Category: Classic rock

Special election to replace MP Walorski | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

Congressman Jackie Walorski (R) IN District 2Photo: Walorski.House.gov UPDATE (August 10, 2022): INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – Voters will decide on a new congressman for northern Indiana in November. Governor Holcomb called a special election to replace Congresswoman Jackie Walorski in November. It will be election day. The special election will decide who will complete the […]

Shows at Ocean, Harrah’s offers laughter, magic and a touch of classic rock; Tropicana launches Japanese restaurant Ossu

Summer is when Atlantic City casinos have traditionally scheduled entertainment offerings that go beyond the standard single-night headliner bookings. Among them are three attractions that together span a wide artistic (and demographic) spectrum. Individually, each has a lot to recommend it: Magical mysterious doors At Ocean, the musical revue every Sunday afternoon (until September 4) […]

Indiana Distillery Presents Nostalgic Roasted Marshmallow Bourbon | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – An Indiana distillery with local ties has a playful new take on bourbon. Hotel Tango Distillery has just unveiled its latest offering – a nostalgic toasted marshmallow flavored bourbon. Hotel Tango Distillery, a veteran-owned brand that creates “premium and disciplined” spirits, has launched its “Shmallow Toasted Marshmallow Bourbon.” They invite you […]

Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance Program Applications Suspended | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority is suspending new applications for Indiana’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program. This is because the agency believes that all federal emergency rent assistance funds will soon be exhausted. They are still processing requests that were sent before the break. So far, $365 million has been […]

Classic rock legend postpones rest of tour due to COVID-19 diagnosis

Jesse Colin Young has been forced to postpone the remainder of his current US tour after testing positive for COVID-19. The veteran folk-rock singer/songwriter and former Youngbloods frontman’s diagnosis was announced via his official Facebook page on July 22, notifying fans that the remaining three shows of his Highway Troubadour tour would be postponed until […]

City wants feedback on historic northeast neighborhoods | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The City of Fort Wayne Neighborhood Planning and Activation Task Force, in coordination with the Northside, Forest Park and North Anthony Neighborhood Associations, is seeking input from residents, business owners and organizations in the region as part of a new neighborhood project. With input from the community, the new plan […]

From classic rock to Doo Wop and everything in between, the Rialto Theater Center releases its 2022/23 lineup

The Rialto Theater Center has released its 2022/23 lineup with 12 performances from national and international acts that are sure to offer something for everyone. The season kicks off at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, September 2 with Jarabe Mexicano. The band takes viewers through history with a variety of Mexican folk songs, Tex-Mex, Latin rock […]

Historicity of music | Never too young for classic rock: Harrisburg’s The Trade in business to perform | Music

You might think that a band playing classic rock would be made up of mature, experienced musicians who grew up during the glory days of Led Zeppelin, or who attended the multi-act rock concerts in 1970s stadiums, or who own complete collections of vinyl record albums from Ted Nugent, Aerosmith and AC/DC. An upstart quintet […]

Legal Services Available to Eligible Indiana Tenants | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) announced a partnership with the Indiana Bar Foundation, Inc. (IBF) to provide legal services to Hoosiers facing eviction. IBF responded to a request for proposal (RFP) and received $13.1 million to provide legal services to Hoosier tenants regarding […]

Bloomingdale’s Neighborhood Receives AARP Grant | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The Bloomingdale’s Neighborhood Association and Historic Wells Street Business Corridor are the recipients of the 2022 AARP Community Challenge Grant. The area that connects to downtown Fort Wayne has made great improvements in recent years. The Bloomingdale neighborhood hopes the grant will improve livability for residents and bring a greater […]

Iconic classic rock band America will play Wheeling |

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s Republic […]

James Rado, co-creator of classic rock musical ‘Hair’, dies at 90

James Rado, actor, playwright and director best known for creating (with collaborator Gerome Ragni) the groundbreaking 1967 production “Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical,” has died at age 90. A publicist and friend of Rado’s confirmed to The Associated Press that he died of cardiopulmonary arrest Tuesday in New York. “Hair”, with music by Galt […]

This Father’s Day weekend, treat him to live classic rock, the New Guild Theater and a pre-show dinner. | Create a more dynamic Menlo Park | Dana Hendrickson

