called “Feudin’ Banjos” in 1955. The song was used in the film “Deliverance” but credited as “Dueling Banjos” and did not give any […]

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KFIX Rock News: The Who’s Pete Townshend Co-Writes & Sings New Song For TV Series »

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Three classic Who songs written by Pete Townshend have been used as the themes to CBS’ trio of CSI crime-drama series, but now, for the first time, Townshend has helped create a song specifically for a TV show. Billboard reports that a tune titled “It Must Be Done” co-written and performed by the legendary rocker will be featured in the April 30 […]

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‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ a resounding success »

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe is a fascinating organism — each separate Marvel franchise touches and interweaves with the others. In the case of “Captain America: The Winter Solider,” that universe is shaken to its core. “The Winter Solider” picks up after the events of “The Avengers” and continues with unabated force. There are Helicarrier’s (aircraft […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Darius Rucker Sang at Championship Game »

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Darius Rucker got a reminder of his past when he took the floor to sing the national anthem at last night’s NCAA men’s basketball championship game. As he was being introduced, one fan at Cowboys Stadium shouted out “Hootie!” Before turning to country music, Rucker was the frontman for Hootie and […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 4/8/14 »

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Just Ask Me On a flight to Florida, Mary was preparing notes for one of the parent education seminars she conducted. The elderly woman sitting next to Mary explained that she was returning to Miami after having spent two weeks visiting her 6 children, 18 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren in Boston. Then she inquired what […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Artists for ACM’s “Salute to the Troops” »

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Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, the Eli Young Band and Rascal Flatts have been added to the performance lineup for Monday’s (4/7) ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute To The Troops taping in Las Vegas. Craig Morgan, retired Navy SEALMarcus Luttrell, Criminal Minds‘ Joe Mantegna, Entertainment Tonight‘sNancy O’Dell and The Talk‘s Sheryl Underwood will present. Performers previously announced include Dierks Bentley, Lee Brice, Luke Bryan, Merle Haggard, Hunter Hayes, Toby Keith, Kellie Pickler, […]

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KFIX Rock News: KISS, Stevie Nicks, Others To Perform On “Tonight Show” This Week »

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They might as well rename it “The Rock and Roll Hall of Fallon.” The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this week will celebrate the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2014 by featuring some of the new honorees and one veteran Hall member who is performing at this year’s induction ceremony. On Monday, Hall & Oates singer John Oates will […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 4/7/14 »

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Choose Your Cheese Sean stopped by a sandwich shop one afternoon and placed his order with the girl at the counter. She rattled off a list of condiments, but he stopped her when she asked if he wanted white cheese or yellow. “What’s the difference?” Sean asked. “Hello?” replied the girl, sighing and rolling her […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: 2014 ACM Winners »

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LAS VEGAS (AP) – George Strait has staying power. He won the Academy of Country Music entertainer of the year last night, 25 years after he won it for the first time. Strait says he always said he has the best fans in the world and since fans voted for the award, he rests his […]

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