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KFIX Rock News: Murder-For-Hire Charge Dropped Against AC/DC Drummer »

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UNDATED (AP) – New Zealand prosecutors have done an about-face and dropped a murder-for-hire charge against AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd. Officials tell The Associated Press the charge has been dropped due to issues with the sufficiency of the evidence against Rudd. Three lesser charges against Rudd remain. Those include threatening to kill and possession of […]

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KFIX Rock News: Led Zeppelin Reissues Debut At #7 & #12 On Billboard Chart »

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Back in June, the first installment of Led Zeppelin’s reissue campaign made a big splash on the Billboard 200, with the three releases — Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II and Led Zeppelin — debuting, respectively, at #7, #9 and #10 on the tally. Now, the initiative’s second wave — featuring Led Zeppelin IV and Houses […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 11/6/14 »

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Children and Allergies A little girl was wearing one of those Medical Alert bracelets. Someone asked her what the bracelet was for. She replied, “I’m allergic to nuts and eggs.” The person asked, “Are you allergic to cats?” The little girl said, “I don’t know… I don’t eat cats.”   Join fans of 99 KZ […]

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KFIX Rock News: AC/DC Drummer Charged In Murder Plot »

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WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been charged in New Zealand with attempting to procure murder. Rudd is also charged with threatening to kill and with possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. He made a brief appearance in court today and is out on bail. One of the conditions of his bail […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: 2014 CMA Award Winners »

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NASHVILLE (AP) – The Grammys snubbed Luke Bryan, but the Country Music Association sure didn’t. Bryan was named entertainer of the year at the CMA Awards last night in Nashville. He’s never won a CMA before. He thanked everyone he could think of before getting tongue-tied and blurted out, “We’re gonna have a good time […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Blake Shelton in Favorite Male Artist Category of People’s Choice Awards »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Maroon 5, One Direction and One Republic will compete for favorite group at the People’s Choice Awards. Beyoncé, Iggy Azalea, Katy Perry, Sia and Taylor Swift are nominated for favorite female artist. Blake Shelton, Ed Sheeran, John Legend, Pharrell Williams and Sam Smith will face off for favorite […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Blake Shelton Performs for Military, Makes Pepsi Commercial »

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) – Blake Shelton’s thank-you concert for the military will be incorporated into a Pepsi commercial. Shelton performed Monday at the Lexington Museum on the Bay in Corpus Christi, Texas, for military veterans. Pepsi says the show will be part of a 60-second commercial that will run during the Seahawks-49ers game on […]

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KFIX Rock News: Ozzy Osbourne Says He’ll Continue Solo Work After Black Sabbath »

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Black Sabbath may be hanging it up after one more album and one more tour, but Ozzy Osbourne says that he will continue to write solo albums. “I’ve been not doing my solo stuff for quite a while now — I’ve been touring with Sabbath, so I just wanted to let everybody know I haven’t […]

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Winner: Giveaway to see Hank Williams, Jr. Live in Vegas with Real Country, 99 KZ Country »

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Congratulations to Lisa Steinbrenner!!     Real Country is  teaming up with CheapOair and Spirit Airlines and giving away two tickets to Las Vegas so one lucky winner and guest can see Hank Williams Jr. live! Grand Prize Trip for 2 includes: – Roundtrip airfare to Las Vegas on Spirit Airlines – 3 days, 2 […]

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KFIX Rock News: U2 To Play Week-Long Residency On “The Tonight Show” »

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“They were our very first musical guest here on The Tonight Show and now they’ll be returning for an entire week,” Fallon declared. “That’s right, U2 is coming back…It all starts Monday, November 17.” The host also revealed that the show has “all sorts of fun stuff planned” involving the band. U2’s first appearance on […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 11/5/14 »

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Greeting Card Selection A little boy was carefully reading all the greeting cards at the store. After a few minutes the clerk asked, “What is it you’re looking for? Happy Birthday? Get Well Soon? Happy Anniversary to your mom and dad?” The boy shook his head, “No.” “Then what kind of card is it that […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: CMA Awards Tonight on ABC »

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NASHVILLE (AP) – The entertainer of the year category at the Country Music Association Awards could come down to whether the voters are feeling sentimental or feeling girl power. George Strait retired from touring this year, and Miranda Lambert is one fierce female in the boys’ club of country music. Blake Shelton and Keith Urban […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: More Artists on “Nashville” »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Trisha Yearwood, Joe Nichols and The Band Perry will star as themselves on an upcoming episode of “Nashville.” The storyline focuses on the Country Music Association Awards. The episode airs November 19 on ABC.   Join fans of 99 KZ Country on Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/99KZCountry      

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