By Dana Hendrickson Email Dana Hendrickson About this blog: I hope readers of my blog will join me and other members of the Menlo Park community in a collective effort to transform our downtown into a much more where residents enjoy much more positive experiences and… ( Continued) About this blog: I hope my blog […]

Mitch Daniels retires as chairman of Purdue | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

Mitch Daniels and Mung Chiang WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Mitch Daniels has one more year with Purdue. Daniels announced his retirement as university president on Friday. He has run Purdue since 2013 and is responsible for the university’s tuition freeze. Daniels went to Purdue after serving as governor of Indiana. His replacement, Mung Chiang, […]

Riverfront Phase II Moving Forward | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – On Wednesday, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry joined the City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division and community and neighborhood leaders to highlight development and investment plans continuous along the river. Phase II of Riverfront Public Space will continue Fort Wayne’s proactive efforts to revitalize its central waterfront by extending […]

In Buffalo, Townsquare’s WBUF swaps classic rock for active rock. | Story

Townsquare Media revived classic rock WBUF (92.9) as active rock on Friday, positioning it as “Buffalo’s Real Rock.” After 18 months of tackling classic Cumulus Media rocker “97 Rock” WGRF, the station now finds itself sandwiched between 97 Rock and its alternative sister station, “The Edge” WEDG (103.3). Townsquare’s “Free Beer & Hot Wings”, syndicated […]

Celebrating the New White Oak Drive Water Tower | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The city says efforts to add additional backup and improve reliability for more than 72,000 city utility water customers reached a major milestone on Wednesday. Neighborhood leaders and elected officials celebrated the installation of the newest utility water tower tank on White Oak Drive. At approximately 175 feet in the […]

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Perform Led Zeppelin Classic ‘Rock and Roll’ at 2022 Tour Kick-Off, Video

Robert Plante and Alison Krauss started on Climb the Roof Tour by performing at Marvin Sands Center for the Performing Arts in Canandaigua, New York. Nevertheless, during their presentation, they carried out various Led Zeppelin classics. The two artists relied on their joint albums Raise the roof and raise sand. However, they surprised fans by […]

Johnny Depp Returns To Classic Rock Cosplay After Amber Heard Trial, Sets New Album With Jeff Beck

Britain’s Johnny Depp – Credit: AP Johnny Depp returns to his classic rocker fantasies. After winning his libel case against ex-wife Amber Heard, the musician made an appearance at Jeff Beck’s concert in Gateshead, England, where the guitarist said his new album with Depp would arrive this summer. “I met this guy five years ago […]

Councilor Tucker Announces Second Entrepreneurial Competition | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Wayne City Councilwoman Sharon Tucker announced the upcoming Activate SouthEast (PASE) Fort Wayne project, an innovative program designed to engage and enable entrepreneurs to locate their service businesses in the southeast quadrant of Fort Wayne. town. The PASE Fort Wayne program has two components: workshops and training preparation, and […]

Cannibal Corpse + Deicide Members Drop New Classic Rock Song

The members of Cannibal Corpse and Deicide first started discussing a rock supergroup called Umbilicus in the summer of 2020, and they just released their first-ever single, a classic rock track called “Hello Future.” Umbilicus features Cannibal Corpse’s Paul Mazurkiewicz on drums, Deicide’s Taylor Nordberg on guitar, Anarchus bassist Vernon Blake and Fore vocalist Brian […]

Format matters: more stations switching to classic rock and contemporary Christian. | Narrative

Whether it’s year-over-year or year-to-date trends, things are looking up for classic rock and contemporary Christianity, both with more stations than there were. is one year old, and adding more every month so far in 2022, based on Indoor Radiothe Format Counts monthly monitor of US stations. Compared to April 2021, Classic Rock has the […]

Live music programming: strings, blues and classic rock this week

Photo by Christina Wnek Palaver ropes8 p.m. Thursday. State Theater, 609 Congress St., Portland, $18, $25 reserved seats, $5 students. palaverstrings.org/eventsPalaver Strings is a musician-led string ensemble whose mission is to empower and inspire community through music. The Welcome Home – Music and Stories of Welcome in Maine show tours eight locations in Maine, and […]

Exciting week of classic rock shows at the Ridgefield Playhouse including The Zombies, Candlebox, Blue Oyster Cult and The Gilmour Project

Great seats just released for an exciting week of classic rock performances at the Ridgefield Playhouse fueled by the Pepsi Rock Series driven by North American Motor Car. Saturday April 30, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. – The zombies will bring new music never heard before and perform their timeless classic hits from the past 60 […]

Exciting week before classic rock shows at the Ridgefield Playhouse including The Zombies, Candlebox, Blue Oyster Cult and The Gilmour Project

Great seats just released for an exciting week of classic rock performances at the Ridgefield Playhouse fueled by the Pepsi Rock Series driven by North American Motor Car. Saturday April 30, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. – The zombies will bring new music never heard before and perform their timeless classic hits from the past 60 […]

Bat Out of Hell keeps audiences spinning with classic rock and visual spectacle

The rock musical Bat Out of Hell roared onto the Aberdeen stage and entertained with a high-octane theatrical experience. The award-winning hit show features the greatest hits from Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf and is at His Majesty’s Theater until Saturday. A combination of classic rock songs and a unique visual spectacle ensures that audiences […]

Libby German’s grandmother reacts to interview transcripts | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

(Left) Liberty Rose Lynn “Libby” German, 14, (Right) Abigail Joyce “Abby” Williams, 13 (Courtesy Indiana State Police) UPDATE (April 13, 2022): DELPHI, Ind. (ADAMS) – Libby German’s grandmother says she is shocked to learn that the suspect linked to the ‘Anthony Shots’ social media profile was one of the last people to speak with her […]

CPRA Board of Directors Receives Facilities Master Plan | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Changes may be coming to your local library branch. The Allen County Public Library Board met in special session Thursday afternoon to formally receive recommendations from the Bostwick Design Partnership regarding upgrades to CPRA facilities. The meeting was open to the public and can be viewed later on CPRA’s YouTube […]

Classic Rock, By The Numbers, Part 2: WODE from Allentown and KQDS Top Markets 51-100 and 101+ from Duluth. | Narrative

Welcome to the jungle. Indoor RadioThe look at the top rated stations in classic rock continues with the day 2 edition of “In numbers”, focused on the 51-100 and 101-forward markets. The ranking, exclusive to Indoor Radio from Nielsen Media, are based on the average quarter-hour share among people 12 and older Monday through Friday […]

Classic Rock, By The Numbers: St. Lou’s KSHE, Cleveland’s WNCX Rule Markets 1-25 and 26-50. | Narrative

It’s been at least 40 years since the classic rock format first appeared in markets like Chicago and Cleveland, 35 years since its arrival in most major markets thanks to format pioneers such as Fred Jacobs and Gary Guthrie, and 20 years since its national audience share surpassed that of traditional rock album. This week, […]

Homesafe Closes The Curtains For Its 19th Annual Classic Rock & Roll Party – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source

Guests on the dance floor Hundreds of guests enjoyed classic rock renditions and ’80s entertainment to support South Florida’s most vulnerable residents Boca Raton, Florida – Guests are calling for an encore after HomeSafe’s 19th Classic Rock & Roll Party on Saturday, March 26. The party brought together more than 300 HomeSafe supporters at the […]

Governor Holcomb Signs Unlicensed Transportation Legislation | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

UPDATE (March 22, 2022): Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb signs a bill that allows people to carry a handgun without a license. The bill was passed by lawmakers two weeks ago. Under the new law, possession of a handgun is still illegal for people already prohibited from possessing firearms. The Indiana State Police always encourages Hoosiers […]

Classic Rock Enthusiasts Stone Ax End Their ‘Stay Of Execution’ (First Album Stream)

Discover the first stone ax the album at the end of 2009 was a revelation; decades of individual and collective worship of classic rock had finally reached their logical conclusion. A band that could only exist in 1971 had crossed the Rubicon and entered the 21st century, bell-bottom and legged, emerging from a time machine […]

EM On Holiday’s new denim is inspired by classic rock and ’80s Powers ballads

On Repeat is a music series where NYLON interviews our favorite creatives (designers, artists, etc.) about the songs they can’t stop playing while they work. You’re going to want to add them to your playlists and streaming platforms ASAP. EM On Holiday, formerly known as Holiday The Label, is expanding into a new category just […]

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